Saharanpur violence

SC refuses urgent hearing for SIT probe into Saharanpur violence

Gaurav Yadava, a lawyer, who had filed a PIL in his personal capacity, mentioned the plea for an urgent hearing, saying that the situation in the areas was "critical" and needed judicial intervention.

published on : 26th May 2017

Section 144 clamped in Saharanpur, Centre seeks report from UP government

After a fresh wave of caste conflagration sweeping Saharanpur over the last two days, the situation remained tense but under control on Thursday. 

published on : 25th May 2017

Mobile internet, messaging services suspended in Saharanpur

Violence erupted for the second day today as unidentified gunmen shot and seriously injured a member of the upper-caste Thakur community, which is embroiled in a bloody conflict with Dalits.

published on : 24th May 2017

Top Saharanpur babus suspended as violence continues

Mobile internet, messaging and other services were also suspended in the district to prevent rumour mongering.

published on : 24th May 2017

My request to visit Saharanpur via helicopter turned down: Mayawati

Talking to media here before her visit, the BSP chief  said that the BJP Government is responsible for the recent incident in Saharanpur.

published on : 23rd May 2017