Delhi Riots: Delhi Court Has Remanded Umar Khalid To Judicial Custody Till October 22

24 Sept 2020

Delhi Riots: Delhi Court Has Remanded Umar Khalid To Judicial Custody Till October 22

Delhi High Court has remanded Umar Khalid to judicial custody in relation to allegations against for instigating the riots took place in Delhi. Judicial custody has extended till October 22. Today, Khalid appeared before the court after 15 days of police custody. The Police informed that Khalid was involved in conspiracy with few groups to appeal to minority groups belong to Muslims. It was found that the conspiracy has started in the month of February. Khalid's lawyer opposed the remand submitting that police case was nothing but an "empty rhetoric". Khalid always cooperated with the investigation and presented himself for interrogation whenever asked to.