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Sajjan acquittal: Gurdwara committees anguished over verdict

Delhi: The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has expressed shock over the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar. It also sought to know the names of the persons who led the mobs against Sikhs in the Capital. Reacting to the court’s decision, SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar described the former Congress MP’s acquittal in the case “unfortunate and shocking” and ...

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Sikhs protest Sarabjit’s savage killing in Pakistan

Hyderabad, India: Sikhs have risen in protest over the brutal and inhuman killing of an Indian citizen, Sarabjit Singh, in a Pakistani jail and also against former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar who was acquitted by the Delhi High Court in a case of Sikh Genocide. Holding banners and placards, hundreds of Sikhs gathered at Gurudwara Guru Singh Sabha, Ashok Bazar, Afzalgunj ...

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1984 Sikh Genocide case: Closing arguments by lawyers for victims’ families today

New Delhi: More than 28 years after the horrific massacre of Sikhs across the country in the wake of the assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on October 3, 1984, the lawyer for the families of the 1984 genocide victims will conclude their arguments in the case. It is a crucial day for Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was charged ...

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29 years after 1984 Sikh Genocide, CBI’s final arguments against genocide culprit Sajjan Kumar

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New Delhi:  A Delhi court will today hear a 1984 Sikh Genocide case against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will make its final arguments in the case and the hearing is expected to conclude tomorrow. When the trial court last heard the case against Genocide culprit Sajjan Kumar, it had slammed the CBI, saying if the ...

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1984 Sikh genocide: High Court reserves order on plea of Sajjan

New Delhi: high court on Friday reserved its order on a plea of senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar against a trial court order framing charges against him in a 1984 Sikh genocide case related to the killings of six persons. “The order is reserved,” Justice Suresh Kait said after senior advocate H S Phoolka, counsel for complainant Sheela Kaur, concluded ...

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