Death toll in Delhi violence was 53, 800 individuals arrested in rioting case

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The quantity of people that died within the riots in Delhi final month has gone as much as 53. As of Thursday, Guru Teghbahadur Hospital has confirmed 44 deaths. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital 5, NNJP Hospital three and Jag Pravesh Chandra Hospital confirmed the loss of life of 1 particular person. More than 200 individuals are nonetheless injured. At the identical time, police have arrested greater than 800 individuals on costs of spreading violence.

Violence erupted in these areas

In truth, violence erupted between two teams in Delhi's North-East areas in protest in opposition to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on Tuesday, final week when a mob mob set homes, retailers, automobiles, petrol pumps on hearth gave. <! –

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                 The violence primarily engulfed Delhi's Zafarabad, Maujpur, Babarpur, Yamuna Vihar, Bhajanpura, Chand Bagh and Shiv Vihar.

IB worker died in violence

Intelligence Bureau (IB) worker Ankit Sharma was additionally killed within the violence. The cost of which his household lodged an FIR in opposition to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) suspended councilor Tahir Hussain. After this, Tahir Hussain stated that he’s being intentionally implicated on this case. On Thursday (March 5), the courtroom rejected Tahir's anticipatory bail plea, after which he was arrested by the Delhi Police.

Crime Branch is investigating

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) was fashioned by the Delhi Police Crime Branch on 27 February to research the violence. The two SIT groups fashioned for the investigation are headed by DCP Joy Tirkey and Rajesh Dev. North-East Delhi is investigating circumstances associated to violence.

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