India: Delhi High Court Terms 1984 Anti-Sikh Pogroms As A Genocide

DELHI: Terming the 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom as a “genocide”, on 28 November, the Delhi High Court finally convicted 89 defendents who took part in a carnage in Delhi’s Trilokpuri, 34 years after the incident and 22 years after the trial court verdict. In his seventy-nine page judgement, Honourable Justice R K Gauba said that the protracted […]

India: Delhi High Court upholds conviction of 88 people in 1984 anti-Sikh genocide

DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of 88 people by a trial court in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh genocide in East Delhi’s Trilokpuri area. The convicts had challenged the August 27, 1996 judgement of a Sessions Court which had convicted 88 out of the 107 people arrested on 2 November 1984 for […]