Delhi riots: Special Cell information cost sheet towards 15 accused for hatching conspiracy


New Delhi: The Special Cell of Delhi Police on Wednesday (September 16) filed a cost sheet in Karkardooma Court towards 15 accused in reference to the conspiracy of Delhi riots. All these accused not solely gave inflammatory speeches throughout the protests towards the brand new citizenship legislation that began within the month of December 2019 but in addition conspired to flare up the communal riots in February this 12 months.

The cost sheet was filed within the court docket of Additional Sessions Judge Abitabh Rawat. The Special Cell, which has named a complete of 15 individuals in its cost sheet, has booked them below the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) together with different sections. The cost sheet associated to the Delhi riot is about 20 thousand pages.

The cost sheet consists of the identify of the next individuals:

1- Tahir Hussain
2- Muhammad Parvez Ahmed
3- Muhammad Ilyas
4- Saifi Khalid
5- Ishrat Jahan
6- Miran Haider
7- Safoora Jargar
8- Asif Iqbal Tanha
9- Shadab Ahmed
10- Natasha Narwal
11- Devangana Kalita
12- Taslim Ahmed
13- Salim Malik
14- Muhammad Salim Khan
15- Athar Khan

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Notably, the cost sheet filed as we speak doesn’t have the names of Umar Khalid and Sharjeel Imam as accused. As they had been arrested just a few days in the past, their names are anticipated to be within the supplementary cost sheet.

The Special Cell’s investigation has revealed that a number of teams had joined palms throughout the Anti-CAA protests. These teams embody Pinjra Tod, PFI, Jamia Coordination Committee, United Against Hate, former college students of Jamia college, and college students of JNU and Jamia University

Umar Khalid and Sharjil Imam gave inflammatory speeches in Delhi and different components of the nation. Umar Khalid’s speech in Maharashtra’s Aurangabad had referred to the go to of US President Donald Trump to India. 

The cash to fund the anti-CAA protests got here from the PFI in addition to overseas. Weapons had been additionally bought from that cash. The Special Cell has discovered the Delhi riots to be a well-planned conspiracy.

Earlier on Monday, Delhi’s Karkardooma court docket granted 10-day custody of former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) scholar Umar Khalid to the Special Cell of Delhi Police, which reportedly stated that it desires to confront Khalid with over 11 lakh pages of paperwork in reference to Delhi riots.

On February 24 this 12 months, communal clashes broke out in northeast Delhi after clashes between supporters of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and people towards the laws spiraled uncontrolled, leaving at the very least 53 individuals lifeless and round 200 injured.