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Sharjeel Imam


Police granted sanction to prosecute Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam in February riots case

November 07, 2020 9:36 am

Khalid, a former JNU student, and Imam were arrested by the police in cases under sections of UAPA on September 14 and August 25 respectively.

Chargesheet cites books Sharjeel read, his M.Phil thesis on Partition

September 25, 2020 10:16 pm

Sharjeel Imam is accused in seven cases, including a UAPA case stemming from a Special Cell investigation into the Northeast Delhi riots.

In Delhi riots chargesheet, broken spectacles and Hong Kong text cited against Sharjeel

September 23, 2020 11:47 am

Imam's lawyer Ibrahim said, “It would not be right to comment on these allegations since he has not been made an accused in this case. There is nothing on record to show he did any crime."

Sharjeel Imam custody extended by 3 days

September 01, 2020 10:48 am

Imam was arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police on August 25 for allegedly being part of a “premeditated conspiracy” in connection with the riots during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act.

SC to hear Sharjeel Imam's plea for clubbing of multiple FIRs against him after two weeks

August 26, 2020 12:35 pm

Imam's counsel had earlier told the top court that five FIRs have been registered against him in different states in connection with two speeches given in Delhi and in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh.

JNU PhD scholar Sharjeel Imam now arrested for Delhi riots

August 25, 2020 8:53 pm

Before he was brought back to Delhi, Imam was lodged in Guwahati Jail for an alleged inflammatory speech at an anti-CAA protest last year

10 free speech cases this year: In most, no relief from Supreme Court — except when Centre did not object

August 22, 2020 11:31 am

A scrutiny of the 10 cases involving free speech that came before the Supreme Court since January reveals a telling pattern.

Anti-CAA riots: Sharjeel Imam charged with sedition

July 25, 2020 8:12 pm

The police made the allegations in its charge sheet filed before the court in a case related to anti-CAA riots earlier this year.

Student activist Sharjeel Imam tests positive for Covid-19 in Guwahati jail

July 22, 2020 8:39 am

Till now at least 435 inmates of the Guwahati Central Jail — which houses a little over 1,000 prisoners — have tested positive.

HC reserves order on Sharjeel Imam's plea against extension of time to probe UAPA case

June 25, 2020 6:01 pm

Delhi Police opposed Imam's plea saying there was no infirmity in the trial court's April 25 order by which the agency was granted three more months, beyond statutory 90 days, to complete the investigation in the case under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA).