Lahore, January 22: Some activists of the Ismlami Jamiat – e – Talaba (IJT) harassed and assaulted a student of belonging to Gilgit – Baltistan at hostel number 16 of the Punjab University yesterday night.
Tens of students of GB studying at the university gathered in front of the hostel protested against the administration’s inability to nab the alleged offenders. After the administration’s silence the infuriated students blocked the Canal Road for an hour in protest. A contingent of police arrived and after negotiations an FIR was lodged against the IJT activists on charges of terrorism and murder attempt.
The students staged a protest demonstration in front of the office of PU vice chancellor and demanded immediate action against the culprits. The VC has, reportedly, assured the protesters that the culprits will be expelled from the university.