Amar Ujala Network, New Delhi
Updated Thu, 31 Dec 2020 10:00 PM IST
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Omar Khalid was involved in demonstrations in several states
The Delhi Police has alleged that Khalid visited several states to conduct anti-CAA demonstrations. He provoked people by giving provocative speeches. He participated in anti-CAA protests in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar and Maharashtra. The police allege that Amar Khalid, with his inflammatory speeches, incited people to violence. For the states in which Khalid went, his movement and stay was arranged by the protesters.
New name surfaced in the charge sheet
The crime branch of Delhi Police has revealed a new name along with Omar Khalid based on the investigation into the riots. The charge sheet states that Delhi supporter Protest Whats App group was formed by a man named Rahul Rai. Violence was also planned through this and protests were organized.
Violence took place after protests against CAA
The Delhi Police allege that violence erupted after CAA protests in the capital. During this time there were riots in many areas of North East Delhi, in which 53 people were killed and more than 200 were injured. Public and private property was also severely damaged. The investigation of these riots is done by Delhi Police, Crime Branch, Special Cell. The special cell has long ago filed chargesheets against about 15 accused, including former councilors Tahir Hussain, Ishrat Jahan. At the same time, ED also filed a case of money laundering on Tahir Hussain and filed a charge sheet after investigation.