With fresh violence breaking out in North-east Delhi yesterday, there were innumerable incidents that had rocked Delhi during the anti-CAA riots. A Delhi police head constable lost his life during the riots that ensued in the national capital. Shahrukh, the Islamist who fired 8 rounds at police during anti-CAA riots in Delhi had been arrested.
A video had gone viral in social media earlier that shows amidst the riots, a man opening fire at the police, and one policeman bravely standing in his way emerged. The shooter, identified as Shahrukh, has now been arrested.
Several Muslim anti-CAA rioters went on a rampage after a clash broke out between Pro-CAA and Anti-CAA groups in Maujpur near Jeffrabad, thereby leading to open firing in an attempt to intimidate the cops countering the mob, heavy stone-pelting and vandalism of public property.
As per reports, the situation is being closely watched by HM Amit Shah. Delhi Governor has asked the police to ensure law and order in the capital city.
Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday called a meeting to discuss the prevailing situation in the national capital. Delhi’s Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and representatives of different political parties were invited for the meeting.