Fake Encounter
North East  /  Published 30.08.21

Meghalaya ex-HNLC leader ‘encounter’ protest

Eleven pressure groups seeking “justice” for the death of a former rebel leader in a “fake encounter” have stepped up pressure on the Meghalaya government to suspend three seni...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.07.21

Assam encounter probe cry

A lawyer from Assam has moved the National Human Rights Commission seeking an inquiry into all “fake encounters” that have taken place in the state since May. Arif Jwadder, who moved the ...
By Umanand Jaiswal

India  /  Published 31.12.20

J&K cry about fake encounter

A purported gunfight in Srinagar in which security forces claimed to have killed three militants has come under question with some wailing families saying they were innocent and had been taken out in ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 11.08.20

Army ‘fake encounter’ probe in Valley

Rajouri resident Mohammad Saleem has been frantically searching his cousin and friend Ibrar Ahmad, a class XII student, and two other relatives missing for the past three weeks. After “rumours&...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 21.12.18

Sohrab proof punch to CBI

Judge S.J. Sharma, who acquitted all the 22 accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, listed multiple instances where the CBI could not produce evidence to establish its allegations.“It...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai


India  /  Published 12.12.18

SC query to ex-judge in Gujarat probe

The Supreme Court has asked one of its former judges to respond to the Gujarat government’s allegation that he had taken “unilateral action” in submitting a committee’s final report on alleged...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.11.18

Manipur fake encounter case: SC rejects police plea

The Supreme Court Monday dismissed a plea filed by some Manipur Police personnel seeking recusal of judges of the bench in Manipur fake encounter cases in which the CBI Special Investigation Team is c...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.01.19

Sohrabuddin: A dead man who cannot be dead

Thirteen, says superstition, is not a lucky number. Thirteen years of investigation into the Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case have certainly proved unlucky for the kin of Shaikh and his wife, Ka...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 21.12.18

The 22 let off the hook

The following is the list of the 22 people acquitted by a special CBI court in the alleged fake encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, his wife Kausar Bi and his aide Tulsi Prajapati. Abdul Rehman...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 21.12.18

Sohrabuddin case: All 22 accused acquitted

A special CBI court on Friday acquitted 22 people accused in the alleged fake encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, his wife Kausar Bi and his associate Tulsi Prajapati.Special CBI judge S.J. Shar...
By PTI in Mumbai


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