The filing of the closure report by CBI was protested by the victim’s counsel, who asked why was this done ‘secretly’.
The anti-Sikhs riots had broken out after the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was assassinated by her Sikh bodyguards on October 31, 1984.
Singh said that he thinks whatever has to be done or whoever has to be punished is being done in that respect.
The move assumes significance as 2,733 of the total 3,325 victims of anti-Sikh riots belong to the capital.
Kejriwal said the trauma of losing near and dear ones cannot be compensated by money and the guilty should be punished.
Janaki Devi and her family have come to be wary of such promises, for announcements like these have come before.
The fresh compensation, which will cost exchequer Rs 166 crore, will be disbursed as early as possible.
Daman talks about the incident during the anti-Sikh riots in her book Strictly Personal: Manmohan and Gursharan.
Nanawati Panel suggested action only against Congress leaders Sajjan Kumar and Jagdish Tytler .
By terming it “vague”, the court also rejected the petitioner’s submission on delay in filing of the plea due to his illiteracy, poverty and old age.
Singh will contest against another Sikh, Jarnail Singh of the AAP
Refusing to compare the Sikh riots with the 2002 post-Godhra riots, Ramesh said the latter were ‘born out of hatred’ in Gujarat.
PWD Minister Manish Sisodia said besides reopening of FIRs, the SIT would also inquire into allegations of destruction of evidence by police.
Amarinder Singh, had alleged that Badal was in the habit of raking up the Op Bluestar issue at the time of elections to exploit the sentiments of innocent people.
In Lok Sabha, Speaker Meira Kumar could not conduct Question Hour due to a pandemonium and adjourned the House till 12 noon.