1984 anti Sikh riots

Ensure reopening of 1984 massacre cases: SAD president to Jharkhand CM

Addressing a congregation as part of the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev here, the SAD president said that more than 100 Sikhs were brutally killed in Bokaro in 1984.

published on : 29th September 2019

Congress's Sandeep Dixit accuses BJP of vendetta politics by reopening 1984 riots case

The Congress leader said that the SIT was acting as a political arm of the BJP, just like the Central Bureau of Investigation and Enforcement Directorate.

published on : 10th September 2019

1984 anti-Sikh riot victims await free electricity in Delhi

When contacted, a Power Department official said the process was underway and the scheme will be extended to all the families soon.

published on : 21st August 2019

1984 anti-Sikh riot: SC refuses to suspend Sajjan Kumar’s sentence

The bench said the plea would be heard in May 2020 during the summer vacation by a vacation bench.

published on : 6th August 2019

SC grants bail to 33 people in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case

A bench, comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose, granted relief to the accused persons on their appeal challenging a Delhi High Court order.

published on : 23rd July 2019

Reopen 1984 riots' case against Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath: Akali Dal

Manjinder Singh Sirsa said that an Akali Dal delegation met the SIT Chairman and provided the details of the witnesses.

published on : 20th June 2019

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Ex-Cong leader Sajjan Kumar moves HC seeking time till January 31 to surrender

Advocate Anil Sharma, representing Kumar, said they need some more time to file an appeal before the Supreme Court challenging the high court's verdict.

published on : 20th December 2018

Congress disowns senior leader Salman Khurshid's 'Muslim blood on hand' remark

Khurshid, while referring to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and the Babri Masjid demolition, said the Congress had blood on its hand, a remark that was quickly disowned by his party.

published on : 24th April 2018

Former Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Badal accuses Rajiv Gandhi of fueling 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday accused former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi of supervising the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

published on : 29th January 2018

Adequate efforts not made to examine witness of 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra perused the records and said summon was issued to the main prosecution witness only once during the trial.

published on : 19th January 2018

Getting threats for pursuing 1984 riots case: Key witness to court

According to court sources, Kaur told the court that she saw Congress leader Sajjan Kumar instigate a mob in the national capital's Sultanpuri area in 1984.

published on : 15th January 2018

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Polygraph test of key witness arms dealer Abhishek Verma postponed by CBI

The Central Bureau of Investigation told Verma that they have postponed his polygraph test as the lie detection machine has broken down.

published on : 24th November 2017

Amnesty International seeks justice for victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots

It urged the central government to ensure comprehensive reparations for the victims and the survivors, enact a law to respond to communal violence among other things.

published on : 31st October 2017

1984 Anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court adjourns hearing on plea

The Supreme Court has adjourned the hearing on the plea filed by Gurlad Singh Kahlon in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases till 6th December. 

published on : 4th October 2017

Supreme Court to hear plea in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases

The Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear the plea filed by Gurlad Singh Kahlon in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases.

published on : 4th October 2017