Agra, Jan. 15 -- Vice-Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Professor Tariq Mansoor has decided to lodge an FIR against the Aligarh police for alleged excesses against students of the university on the night of December 15, a spokesperson for the university said on Tuesday.

"Vice-chancellor Tariq Mansoor has stated that the police was called inside the AMU premises on the night of December 15 just to clear the passage between Bab-e-Syed gate and VC Lodge by dispersing the crowd. However, the police exceeded in action and entered the campus, especially Morrison Court and thrashed students and damaged belongings. Thus, to raise voice against police high-handedness, an FIR would be lodged against the Aligarh police," AMU spokesperson ...