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AMU violence: Allahabad HC accepts NHRC recommendation to initiate action against errant police, compensate injured students
Among other recommendations, the NHRC has also recommended that the police and other law enforcement agencies be sensitised " to show utmost professionalism" when tackling law and order situations.
The Allahabad High Court on Monday ordered that “suitable action” be taken against delinquent police officers found to have indulged in “unnecessarily caning” students of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and damaging vehicles during student protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 in December (Mohd. Aman Khan vs UOI and ors.).