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HC rejects Sajjan Kumar plea for more time to surrender in 1984 case

The Delhi High Court said it saw no ground for granting the relief to former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar.

21 Dec 2018 11:21 AM

Sajjan Kumar, convicted in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, seeks 30 days to surrender

Sajjan Kumar has moved an application before Delhi High Court seeking 30 days time to surrender.

20 Dec 2018 12:31 PM

Sajjan Kumar appears before Delhi court in another anti-Sikh riots case

The court today adjourned matter for hearing on January 22 as Sajjan Kumar's main counsel Anil Sharma didn't appear for cross-examination.

20 Dec 2018 11:35 AM

No one ever had any doubt: Amit Shah on Sajjan Kumar's conviction in 1984 riots

'I am grateful to the court, which has delivered its judgment, bringing relief to the traumatised families,' Amit Shah said.

18 Dec 2018 12:35 PM

‘I resign’: Sajjan Kumar, 1984 anti-Sikh riots convict, writes to Rahul Gandhi

On Monday, Delhi HC convicted Sajjan Kumar for his role in 1984 anti-Sikh riots and sentenced him to imprisonment for life.

18 Dec 2018 12:04 PM


1984 riots: Sajjan Kumar to spend rest of life in jail

Kumar intends to move an appeal in the Supreme Court against the Delhi high court verdict.

18 Dec 2018 1:12 AM

Neither Sajjan Kumar was given ticket, nor he holds office: Congress

Kapil Sibal said BJP is trying to give political colours to court's verdict and asked them to stop doing so.

17 Dec 2018 5:41 PM

1984 riots: BJP asks Rahul Gandhi to resign, demands Kamal Nath’s expulsion

'A man involved in anti-Sikh riots has been made the MP CM. Rahul Gandhi must expel him from the party,' Sambit Patra said.

17 Dec 2018 5:06 PM

Amarinder Singh hails Sajjan Kumar's conviction in 1984 anti-riots case

Delhi High Court said Sajjan Kumar's life imprisonment will be for the remainder of his life and asked him to surrender by December 31.

17 Dec 2018 4:47 PM

Conviction of Sajjan Kumar a 'jolt' for Congress: Prakash Javadekar

Javadekar demanded action against newly-appointed MP CM Kamal Nath for his alleged involvement in 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

17 Dec 2018 3:54 PM


Justice finally delivered: AAP, BJP, Punjab Cong welcome Sajjan Kumar's conviction

The Delhi High Court sentenced Sajjan Kumar for conspiracy to commit murder and sentenced him to imprisonment for life.

17 Dec 2018 3:03 PM

Will be on hunger strike till Kamal Nath is replaced as MP CM: Delhi BJP leader

The BJP leader alleged that Kamal Nath, nominated for the Chief Minister’s post in Madhya Pradesh, was involved in the anti-Sikh riots.

17 Dec 2018 1:04 PM

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress leader Sajjan Kumar gets life imprisonment

Reversing the acquittal order of a lower court, the Delhi High Court has asked Sajjan Kumar to surrender by December 31.

17 Dec 2018 11:00 AM

Cong rubbing salt into wounds of 1984 riots' victims: Akali Dal on Kamal Nath

SAD MLAs raised slogans against the Congress government and later staged a walkout.

14 Dec 2018 6:12 PM

‘Wheel of justice yet to turn against Kamal Nath’: H S Phoolka

SC lawyer H S Phoolka claimed there was ‘strong’ evidence of Cong leader Kamal Nath's involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

13 Dec 2018 4:21 PM


1984 anti-Sikh riots: After 22 years, jail term of 70 accused upheld by Delhi HC

Of the remaining 19 people, 16 died during the pendency of their appeals against the trial court’s August 27, 1996 decision.

29 Nov 2018 1:19 AM

Delhi HC upholds conviction of 88 people accused in 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Delhi HC awarded 5 year jail term to accused for rioting, burning houses and violation of curfew during 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

28 Nov 2018 3:29 PM

Delhi court awards death to convict in 1984 riots case

1st death penalty based on SIT investigation.

21 Nov 2018 12:47 AM

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Death sentence to one convict, other gets life term

Yashpal Singh was awarded death penalty while his co-convict in the case, Naresh Sherawat has been sentenced for life.

20 Nov 2018 5:33 PM

Anti-Sikh riots: Court convicts 2 for killing

The case was lodged on a complaint filed by Santokh Singh, brother of Hardev Singh.

15 Nov 2018 1:13 AM