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bulandshahr violence


UP: Bulandshahr riots accused booked for assault on villager in row over voting

May 22, 2021 6:34 am

The police said Yogesh Raj, along with five accused, attacked a local man in his house allegedly over voting in the recent panchayat elections.

Bulandshahr violence accused gets statue

October 29, 2019 4:23 am

The SHO of Siyana police station, Subodh Kumar Singh, was killed by protesters while Sumit Kumar (20) was shot allegedly by the policeman in an act of self-defence.

Key accused in Bulandshahr riot case gets bail

September 26, 2019 3:56 am

Yogesh Raj was granted bail in the sedition case on Wednesday and had earlier been given bail in the rioting and conspiracy case.

Main accused in Bulandshahr violence granted bail

September 25, 2019 10:25 pm

On December 3, Yogesh Raj and several other accused protested outside Chingrawait police booth against an alleged incident of cow slaughter in Siyana. Siyana SHO Subodh Kumar Singh tried to control the crowd but riots broke out soon.

Bulandshahr Violence: As accused on bail get back to life, slain cop’s wife fears retaliation

August 27, 2019 6:47 am

Shikhar Agarwal, from Siyana in Bulandshahr district who headed the district unit of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, BJP’s youth wing, before his arrest, has gone to Aligarh and is unlikely to return home soon, according to his mother, Hema.

Send Bulandshahr violence accused back to jail: Slain inspector's family

August 26, 2019 6:22 pm

The family's reaction came after a video surfaced which showed two of the accused — Shikhar Agarwal, who was a BJP youth wing leader, and Jeetu Fauji — being garlanded by their supporters amidst cheers and sloganeering in what appear to be a festive atmosphere.

Bulandshahr violence: Seven accused get bail, hero’s welcome

August 26, 2019 6:55 am

Agarwal, who headed the BJP’s local Yuva Morcha and posted a video along with Yogesh Raj, another accused, while in hiding, received a hero’s welcome outside the prison.

Out on bail, Bulandshahr violence accused welcomed with garlands, chants of 'Jai Shri Ram'

August 25, 2019 10:17 pm

Subodh Kumar Singh, the station house officer of Siyana, and local youth, Sumit Kumar, were killed on December 3 in mob violence near Siyana village in Bulandshahr during protests against alleged cow slaughter.

Bulandshahr violence: ‘Bajrang Dal convener called accused before cop’s killing’

April 22, 2019 2:55 am

As per the chargesheet, accused Sachin Ahlawat made a 28-second call to Yogesh at 8.55 am on December 3, informing him of an alleged cow-slaughter incident in Mahav.

Bulandshahr violence: Sedition charges dropped against accused, says lawyer

March 06, 2019 7:07 am

A total of 38 people, including local BJP and Bajrang Dal leaders, were arrested for the violence that broke out in Siyana tehsil of Bulandshahr on December 3, leading to the killing of Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and villager Sumit Singh.


‘The notion that your neighbour is your kin, regardless of faith, is a real thing in South India’

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

Historian Rajmohan Gandhi talks about the need to chronicle Southern history and why he feels that the region is ‘losing voice’ in Delhi. In a discussion with journalists from Indian Express, he calls the recent lynchings ‘tragic, shameful’.

Express Eye for Detail 16: What went wrong in Bulandshahr, Christian Michel’s role in AgustaWestland scam and more

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

This week we look at how UP got to a place where mob violence that spiralled out of control got a police officer killed, why the extradition of Christian Michel is a political hot potato & how a WhatsApp video ruined a woman’s life in Kerela.