The eviction comes two days after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced the national capital was going into a complete lockdown to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, which has already claimed over 13,000 lives worldwide.
This was the second consecutive day when the northeastern part of the national capital was engulfed by clashes and violence even as US President Donald Trump arrived on Monday evening on the main leg of his India visit.
The mediation talks come after the top court formed a panel, comprising Hegde, Sadhana and former Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah, to speak to demonstratoers and persuade them to shift their protest to another site.
The video is from December 15, Sunday, when the police had barged into the university campus and brutally assaulted students. Several students were injured and many were detained following police action.
There were undoubted shortcomings with Nehru-Liaquat Pact, 1950, especially with respect to the need for adequately rehabilitating refugee populations in the East, but the CAA, as it currently stands, is not the panacea.