The incident of attacks on the African students are unfortunate : Sushma Sawaraj


External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will create an impression in Parliament one week from now on the assaults on Nigerian students in Greater Noida. This comes a day after Nigeria summoned the Indian High Commissioner in the nation.

Nigeria had requested that India guarantee the prompt capture and prosecution of those mindful. In a progression of assaults since Monday, no less than five Nigerian students were attacked by hordes in Greater Noida in the National Capital Region.

“The occurrence of assaults on the African students are disastrous. Sushma Swaraj addressed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The matter is being tested,” Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said in Lok Sabha.

The assaults were additionally brought up in parliament Wednesday, with individuals in the Rajya Sabha calling for solid judgment.

Ms Swaraj will put forth the expression on April 5.

Three students were assaulted by a huge gathering that had taken out a protest march on Monday evening over the passing of a 17-year-old schoolboy, Manish Khatri, supposedly of a drug overdose. The assailants charged that Nigerians in the area were in charge of the drug problem.

In second assault a similar night, a Nigerian student was ambushed by a horde inside the Ansal Plaza shopping center. In to a great degree exasperating film got on cell phone, the student is beaten with a steel dustbin and stools, and over and again punched and kicked by the assailants.

The Nigerian government has purportedly communicated worry that its students were beaten and “a large number of them genuinely harmed” given the “amazing connection between the two nations.”

Five individuals were detained for the assaults.