1984 ani-Sikh riots

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi court issues production warrant against Sajjan Kumar in Sultanpuri killing

In the case before the trial court, three persons -- Kumar, Brahmanand Gupta and Ved Prakash -- are facing trial on charges of murder and rioting pertaining to the killing of Surjit Singh in Sultanpuri.

Sajjan Kumar moves SC challenging his conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Moving the Supreme Court, former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, filed an appeal against his conviction in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case by the Delhi High Court.


Anti-Sikh riots: Newborn twins were tossed into fire like lifeless objects, says family

On Monday, as the Delhi High Court sentenced Sajjan Kumar, the women, sitting at their flat in CRPF colony in Ludhiana, said are grateful for those who took the fight forward.

1984 Anti-Sikh riots: Victims’ kin welcome verdict, say it will heal old wounds

“He must be hanged till death as he was the man who led the mob and killed innocents and also forced many to flee Delhi,” said Santokh Singh (72), elder brother of Hardev Singh (then 24), who was killed in the riots.

1984 Anti-Sikh riots case: ‘If Sajjan Kumar appeals in apex court, we will follow him there’

Harvinder Kaur said if Sajjan Kumar appealed against the verdict, she and her mother would take their fight further.

'Large-scale efforts to suppress cases': Sajjan Kumar held guilty; what Delhi HC said

The court in its observations said that there had been large-scale attempts to suppress the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases against Sajjan Kumar and that the Delhi Police had failed to investigate 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases.


1984 riots: Saw Sajjan Kumar telling crowd to kill Sikhs, says key witness

"I saw accused Sajjan Kumar addressing the crowd and saying hamari ma maar di. Sardaro ko maar do (Our mother was killed. Kill the Sikhs)," said the witness.

BJP MLA Sirsa slaps 1984 riots convict at Delhi court, claims he was provoked

In a video of the incident, Sirsa is seen slapping one of the accused and hurling abuses. Supporters of the convicts hurl abuses as well.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Harsimrat Badal, Sukhbir Badal detained during protest march

The march, led by the Badals, began from Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib and the protesters were stopped near Parliament Street police station in central Delhi.

That Which Doesn’t Heal

An account of the 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom which, while recalling a shameful episode, offers no fresh evidence