Zafarul Islam Khan

HC grants anticipatory bail to former Delhi Minorities Commission chief in sedition case

On April 28, Chairman Zafarul Islam Khan published through his official page on social media a post that allegedly had seditious and hateful comments.

published on : 31st July 2020

Delhi Minorities Commission Chairman Zafarul Islam Khan gets breather till July 31 from High Court

The plea has sought direction to the police that he be immediately released on bail and that no coercive measures be taken against him.

published on : 23rd June 2020

HC asks police to not take coercive measures against DMC chief Zafarul Islam Khan in sedition case

Justice Manoj Kumar Ohri while granting him the interim protection also asked the police to give prior notice to Khan if he has to be called for investigation.

published on : 12th May 2020

Delhi Lieutenant Governor sends notice to minorities’ body chief

On April 28, Khan had posted controversial post on his Facebook page.

published on : 12th May 2020

Muslim organisations demand withdrawal of FIR against Delhi Minorities Commission chief

Khan was booked after he shared a post thanking the Muslim countries for taking note of the alleged persecution of Muslims in India.

published on : 8th May 2020

Plea in Delhi HC seeking removal of DMC chief Zafarul-Islam Khan

The PIL, which is likely to come up for hearing on May 11, said that Khan published a post having with seditious and hateful comments through his official page on the social media.

published on : 6th May 2020

Will continue fight against 'hate politics' without being deterred by arrest or jail: Zafarul Khan

Delhi Minorities Commission chairman Zafarul Islam Khan also said that it was "erroneously" reported by a section of media that he had deleted his tweet in question, saying he stood by its content.

published on : 3rd May 2020

Plea in HC seeking FIR against Delhi Minorities panel chief for inflammatory statements

The plea, filed through advocate Siddharth Acharya, has alleged that Khan in his statements threatened the Hindu community with dire consequences.

published on : 2nd May 2020

Delhi Minority Commission chief Zafarul Islam Khan booked for sedition after social media post

The FIR was registered against Khan on April 30 under section 124 A, 153 A after a resident filed a complainst against his April 28, thanking Kuwait for taking note of 'persecution' of Indian muslims.

published on : 2nd May 2020

Delhi Minorities Commission chief Zafarul Islam Khan apologises for controversial social media post

He said that his tweet on April 28 wherein he thanked Kuwait for taking note of the 'persecution' of Indian Muslims in the context of the northeast Delhi violence has 'pained' some people.

published on : 1st May 2020

Avoid 'Islamophobia fuelling' Nizamuddin updates from bulletins: Minority panel tells Delhi govt 

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik thanks people of Odisha for support and cooperation in this crisis situation, says their discipline and sacrifice has helped the State in combating the threat

published on : 10th April 2020