The Election Commission on Friday asked the Home Ministry to explain its decision to give a fresh compensation of Rs five lakh to the 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims considering that the Model Code of Conduct is in force in Delhi because of the upcoming by-polls.
A Delhi Court on Tuesday dismissed the
plea of CBI that a Metropolitan Magistrate cannot decide on
the agency`s closure report giving clean chit to former Union
Minister Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 Sikh riots` case.