Fascists in control of our nation: Rahul Gandhi on the violence of JNU

NEW DELHI: leader Rahul Gandhi He expressed shock at the violence at Jawaharlal Nehru University () on Sunday night and said it was a reflection of fear that the fascists in control of our nation have of the students.

The brutal attack on JNU students and teachers by masked thugs, which has left many seriously injured, is shocking. The fascists who control our nation fear the voices of our brave students. The violence today in JNU is a reflection of that fear, he said in a tweet.

Violence broke out at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Sunday night after masked men armed with sticks attacked students and teachers and damaged property on campus, which led the administration to call the police.

At least 18 people were injured and admitted to the Institute of Medical Sciences of All India (AIIMS). The president of the JNU Student Union, Aishe Ghosh, suffered a head injury.

The leftist control and the ABVP blamed each other for the violence that continued for almost two hours.