Northeast Delhi Riots

Decide on hate speech FIR against BJP leaders in 3 months: SC to Delhi HC

“Petitioners are losing hope. What justice for Jamia students? What justice for Delhi riots victims? Students were brutally beaten, heads cracked,” Gonsalves said.

published on : 18th December 2021

Delhi High Court fumes as public prosecutors skip riot cases

The court was dealing with an FIR registered at Karawal Nagar Police Station for the examination of prosecution witnesses. 

published on : 11th December 2021

2020 Delhi riots: Irked over delay, court directs police to appoint more prosecutors

Additional Sessions Judge Virender Bhat made the remarks after three Special Public Prosecutors failed to appear for the hearing in a riots case for various reasons.

published on : 10th December 2021

Delhi riots: 'Witness statements fabricated, prosecution should be ashamed', says Umar Khalid

Umar Khalid told a Delhi court that witness statements recorded by the police in the riots conspiracy case were fabricated.

published on : 9th December 2021

Northeast Delhi riots: Court frames charges against five accused 

According to the chargesheet, four people namely Mehtab, Ashfaq Hussain, Zakir, and Jamil Samsul Haq were brought to GTB Hospital on February 26, 2020 in an injured and unconscious state.

published on : 2nd November 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: Sorry state of affairs, says court

 Judge castigated police and made the remarks after he was told there had been no progress in the investigation

published on : 29th 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 riots: Investigation standard 'very poor' in large number of cases, says court

Communal clashes had broken out in northeast Delhi in February 2020, after violence between those supporting and opposing the CAA spiraled out of control killing over 50.

published on : 29th August 2021

Man accused in northeast Delhi riots framed by neighbour over old enmity: Police

Police said pipe bombs which were recovered from the terrace of the man were actually planted by his neighbour.

published on : 12th August 2021

Delhi riots: Ex-Congress councillor Ishrat Jahan seeks bail in UAPA case

Advocate Pradeep Teotia along with lawyer and Ishrat's sister Sarwer Jahan is representing her in the case.

published on : 6th July 2021

Mission to secure release of other political prisoners: Student activist Asif Iqbal Tanha

Tanha, who walked out of Tihar last week after being arrested under the UAPA, met his mother, who had come down from Hazaribagh in Jharkhand.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Northeast Delhi riots: No bail to two accused in IB officer’s killing case

Justice Suresh Kumar Kait said that in the facts and circumstances of the case where life of a officer has been lost, the court is not persuaded to take a lenient view.

published on : 5th May 2021