AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan and his followers were apprehended on May 13 for disrupting the anti-encroachment drive in Shaheen Bagh on May 9. On May 14, he was granted bail after presenting a bail bond of Rs.50,000 with two sureties in the same amount. "It is a fact that accused persons were carrying no weapons with them," Metropolitan Magistrate Himanshu Tanwar said.
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Doing their bit to help, many welding shops in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh are working as free oxygen cylinder distributors and refilling centres. Reportedly, the shop owners are refilling the cylinders for free or a minimum charge of Rs 130 for a 15-litre cylinder, which is costing as much as Rs 20,000 at other places. Moreover, the shops are getting numerous calls and they are doing it for nothing in return.
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Bathinda’s 73-year-old Mahinder Kaur has filed a defamation case against Kangana Ranaut for misaddressing the latter as Bilkis Dadi of Shaheen Bagh. Mahinder, in her complaint, mentioned that Kangana has not even tendered apology after the incident. Besides, she claimed Kangana's social media post had harmed her reputation, and she faces mental tension and harassment from society. Reportedly, a hearing has been scheduled on January 11.
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The onscreen 'Wonder Woman' Gal Gadot has shared a list of her favorite wonder women for the year 2020 on Instagram. Surprisingly, Shaheen Bagh-famed Bilkis Dadi made it to her list. With an #MyPersonalWondarWoman, Gal wrote, "some are inspiring women I’ve loved discovering, and some are exceptional women I hope to meet in the future." Bilkis Dadi was praised… read-more
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The Bharatiya Janata Party has expelled the Shaheen Bagh shooter, Kapil Gurjar, hours after he joined the party on December 30. The BJP’s Ghaziabad unit chief Sanjeev Sharma said that Kapil was one among those BSP defectors who joined the party. Sanjeev also denied of having knowledge about Kapil’s earlier activities. Reportedly, Gurjar fired two shots chanting pro-Hindu slogans during the anti-CAA protests in February 2020, for which he was… read-more
A man from Madhya Pradesh’s Shajapur district police had been imprisoned for five months for sharing a pro-Shaheen Bagh post over WhatsApp. The 28-year-old Anwar had been arrested on July 27 after a charge for evoking religious sentiments and was released on December 1. Reportedly, Anwar was denied bail untill his seventh attempt. Moreover, he has been directed for counselling by the Indore High Court.
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After the Enforcement Directorate had raided at the Popular Front of India (PFI) premises, an accountant of PFI has revealed about the illegal cash. Reportedly, illegal funds had been received from Karnataka and Kerala and were kept in Shaheen Bagh's office. The ED is currently investigating the alleged money-laundering case against PFI members, who were involved in riots. The probe discovered illegal transactions worth crores in the PFI's… read-more
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Taking a jibe, Delhi BJP leader Manoj Tiwari said that the "tukde-tukde gang" has been trying to turn the ongoing farmers' protest into Shaheen Bagh 2.0 and create "unrest" in the country. Moreover, Tiwari has claimed the protests to be well-planned since pro-Khalistan slogans and threats to PM were allegedly raised by protestors. However, he hoped that farmers will understand the laws and withhold the intentions of the alleged kindlers.
Actor Kangana Ranaut has been served a legal notice following her tweet about falsely accusing Bathinda's Mohinder Kaur as Shaheen Bagh protester 'Bilkis Dadi'. However, Kangana had deleted the tweet shortly. Punjab Advocate Hakam Singh has sent a notice demanding an apology from Kangana within seven days for alleging Kaur to participate in the protests for Rs 100. The notice has slammed Kangana for degrading the lady and the protestors.
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In a gruesome incident, three men have been arrested by the police after they killed a man for denying a bidi on November 26. The deceased Siddique was violently stabbed near Shaheen Bagh by three men. Reportedly, the three men had assaulted the victim initially and later killed him in the evening. After a tip-off from a witness, the police arrested the accused- Mohammed Faizan, Mohammed Usman, and Jaheer Mansoori.
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