Delhi riots case

First conviction in 2020 North East Delhi riots cases; 1 found guilty

The court said that even though the accused had not directly committed the offence, he shared the common object of other members of the assembly.

published on : 8th December 2021

Charge sheets filed in 361 Delhi riots cases out of 758, charges framed in 67: HC told, seeks update

In its affidavit filed in October, the investigating agency said that while charges are yet to be framed in 287 cases, 4 FIRs have been quashed by the high court.

published on : 25th November 2021

Directions for Delhi police commissioner's intervention in 2020 riots case fell on deaf ears: Court

In an order dated October 12, Garg had also directed Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana to furnish a detailed report regarding steps taken by him.

published on : 18th October 2021

Trial judge hearing Delhi riots cases transferred to another district court

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav a day before his transfer came down heavily on Delhi police saying 'Police witnesses are lying on oath' and giving contradictory statements.

published on : 6th October 2021

Investigating officer gets Rs 5,000 pay cut for showing laxity in 2020 Northeast Delhi riots case

The Investigating Officer informed the court that the copy of the e-challan had not yet been supplied to the accused as he was not aware of the court order.

published on : 29th September 2021

Delhi riots: Failure to conduct proper probe will torment sentinels of democracy, says court

Judge Vinod Yadav called the case a colossal wastage of the hard-earned money of taxpayers in which the police merely tried to pull the wool over the court's eyes and nothing else.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Umar Khalid calls Delhi riots conspiracy case 'cooked up', points to contradictions

Umar Khalid, along with several others, has been booked under the stringent anti-terror law Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Delhi riots case: Delhi Police moves HC against order imposing Rs 25,000 fine

In its order, Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav had pulled up the police for lack of efficacy and fairness in the investigation in the case.

published on : 26th July 2021

Court pulls up Delhi Police over riots case 

The Delhi Police was pulled up by a Sessions Court and slapped a fine of `25,000 for mishandling a case filed by a victim in the February 2019 riots.

published on : 15th July 2021

Delhi riots case: Court calls police probe 'callous and farcical', imposes Rs 25,000 fine

The police had challenged a court order that had directed it to register an FIR on complaint of one Mohammad Nasir, who lost his left eye during the riots.

published on : 14th July 2021

Reading down UAPA may have pan-India ramifications, says SC upholding bail of activists in Delhi riots case

The bench said what is troubling it was that 100 pages of the verdict have been rendered while granting bail and judgement discussed the entire law.

published on : 18th June 2021

Line between right to protest, terrorist activity seems to be getting blurred: Delhi HC

Less than 10 per cent of the total production of Covaxin to date has been supplied to private hospitals, while most of the remaining quantity was supplied to state and central government, it said.

published on : 15th June 2021

Asif Iqbal Tanha, Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita get bail in Delhi riots case

The three accused were arrested in May last year in connection with the riots in north east Delhi.

published on : 15th June 2021

Delhi Police opposes in HC Gulfisha Fatima's plea against detention in riots case

The response filed by advocates Amit Mahajan and Rajat Nair, representing the Delhi Police, claimed that the plea filed by the woman was false.

published on : 9th June 2021