Bollywood celebrities joins protest against JNU attacks.
Bollywood celebrities joins protest against JNU attacks. Sunday evening saw a rise in violence against students in India, weeks after the mishandling of protestors against the CAA made headlines around the world. Again, a number of celebs are using their platform to speak out, including Taapsee Pannu, Swara Bhasker and Zoya Akhtar.
Following the attack, thousands of students across India came out in solidarity to protest against the gut-wrenching incident with demands for swift and strict action against the culprits. Many celebrities also joined the students on Monday, reported Pinkvilla
The protest, held at Carter Road in Delhi, attracted strong crowds in the thousands. Filmmakers Anurag Kashyap and Anubhav Sinha who have been very vocal against the current socio-political climate in India, also waved India’s tri-coloured flag as a sign of protest.