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1984 Anti-Sikh Riots

Rajiv Gandhi 'Biggest Mob Lyncher': Akali Dal Leader Supports PM's Statement

May 06, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Shiromani Akali Dal leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa also alleged that not only did Rajiv Gandhi encourage genocide against the Sikhs but also "protected and rewarded" the lynchers.

SC Grants Time To SIT To Complete 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Probe

Mar 29, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The bench extended the time after the SIT informed it that more than 50 per cent of the work has been done and it wanted two more months to complete the investigation.


SC judge Recuses From Hearing Sajjan Kumar's Appeal In 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Case

The 73-year-old Kumar had surrendered before a trial court here on December 31, 2018 to serve the sentence of life imprisonment.

1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: Delhi Court Issues Production Warrant Against Sajjan Kumar

Jan 22, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The riots broke out after the assassination of former prime minister Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards on October 31, 1984.


SC Issues Notice To CBI On Sajjan Kumar's Appeal In 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Case

Kumar was convicted and sentenced to life for the remainder of his life by the high court on December 17 in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Raj Nagar area.

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04 January, 2019

Converting Anti-Corruption Movement Into Political Party In 2012 Was Wrong: H S Phoolka

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Senior advocate H S Phoolka who resigned from the party on Friday, targeting the Aam Aadmi Party, said that converting an anti-corruption movement into a political party in 2012 was "wrong"


01 January, 2019

'One Magarmach Down', Says Harsimrat Kaur Badal As Sajjan Kumar Goes To Jail

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Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar on Monday surrendered before a court here to serve the life sentence awarded to him by the Delhi High Court in connection with a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.


31 December, 2018

Ex-Cong Leader Sajjan Kumar, Convicted In Anti-Sikh Riots, Surrenders In Court

Outlook Web Bureau

The 73-year-old former Congress leader was sentenced to life for the "remainder of his natural life" by the Delhi High Court on December 17.


27 December, 2018

1984 Riots Case: Sajjan Kumar Likely To Surrender Before Court On Dec 31

Outlook Web Bureau

All six, including Kumar, were directed by the high court to surrender by December 31, and not leave Delhi in the mean time.


27 December, 2018

1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: Two Akali Dal Activists Arrested For Vandalising Rajiv Gandhi Statute

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Those arrested are Youth Akali Dal activists Meetpal Dugri and Gurdeep Singh Gosha. The SAD on Wednesday strongly opposed their arrest.


27 December, 2018

1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Demand Renaming Of 'Rajiv Chowk' In Delhi, Deface Signboard

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Raising slogans against former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, the protesters garlanded the signboard with shoes and slippers and sprayed black paint on it.


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24 December, 2018

'Action Could Lead To Reaction': AAP Alleged Attack At Office By Youth Congress

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Convener of AAP's Delhi unit Gopal Rai said that a complaint will be filed with police, which the party claimed to have been a "mute spectator" during the Sunday's incident.


22 December, 2018

1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: Sajjan Kumar Moves SC Challenging His Conviction

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The move comes a day after the High Court turned down his application seeking more time to surrender. The court had directed him to surrender by December 31.


21 December, 2018

Delhi Assembly Passes Resolution Demanding Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna Be Withdrawn Over 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots

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The Delhi government should "strongly" convey in writing to the Union Home Ministry (MHA) that justice continues to elude the families and near-dear ones of the victims of the worst "genocide" in the history of India’s national capital, the resolution said.


21 December, 2018

1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Case: Court Dismisses Sajjan Kumar's Plea For More Time To Surrender

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Kumar, who was directed by the High Court on Monday to surrender before authorities by December 31, sought more time saying he has to settle family affairs.


20 December, 2018

1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: Sajjan Kumar Moves HC, Seeks Time Till Jan 31 To Surrender

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Kumar, who was directed by the High Court on Monday to surrender before authorities by December 31, sought more time saying he has to settle family affairs.


18 December, 2018

Sajjan Kumar’s Conviction: Justice Doesn’t Bend To The Will Of The Powerful

M Rajivlochan

Congress leader Sajjan Kumar has written to party president Rahul Gandhi submitting his resignation from the primary membership of the party.


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18 December, 2018

Sajjan Kumar Resigns From Congress' Primary Membership, Writes To Rahul Gandhi

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


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