Lucknow, Oct 21: The annual elections of the Aligarh Muslim University Students’ Union will be held on November 3.The results will be declared on the same day.
Aligarh Muslim University has been in the news recently after over 1,200 Kashmiri students of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) have threatened to leave the campus if sedition charges against three of the students were not dropped.
The row erupted after some students of AMU reportedly held prayer meetings for Manan Bashir Wani, a 27-year-old PhD student who had quit the university to join militant ranks in the Valley. On Thursday, Wani was killed in an encounter with the security forces in Shatgund village in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
Kashmiri students stated that they will surrender their degrees if the administration will not revoke the actions taken against a few students.Police have filed an FIR against Wasim Malik, Abdul Mir, and one unnamed person.