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Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai: Nakul Singh Sawhney examines the anatomy of a riot
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Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai: Nakul Singh Sawhney examines the anatomy of a riot

More than 60 were killed and around 40,000 were displaced in a riot that took place in western Uttar Pradesh in 2013. Over 90 percent of those affected were Muslims. Whether they were ‘riots’ or a politically-calculated move is the premise of Nakul Singh Sawhney’s documentary Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai.

UP govt begins withdrawal of seven cases against BJP legislator Sangeet Som, including four related to Muzaffarnagar riots
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UP govt begins withdrawal of seven cases against BJP legislator Sangeet Som, including four related to Muzaffarnagar riots

BJP legislator Sangeet Som and more than 200 others who had 'liked' the video which had sparked the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots were booked under various sections of the IPC and section 66 of the IT Act

Court acquits two accused of robbery during 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, says prosecution failed to find them guilty
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Court acquits two accused of robbery during 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, says prosecution failed to find them guilty

A court acquitted two people accused of robbery during the 2013 communal riots in Muzaffarnagar district, saying the prosecution failed to prove they were guilty.

Travels through the Hindi belt: Fragile peace in Muzaffarnagar engendered by interdependence, unemployment
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Travels through the Hindi belt: Fragile peace in Muzaffarnagar engendered by interdependence, unemployment

The interdependence of the communities in Muzaffarnagar made them realise peaceful coexistence is the only way forward

Muzaffarnagar riots: Uttar Pradesh court to frame charges against BJP MP Sanjeev Balyan, others on 29 May
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Muzaffarnagar riots: Uttar Pradesh court to frame charges against BJP MP Sanjeev Balyan, others on 29 May

A court on Friday fixed 29 May for framing of charges against BJP MP and former Union minister Sanjeev Balyan and others in a case related to the 2013 Muzaffarnagar communal riots