OUR STAFF REPORTER LAHORE - Punjab University Department of Philosophys faculty members and students boycotted the classes and took out a protest rally from the department to VC office where they staged a sit-in against the hooliganism and misbehave of Islami Jamiat Tulbas (IJT) activists to teachers and students here on Friday. The students were holding placards and banners. The Vice-Chancellor, on demand of protesting students, assured a strict action against those who involved in hooligan activities. Talking to media on the occasion, VC Dr Mujahid Kamran said IJT should learn that the days were not like the past and now and all the offices of IJT at Hostel No 1, Hailey College and all others, had been sealed. He said the present administration had already taken stern action against the IJT activists and now would also take necessary measures. The vice-chancellor said some elements, who were recruited against merit in the varsity, had now been backing and providing shelter to these IJT activists who are involved in car-theft and other criminal activities. Some of influential personalities also reached police stations when FIR is registered against the culprits, the VC added.