Two arrested in Jadavpur molestation case

Two arrested in Jadavpur molestation case

Two arrested in Jadavpur molestation case

Two Jadavpur University students were arrested Saturday in connection to the alleged molestation of a woman student of the varsity last month, police said.

"Nikhil Das, a student of third year civil engineering and Sonu Kumar, of second year, mechanical engineering stream, were arrested Saturday at Lalbazar police headquarters at 6 p.m.," Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) P. K. Ghosh told IANS.

Students have been demonstrating to demand removal of Vice Chancellor Abhijit Chakrabarty since Sep 17 when university authorities allegedly ordered a police crackdown to break up a peaceful sit-in for an independent investigation into the alleged molestation of a woman student inside a hostel last month.