Life term for three, 2 escape with 3-year jailterm in ’84 riots case

Three persons were today awarded life imprisonment in a 29-year-old 1984 anti-Sikh riots case by a Delhi court which said the offences were grave as the victims of a particular community had been targeted and the acts of the convicts were most gruesome in nature. District Judge J R Aryan gave life term to ex-councillor […]

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Anti-Sikh riots case: HC verdict on Sajjan’s plea tomorrow

On a plea of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar against a trial court order framing charges against him in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case related to the killings of six persons the Delhi High court will pronounce its verdict. Justice Suresh Kait, who had reserved the order in December last year, will pronounce the verdict at 10.30 […]

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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Court reserves judgement

New Delhi: A court here reserved its judgement in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and five others are accused. District jugde JR Aryan fixed the matter for April 16 for clarification, if any, from CBI or the six accused persons after they concluded the final arguments in the case. “Judgement […]

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1984 victims withdraw plea against Sajjan

Victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots withdrew their plea seeking permission to bring on record two news articles of about the alleged role of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in the massacre after a Delhi court assured them that it would look into the issue. District Judge J R Aryan refused to summon the editors of […]

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1984 riots: CBI says eyewitness are trustworthy

In Delhi CBI told in court here that the complainant in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and five others are facing trial is an “eyewitness” to the killings and her statement is “trustworthy”. Advancing final arguments before District Judge JR Aryan, senior advocate RS Cheema, appearing for CBI, said complainant […]

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