Bharatpur Clash

  • Rajasthan riots: CBI questions BJP MLA July 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI on Monday started recording the statement of BJP MLA from Rajasthan Anita Singh in connection with the Gopalgarh violence where 10 Meo Muslims were killed in September in 2011. Sources said Singh, assembly member from Nagar, Bharatpur, who arrived at the CBI headquarters in New Delhi on...
  • CBI arrests 13 in the Bharatpur riots case December 12, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested 13 people in connection with the Bharatpur riots case. Ten people had had died and over 40 were injured in Bharatpur clashes in September, 2011. Clashes between two communities had led to police firing in Bharatpur in Rajasthan. The clashes took place in...
  • Bharatpur clashes: Minorities panel blames police October 2, 2011

    New Delhi: The Minorities Commission has blamed the District Magistrate and police for the clashes in Bharatpur on September 14. The report said that the police should have immediately taken action against those who assaulted the Imam of a mosque. It also blamed the police for using excessive force. As many as 10...
  • Cloud over 3 Rajasthan ministers, CM in trouble October 1, 2011

    Jaipur: Trouble mounts for Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. After Bharatpur clashes and Bhanwari Devi case, the Bilwara postmortem controversy has become a new headache for the chief Minister. Gehlot was call upon by the high command to explain the crisis. But all's well in Rajasthan claimed the Chief Minister, after...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 30, 2011

    Modi-baiter Sanjeev Bhatt has been arrested in Ahmedabad. The Centre has failed to achieve Telangana breakthrough. ...
  • Bharatpur clashes: Sonia Gandhi summons Gehlot September 30, 2011

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot was summoned by the Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi to explain police high-handedness in the Bharatpur clashes. Two of Gehlot's ministers are mired in cases of mysterious death of two women. The Rajasthan Home secretary was transferred after he objected to the suspension of the...
  • Bharatpur clashes: Cong report indicts own Govt September 21, 2011

    New Delhi: An internal Congress inquiry report has indicted the Ashok Gehlot government for the Bharatpur riots. The report prepare by the Congress' inquiry committee set up by Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, has confirmed police excesses during the riots. The report also said that State Home Minister Shanti Dhariwal mismanaged the...
  • A week after clashes, uneasy calm in Bharatpur September 20, 2011

    New Delhi: There is an uneasy calm at the Gopalgarh village, a week after eight people were killed in violent clashes between the local Gujjar and Meo Muslim communities. Bullet marks on the walls of the masjid are a reminder of what happened last Wednesday. Shops are closed, with very few locals...