Failure to conduct proper investigation on Northeast Delhi riot will 'torment' sentinels of democracy: Trial court to Delhi police
However, it’s to the credit of the traditional media that the courts so far have found no instance for castigating newspapers for fuelling the communal fire.
Asthana made his first visit to northeast Delhi after assuming the charge of police chief for a programme -- 'Ummeed- A step together, towards a better tomorrow'.
Narwal, an accused in three north-east Delhi riots cases, sought modification of a 2020 bail order in which she was directed to not leave Delhi, saying she has to travel outside for research purposes.
2020 Delhi riots: High Court issues notice to police on bail plea of ex-AAP councillor Tahir Hussain
The court asked Delhi Police to file a status report and sent the matter to another bench, which is already dealing with various other pleas of Hussain.
The three student activists were not released from the jail on time citing lack of verification details of their addresses and sureties.
Asif Iqbal Tanha and Pinjra Tod activists Devangana Kalita and Natasha Narwal, who were granted bail on June 15 in the north east Delhi riots case.
Narwal and Kalita were arrested in May 2020 for allegedly being part of a premeditated conspiracy behind the communal violence that broke out in northeast Delhi in February that year.