Police stop demonstrators during a protest against the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) outside the university campus in New Delhi, India, February 15, 2016. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee
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Groups of students, journalists and teachers gathered for protests in the Indian capital Tuesday after a student union leader's arrest and subsequent violence by Hindu nationalists.Police cordons blocked right-wing Hindu organizations that support the BJP from entering the campus of Jawaharlal Nehru University Tuesday, where thousands of students have been protesting for days.Few JNU students attended classes in New Delhi Monday amid a university call to strike.On Tuesday, the students were joined by JNU teachers for their demonstration inside the gated, university campus to demand Kumar's release.Most university classes were still suspended, according to PhD science student Pamchui, who goes by one name.
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