Investigation pending in 407 of 755 cases a year after northeast Delhi riots

The Print | Feb 23, 2021 at 5:32 AM
  • Accessed by ThePrint, while a total of 1,818 people — 956 Muslims and 868 Hindus — were arrested in connection with the cases, 1,165 are still in jail, and 652 (almost 36 per cent) are out on bail.
  • Out of the total 755 cases, as many as 62 are being investigated by three special investigation teams (SITs) constituted by the Delhi Police Crime Branch.
  • One case that alleged the riots were “meticulously planned by key conspirators” is with the Special Cell, and the charge sheet in the case has been filed.