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SC refuses to hear plea for interim bail for 1984 anti-Sikh riots convict Mahender Yadav who tested positive for COVID-19
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SC refuses to hear plea for interim bail for 1984 anti-Sikh riots convict Mahender Yadav who tested positive for COVID-19

Besides Yadav, former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and former Congress councillor Balwan Khokhar are serving life imprisonment in the case after the Delhi High Court had convicted them on 17 December, 2018.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court to hear Sajjan Kumar's petition challenging life sentence in May
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court to hear Sajjan Kumar's petition challenging life sentence in May

The Delhi High Court had in December convicted Sajjan Kumar for killing five Sikhs and burning a gurudwara during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar was 'kingpin' of massacre, CBI tells Supreme Court; hearing on bail plea on 15 April
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar was 'kingpin' of massacre, CBI tells Supreme Court; hearing on bail plea on 15 April

The case in which Sajjan Kumar was convicted and sentenced relates to the killing of five Sikhs in Delhi Cantonment's Raj Nagar Part-I area of southwest Delhi on 1 and 2 November, 1984 and burning down of a Gurudwara in Raj Nagar Part-II

Supreme Court seeks CBI reply on Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's plea challenging his conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots
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Supreme Court seeks CBI reply on Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's plea challenging his conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Two weeks after Sajjan Kumar was awarded life sentence by the Delhi High Court in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, the Congress leader surrendered at the Karkardooma District Court

1984 riots convict Sajjan Kumar surrenders before Karkardooma court in Delhi; former Congress MP to serve life term in Tihar Jail
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1984 riots convict Sajjan Kumar surrenders before Karkardooma court in Delhi; former Congress MP to serve life term in Tihar Jail

Former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar, convicted in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, surrendered before the Karkardooma court on Monday. The 73-year-old was awarded a life sentence by the Delhi High Court and a fine of Rs 5 lakh on 17 December. He will be lodged in the Tihar Jail in Delhi.

Amit Shah slams Congress over NRC, says party concerned about 'infiltrators' but not citizens who die in bomb blasts
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Amit Shah slams Congress over NRC, says party concerned about 'infiltrators' but not citizens who die in bomb blasts

Continuing his tirade against the Congress, BJP chief Amit Shah asserted that the 'scam-ridden' party is raising questions over the style of governance by the BJP.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar moves application in Delhi HC, seeks 30 days' time to surrender
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar moves application in Delhi HC, seeks 30 days' time to surrender

Sajjan Kumar, who has been on bail throughout the trial, is seeking extension as he has statutory remedy to file an appeal in the apex court.

Sajjan Kumar convicted: Amit Shah says no one ever doubted Congress' role, asserts 'criminals of 1984' will not go scot-free
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Sajjan Kumar convicted: Amit Shah says no one ever doubted Congress' role, asserts 'criminals of 1984' will not go scot-free

Amit Shah thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for setting up an SIT in 2015 which, he said, started re-investigation into several cases of 1984 pending for over three decades.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Kamal Nath says no FIR filed against him, claims 'politics' behind parties raising issue
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Kamal Nath says no FIR filed against him, claims 'politics' behind parties raising issue

Kamal Nath was speaking to reporters after taking oath as the 18th chief minister of Madhya Pradesh. "I took oath today...I had taken oath several times (in the past), but none said anything then."

1984 anti-Sikh riots: BJP demands expulsion of MP CM Kamal Nath, calls for Rahul Gandhi's resignation as Congress chief
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: BJP demands expulsion of MP CM Kamal Nath, calls for Rahul Gandhi's resignation as Congress chief

Earlier in the day, the Delhi High Court convicted Sajjan Kumar in a case related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and sentenced him to life imprisonment.

Sajjan Kumar convicted: Delhi High Court says perpetrators of 1984 anti-Sikh riots 'enjoyed political patronage'; read full judgment
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Sajjan Kumar convicted: Delhi High Court says perpetrators of 1984 anti-Sikh riots 'enjoyed political patronage'; read full judgment

The Delhi High Court on Monday reversed the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, sentencing him to life. The bench observed that there had been an "abject failure" by the agencies investigating the riots.

Sajjan Kumar sentenced to life in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case; Delhi HC reverses Congress leader's acquittal citing 'abject failure by agencies'
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Sajjan Kumar sentenced to life in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case; Delhi HC reverses Congress leader's acquittal citing 'abject failure by agencies'

The Delhi High Court on Monday reversed the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case and sentenced him to life. The court observed that there had been an "abject failure" by the agencies investigating the riots as a trial court had ordered Kumar's acquittal earlier.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Delhi High Court upholds conviction of all 88 found guilty by trial court
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Delhi High Court upholds conviction of all 88 found guilty by trial court

The Delhi High Court has asked all the accused in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case to surrender soon.