SP Sonepat, has taken pains to submit a detailed report to DGP, Haryana on the alleged gang-rape of at least 10 women by goons in Murthal.
Taking note of Haryana's submission, a bench comprising Chief Justice TS Thakur and Justice UU Lalit disposed of the PIL filed by Delhi Jal Board.
HC probe on Jat quota stir: Reports of rape in Murthal termed false by Haryana police and government
An investigating committee setup by the Haryana police failed to find any evidence of the alleged incidents, which occurs at the time of the Jat Protests.
BJP on Tuesday alleged that Congress had a role in the extensive violence in Haryana during the Jat's stir for quota and asked Rahul Gandhi to stop his "divisive politics". The party referred to an audio tape, which has a close aide of former Chief
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar made it clear on Tuesday that the Jat community will be given reservation in the state under a special provision and the OBC quota would not be disturbed.
With 19 lives being lost and property and assets worth thousands of crores being destroyed in just five days of mayhem in Haryana during the Jat agitation, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to submit a status report on the issue by next Monday.
The President's address to Parliament on Tuesday to mark the start of the Budget session was dismissed by the Opposition as "disappointing".
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar was heckled by an angry mob on his visit to the Jat-dominated Rohtak district on Tuesday
The Punjab and Haryana High Court asked the Haryana government to file a status report by Monday on the Jat agitation which has claimed 19 lives
Traditional landowners, the Jats are a powerful Hindu caste now demanding classification as a “backward” caste–a contention rejected last year by the Supreme Court
Jat protesters on Tuesday lifted their blockade from the railway track at Mayyar in the district, clearing the Delhi-Hisar rail route.
Water supply was partially restored in some parts of north and central Delhi this morning, even as Delhi Water minister Kapil Mishra said there would be limited supply till the Munak canal, damaged in the Jat stir in Haryana, is repaired.
The situation on Tuesday remained tense in some parts of Jat dominated areas like Rohtak and Sonipat while curfew was lifted in Jind district even as security personnel stepped up efforts to clear the blockades put up by protesters on various state highways.
My suspicion of the Congress hand in the violent Jat quota stir in Haryana — which I expressed strongly on Twitter on Saturday evening, without any serious opposition or denials from the Congress, save a weak reply by MP from Rohtak, Deepender Hooda — received unexpected confirmation late on Sunday
Chautala, a prominent Jat leader himself, alleged that BJP MP Raj Kumar Saini had been making anti-Jat quota statements for past several months, but the party had failed to rein him in.
Three persons were killed and nine injured as stone-pelting protesters clashed with army and paramilitary personnel over the Jat quota row in Haryana.
As protesters continued to block some roads, the Centre directed security forces to use force to clear blockades.
From Virender Sehwag to Vijender Sehwag, sportspersons are speaking out against the violence in Haryana over the Jat quota stir.
IG Alok Vashistha said prohibitory orders have been imposed in the district to maintain law and order and additional police force has been rushed to the affected areas.
Curfew was on Monday lifted from Hissar and Hansi towns of the district in Jat stir-hit Haryana even as road and rail traffic from here to various destinations remained suspended.