Policemen stand guard outside the high court during the bail hearing of Kanhaiya Kumar, a Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student union leader who was arrested for sedition, in New Delhi, India, February 24, 2016. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Two Indian university students were arrested Wednesday and face sedition charges after they surrendered following protests in New Delhi where anti-India slogans were allegedly shouted, police said.Rajan Bhagat, New Delhi police spokesman, said the two were questioned and arrested Wednesday.After Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya surrendered Tuesday night, police are still looking for three other students from the prestigious university who have been missing for more than a week and presumed to be in hiding.Thousands of protesters from New Delhi's two main universities marched near Parliament Tuesday, demanding Kumar's immediate release and accusing supporters of the ruling Hindu nationalist party of creating political turmoil in the universities by leveling the anti-India charges.
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