Sentenced to prosecute Kanhaiya underneath sedition sections. This file was hanging for a very long time.
new Delhi: In Jawaharlal Nehru University, the gang has suffered a giant blow within the case of elevating anti-national slogans. The accused on this case, Kanhaiya Kumar, will now be tried for treason. The Home Department of Delhi's Kejrawal authorities has allowed the Delhi Police to run a sedition case towards Kanhaiya Kumar. The Delhi authorities has allowed the Special Cell of the Delhi Police to prosecute Kanhaiya underneath sedition sections.
This file was with the Home Department of the Government of Delhi. <! –
In 2016, the Delhi Police had filed an allegation towards Kanhaiya Kumar, former president of JNU Students Union, in 2016 for spreading anti-India slogans and hatred on the JNU campus. The matter was first raised by ZEE NEWS.
Significantly, on January 14, the police filed a cost sheet towards Kanhaiya Kumar, JNU alumnus Omar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya amongst others. They are alleged to have led a procession and shouted seditious slogans in this system held on the campus on February 9, 2016.
Delhi authorities responded to the case
AAP MLA and spokesperson Raghav Chadha, after the Delhi authorities authorised the matter, stated, 'The Delhi authorities's legislation division, after doing due diligence, gave the house division its opinion on the matter. It is pertinent to say that Delhi authorities, as a matter of coverage and as a precept, doesn’t intervene in any such case. Our authorities has not prosecuted any case within the final 5 years.
This is only a procedural matter. We consider that the judiciary and judiciary ought to take choices based mostly on the deserves of every case. It isn’t for governments to determine on the deserves of such instances. Our authorities has not stopped prosecution in any case associated to our personal MLAs and occasion leaders.
Our MLAs fought in these courts, usually our MLAs have been declared harmless, whereas some instances are nonetheless pending within the court docket. Even on the subject of the elected representatives of the ruling occasion, that’s, the Aam Aadmi Party, the Delhi authorities didn’t intervene within the means of legislation. It is just applicable for the everlasting govt in addition to the political govt to not intervene within the means of legislation and let the judiciary perform independently.
ZEE NEWS video police accepted proof
Apart from this, the situation of cell phones of different accused reminiscent of Ashwati Nair, Komal Mohite, Reyaz-ul-Haq, Banu-Jyotsna Lahiri, Samar Khan and Rama Naga have been additionally present in JNU. And all these folks have been involved with Omar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya or Kanhaiya Kumar. Apart from this, Delhi Police used 13 movies through which this complete incident was recorded and to show their allegations, the video footage of ZEE NEWS was a very powerful in these movies.
Video footage of ZEE NEWS has proved to be a very powerful hyperlink for Delhi Police. Delhi Police has verified the veracity of all of the movies within the lab and the report of CFL (Central Forensic Science Laboratory) can be included on this cost sheet. ZEE NEWS submitted its video to the police to help within the investigation of this incident.
Chargesheet was filed on 14 January 2019
The police additionally named former college college students Omar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya in a 1200-page cost sheet filed for allegedly elevating anti-India slogans throughout an occasion held on 9 February 2016 on the JNU campus. eight sections together with sedition have been imposed on Kanhaiya Kumar and others. Kanhaiya Kumar, Khalid and Bhattacharya have been arrested in reference to the case, however have been later launched on bail. Whether or to not take cognizance of the cost sheet in JNU treason case will rely upon the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate. There is a provision for max life imprisonment for treason.
In the cost sheet, the police claimed that they’d a video clip to show the crime, which was confirmed by the statements of the witnesses. Police say Kumar was main the procession and had allegedly supported the elevating of anti-national slogans within the JNU campus in February 2016.
Tell you about this complete occasion that raises anti-national slogans
February 9, 2016: March in JNU campus on the event of completion of three years of hanging Afzal Guru, convicted of assault on Parliament.
10 February: The JNU administration ordered disciplinary motion on this case.
February 11: Delhi Police registered a case towards unknown folks following complaints from BJP MP Mahesh Giri and RSS pupil group ABVP.
February 12: Kanhaiya Kumar's arrest, big anger amongst college students.
February 12: Kanhaiya Kumar was despatched to a three-day police custody by a Delhi court docket in a sedition case.
15 February: Before the listening to within the case towards Kanhaiya Kumar, the violence within the Patiala House court docket advanced, the legal professionals attacked journalists, JNU college students and academics as anti-national.
15 February: Two FIRs registered in Patiala court docket assault case.
17 February: Another uproar in Patiala House court docket. People carrying legal professionals' coats allegedly beat up journalists and college students earlier than the listening to in Kanhaiya Kumar's case.
February 18: Kanhaiya filed a bail software within the Supreme Court.
February 19: The Supreme Court transferred the bail software to the Delhi High Court. Asked the police to make correct safety preparations.
February 19: Kanhaiya moved the High Court for bail.
23 February: Police opposed Kanhaiya's bail software within the High Court.
23 February: JNU college students Omar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya moved the High Court for police safety earlier than give up.
February 24: Omar and Anirban arrested.
February 25: The Delhi court docket despatched the jailed Kanhaiya to someday police custody.
February 26: The court docket despatched Kanhaiya to Tihar Jail.
2 March: The court docket granted interim bail of six months to Kanhaiya.
March 3: The Delhi court docket ordered Kanhaiya's launch from Tihar Jail.
26 August: Delhi court docket granted common bail to Kanhaiya, Umar and Anirban.
14 January 2019 : Police filed a cost sheet towards Kanhaiya, Omar and Anirban and others for offenses of sedition, rioting and felony conspiracy.
Police sources stated the names of at the very least 36 others, together with Aparajita, daughter of Communist Party of India (CPI) chief D Raja, then JNUSU vice-president Shehla Rashid, Rama Naga, Ashutosh Kumar and Banjyotsna Lahiri in column quantity 12 of the cost sheet. Are as a result of the proof towards these folks is inadequate.
Police have alleged that Kumar had instigated the group to boost anti-India slogans.
Section 124A (treason), 323 (punishment for harm to somebody), 465 (punishment for forgery), 471 (utilizing pretend paperwork or digital data as real) towards the accused, 143 ( Charges have been made underneath the Unlawfully Collected Group), 149 (being a member of the Unlawfully Collected Group), 147 (Punishment for Rioting) and 120B (Criminal Conspiracy).
(Also from enter PTI)