According to the minister, though the campus came into being with high expectations, it has not even been able to attain the status of a junior college till date.
Those arrested include a clerk of the university who has been described as the mastermind of the racket.
Satish Kumar Gautam who defeated BSP's Ajeet Baliyan wants to send AMU's Jinnah portrait to Pakistan to end the controversy over the photo.
Senior Superintendent of Police Akash Kulhari said Friday the charges were dropped three days back as there is no evidence to support them.
Talib was also accused of promoting enmity between two between different groups on February 12.
The student's alleged remarks had triggered outrage on social media.
The police had booked the students for sedition after BJYM activist Mukesh Lodhi filed a complaint, alleging that he was assaulted amid chants of ant-India and pro-Pakistan slogans on Tuesday.
AMU teachers urged President Kovind, who is also the university's visitor, to take suo motu cognisance of this action of the state government.
A TV channel crew had got into an altercation over reports of a visit by AIMIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi, police said.
A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi referred the matter to the larger bench for defining the parameters for grant of minority status to educational institutions.
The BJYM district president alleged that thousands of Hindu students studying at the varsity were facing problems in offering prayers owing to the lack of a temple.
The university said it followed procedure and believed that the motorcycle procession was meant to polarise students on the campus.
Aligarh Muslim University sets up panel after hostel students’ demand separate kitchens for veg, non-veg food
The students have now threatened to launch an intense agitation against the administration if the arrangements for separate cooking of vegetarian food were not made.
The matter came to light on Sunday when Bhartiya Yuva Morcha's city unit chief Nikhil Maheshwari issued a statement alleging that the incident was a "deliberate ploy" to hurt the Hindu sentiments.
The students' community made the remarks a day after Gautam reportedly alleged that the AMU administration was being run on "Talibani ideology".