The Delhi police Sunday filed a cost sheet earlier than a courtroom right here in opposition to former JNU pupil chief Umar Khalid and pupil Sharjeel Imam in a case associated to the “conspiracy” behind the February communal violence within the northeast a part of town.
The police filed the cost sheet earlier than Extra Periods Decide Amitabh Rawat in opposition to Khalid and Imam beneath related sections of the stringent Illegal Actions (Prevention) Act.
The have additionally been accused of rioting, illegal meeting, felony conspiracy, homicide, selling enmity on the bottom of faith, language, caste and so on and different sections of the Indian Penal Code.
The offences entail a most punishment of loss of life penalty.
Communal clashes had damaged out in northeast Delhi on February 24 after violence between those that supported amendments within the citizenship regulation and people who opposed them.
The violence left not less than 53 folks lifeless and round 200 injured.