10 Percent of JNU Students are ‘Troublemakers’, says VC

Jawaharlal Nehru University Vice-chancellor Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit stated that 10% JNU students are ‘troublemakers’. As they think the university is the way to their political career. The rest of the students are not much politically engaged. 

Further, VC says the campus is not the place for violence or the path to becoming politicians. If they are this interested they should go outside and participate in elections. Though, the university remains active in politics. 

Table of Contents

Who thought university for political careers are in jail: JNU

Vice-Chancellor Pandit said, “10% of university students are involved in creating trouble. They think the campus is for building their political career but it’s not.” In addition, Pandit stated, “The University is the graveyard of political careers. Because as you know the last time it happened, those JNU students are in jail.”

IIT Bombay to offer a mandatory course on caste awareness

She complains about why such students are wasting their prime time. If they want to build a career in politics, they may go fight and fight elections. After all, India is a democratic country. “You students come here to study and learn. And, you are coming from a marginalized background. Thus, your families rely on you and have some hopes for you,” she added.

JNU students’ involvement in Delhi Riots 2020

Several alumni who thought university was a political path for them are in jail. They are arrested under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) for their alleged involvement in the 2020 Delhi riots conspiracy case. Students include Sharjeel Imam, Umar Khalid, Natasha Narwal, Kanhaiya Kumar and Devangana Kalita. Except for Umar Khalid and Sharjeel Imam, others got bailed. 

In recent years, many incidents of violence have been observed. The most recent is in April 2022, two groups of students clashed at the campus Kaveri Hostel. Because of allegedly serving non-vegetarian food on Ram Navami in the mess. 

Delhi Government launches AI CENTRE AT NSUT

Furthermore, a masked mob stormed the varsity and targeted students belonging to three hostels on 5 January 2020. They bashed windows and furniture with stones, rods, and sticks. Moreover, over 28 people (including JNU Students’ Union president Aishe Ghosh were wounded. 



Nishu Malik

Purely Introvert but extrovert when working as a wordsmith

Recent Posts

High Court approved CLAT score for DU Law admissions

DU Law admissions: On Monday, September 18, in the interim order the Delhi High Court… Read More

2 weeks ago

Faculty of Law Initiated Sustainable Paperless Election Campaign

Election campaigns always come with environmental issues and it has become an important issue. And,… Read More

2 weeks ago

DU NCWEB 4th Cut-Off List 2023 Released | Check Here

DU NCWEB 4th Cut-Off List: University of Delhi released the fourth cut-off list on 13… Read More

3 weeks ago

Motilal & NIIT Foundation offering Skill Development Courses | Register Now

The Skill Development Cell of Motilal Nehru College, University of Delhi has launched two skill… Read More

3 weeks ago

Expert Nursing Care at Your Doorstep: The Professional Aspect of Home Injections

The healthcare industry has undergone a tremendous transition recently, with a greater focus on patient-centered… Read More

4 weeks ago

Unlocking the Secret to Luscious Locks: A Comprehensive Guide to Men’s Hair Care

In grooming and self-care, hair plays a significant role in shaping a man's appearance. A… Read More

4 weeks ago