In the latest revelation in relation to the Jamia University violence, on 15th December 2019, CCTV footage suggests that the Delhi Police allegedly assaulted students in riot gear, entered the university’s reading hall and beat up students who were studying, with lathis.
The Jamia Coordination Committee has released this CCTV footage. It allegedly depicts the assault on students in the University library, by police personnel and paramilitary forces. This happened amidst anti-CAA protests in the area.
The video, tweeted by the Jamia Coordination Committee, alleges that the police entered the library on the first floor of the MA/MPhil section. The time-stamp on the CCTV footage shows the cops entering at 6:08 pm and purportedly hitting blows on unarmed students.