Afghan students in JNU seek an extension of visa; not keen on going back

Afghan students pursuing studies in India fear returning to their homeland

New Delhi: The turmoil in Afghanistan caused due to the advancement and taking over of the already war-torn nation by the Taliban has repercussions across the world.

The plight of the Afghan students pursuing their academic courses in India has become a point of concern of late. Around 22 students are studying at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) at the moment. And, all of them are seeking visa extensions as none of them want to go back to what once used to be their homeland.

Afghan students want to stay back in India during Taliban rule

As they look forward to getting their visas extended through their academic courses, it turns out to be a problematic situation brewing for the students and the university administration.

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