Justice Suresh Kumar Kait said reports in electronic/print media on the order — the order stated that arrests of “some Hindu youth” from riot-hit areas has led to a “degree of resentment among the Hindu community” — are "against the letter and spirit of the order."
A bench of Justice Rahiv Sahai Endlaw and Justice Asha Menon held that the Army’s policy "has not been issued impulsively but is preceded by prolonged study of different aspects and data collated in this regard with particular instances and deliberations at the highest level thereon and has been issued after considering similar bans imposed by other countries, on armed personnel".
These details surrounding Shahbaz’s death were submitted by police in court during the bail hearing of Rahul Sharma (24), an accused in the murder. Police have so far only found a piece of skull and some pelvic bones, which Shahbaz’s family claim belong to him.
The court, while mentioning the previous orders it had passed in the matter, stated it has been “constantly monitoring as to how the testing of Covid-19 infection is being conducted to ensure there is speedy and accurate detection of the infection and steps are taken to arrest its spread”.
Bodies of the two were among nine victims fished out from a drain during the February riots in Northeast Delhi. Multiple phone calls were made by Hashim to his younger brother Nasir Ali's two phones between 9 and 9:30 pm, Babu wrote in his statement to police.
AAP councillor Tahir Hussain has been chargesheeted in two cases by the Delhi Police. In one of the cases, he is an accused in the murder of Intelligence Bureau staffer Ankit Sharma. In the present case, he has been chargesheeted in a case of rioting in Khajuri Khas.
Police have named him in two cases. He has been charged with rioting and other relevant sections for allegedly pointing a gun at head constable Deepak Dahiya during the riots on February 24. He was arrested from Uttar Pradesh in March and is currently in judicial custody.
"It is needless to point out that some of these foreigners have acted as carriers of the highly infectious coronavirus and had thus brought over the infection from their respective countries to India,” the chargesheet states.
Rajdhani Public School owner Faisal Farooq was recently granted bail in connection with a riot case, with the judge noting that the police “chargesheet is bereft of material showing the links of applicant with PFI, Pinjra Tod group and Muslim clerics”.