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Muzaffarnagar

‘Rs 5,000 fine, 50 shoe slaps if any dalit seen near farm’: Announcement causes tension in UP village

By Mohd Dilshad / The Times Of India MUZAFFARNAGAR: Residents of Pavti village were shocked after a man using 'dhol' made a bizarre announcement on...

Journalists In UP Face A Flood Of Criminal Cases From Yogi Adityanath’s Govt

By AVANTIKA MEHTA / Article14 New Delhi: On 10 February 2022, Zakir Ali Tyagi, an independent journalist in the Muzaffarnagar district of western Uttar Pradesh (UP),...

Dalit Man Beaten Up in Muzaffarnagar for Objecting to Village Head’s Husband

A video of a Dalit man in Muzaffarnagar being dragged with a noose around his neck and beaten up went viral on social media...

Muzaffarnagar Riots: Court Acquits 20 People Accused Of Burning Down Muslims’ Houses After Witnesses Turn Hostile

By Rushda Fathima Khan A local court in Uttar Pradesh on Monday acquitted 20 people who were accused of burning houses, robbery and extortion in...

Muzaffarnagar riot cases: Subverting justice

The Yogi Adityanath government has systematically gone about withdrawing cases against BJP leaders. The latest instance involves cases relating to the Muzaffarnagar riots of...

Yogi govt withdraws 75 cases related to Muzaffarnagar riots

The local district authorities are now approaching the courts which will take a final call on these cases.

40 accused in Muzaffarnagar riot cases acquitted: Report

Of the 41 verdicts delivered by various local courts on cases relating to the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots that claimed the lives of at least...

Life without basic facilities for Muslims displaced after Muzaffarnagar riots

Close to four years since the riots, Muslim families that were forced to leave their homes reside in settlement camps, with little access to...

Muzaffarnagar: Tales of death and despair in India’s riot-hit town

Nearly 50 people died in the Hindu-Muslim clashes which erupted on 7 September in India's town of Muzaffarnagar. The riots have been described as...