New Delhi: Indian authorities have booked Kashmiri intellectual and former lecturer of Delhi University, Professor Syed Abdur Rehman (SAR) Gilani and the JNU students union President, Kanhaiya Kumar under sedition charges.
Cases to this effect have been registered in connection with an event held in New Delhi to mark the martyrdom anniversary of Kashmiri martyr, Muhammad Afzal Guru, on February 9.
Delhi police claimed that SAR Gilani was booked as he was the main organiser of the event.
“Kanhaiya Kumar has been arrested,” a senior police official said.
Two policemen in plain clothes came to the JNU campus on Friday and picked up Kumar for questioning.