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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: SC agrees to consider Sajjan Kumar’s bail application

By Rajan Nath -- November 04, 2019 2:24 pm

The Supreme Court, on Monday, said it would consider the bail application of former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was sentenced to life term in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. A two-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi will hear the matter.

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Last December, the Delhi High Court convicted Sajjan Kumar for killing five Sikhs in the Delhi Cantonment area of Southwest Delhi and setting fire to a Gurdwara in Raj Nagar on November 1 and 2, 1984.

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The High Court convicted Kumar after reversing the verdict of a trial court in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

-PTC News

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