Anti-Sikh riots: BJP files complaint with Delhi Police against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler

The BJP filed a complaint with the Delhi Police against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

PTI February 05, 2018 20:58:29 IST
Anti-Sikh riots: BJP files complaint with Delhi Police against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler

New Delhi: The BJP filed a complaint with the Delhi Police against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

BJP national secretary RP Singh met the Additional Police Commissioner, New Delhi, and filed a complaint which was based on purported video clips concerning the Congress leader.

The video clips were released in a press conference by Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee president Manjit Singh GK.

"It has been requested in the complaint that since the accused can leave the country any time hence he should be arrested immediately and prosecuted under IPC sections 302, 147/149 and 120-B," RP Singh said in a statement.

Earlier, Manjit Singh GK said that they would send copies of the video clips to various authorities and demanded arrest of the Congress leader.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

Delhi Police arrests Chinese, Nepalese nationals for 'paying' journalist Rajeev Sharma for 'sensitive information'
India

Delhi Police arrests Chinese, Nepalese nationals for 'paying' journalist Rajeev Sharma for 'sensitive information'

Sharma, a resident of Pitampura, was arrested by the Special Cell of the Delhi Police on Friday under the National Security Act

Delhi riots: Court grants bail to man charged with 'attempt to murder' after police fails to trace complainant
India

Delhi riots: Court grants bail to man charged with 'attempt to murder' after police fails to trace complainant

Special Public Prosecutor Saleem Ahmed, appearing for the state, informed the court that the victim had given his fake address and mobile number and the police tried to search him but he could not be traced

Delhi riots case: Opposition meets President Ram Nath Kovind, say 'serious' questions about police's role in violence
India

Delhi riots case: Opposition meets President Ram Nath Kovind, say 'serious' questions about police's role in violence

The leaders also alleged that there are publicly documented accounts of police being "complicit, directing mobs pelting stones or looking the other way when mobs were indulging in violence"