July 28, 2021 8:56 am
Following the Delhi Police’s submission, Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat adjourned the hearing in Khalid’s bail application until August 7 on the request of his lawyer, Trideep Pais, who received the prosecution’s reply only this morning.
May 13, 2021 9:56 am
Umar Khalid had tested positive on April 24 and was later isolated within the jail. “Medical consultation was provided to him and now after recovering, he has been sent to the barracks,” a senior official said.
April 25, 2021 7:56 pm
Umar Khalid was arrested last year in connection with a Delhi riots case
April 23, 2021 11:43 am
Two applications, seeking to produce Khalid and Saifi in “handcuffs in both hands from back side” as they are “high-risk prisoners", were filed before the court.
April 15, 2021 7:07 pm
However, Khalid would remain incarcerated as he is yet to be granted bail in the UAPA case related to the Delhi riots.
March 16, 2021 1:06 am
The court took cognizance of the chargesheet and Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Pankaj Sharma directed police to supply a copy of the same to all the accused.
March 03, 2021 1:10 am
Former JNU student Umar Khalid told the court, "For an accused it is very difficult when media paints accused as guilty before trial; it is happening again and again."
January 22, 2021 10:40 pm
The court said it hoped that the media would follow "self-regulation techniques" while reporting on a case pending investigation or trail.
January 14, 2021 8:59 pm
Khalid said the alleged adversarial media reports, which painted him as guilty, were continuing and caused him deep distress.
January 08, 2021 1:56 am
In their supplementary chargesheet, police have connected Khalid to Hussain and Saifi based on a public witness statement and a disclosure statement allegedly made by Hussain on March 11 last year
April 25, 2016 9:03 pm
While Umar and Anirban were found guilty of triggering communal violence and disrupting communal harmony on campus, Mujeeb was found guilty of participating in the sloganeering.
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February 25, 2016 7:54 am
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Deputy Commissioner of Police (South) Prem Nath informed that a local court has sent Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, Jawaharlal Nehru University students booked on sedition charges, to three-day police remand. The DCP said the Delhi Police will interrogate the students amid tight security. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students, who along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly raised ‘anti-national’ slogans at an event organised on the university campus on February 9.
February 24, 2016 12:36 pm
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid, who has been booked on charges of sedition, left Delhi's RK Puram police station to an undisclosed place after questioning by police. Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police on Tuesday night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day.
February 24, 2016 11:54 am
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New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police last night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated on Wednesday for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students who, along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly shouted anti-national slogans at an event organised in the university campus on February 9.
February 22, 2016 2:45 pm
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Monday condemned speech of Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid, accused of raising anti-national slogans, saying the students shouting 'Save JNU' slogans are the same people supporting Khalid's speech on Sunday night. An ABVP activist said the speech has again deteriorated the image of JNU, adding that some professors are continuously supporting such students. Another activist demanded that students and teachers indulged in 'anti-national' activities should be first punished by the university and then by the judiciary.
February 22, 2016 5:45 am
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Five students of Jawaharlal Nehru University, including Umar Khalid, who were being looked by the police for making ‘anti-national’ statements on the campus earlier, surfaced at the varsity on Sunday. The five students, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya, Rama Naga, Ashutosh Kumar and Anant Prakash, had gone missing since February 12 after JNU Student Union president leader Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested on sedition charges. Khalid was seen addressing over 200 students outside the administration block on Sunday night. Police teams have been positioned outside the University and have been asked to wait for the students to surrender themselves.