A total of 2,105 cases were registered during the Jat agitation. Withdrawal of 137 cases had been recommended last year.
JUST TWO days after actor Randeep Hooda uploaded a trailer of an upcoming documentary Cheer Haran, which is based on the violence that occurred during the February 2016 Jat reservation agitation, has garnered 3.13 lakh views on Facebook. The documentary is an apparent attempt to show what led to violence in Haryana during the quota agitation […]
The Jat protesters are demanding reservation in government jobs and education institutions under the OBC category.
On Wednesday, Jat protesters held their agitation in 60 places in Uttar Pradesh.
District Magistrate, Sonipat, K Makarand Pandurang, issued orders to ban all internet services, including Edge, GPRS and Bulk SMS sent via mobile, with effect from June 4.
This exemption would be granted on verification by the concerned deputy commissioner or an officer authorised by him.
Jadhav was IGP of Rohtak Range when the agitation took place. Rohtak was the epicentre of violence that spread to other districts of the state as well.
A woman police officer from Haryana was in Ludhiana to record the statement of the four witnesses.
CM Manohar Lal Khattar asserts that his government “controlled” the Jat agitation in time, says Gurgaon’s new name Gurugram is “easy” for foreigners to pronounce, warns Arvind Kejriwal not to play politics over the SYL issue, but backs the Delhi government on the odd-even scheme.
Saini said he has not said anything against the Jats, but they were trying to get reservation by pointing a gun on the government’s head.
The public interest litigation filed by advocate Arvind Seth came up for hearing before the division bench comprising Justices SK Mittal and HS Sidhu on Saturday.
The areas worst-hit by the crisis are DLF Phase 1, 2, 3 and most sectors of Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA).
Equipment to operate the canal, a major source of water for the capital, was damaged last week by protesters seeking reservations for the Jat community.
Troops have been patrolling Haryana towns as the Jat protest rages. Indian Express explains the circumstances in which the Army enters civilian law-and-order situations.
Normal supply of water to Delhi from Haryana, which had been disrupted due to the Jat stir, is likely to be restored by Monday evening.