New Delhi, Nov. 21 -- Following weeks of protest over the hostel fee hike, students' union members of Jawaharlal Nehru University on Wednesday met the high-powered committee appointed by the ministry of human resources development (MHRD) at Shastri Bhawan to discuss the issue.

However, students made it clear that they would not call off their strike till the new hostel manual is revoked and action is taken against violation of norms and procedures in the functioning of JNU.

JNU students' union (JNUSU) president Aishe Ghosh said four central panel members of the students' union and 31 elected councillors met the three-member committee and shared their concerns over what they described as the "repeated violations of the statutory provisions...