AZAD MAIDAN RIOT

  • FIR against Sena leader Ramdas Kadam for hate speech against Muslims April 23, 2014

    Mumbai: An FIR has been filed against Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam for his hate speech against Muslims at a rally in Mumbai on Tuesday. Addressing party workers in Kalyan, Mumbai, Kadam said the attack on women police personnel and the damage to public property during the Azad Maidan riots in...
  • Azad Maidan riots: Bombay HC asks if amount fixed for damage caused to persons March 20, 2014

    Observing that Maharashtra government cannot neglect the damage caused to persons during the August 2012 Azad Maidan riots, the Bombay High Court on Thursday sought to know if an amount has been fixed towards damage caused to public property as well as persons. A division bench of Justices N H Patil...
  • Azad Maidan riot: Two accused get bail December 10, 2012

    Mumbai: A sessions court on Monday granted bail to two accused in custody for the August 11 Azad Maidan violence, including Shahbad Abdul Kadir Shaikh who allegedly damaged the Amar Jawan memorial. The other accused granted relief on Monday was identified as Niyaz. Police had on November 9 filed a 3384page...
  • Azad Maidan riots: Chargesheet filed against 57 accused November 9, 2012

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch on Friday filed a 3500page chargesheet in the August 11 Azad Maidan riots case. Fifty seven accused have been charged with damage to public property and molestation. Two people had died and at least 52 were injured, including over 40 policemen, when the rally organised to...
  • Mumbai: One arrested for attack on Amar Jawan Jyoti August 28, 2012

    Mumbai police arrested one of the two accused of desecrating the Amar Jawan Jyoti memorial during the Azad Maidan riot on August 11. ...
  • Azad Maidan riot: 3 held found innocent, released August 27, 2012

    Mumbai: Three people arrested in the Azad Maidan riot case will be discharged on Monday after they were found innocent. A total of 51 people have been arrested in the case so far. Meanwhile, 23 others arrested are set to undergo a medical examination on Monday after they claimed last...
  • Did retired cop 'invite' rioters to Azad Maidan? August 27, 2012

    Mumbai: A retired police officer has come under the scanner following the statement received from an August 11 rioter, who was arrested on August 24. The alleged rioter Sayyed Mohammed Tabrej who was arrested from Antop Hill, has claimed that on the eve of the riot, the officer...
  • Azad Maidan riot accused allege beating in jail August 25, 2012

    Mumbai: The accused arrested by the Mumbai police in connection with the Azad Maidan riot case have complained of being beaten up in the prison. As many as 23 accused filed a complaint in this regard with the court of the Metropolitan magistrate. Following the complaint, the court accepted their application...