Republic Day Violence: News

26 Oct 2021

Farmers Protest

Disha Ravi toolkit case: Police mulls filing closure report

The investigation into the case against climate activist Disha Ravi has hit a roadblock, The Indian Express reported citing sources, adding the police may file a closure report.

08 Jul 2021


R-Day violence: Man accused of vandalizing Red Fort granted bail

A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to a man who was allegedly involved in the violence at the Red Fort during the farmers' protest rally on Republic Day this year.

24 Feb 2021

Farmers Protest

Wanted for Republic Day violence, Sidhana attends farmers' rally

Gangster-turned-activist Lakha Sidhana, wanted in connection with the Republic Day violence in Delhi, openly addressed a farmers' rally in Bathinda on Tuesday, warning the Punjab Police against cooperating with the Delhi Police.

17 Feb 2021

Farmers Protest

R-Day violence: Accused, who swung swords at Red Fort, arrested

The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested Maninder Singh, a 30-year-old protester from Delhi's Pitampura in connection with the violence that had erupted in the National Capital this Republic Day (January 26).

16 Feb 2021

Delhi Police

Disha Ravi, Nikita Jacob, and Shantanu created toolkit: Delhi Police

Activist Disha Ravi had joined hands with a Mumbai-based lawyer, Nikita Jacob, and an engineer Shantanu to create the "toolkit" supporting the farmers' agitation, the Delhi Police said on Monday about the case that has garnered attention.

14 Feb 2021

Farmers Protest

Arrested Bengaluru activist edited 'toolkit' document; sent to police custody

Climate activist Disha Ravi has been sent to five-day police custody by a Delhi court on Sunday a day after her arrest in connection with the "toolkit" case.

14 Feb 2021

Farmers Protest

21-year-old Bengaluru climate activist arrested in Greta Thunberg 'toolkit' case

A 21-year-old climate activist from Bengaluru, Disha Ravi, was arrested by Delhi Police in connection with the "toolkit" regarding the farmers' protest shared by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg.

12 Feb 2021


Twitter extends commitment to 'restructure' India team: Report

Being slammed by the Indian government for not acting against objectionable content, Twitter has committed to restructure its team in India, a report in Indian Express claimed, citing government officials.

10 Feb 2021

Delhi Police

Dead farmer's kin move HC for court monitored SIT probe

The family of a 25-year-old man, who died after his tractor overturned at Central Delhi's ITO during the protesting farmers' tractor parade on Republic Day, moved the Delhi Court on Wednesday seeking a court-monitored Special Investigation Team probe.

09 Feb 2021

Farmers Protest

Farmers' agitation: Deep Sidhu, accused in R-Day violence case, arrested

Punjabi actor-activist Deep Sidhu, who was accused of orchestrating the violence at Red Fort on Republic Day, has been arrested, Delhi Police said.

02 Feb 2021

Delhi Police

Left with no option: Centre defends police crackdown on farmers

The central government on Tuesday defended the police crackdown on farmers protesting against new agricultural laws.