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Massive protests in Delhi's Jamia Nagar after student injured by armed man

Massive protests erupted in the area after the incident with hundreds of agitated people gathering near the university, breaking barricades and clashing with police personnel

Police detain the unidentified man after he brandished a gun and injured a student outside the Jamia Millia Islamia university in New Delhi
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Police detain the unidentified man after he brandished a gun and injured a student outside the Jamia Millia Islamia university in New Delhi

Press Trust of India New Delhi
Tension spiralled in Jamia Nagar on Thursday after a man fired a pistol at a group of anti-CAA protesters, injuring a Jamia Millia Islamia student before walking away while waving the firearm above his head and shouting "Yeh lo aazadi" amid heavy police presence in the area.

Massive protests erupted in the area after the incident with hundreds of agitated people gathering near the university, breaking barricades and clashing with police personnel.

The man was subsequently overpowered by police and detained. He was taken into custody and was being interrogated, police said.

The entire drama, which triggered panic in the

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First Published: Jan 30 2020 | 5:41 PM IST

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