Delhi Court rejects bail application of Umar Khalid in Delhi Riots conspiracy case
By-: thelawiq.com Author-: Seema Ganiyani
Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat pronounced the order at noon on 24th Mar 2022 at Karkardooma Court. Delhi Court dismissed the bail of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) accused Umar Khalid in Delhi riots larger conspiracy cases. He was arrested on September 13, 2020, in connection with communal clashes in northeast Delhi in February 2020, violence between Citizenship [Amendment] Act and protesters was out of control leaving several people dead and injured.
In another case, he was granted bail in April 2021 but behind the bars in Tihar Jail. At the time of the course of the trial the SPP Amit Prasad argued tenets of democracy, Umar Khalid led a larger conspiracy that was communal and led to Delhi Riots in 2020. Also tried to create ‘Aatank ka Mahaul’ and ‘ hum musalmano ko and , Umar Khalid claims to be an atheist. Adv. Trideep Pais argued that representing Khalid FIR registered against him and also stated the script of “ The Family Man”.
On 14th March court granted bail to UPAP accused Ishrat Jahan in a larger conspiracy northeast Delhi riots case including Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, Safoora Zargar, and Asif Iqbal tanha. On March 23 Court denied bail to the accused Mohd. Salim Khan was also accused in the Delhi riots.