JNU students protest outside MHRD against fee hike, reduction in PhD, MPhil seats

A group of students from Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and other universities on Saturday took out a protest march outside the Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) against a number of issues. Carrying placards, the protestors demanded that the ministry revoke the decisions to hike university fees and their decision to reduce the number of seats in MPhil and PhD courses. They also demanded that the students arrested from Panjab University should also be released. Few days back, the campus of Panjab University had witnessed a violent clash between the police and the students following which few students were arrested.