When reports emerged of lawyers having assaulted JNU Students' Union head Kanhaiya Kumar in the Patiala House Court complex on February 17, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi had dismissed them. He claimed the policemen had successfully protected the JNU student from the violent lawyers.
But now a video has emerged of Kumar speaking about how he was assaulted in the court complex. And the revelations are shocking.
Here are the highlights from the 4 minute video:
Here is the video of Kanhaiya narrating the entire incident:
Meanwhile, when the police was questioned on how they allowed the lawyers to enter the premises knowing that there was a Supreme Court order banning protests, the police claim that they thought the lawyers were linked to Kanhaiya.
Delhi Police to SC panel's question: Don't know how attackers entered room, they claimed to be lawyers of accused https://t.co/KRkcLnv8iv— CNN-IBN News (@ibnlive) February 27, 2016
(Feature Image Source: PTI)