In its FIR, the Ghaziabad Police claimed that the attack on Samad was an interpersonal matter and the accused had beaten him up because he had given them a taveez (amulet). However, Samad's son saifi'>Babloo Saifi has denied both these claims. | @IsmatAraa reports for @thewire_in
Following a late night FIR against Twitter, Opposition leaders and several journalists, The Wire visited the residence of Abdul Samad, a 72-year-old man, who had alleged that he had been assaulted on June 5. Samad's son saifi'>Babloo Saifi elaborates the incident to @IsmatAraa .
‘Uncle, We’ll Drop You’: Goons Told Saifi Before Cutting His Beard
6 people, Maulana Saad, Dr Zeeshan, Mufti Shehzad, M Saifi, Younus, & Mohd Salman named in the FIR in Markaz, Nizamuddin case. Markaz was vacated around 3:30 am today, it had around 2100 people & it took 5 days to vacate the place: Delhi Police Sources
Khalid Saifi's arrest and torture is shocking. I have known him personally. He helped me speak to Jaffrabad protesters to remove road blockade.He ensured road opening in Khureji. Ridiculous to charge him with attempt to murder. Shameful that he was tortured in police custody.
On Brijpuri Road I meet Jitendra Kumar, the owner of Pandit Medicos. His shop was burnt down by a violent mob. His best friend is Muslim, saifi'>Wakil Saifi, standing next to him. Wakil tells me "As a Muslim, my heart is broken. This is my failure". Full story on #Mojo soon #DelhiRiots