Students strike called off at Jammu University
Jammu April 04: The ongoing strike by some students in the University of Jammu has been called off after the Negotiating Team constituted by the University today had discussions with the representatives of the striking students representing various student groups. The members of the Committee and the student representatives unanimously agreed that the current agitation had taken a shape that was extremely undesirable and had no direction and that it was in the interest of the entire University community and that it should be brought to an end as soon as possible.
The members of the Committee and the Students’ Representatives also agreed that the demand raised by the students with respect to University infrastructure and facilities were legitimate and the same should be provided in the shortest possible time.
Besides the various infrastructural facilities agreed upon, the members of the Negotiating Committee and the Students Representatives also agreed that the current agitation stands withdrawn and all efforts shall be made by the entire University community to ensure that classes and office work of the University be resumed at once.
Meanwhile, the University also revoked the suspension of five students who had been suspended after the incident in the office of DSW on March 23, 2018.