Riaz Akhtari

Court extends police remand of three Udaipur murder accused, four sent to judicial custody

Farhad Mohammad Sheikh, described by the NIA as their 'close criminal associate' and the last man to be arrested so far in the case, was also remanded to further police custody.

published on : 12th July 2022

Udaipur murder: Facebook removes video glorifying the crime; suspected Pakistani numbers recovered from PFI member

Looking at a possible threat to communal harmony in Udaipur, the police wrote a letter to Facebook seeking its removal and the video was immediately taken down.

published on : 9th July 2022

Udaipur murder: Agencies to conduct analysis of accused phones to confirm Pakistan links

The officials said that an IPDR analysis would be carried out on their phones to check their activities on the Internet.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Udaipur murder casts shadow on tourism; visitors cancel advance hotel bookings

This has come as a major setback for the tourism industry, which is the main source of livelihood for a majority of people in the city.

published on : 3rd July 2022

WATCH | Udaipur murder accused attacked by mob outside court, clothes ripped

Udaipur tailor Kanhaiya Lal was hacked to death on Tuesday by Akhtari and Ghouse who said in a video posted online that they had avenged an insult to Islam.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Udaipur murder: Four accused sent to 10-day police custody; ruckus in NIA court complex

Riaz Akhtari and Ghouse Mohammad were arrested on Tuesday, hours after they allegedly hacked the tailor to death with a cleaver at his shop.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Udaipur murder: Rajasthan BJP minority wing denies Congress allegation, says accused not linked to party

After a photo showing Riaz Akhtari with some local BJP leaders of Udaipur emerged, Mohammad Sadiq Khan, state president of the BJP Minority Morcha, said the photo cannot be a held as a proof.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Udaipur murder: Two arrested for conspiracy, says police

The arrested were co-conspirators of the murder of tailor Kanhaiya Lal and they are being interrogated,” an official said on Friday.

published on : 1st July 2022

Tailor murder: Ghouse Mohammad had links Pakistan-based Dawat-e-Islami, did petty jobs in Udaipur

Riaz Akhtari, seen killing the tailor in a grisly video clip, used to work as a welder, while his accomplice Ghouse Mohammad took up petty jobs for a living, police sources said on Wednesday.

published on : 30th June 2022