Delhi riots

Delhi riots: Court frames charges against six accused for murdering three men

The basic purpose of the charge is to let them know of the offence that they are charged with so that they can prepare a defence.

published on : 21st September 2021

Delhi riots: Charges framed against two for attack on shrine

According to the police, both were part of a riotous mob. Their Call Data Record locations were found at the Bhajanpura intersection and in nearby areas where the alleged incident took place.

published on : 19th September 2021

Delhi riots: No steps by Police Commissioner for 'proper prosecution' of cases, says court

The judge said that the failure on the part of police officers to take appropriate measures for prosecution of the riot cases is causing "avoidable delay in the trial."

published on : 17th September 2021

2020 Delhi riots: Court frames charges against five for setting man on fire inside Ramlila ground

As per Delhi Police, five men shot Mohd Anwar and set him on fire inside Ramlila Ground opposite his house in Delhi's Karawal Nagar area, as he was from a 'different community'.

published on : 16th September 2021

Delhi riots: Prosecutor removed after HC rapping over charge sheet

A court asked the police how a charge sheet in the case was sustainable in law as the FIR was registered on a complaint in which three of the co-accused had been discharged earlier.

published on : 16th September 2021

Delhi riots: Court takes cue from judicial precedent of Godhra case, orders separation of trial

The trial judge directed Joy N. Tirkey, DCP (Crime Branch), to furnish a complete set of charge sheet in physical form to the court within two weeks.

published on : 14th September 2021

Rapped for wrongly clubbing FIRs in riot case, Delhi cops to file them separately

In a status report submitted on September 10, the Bhajanpura SHO replied that complaints of rioting that took place in block D and E blocks will be investigated separately.

published on : 14th September 2021

2020 Delhi riots: HC extends stay on Rs 25,000 costs imposed on police for callous probe

The court was informed by the Additional Solicitor General SV Raju, representing Delhi Police, that they have not received the reply of complainant Mohammad Nasir in the matter.

published on : 13th September 2021

2020 Delhi riots: Police to file separate charge sheets after court objects to wrongly-clubbed FIRs

The court had asked the police why five incidents of alleged rioting, theft, and arson which took place at three different blocks of Bhajanpura area on different dates were clubbed in a single FIR.

published on : 13th September 2021

No evidence, 8 persons accused of arson during Delhi riots discharged

The accused were arrested based on disclosure statements given by them in other cases filed against them and identification by police constables, who were posted as beat officers in that area.

published on : 12th September 2021

Delhi court discharges eight accused of arson charges in riots case

Judge Yadav said the ingredients of Section 436 of the Indian Penal Code, which was added in the charge sheet, are "not at all made out" from the material produced by the investigating agency.

published on : 11th September 2021

Delhi riots: I will stop saying 'Salaam' if illegal, Khalid Saifi tells court on police remarks

Khalid Saifi's remarks came days after the police said JNU student Sharjeel Imam, began one of his alleged inflammatory speeches with "As-salamu alaykum".

published on : 10th September 2021

‘Common sense prevails over charges’: Court on Delhi riots probe

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav discharged 22-year-old Javed for the offence of causing 'mischief by fire or explosive substance'.

published on : 10th September 2021

Delhi riots: Probe into media leak should be probed by independent department, says accused

Asif Iqbal Tanha, a student of Jamia Millia Islamia, who is charge sheeted in the Delhi riots conspiracy case, told the HC that sensitive information was leaked during investigation.

published on : 9th September 2021

Court asks top cop to take action for checking lackadaisical probe in Delhi riots

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav had called the case a colossal wastage of the hard-earned money of taxpayers, adding that the police merely tried to pull the wool over the court’s eyes.

published on : 8th September 2021
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