Tractor Rally Violence: FIR Registered by Delhi Police
Multiple FIRs have been filed by the Delhi Police against prominent farmers’ leaders. The information was recorded on January 26, 2020 and names several farm leaders as instigators of the violence that took place during tractor rally in Delhi.
The FIR include commission of offences under Sections 147 (Punishment for rioting)/148 (Rioting, armed with deadly weapon)/149 (unlawful assembly) /152 (Assaulting or obstructing public servant when suppressing riot, etc)/186 (Obstructing public servant in discharge of public functions)/188 (Disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant)/269 (Negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life)/353 (Assault or criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty)/332 (Voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant from his duty)/307 (Attempt to murder)/395 (Punishment for dacoity)/397 (Robbery, or dacoity, with attempt to cause death or grievous hurt)/120A (Criminal Conspiracy)/34 (Common intention) IPC and Section 3 (Mischief causing damage to public property) of Prevention of Damage to Property Act.
In a separate FIR the Delhi Police has lodged a case under Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 for sedition in connection with the violence at Red Fort during the tractor parade.
According to the order issued by the Archaeological Survey of India the Red Fort will remain closed for visitors from January 27 to January 31.