‘Rioters Used Chat Group To Instigate Violence'

The Morning Standard|July 04, 2020

‘Rioters Used Chat Group To Instigate Violence'
Accused were part of a WhatsApp group — Kattar Hindut Ekta — created on February 25 with 125 members

Some of the rioters used a WhatsApp group to coordinate with each other during northeast Delhi riots in February and killed nine Muslims after they refused to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’, Delhi police has alleged in its charge sheets filed in a court.

The accused were part of a WhatsApp group — Kattar Hindut Ekta — that was created on February 25 to take ‘revenge’ on Muslims, the charge sheets said, adding that they used it to coordinate with each other and provide, men, arms and ammunition to each other.

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July 04, 2020