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Sajjan Kumar surrenders after conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, sent to Mandoli jail

Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was convicted in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, on Monday surrendered before the Karkardooma court in Delhi.

Dec 31, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

Kavi Yudh: Special poetic war on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

This segment of Zee News brings to you special poetic war between poets on 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 22, 2018, 21:12 PM IST

Amarinder Singh welcomes Sajjan Kumar's conviction, says Congress, Gandhis had no role in 1984-anti Sikh riots

Neither the Congress party nor the Gandhi family had any role to play in the rioting, said Captain Amarinder Singh.

Dec 17, 2018, 15:05 PM IST

Delhi High Court convicts Sajjan Kumar in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Who said what

The Delhi High Court on Monday reversed a lower court order, which had acquitted Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. The High Court convicted Kumar and sentenced him to life imprisonment, asking him to surrender by December 31.

Dec 17, 2018, 12:40 PM IST

Rahul and responsibility never go together: BJP on Congress chief's 1984 anti-Sikh riots remarks

Patra's statement comes after Congress leader and Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh said that Rahul Gandhi was unaware of the Sikh riots at that time.

Aug 27, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

Biggest mob lynching happened in 1984, Rajnath Singh recalls anti-Sikh riots

Rajnath said that a high-level probe has been ordered into the case and assured that action will be taken against those found guilty.

Jul 24, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: 'Fresh evidence' against Jagdish Tytler given to probe team

  The Union Home Ministry has forwarded the "fresh evidence" against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler submitted by the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DGMC) to the SIT headed by Justice S.N. Dhingra that is probing the mayhem.

Feb 10, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

Rajiv Gandhi was supervising killings during 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sukhbir Badal

This came after media reports quoted Tytler as saying that former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi had gone to different parts of Delhi while the riots were on.

Jan 29, 2018, 17:25 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Withdraw Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna, demands HS Phoolka

Senior lawyer HS Phoolka, who has been fighting for the rights of 1984 Sikh riots victims, on Thursday demanded that former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna Award be withdrawn, and accuse

Nov 19, 2015, 19:22 PM IST

1984 riots: HC judge recuses from hearing Tytler`s plea

A Delhi High Court judge on Friday recused himself from hearing a plea of senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler.

May 31, 2013, 14:04 PM IST

Sajjan’s acquittal: Sikh groups protest near parliament, detained

Around 200 Sikh protesters were Monday detained near Parliament House after they blocked the high-security Vijay Chowk for over half-an-hour. They were protesting the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a case related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

May 06, 2013, 12:26 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Arguments on quantum of sentence on May 9

Delhi court fixed May 9 for hearing arguments on quantum of punishment in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which Congress` Sajjan Kumar was acquitted while 5 were part of the mob that killed 5 Sikhs.

May 05, 2013, 00:28 AM IST

Justice denied to Sikh community in 1984 riots case: BJP

Delhi BJP expressed solidarity with Sikh community which is anguished over acquittal of Sajjan Kumar in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case and accused Congress of failing to ensure punishment to the guilty.

May 03, 2013, 21:46 PM IST

Advocate responds to Tytler`s claim, says ready for lie detection

Lawyer representing 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims said he was ready to take lie detector test after Jagdish Tytler threw challenge following court order reopening case against him for his involvement.

Apr 12, 2013, 21:25 PM IST

`84 riots: CBI told to give witnesses` version copy to victim

A Delhi court on Wednesday asked CBI to
provide a copy of witnesses` statements to a victim in a 1984
anti-Sikh riots case allegedly involving former union minister
Jagdish Tytler.

Feb 24, 2010, 17:49 PM IST