Jamiat leaders to target SP govt over acquittal of riots accused.
The sharp communal overtones in the campaign has triggered concern among voters, including BJP supporters.
Defending Zulfam, his brother Phulgam said, “Zulfam is a responsible man. He has children and a home. He has fought elections.
The girl’s family lives in a Shamli village after leaving their ancestral house in Baghpat during the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots.
The communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining areas in August and September of 2013 had claimed 60 lives
Though the contents of the one-man commission’s report have not been made public, some media reports claimed several BJP leaders have been indicted.
A day after he submitted his report on the riots, Justice (retd) Vishnu Sahai speaks to Indian Express.
While BJP dismissed allegations of involvement in the violence, party MLA Sangeet Som rejected the report of the commission and claimed that there was “sufficient proof” against leaders of ruling SP.
commission headed by Justice (retired) Vishnu Sahai was formed to look into administrative lapses in controlling violence and role played by media.
After the case was registered, on Sunday evening, the accused named in the FIR allegedly threatened the Dalit family with dire consequences if they did not withdraw the case.
ABVP-led DUSU says film on Muzaffarnagar riots ‘anti-Hindu’; Kirori Mal College calls police.
Six relatives of Sachin and Gaurav were given a clean chit by the Special Investigation Team in the Shahnawaz murder case, citing lack of evidence.
The camps were set up by Muslim families who had claimed to have taken refuge after riots in September 2013.
Several Hindus in the district have complained that following the 2013 riots, “false” FIRs were filed against them.
BSP members walked out of the House when Khan alleged that a medical officer was killed inside jail during the BSP regime.