Sajjan Kumar Acquitted In 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Case

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Police chain outside the court during the verdict in 1984 Sikh riots... News PhotoChain,Conflict,Courthouse,Delhi,Horizontal,India,Law,New Delhi,Police Force,Politics,Riot,Sikhism,VerdictPhotographer Collection: Hindustan Times 2013 Hindustan TimesNEW DELHI, INDIA - APRIL 30: Police chain outside the court during the verdict in 1984 Sikh riots at karkardhoma court on April 30, 2013 in New Delhi, India. Congress leader Sajjan Kumar has been acquitted by a special CBI court of all charges in one of three 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases against him. Kumar, a former Lok Sabha MP from Outer Delhi, still faces trial in another 1984 rioting case. In a third case, Delhi Police has filed a closure report, saying there was no evidence against Kumar to implicate him. The 1984 anti-Sikh riots broke out after the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on October 31, 1984. (Photo by Sunil Saxena/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)