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.
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.
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).
April 29, 2020 8:37 pm
The development comes two weeks after the police accused Imam, 31, of allegedly instigating riots at the university on December 13 and 15 through “seditious” speeches outside campus.
April 19, 2020 1:08 am
Apart from Imam, a chargesheet filed by a special investigation team of the Crime Branch also names local leader Ashu Khan for allegedly leading a mob involved in arson.
April 18, 2020 1:12 pm
Sharjeel Imam is also facing a sedition charge by the Assam and Uttar Pradesh Police for a speech he made against the citizenship law at Aligarh Muslim University on January 16.
February 19, 2020 11:48 am
To criminalise protests by Muslims and disallow them to even speak is to tell them that they are not part of the democratic universe of India. For what is democracy if not the freedom to have a view which could be contrary to the mainstream?
February 18, 2020 2:35 am
Police claimed that on raiding Sharjeel Imam’s rented apartment in Vasant Kunj, they recovered several pamphlets, including some containing what police say is false information on CAA and NRC.
February 12, 2020 2:03 am
Mumbai Police on February 3 had booked Urvashi Chudawala along with 50 others for allegedly shouting slogans in support of Imam, who had been arrested on sedition charges, during an LGBTQ rally at Azad Maidan on February 1.
February 11, 2020 1:56 am
The SIT believes arson and violence in Delhi on December 15, 16 and 20 could be linked to Imam’s speech in Jamia