Students however disagree with the administration detailing instances of police brutality on the campus at several occasions in the past.
Since the 'Mahim Clean Up' was started by a couple in 2017, volunteers have cleared up more than 850 tonnes of plastic.
For decades, Indian celebrities have had an unsaid rule of never critiquing politics or being anti-government.
Expressing their dissatisfaction with the move, almost 20 NSUI activists protested late into the night on Wednesday at the Arts Faculty.
The vice chancellor, in a television channel, said that strict action will be taken against the perpetrators.