New Delhi, Oct 28: Acts that threaten the unity and integrity of India, in as much as causing social disharmony and creating terror in any section of the people, by making them feel surrounded resulting in violence is also a terrorist act, a Delhi court has said.
The observations were made while rejecting the bail application of a 27 year old student Asif Iqbal Tanha of the Jamia Millia Islamia in connection with the Delhi riots case.
The police accused Tanha of conspiring with former JNU student, Umar Khalid to overthrow the government by setting up a chakka jam (road block) in Muslim dominated areas.
New Delhi, Sep 22: The conspirators of the Northeast Delhi riots had plotted to bring the government to its knees.
They sought to enforce the withdrawal of the newly amended citizenship law and timed the execution of their conspiracy with the visit of US President, Donald Trump, the Delhi police said in its chargesheet.
New Delhi, Sep 17: The chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police in connection with the northeast Delhi riots suggest that there was a well oiled mechanism that orchestrated the violence.
The police said that there were three levels of conspirators-top-level, middle-level and foot soldiers, who were the rioters. Submitting its chargesheet in the case, the police said that the evidence includes WhatsApp chats of February 24.
That was the time that the violence took place and at that time the key conspirators were guiding the foot-soldiers about the violence in the area, the police further added.
New Delhi, Sep 17: There were three levels of conspirators behind the northeast Delhi riots, the police have said. The police said that the three levels comprised- top-level, middle-level and foot soldiers, who were the rioters.
Submitting its chargesheet in the case, the police said that the evidence includes WhatsApp chats of February 24. That was the time that the violence took place and at that time the key conspirators were guiding the foot-soldiers about the violence in the area, the police further added.
New Delhi, Sep 15: The prosecution has told a Delhi court that former JNU student, Umar Khalid arrested for his alleged role in the northeast Delhi riots has to be shown documents running into 1.1 million pages and huge technical data.
The prosecution further contended that the examination of the witnesses revealed that Khalid was coordinating between the protest sites in Delhi in connivance with other radical groups.”Further interrogation is needed in order to unearth deep-rooted conspiracy and to collect clinching evidence to nab/arrest the remaining conspirators behind these riots During the course of investigation, names of some more suspects have also cropped up and above named accused are required to be questioned at length about those suspects to obtain their exact particulars for further investigation,” the remand application by the Delhi Police read.
New Delhi, Sep 14: Umar Khalid, a former student of the Jawaharlal Nehru University, who was arrested by the Delhi Police is accused of making provocative speeches and appealed to citizens to come out on the streets, block roads during the visit by US President Donald Trump.
New Delhi, June 04: Suspended AAP councillor, Tahir Hussain instigated the mob into killing IB staffer, Ankit Sharma as he was trying to pacify the mobs of both sides, the chargesheet filed in connection with the northeast Delhi riots has revealed. It may be recalled that during the riots, Sharma had gone missing on February 25. His body was recovered from a drain in the Chand Bagh the next day.
New Delhi, Apr 25: The probe into the northeast Delhi riots have thrown up several more facts and the investigators are now joining the dots. Several more students have come under the scanner.
The Delhi police while scanning the WhatsApp chats of several persons has learnt that there is a common link. Under the scanner are members of the Popular Front of India, All India Students’ Association and the Jamia Coordination Committee.
New Delhi, Mar 17: The probe into the Delhi riots is now increasingly pointing towards the role of Pakistan. The role of Pakistan in the Delhi riots has cropped up at least twice during the probe conducted by the various agencies.
It was a mix of both internal and external elements that led to the Delhi riots, an Intelligence Bureau official tells OneIndia.
The SIMI and the ISIS have tried to rile up the Indian Muslims with the objective to fight for a Caliphate and overthrow the democratically elected government. Riots in Delhi show how Indian Muslims have been tricked by such outfits
In the year 1996, the Students Islamic Movement of India had issued a statement. It said that democracy and secularism had failed to protect the Indian Muslims. The sole option now is to fight for a Caliphate, the SIMI had said.
The statement is eerily similar to the one put out by the Islamic State during the northeast Delhi riots. The ISIS too had said on its Telegram channel that it was time for the Indian Muslims to unite and overthrow the democratically elected government.