Scores of Sikhs and supporters of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee today staged a protest outside CBI headquarters against its move to file a closure report giving clean chit to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 riots case.
For the third time in a row, the CBI has filed closure report in a case against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots in a Delhi court, which issued notice to the victim.
Congress leader Jagdish Tytler on Thursday told a Delhi court that there was no legally admissible evidence to frame charge against him in a defamation complaint filed by a senior advocate representing the victims in 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases.
Controversial figures and former Congress MPs Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar do not figure on any of the panels set up by the party for polls in Delhi while ex-Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was named as a member of only one of them.
A Delhi court on Wednesday fixed December 23 for hearing the arguments on framing of charges in a case in which CBI had chargesheeted Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and businessman Abhishek Verma for allegedly sending a forged letter to the then Prime Minister in 2009.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday alleged here that Congress has given "key roles" to 1984 riots accused Sajjan Kumar and Jagdish Tytler in the upcoming Delhi polls, a charge rubbished by the Congress as "rumours".
A special court on Thursday fixed November 19 for hearing arguments on framing of charges in a case in which Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and businessman Abhishek Verma have been chargesheeted by CBI for allegedly sending a forged letter to the then Prime Minister in 2009.
A criminal defamation complaint filed against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler by senior lawyer HS Phoolka representing the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots was Saturday posted for Oct 15 as the Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gaurav Rao was on leave.
A Delhi court on Saturday fixed October 15 for hearing a criminal defamation complaint filed against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler by a senior lawyer representing the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases.