North East Delhi violence

Delhi Police seeks information from Twitter for over 70 accounts used to instigate Delhi violence

The Special Cell has also identified some other social media platforms, including Facebook, which were used to circulate hate messages to fan communal violence in North East Delhi.

Mar 02, 2020, 17:30 PM IST

Hyderabad students told to use social media to flare up Delhi riots, say Intelligence agencies

Intelligence agencies have also prepared the list of fake messages which have been used to spread rumours.

Mar 02, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

Delhi violence: Two dead bodies recovered from Gokulpuri, death toll rises to 44

In the riots that took place in the national capital the Delhi Police has registered 167 FIRs and has detained 885 people. The Delhi Chamber of Commerce has projected that the initial loss caused by the violence is nearly Rs 25,000 crore.

Mar 01, 2020, 15:54 PM IST

No violence in Delhi today, aid to riot victims by tomorrow: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM also gave information on providing compensation to those affected in the violence and said that the government has already received 69 forms and the affected will receive the amount till Sunday. 

Feb 29, 2020, 20:23 PM IST

LG Anil Baijal appeals people for peace, caution them against fake news and rumours

Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal has appealed people to restoring peace and maintaining law and order and communal harmony in view of the violence in some parts of Delhi.

Feb 27, 2020, 08:00 AM IST

Delhi violence: US Senator Bernie Sanders terms President Donald Trump's response as 'Failure of leadership on human rights'

Trump said, "As far as an individual attack is concerned, I heard about it but I didn`t discuss (with PM Modi). That`s up to India," while appreciating Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s efforts to ensure religious freedom in the country. 

Feb 27, 2020, 07:04 AM IST

Delhi violence death toll rises to 27, PM Narendra Modi, NSA Ajit Doval appeal for peace

National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval visited several riot-hit areas in North East Delhi to take stock of situation. He also met with locals during his visit and appealed to the people to have confidence in law enforcement agencies and remarked that police is on high alert and is doing its job. 

Feb 26, 2020, 23:25 PM IST

Five IPS officers of Delhi Police given new postings amid violence

All these officers will take over their new responsibilities with immediate effect, as per the Home Department order

Feb 26, 2020, 17:59 PM IST

Delhi violence: After Kapil Mishra, Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma's speeches played out in HC

The video clips of alleged hate speeches made by BJP leaders Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma and Kapil Mishra were played out in Delhi High Court during a hearing of a plea filed by retired bureaucrat Harsh Mander on violence in which 23 people have been killed in North East Delhi.

Feb 26, 2020, 16:11 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi appeals for peace and brotherhood to restore normalcy in Delhi

Breaking his silence over the violence in the national capital, he said, "Had an extensive review on the situation prevailing in various parts of Delhi. Police and other agencies are working on the ground to ensure peace and normalcy."

Feb 26, 2020, 14:07 PM IST

13 dead, shoot-at-sight, board exams postponed: North East Delhi bears the brunt of mob violence

The death toll due to clashes between the pro-CAA and anti-CAA groups jumped to 13 on Tuesday and the tense situation forced the CBSE to postpone the exams, scheduled for Wednesday (February 26), at all centres in North East Delhi.

Feb 25, 2020, 23:32 PM IST