The Delhi Fee for Girls (DCW) has issued a discover to the town police and DU’s Indraprastha Faculty for Girls over alleged harassment of ladies college students throughout a university fest.
The DCW stated it has been reported that some males entered the faculty in the course of the fest and harassed the scholars. Some males additionally allegedly tried to enter a hostel meant for lady college students, it stated.
The panel requested the Delhi Police to supply a duplicate of the FIR registered together with the small print of these arrested within the case. It additionally sought particulars of safety preparations made by the Delhi Police and the faculty authorities in the course of the fest.
The fee additional sought a proof for the lapse in safety in the course of the fest together with particulars of motion taken in opposition to these discovered accountable. It has requested the faculty and police to supply copies of communication made on this connection.
The DCW has additionally sought an action-taken report by April 3.
DCW chief Swati Maliwal termed the incident “extraordinarily unlucky” and stated, “Now we have seen a lot of circumstances previously whereby lady college students have been harassed by delinquent components who’ve forcibly entered schools, particularly throughout fests.”
“I’ve issued notices to the Delhi Police and the faculty authorities. The accused have to be arrested instantly and motion must be taken in opposition to individuals accountable for lapse in safety. Delhi Police and Delhi College should work collectively to make sure that such incidents by no means occur once more,” she stated.
Police stated throughout “Pageant Shurti” at IP Faculty for Girls, some overzealous college students tried to enter the establishment. Within the course of, there was stress on the gates and among the college students fell down whereas some others acquired injured, they stated.
Seven folks — all Delhi College college students — have been detained and arrests will probably be made based mostly on CCTV footage or proof, they added.
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