Five students of Assam University, Silchar, have posted a video on Facebook, urging the people of the state to refrain from sharing hateful content online and instead exercise peace and restraint. “It has come to our notice that some divisive comments were made against Assamese students studying at Assam University. At Assam University, students from different communities have been studying together in the past and will do so in the future. In Imphal, the All Manipur Students’ Union (Amsu) criticised chief minister N. Biren Singh and his council of ministers for not raising their voices against the bill. The Manipur Students’ Federation, Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur, Kangleipak Students’ Association, Students’ Union of Kangleipak and Apunba Irreipakki Maheirosing Singpanglup also hoisted black flags at their offices.
Source: The Telegraph January 12, 2019 19:18 UTC