Sharjeel Imam

Delhi court takes cognisance of offence of sedition against Sharjeel Imam

The court had earlier taken cognisance of the offence under section 13 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act against Imam, but deferred taking cognisance of offences under IPC sections.

published on : 20th December 2020

Khalid asked people to rope in 'immigrants', tried to exploit Sharjeel Imam's 'religious fanaticism': Delhi Police

The police have claimed that the communal violence was a premeditated conspiracy allegedly hatched by former JNU student Umar Khalid and others. 

published on : 25th November 2020

Charge sheet against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam filed in Delhi riots 'conspiracy' case

The police filed the charge sheet before Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat against Umar Khalid and Imam under relevant sections of the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Judicial custody of Sharjeel Imam, Umar Khalid extended till November 23

To prosecute the accused under Section 13 of the UAPA, the Delhi Police needed sanction from the MHA and under Sections 16, 17 and 18 from the Delhi government.

published on : 20th November 2020

Delhi riots: AAP government gives nod to prosecute Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam

The police officer added that prosecution sanction from the Union Home Ministry against Khalid in connection with the Delhi riots conspiracy case had also been received. 

published on : 7th November 2020

Delhi violence: Court further extends judicial custody of Sharjeel Imam

Imam was arrested in this case by the Special Cell of the Delhi Police on August 25.

published on : 1st October 2020

Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam used social media for indoctrination of youths: Delhi Police on riots

Delhi Police in the charge sheet alleged that the protests against CAA and the state were never peaceful since its inception.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Delhi riots: Court sends Sharjeel Imam to 14-days judicial custody in UAPA case

Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat sent him to jail after he was produced before the court through video conferencing.

published on : 3rd September 2020

Delhi riots: Court sends Sharjeel Imam to 4-days police custody in UAPA case

Imam was arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police on Tuesday for allegedly being part of a “premeditated conspiracy” in connection to the riots during protests against the CAA.

published on : 26th August 2020

SC to hear after two weeks plea of Sharjeel Imam for clubbing of FIRs against him

On June 19, the top court had said it cannot pass any interim orders without seeing the replies of all the five states where FIRs were lodged against Imam.

published on : 26th August 2020

Delhi Police files charge sheet against former JNU scholar Sharjeel Imam in sedition case

The charge sheet was filed in the Patiala House Court. The court will now hear the matter on July 27, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Crime, Rajesh Deo said.

published on : 26th August 2020

Supreme Court adjourns for next week hearing on Sharjeel Imam's plea to club all FIRs

The plea said that five FIRs have been registered against him in different states in connection with two speeches given in Delhi and in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh.

published on : 14th August 2020

Sharjeel Imam charged with sedition in Delhi riot case

Imam who has been lodged at the Central Jail in Guwahati since February 20 for seditious statements, has tested positive for Covid-19.

published on : 25th July 2020

Sharjeel Imam tests positive for Covid-19 in Guwahati jail

A former JNU student, Imam was booked under the UAPA for his alleged inflammatory speech in the wake of the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.

published on : 21st July 2020

Delhi riots: No relief to Sharjeel Imam from Delhi High Court

Sharjeel Imam was arrested on January 28 from Bihar’s Jehanabad district in the case related to violent protests against the CAA.

published on : 10th July 2020
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