New Delhi, Feb 26: The Indian Army has urged the Centre not to let cops wear combat gear in Delhi.
The Army has written to the Defence ministry saying that the Home Ministry should issue instructions that combat gear should not be worn by Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) while being deployed to handle law and order situations or being deployed in urban areas affected by terrorism. The Army says that the surroundings do not demand such a requirement.
New Delhi, Feb 27: The Delhi police have launched a manhunt for 20 persons who were in the JNU campus on February 9 when anti national slogans were raised.
The 20 persons were identified on the basis of the 12 videos that the Delhi police have with them regarding the February 9 event which was organised to celebrate the martyrdom of Afzal Guru who was convicted for his role in the parliament attack.