21 university students arrested for engaging in a 'Sathyagraha' in front of the Ministry of Higher Education

Sunday, 01 March 2020 - 8:18


Twenty-one university students, including two Buddhist monks, have been arrested for engaging in a  'Sathyagraha' in front of the Ministry of Higher Education.

The Police Media Division stated that they have been arrested on charges of violating court orders and violating the National Thoroughfares Act.

The Inter University Students Federation (IUSF) launched this Sathyagraha on the 27th of this month based on several demands including a demand to end of student repression.