Taking a serious note of the murder of two cows in Trilokpuri in the morning of Wednesday and the subsequent agitation of saffron elements in front of Pandav Nagar Police Station, Delhi Minorities Commission Chairman Dr. Zafarul-Islam Khan wrote to the Commissioner of Police Delhi warning him that miscreants may try to use the incident to start a riot in the area so that they may benefit from the resulting polarisation in the forthcoming elections. DMC Chairman asked PC to maintain peace and tranquillity in the area and arrest the criminals behind the murder of the cows and bring them to justice.
Stay on threat to occupy rooms of South-Delhi school
New Delhi: SHO Shaheen Bagh in South Delhi tried to forcibly occupy the ground floor of Shaheen Bagh Public School yesterday. He went away after warning the school staff that if he does not find all rooms of the ground floor vacated on Thursday morning, he will throw out all stuff and forcibly occupy the rooms for election duty. The said institution is a private and unaided school. On receiving a complaint, Chairman of Delhi Minorities Commission Dr Zafarul-Islam Khan issued an order to DCP South East staying the SHO’s attempt to forcibly occupy the school rooms and said that the Police should be content with whatever space the said school is willingly ready to provide. The DMC order further reminded the Police that there are a number of government schools in the area where the intended election work may take place. DMC order said the SHO will be personally accountable if any damage occurs to the said school’s property as a result of its forcible occupation. Moreover, a case will be registered against the said SHO if he goes ahead.