Srinagar, December 19, 2019 (PPI-OT): Indian police arrested a Kashmiri student in Indian state Rajasthan over a social media post on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act. Mudassir Lone, a third-year B-Tech student at S S College of Engineering in Udaipur had updated his Instagram status on Tuesday.
His senior, Imran Manzoor told media that some students asked Mudassir to take the post down and apologise but he refused. “Then on Wednesday evening, when he went outside the college, some students asked him to apologise. He denied. The students then manhandled him.” Subsequently, Lone was summoned by the warden. The local police and the MD (of the college) took him inside a room… The police then tortured him and took him away,” Manzoor said.
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