Lawyers assault Kanhaiya Kumar in court

New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar was assaulted by lawyers when he was entering a Patiala House court room here on Wednesday, witnesses said.


Kanhaiya Kumar was brought to the court since he is facing a sedition charge.

He was escorted to the court by a posse of police personnel.

His arrest has triggered a political storm.

On Monday, lawyers had assaulted mediapersons and JNU students inside the Patiala House court complex, which is located in the heart of Delhi.

Kanhaiya Kumar sent to judicial custody till March 2

New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested on sedition charges, was on Wednesday sent to judicial custody till March 2.

Metropolitan Magistrate Lovleen gave the ruling after Delhi Police said it did not need the president of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) any more for interrogation.

Kanhaiya Kumar, from the CPI-affiliated All India Students Federation (AISF), was arrested on February 12 on charges of raising anti-India slogans during a meeting on Kashmir in the campus.


  1. Mr. Modi must leave for another world tour after the very colorful “made in India” show at Mumbai. He is too gracious to keep his mouth very tight even while watching the proven rowdism of the party lawyers holding the weapons of back and neck breaking tools.

    It used to be the jobless street goons, but now the educated law keepers are marching with street rowdies. Foreigners, invest in the very peaceful India to have a very high yield with 100% ownership. The investors may have to face the same lawyers some day.

  2. While I have no sympathy towards anti-national elements calling for India’s destruction, the actions of these lawyers are also highly uncalled for. Nobody has the right to engage in physical violence. Whoever assaulted this ‘student leader’ should face the consequences.

  3. Dear readers,

    Then it is ‘Vibrant Godhra’ where kavi clad uneducated hindu zealot went ruckus with pre-listed hit list with Trishul,swords,gas canister.

    Now in ‘Make in India’ educated black jacket wore lawyers resort to hooliganism to demonstrate the patriotism.

    1. Act in a dignified manner
    2. Respect the court
    3. Not communicate in private
    4. Refuse to act in an illegal manner towards the opposition
    5. Refuse to represent clients who insist on unfair means
    6. Appear in proper dress code
    7. Refuse to appear in front of relations
    8. Not to wear bands or gowns in public places
    9. Not represent establishments of which he is a member
    10. Not appear in matters of pecuniary interest
    11. Not stand as surety for client

    It is shame that ‘Bar council of India’ is maintained absolute silence on those lawyers who break the ethics of profession.What is the difference between lawyer who representing criminal and one act like criminal?

    Sabka saath,sabka vikas now is taking to the streets.Acche din ka antim samskar nearer.

    Jai hind

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