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Yogi Adityanath: ‘Brothers killed in 2013 immoral, not linked to Muzaffarnagar riots’

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has informed the Assembly that the probe has made it clear that the murder of two brothers - Nawab and Shahid - has nothing to do with the riots.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Attach properties of six absconding accused, orders court

The alleged murder is said to have triggered the killing of two youths — Gaurav and Sachin —and the subsequent communal riots in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining districts.


Muzaffarnagar riots: Accused in murder case of eyewitness surrenders

Toni, who was carrying a reward of Rs 25,000, surrendered on Saturday evening and the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Rakesh Gautam has sent him to judicial custody, said public prosecutor Gagan Saran.

Relief for ex-IPS officer Rahul Sharma as CAT allows his plea

Sharma has alleged that he was sidelined following his damning deposition before the Nanavati Commission, which probed the 2002 post-Godhra riots.

2013 Muzaffarnagar riots case: Prime witness found hanging; cops suspect suicide, kin say murder

The body of Sodan Singh, 58, was found hanging from a hook near a tubewell. While police suspect it to be case of suicide, Sodan’s son Ravinder alleged his father was murdered.

Uttar Pradesh: Muzaffarnagar riot accused dead, cops probe revenge angle

Police are probing if the death was a result of revenge killing, with Kaala’s brother alleging some gunmen had barged into his home and shot him.


Allahabad HC dismisses petition on Commission report on Muzaffarnagar riots

The order came on a PIL filed by a local journalist Allama Zamir Naqvi, General Secretary of All India Muslim Council.

Clashes lead to nine arrests, Muzaffarnagar tense again

Violence sparked by ‘harassment’ of college student, security stepped up.

Surprising that Muzaffarnagar riots report did not hold BJP MP, MLA responsible: Digvijaya Singh

The leader also took a jibe at the RSS, which changed its dress code after 91 years, saying ‘the outfit should now change its ideology too’

Muzaffarnagar riots: LIU cop indicted by probe panel still at job on same post

Apart from LIU’s Inspector Prabal Pratap Singh, the judicial commission, in its report tabled in the Assembly, has also held then SSP Subhash Chandra Dubey guilty of dereliction of duty in handling the situation.

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UP Elections 2017: Muzaffarnagar Revisited

Riot-hit Muslims, disappointed Jats, distressed farmers; a divided Muzaffarnagar all set for UP polls soon after the riots, the Samajwadi Party’s government was under severe attack for not only poor management of the situation but also for having instigated the violence. The reached out to the locals in Muzaffarnagar to get the nerve of […]

Does the Lok Sabha poll offer any hope to the Muzaffarnagar riot victims?

The Indian Express presents this report from ground zero