Talking to media, a student said that Ahtisham who is pursuing bachelors in Medical Imaging Technology (BMIT) was admitted at Sharda hospital after he was thrashed.
“A group of students ruthlessly beat up Ahtesham, leaving him badly injured,” he said. After the attack on Ahtisham, the Kashmiri students are feeling insecure in the University.
Another student said that the local students were asking them to show their identity. “We have kept ourselves confined to the varsity premises. We are not feeling safe in Shardah University now,” he said.
A University official confirmed the incident, saying they were ascertaining the details.
Later, In occupied Kashmir, illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has condemned the brutal assault on a Kashmiri student at Nioda near Indian capital Delhi in which the said student has sustained grave injuries.
Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said Kashmiri student, Ahtisham, was assaulted by goons near Sharda University where he is perusing education. He was beaten ruthlessly while police were watching silently.
He said that it was not first time when a Kashmiri faced brutal Indian face but part of a larger war that India and media had started against Kashmiris. He said that Kashmiris were being pushed to the wall by India and fanatic goons working at the orders of their political masters and attacking Kashmiris.
If Indian authorities failed to stop these heinous attacks Kashmiris will be left with no option but to launch a full-fledged agitation against it, the JKLF chairman added
Meanwhile, the JKLF chairman paid rich tributes to martyr Manzoor Ahmad Butt on his martyrdom day. Manzoor Ahmad Butt was the younger brother of Shaheed father of Muhammad Maqbool Butt and embraced martyrdom on 4th October, 1995.