A Delhi court docket has framed homicide costs in opposition to six males within the case of an 85-year-old girl who choked to demise when her home was torched through the riots in Northeast Delhi in February final 12 months.
All the six accused — Varun Kumar, Arun Kumar, Vishal Singh, Ravi Kumar, Prakash Chand and Suresh Singh — have pleaded not responsible and can face trial within the matter.
According to the chargesheet, on February 25, when the mob torched Akbari Begum’s home, different members escaped to the roof however Begum couldn’t. She subsequently died resulting from asphyxia and her charred physique was discovered on a folding mattress.
Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav framed costs underneath sections 302 (homicide), 307 (try to homicide), 143 (punishment—whoever is a member of an illegal meeting), 147 (rioting), 148 (rioting armed with lethal weapon), 455 (lurking house-trespass or house-breaking after preparation for harm, assault or wrongful restraint), 396 (dacoity with homicide), 436 (mischief by fireplace or explosive substance with intent to destroy home, and many others).