Narrating their ordeal the students told ANI that they wish to discuss the issue with the Vice-Chancellor (VC) but he has been abstaining from initiating talks on the matter.

JNU students have been protesting against the fee increase and new hostel manual which also includes provisions on dress code and curfew timings since October 28.

A clash had broken out between lawyers and cops over an alleged parking issue at Tis Hazari court on November 2, in which several police officials and lawyers were injured.

The police personnel are holding a protest outside the Delhi Police headquarters. Due to the agitation, the Delhi Traffic Police said that traffic movement is closed in the carriageway from ITO towards Laxmi Nagar.

Delhi Police personnel hold a protest outside Police Head Quarters (PHQ) in New Delhi on Tuesday, against the clash that broke out between police and lawyers at Tis Hazari Court on 2nd November.

Lawyers shout slogans against Delhi Police during a protest march from the Supreme Court of India to India Gate, in New Delhi on Monday.

According to reports, gunshots were also heard during the scuffle. One lawyer injured and admitted to hospital. A vehicle has been set ablaze at the premises.

Air pollution in the national capital has spiked in the past few days causing smog across the region. The cause of the pollution spike is believed to be the bursting of crackers on Diwali and stubble burning in neighbouring Punjab and Haryana.

The party appeals to the people across the country to come forward and make the arrogant Government listen to their voice

In less than two months, it is the second time the activist has been attacked. Sham was earlier attacked on August 29 by masked men carrying baseball bats and knives in Kowloon district.