In both the Gandhian and Aristotelian sense, the State is not defined in the narrow, modern sense of an agency possessing a monopoly over the legitimised use of coercive force. Rather, the State (that...
This ongoing controversy requires your urgent intervention, including the use of your legally defined powers as 'Visitor' in the university. In addition, as President, you are in a unique position to show the light to misguided students who are calling for the disintegration of the nation at a university which strives for the exact opposite. This is the time when you should order an inquiry in this matter, because the issue involved is as vital as the "Security, Sovereignty and Integrity" of India.