Sharjeel Imam News
Posters, banners demanding the release of Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam were seen during farmers’ protest these posters were put up on Thursday – the 15th day of the farmers' agitation in the national capital. Posters called for the release of Gautam Navlakha, Sudha Bhardwaj, Varvara Rao, Anand Teltumbde, and Delhi riots-accused Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam, Khalid Saifi were put up by unknown persons.
On July 25, Delhi Police filed a charge sheet against Imam in connection with a case related to his alleged inflammatory speeches during the protests against the CAA The 600-page charge sheet was filed, Imam is accused of delivering seditious speeches and inciting the Muslim community to indulge in unlawful activities In the garb of protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019, he exhorted them to block the highways leading to the major cities
The Delhi Police on Friday reached Assam to bring back Delhi violence accused JNU student Sharjeel Imam. The Delhi Police Special Cell team is likely to return to the national capital by August 24 (Monday). This is the second time in exactly a month that the police team arrived in Assam to bring Imam back to Delhi.
Delhi violence accused JNU student Sharjeel Imam on Tuesday tested coronavirus COVID-19 positive. The special cell of the Delhi Police was scheduled to bring him to the national capital but just ahead of his departure for Delhi, he tested positive for COVID-19. Imam is currently lodged in Guwahati jail in a case related to Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) registered by the Assam police.
Imam, arrested in a case related to alleged inflammatory speeches during the protests against CAA and NRC, had approached the high court challenging the trial court order granting three months time to Delhi Police to complete the investigation in the case under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.