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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar asks for more 30 days to surrender

NEW DELHI: Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, convicted in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots on December 17 has asked Delhi High Court seeking time till January 31 to surrender. The court is likely to hear his application tomorrow.  Senior lawyer HS Phoolka, who is representing many of the families of the riot victims, said Sajjan Kumar has filed an application

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Congress Leader Sajjan Kumar Convicted in 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots sentenced to life

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Monday sentenced  Congress leader Sajjan Kumar to life in jail in a case pertaining to the killing of five member of a Sikh family in 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Reversing a lower court judgement that had acquitted him, a bench of justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel found Sajjan Kumar guilty

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: One sentenced to death Life Term For Another

NEW DELHI: Thirty-four years after the murder of two men in the anti-Sikh riots in 1984, sentence in the double murder case was announced by Delhi Patiala Court on Tuesday. Naresh Sherawat, 68, and 55-year-old Yashpal Singh were convicted of killing their neighbours Hardev Singh and Avtar Singh by setting them on fire in south Delhi’s Mahipalpur in

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