New Delhi The Delhi Police on Sunday filed a supplementary cost sheet in a courtroom right here in opposition to JNU’s former pupil chief Omar Khalid and pupil Sharjeel Imam in a case associated to ‘conspiracy’ of communal violence within the north-eastern a part of town in February. According to sources, the police filed a cost sheet in opposition to Khalid, Imam and one other accused Faizan Khan underneath Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat on this case registered underneath the related sections of the Strict Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
These streams had been recorded on Khalid and Imam
They have been charged with rioting, illegal gathering, prison conspiracy, homicide, selling enmity on the idea of faith, language, caste and many others. and different sections of the Indian Penal Code. The most capital punishment will be punishable underneath these offenses. This 930-page supplementary cost sheet has been filed underneath sections 13 (illegal actions), 16 (terrorist exercise), 17 (elevating funds for terrorist exercise) and 18 (conspiracy) of UAPA. Apart from this, he has been charged underneath sections 120 B (prison conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code, together with sections 109 (abetment), 114 (presence of abettor on the time of crime), 147 and 148 (rioting). Sources mentioned that sections 341, 353, 395, 419, 419, 427, 435, 436, 452, 454, 468, 471 and 34 of Indian Penal Code have additionally been imposed in opposition to all three.
Khalid and Sharjeel are in judicial custody
Apart from this, this cost sheet has been filed in opposition to the related sections of the Arms Act and the Act to guard public property from harm. Khalid and Imam are presently in judicial custody on this case. Khan has been granted bail by the Delhi High Court. The most important cost sheet was filed in September in opposition to members of Pinjra Tod and JNU college students Devangana Kalita and Natasha Narwal, Jamia Millia Islamia pupil Asif Iqbal Tanha and pupil activist Gulfisha Fathima.
Name of former Congress MP within the cost sheet
Other accused named within the cost sheet embrace former Congress councilor Ishrat Jahan, Jamia Coordination Committee members Safura Zargar, Meeran Haider and Shifaur Rahman, suspended Aam Aadmi Party MLA Tahir Hussain, activist Khalid Saifi, Shadab Ahmed, Taslim Ahmed, Salim, Ahmed, Salim Malik, Mohammad Salim Khan and Athar Khan. Communal clashes erupted on 24 February following violence between supporters and opponents of amendments to the citizenship legislation in north-east Delhi, killing 53 individuals and injuring round 200 individuals.