"Would like to request VK Singh ji to help us procure an Army tank so that we can put it on display in the university," said Jagdish Kumar, reported ANI.
Talking about the motive, he said that its presence will remind students of great sacrifice & valour of Indian Army.
"Presence of an Army tank will constantly remind students of great sacrifice & valour of Indian Army & defence forces," Kumar added.
- Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) was established in 1969 by an act of parliament.
- JNU was named after Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first Prime Minister.
- G. Parthsarthi was the first vice-chancellor of the university.