Congress leader Sajjan Kumar (File Photo/Twitter)

1984 riots: Sajjan’s plea seeking more time to surrender rejected by Delhi HC

New Delhi (2 Min Read) : The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea seeking more time to surrender by former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was given life imprisonment in an anti-Sikh riot case earlier this week. Sajjan Kumar had sought more time to surrender so he could settle some family matters, as […]

Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij (File Photo)

Haryana Minister wants Rajiv Gandhi punished posthumously for anti-Sikh riots

Chandigarh (2 Min Read) : Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij kicked up a new controversy on Monday when he demanded that former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi should be “punished posthumously” so that families of about 3,400 Sikhs, who died in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, get justice. In his tweet, Vij said that the Delhi High […]

P. Chidambaram (File Photo)

Rahul can’t be held responsible for anti-Sikh riots: Chidambaram

Kolkata : Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday backed Rahul Gandhi for his comments in UK on the anti-Sikh riots in 1984, saying the party president had not absolved anyone for the gruesome incidents. Interacting with the media here, Chidambaram said former prime minister Manmohan Singh and ex-party president Sonia Gandhi have already apologised […]