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Chief minister Yogi Adityanath presided over the cabinet meeting that approved the Uttar Pradesh Recovery of Damage to Public and Private Properties Ordinance-2020 .(HT Photo)

Ordinance cleared by Yogi cabinet to recover damages caused during riots, demonstrations

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Umesh Raghuvanshi
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2020 06:38 AM IST
The state cabinet has apparently taken the ordinance route to empower the government to put up hoardings/posters of protesters at public places and recover damages.
A man looks at a burnt house at Mohammadpur Raisingh village in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar where riots broke out in September 2013.(HT FILE PHOTO)
A man looks at a burnt house at Mohammadpur Raisingh village in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar where riots broke out in September 2013.(HT FILE PHOTO)

7 held guilty of killing two youths that sparked 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots

Hindustan Times, Muzaffarnagar | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2019 11:59 PM IST
A court in Muzaffarnagar on Wednesday held seven people guilty of killing two youths in August 2013 — an incident that was believed to have triggered the Muzaffarnagar riots in September that year.
Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was convicted for criminal conspiracy, promoting enmity, acts against communal harmony in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case and sentenced to life imprisonment.(PTI)
Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was convicted for criminal conspiracy, promoting enmity, acts against communal harmony in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case and sentenced to life imprisonment.(PTI)

What is the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar?

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2018 03:39 PM IST
Sajjan Kumar is accused of involvement in the killing of five members of a Sikh family by a mob during the riots in the aftermath of the October 31, 1984, assassination of then-prime minister Indira Gandhi by her two Sikh bodyguards
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