Many student union bodies of various universities in New Delhi on Wednesday have collaborated to organize a citizens’ march from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar, standing in favor, against the farmers’ protest at their borders.
The student activists of student union bodies like AISA, SFI, AISF, DSF, NSUI, CYSS, AIPWA carrying posters, banners, placards, have gathered at Mandi House in support of farmers protest.
Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University, Jamia Millia Islamia University, and Delhi University have gathered to raise slogans against the Union government in solidarity with the protesting farmers against the three farm laws. The activists of AISA, SFI, AISF, DSF, NSUI, CYSS, AIPWA, and AICCTU, carrying posters, banners, and placards, have met at Mandi House for the “citizens” march for farmers” till Jantar Mantar.
However, a senior police officer said they will not be permitted to march till Jantar Mantar as prohibitory orders under CrPC Section 144 were in force in the area. Roads near Mandi House were closed and traffic movement was affected and Police personnel stood in formation to block progress.