The Delhi government and the Ministry of Home Affairs have approved to prosecute Omar Khalid and others in the Delhi violence case. Umar Khalid was arrested by the Delhi Police under the UAPA in a case of violence. According to the law, under the UAPA it is necessary to get approval from the Ministry of Home Affairs to prosecute a person.
Delhi Police got permission about a week ago. Delhi Police is going to file a charge sheet against Umar Khalid and Sharjeel Imam in the court very soon in the Delhi violence case. Apart from this, the crime branch will also file a charge sheet against Omar Khalid soon.
Arrested on 14 September
Umar Khalid was arrested on 14 September on behalf of Delhi Police in a case related to Delhi violence. The Karkardooma court has extended the judicial custody of Umar Khalid till 20 November. An application was made by the Delhi Police to extend his judicial custody for 30 more days.
Opposing the plea of Omar Khalid, the lawyer of Omar Khalid said that he has cooperated in all ways in the investigation of the police. In such a situation, by alleging that Omar Khalid is not cooperating in the investigation. The application made by the Delhi Police to extend his judicial custody is wrong.
Delhi Police had told the Karkardooma court that an investigation is going on in this case at present and in such a situation, Omar Khalid should not be granted bail at this stage of the investigation. After this, the court extended the judicial custody of Omar Khalid till 20 November. Omar Khalid is still in judicial custody.