The Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) on Monday got here down laborious on the Congress and different Opposition events following a Delhi court docket’s verdict awarding loss of life sentence to Indian Mujahideen terrorist Ariz Khan for the homicide of embellished Delhi Police Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma in reference to the sensational 2008 Batla Home encounter case.
Slamming Congress president Sonia Gandhi, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for elevating questions over the encounter, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar mentioned the decision has uncovered those that have a behavior of sympathising with terrorists.
“Delhi court docket’s verdict on Batla Home Encounter at this time totally exposes the terrorist sympathisers and doubters foyer within the nation,” Javadekar mentioned.
He demanded the leaders to supply an apology for doubting the integrity of police and safety forces.
“Now Sonia Gandhi, Mamata Banerjee and Arvind Kejriwal who raised questions on the integrity of our police forces should apologise to the nation,” Javadekar mentioned.
Delhi’s Saket court docket, it its verdict, noticed that Ariz Khan’s offence fell underneath the “rarest of the uncommon class” warranting the utmost sentence. Further Classes Choose Sandeep Yadav mentioned Ariz be hanged by neck until loss of life. The court docket additionally imposed a complete high quality of Rs 11 lakh on Ariz within the case.
Inspector Sharma of the police’s particular cell was killed in the course of the Batla Home encounter between the police and alleged terrorists in Jamia Nagar in south Delhi following serial bomb blasts within the nationwide capital through which 39 folks died and 159 have been injured. Ariz Khan had fled from the encounter spot and was declared proclaimed offender. He was arrested on February 14, 2018.