He did not sound too perturbed. However, to say that he has been arrested simply because of speech is far from the truth, even though his speech itself was not ‘peaceful’ and ‘innocent’ by any stretch of the imagination. The police team removed the agitators from the spot. The protester told us that the rickshaw driver was a common man who was not really part of the protests. “I have been told that they are being take to Lajpat Nagar Police Station and I am going there”, he told India Tomorrow. Crime & Corruption He was the president of SIMI and left it in 1985. But Umar chose not to take the path of his father. Elections in West Bengal during CPI(M) and Trinamool Congress have been marked by ‘scientific rigging’, but the EVMs have changed that, "Thiruvananthapuram" and "Siliguri" should be the name of next new shows on OTT platforms. He has been accused of hatching a conspiracy of the riots. The Special Cell has 180 days to file a chargesheet against Umar Khalid specifically, however, his role has been hinted in abundance in the other chargesheets and FIRs filed. Rahul Gandhi has claimed that it is part of a well thought-out conspiracy by the BJP to prevent him from vacationing abroad. He is dreaming. A Year Since CAA, Revisiting Families of the Dead & Detained. Umar Khalid carried “atheism as pretence,” it says adding that “events have shown otherwise.” Further shedding light on Khalid’s ideology, the chargesheet says, that he was “focal point of the twin lines of Pan-Islamica and Ultra-Left anarchism which had incubated, nurtured and propagated the common conspiracy, all squarely aimed at violent subjugation of the Government”. In the process, busses were burnt, cars were damaged, 2 public persons got injured and 10 police personnel also suffered injuries. His father was once a member of the Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI). It was 4 days after this speech, on the 24th of February, as Umar Khalid had predicted, that riots broke out. Leader, Jamaat E-Islami Hind; Shafin Jehan. JNU's anti-India event mastermind Umar Khalid is son of ex-SIMI chief SQR Ilyasi? There are several other serious things that he has been accused of and the investigation is still on. They, in fact, called it a peaceful speech and said there was nothing in it that incited violence. It is shocking how the Chinese CCP has managed to manipulate the online discourse as the world fought the coronavirus pandemic. How about ‘Thiruvananthapuram’ and ‘Siliguri’ for more reality based drama? Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox. Given that his father is from Jamaat-e-Islami, it is remarkable that Umar has avoided being a Muslim fundamentalist or someone who shuns Muslim identity altogether. SHARES. He is neither a believing nor a practising Muslim. One has to recall that on the 15th of December, violence broke out in Jamia Millia Islamia. In the speech, he was clearly heard saying that on the 24th of February, when President Donald Trump visits India, Muslims should ‘show’ the visiting US president that the people of India are fighting against the ruling party of India. Besides Chomsky and Nair, the signatories include actor Ratna Pathak Shah, authors Amitav Ghosh, Salman Rushdie and Arundhati Roy, and journalist P Sainath. On the 24th, full-fledged riots began with the first life being claimed being that of constable Ratan Lal after being attacked by a Muslim mob. The candle march started at around 6:30 pm and was supposed to be held from Batla House to Jamia Square, according to Saim Iqbal, an eye witness at the protest. Further, Tahir Hussain was coordinating with other rioters and instigators. Given that his father is from Jamaat-e-Islami, it is remarkable that Umar has avoided being a Muslim fundamentalist or someone who shuns Muslim identity altogether. S.Q.R. Please contribute whatever you can afford. West Bengal: Amidst chants of Jai Shri Ram, Amit Shah holds road show in Bolpur, vows to throw away Bangladeshi infiltrators, “Modi could not live with his wife even for five days, How will he rule the country,” says Anti-Hindu propagandist Bishop Ezra Sargunam, What is a Hindu Temple: Their Symbolism and Vastu Shastra. Students and residents of Batla House, including activist Umar Khalid's mother and sister, were allegedly detained by the Delhi Police on Tuesday, 15 December, when they were taking part in a candle march to mark one year of the violence in Jamia Millia Islamia. Every Thursday in the current month of Margashira, every Odia household gets ready to welcome Maa Laxmi into their homes. His father, Syed Qasim Rasool Ilyas, is from Maharashtra, while his mother is from Western Uttar Pradesh. Umar Khalid, his mentor, had a special interest in Sharjeel Imam. “Where the hell is he punished for having a Muslim name?”, is a common question that haunts every Indian’s mind. Umar Khalid's father is former president of banned organisation SIMI and still advocates removing ban on SIMI which is declared a extremist organisation by Govt. Syed Qasim Rasool Ilyas is the father of Umar Khalid, a JNU student charged with sedition. On the 23rd, there was a counter rally which demanded the opening of the road that had been blocked by anti-CAA crowds. Paddy procurement under MSP during Kharif Marketing Season 2020-21 went up by more than 25% compared to the last year. Now that Umar Khalid has been arrested, the Special Cell will have 180 days to file a chargesheet against Umar Khalid. Let All Indians Know – Khalid’s father Syed Qasim Ilyas was a one of the founder member of an organization named SIMI (Student Islamic Movement of India), which was banned due to its separatist and radical activities in 2001. Some shocking facts have surfaced about JNU's anti-India event mastermind Umar Khalid! Umar Khalid's father , ANI Twitter . "How can Rahul Gandhi seize power? Speaking to The Quint, Umar Khalid's father SQR Ilyas said, "Both my wife and daughter were participating in a candle march protest till Jamia in commemoration of the violence on the premises of the institution from last year. He has not been accused of picking up the stones and guns himself. When stopped, they started pelting stones and indulging in violence. Leader, Tablighi jamaat; Son, Muhammad Ilyas Kandhlawi ; Parvez Ahmad. While Umar Khalid is facing several charges against him, his father Syed Qasim Rasool Ilyas was a former member of Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), which is a banned Islamist organisation that was formed in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, in April 1977. Along with studies, Khalid’s interest has also been in activism. ‘Mirzapur’ is too 2020. It was categorically mentioned that the riots were to take place when President Donald Trump would visit India. Edex Live. Called Iliyas saheb, Umar Khalid’s father. SQR Ilyas: Father of “non-believer” Umar Khalid who filed review petition against SC verdict on Ram Mandir He is a former SIMI member and a current member of AIMPLB . by TFIPOST News Desk. The protesters were then counseled regarding COVID-appropriate behaviour and were requested to return to their respective homes.". On their father SQR Ilyas' past links with Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), a banned outfit, Fatima said that he left SIMI in 1985, way before it was banned in 2001 and Umar's birth. His father was once a member of the Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI). Congress leader Hardik Patel had shared the misleading claims on Twitter. It was on the 11th of December 2019 that calls to Jihad started emanating, culminating into the Delhi anti-Hindu riots. They had called several leaders to speak to the protesting Muslims as well. A 19-year-old who wished to be anonymous and was detained by the police spoke to The Quint. Ilyas, a respected cleric and member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, was associated with SIMI until 1985 when it was not a banned organisation and Umar was not even born. He is 28-year-old,a day-scholar student resides in Jamia Nagar, who hails from Maharashtra. Khalid Saifi, it says, had arranged a meeting between Umar Khalid and Tahir Hussain on the 8th of January at Shaheen Bagh. A politics that thinks only for Muslims is not for him. Umar Khalid's father is former president of banned organisation SIMI and still advocates removing ban on SIMI which is declared a extremist organisation by Govt. Widow of journalist SV Pradeep, a known critic of communist government and Islamists, has expressed disappointment at the direction of probe of the accident that killed her husband. Breaking away from his family, he turned an atheist and an ultra-Maoist. Ilyas is a former member of the Islamic terror outfit Students’ Islamic Movement of India … Speaking with TOI, Ilyas discussed why he thinks Umar’s being framed, the ghost of Afzal Guru and the campus of JNU, why SIMI, once headed by Ilyas, should not be banned ­ and RSS versus ISIS: Read More on India TV News The Delhi Police have been looking out for Umar Khalid, a member of the now dissolved Democratic Students' Union (DSU) and one of the organisers of the pro-Afzal Guru event held in JNU on 9 February. He told The Quint, “The police took us at 7 pm around Delhi, around Nairoli, Sainik farm, and then dropped us off to Zakir Nagar by 9 pm”. Syed Qasim Ilyas, father of Umar Khalid, today said that he will appeal his son to surrender before police only after PM Narendra Modo give the guarantee of his security. Umar Khalid was not arrested only for his provocative speech: What we know so... 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Umar is Umar by name but he is not a Muslim. Umar Khalid’s disappearance has put his family under a cloud, the immediate fallout being the wide publicity being given to his father’s one-time membership of SIMI. Share. President, Popular Front of India (PFI) Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi. The usual suspects had proceeded to blame the police was trying to enter a college campus and brutalising students, however, the truth was far from it. Umar Khaled’s father, Syed Qasim Rasool Ilyas is the president of the Welfare Party of India, which operates out of Abul Fazl Enclave in southeast Delhi. They were taking part in a candle march to mark one year of the violence in Jamia Millia Islamia. On the 15th of December, protestors tried to block Mathura road and violence ensued. He is neither a believing nor a practising Muslim. Trying to shield Umar Khalid by saying he was not there when the actual violence broke out is the same as saying that Osama Bin Laden cannot be blamed for 9/11 terror attack because he was not flying the plane that hit the twin towers. Jamia violence| उमर खालिद के पिता बोले- उन्होंने मुझे अभी बताया कि उन्हें बवाना पुलिस स्टेशन ले जाया गया था. Updated: Feb 19, 2016, 11:42 AM IST. His father’s association with the Students’Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) has often been used to justify such a profiling of Umar. Ilyas said a … Sources have also confirmed that he has been arrested for his role in the larger conspiracy and that the speeches are only a part of the what he is accused of and not the entire story behind his role. “He is a Muslim, hence he is on the target,” […] The first evidence of Umar Khalid’s role in the Delhi Riots came when a speech made by him surfaced. In several chargesheets, Umar Khalid’s role in the larger conspiracy has been mentioned in details. JNU row: Don't link my past as SIMI leader with my son Umar Khalid, says Syed Qasim Ilyas. His partner, who is his intellectual and political companion as well, is a Bengali Hindu. The family of the journalist has also said that the journalist had received several threats in the recent past. Following this, the dispersing crowd retreated inside Jamia and a fresh cycle of violence started. A cartoon show run on the public broadcaster Doordarshan named - "Sheikh Chilli and Friends" had stoked a controversy. Dr S.Q.R. Breaking away from his family, he turned an atheist and an ultra-Maoist. Umar Khalid who had allegedly assured Tahir Hussain of money and support, Ankit Sharma, who was murdered by the mob of Tahir Hussain Late on Sunday night, Umar Khalid, former JNU student and son of an ex-SIMI member was arrested for his role in the Delhi anti-Hindu riots that broke out on the 24th of February and claimed over 50 lives. The chargesheet mentions that right after the violence of 15th December, Jamia Coordination Committee was coordinating protests and blockages of roads. Khalid Saifi of UAH, who is also a close associate of Umar Khalid was coordinating with Tahir Hussain after their initial meeting in Shaheen Bagh on the 8th of January. Disclaimer:- The person who has written the answer isn’t a fan of the current ruling party nor the opposition. In the chargesheet, as reported, here is a flowchart of the coordination between Umar Khalid, Pinjra Tod ‘activists’, Khalid Saifi and Tahir Hussain. Activist Umar Khalid’s mother and younger sister were among those who were detained, Khalid’s father Syed Qasim Ilyas told Scroll.in. Share. Ilyas, a respected cleric and member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, was associated with SIMI until 1985 when it was not a banned organisation and Umar was not even born. Dilbar Negi’s arms and legs were chopped off and he was burnt alive by Muslims. In the chargesheet filed in FIR 114, the role of Umar Khalid in the conspiracy hatched is mentioned clearly. From whatever we know so far from other chargesheets that have been filed and the context of Umar Khalid’s name that have cropped up in those chargesheets, one can easily conclude that he has not been arrested only for his speeches, though the speeches were a part of the conspiracy. ", Atrocious on part of Delhi Police to detain Jamia students and Umar Khalid's Mother and Sister for observing a protest in solidarity of students who were assaulted by Delhi Police last year on this day.Delhi Police Stop behaving like General Dyer's Police#15DecJamiaAttack pic.twitter.com/cJ5JSJzYMr, Meanwhile, the Delhi Police, in a statement, said, "A group of protesters had assembled at Batla House for a candlelight march to mark the anniversary of the CAA agitation. Umar is Umar by name but he is not a Muslim. Various media reports suggested that donkey dung was used mixed into the adulterated spices at a factory in Hathras, UP. The chargesheet mentions Harsh Mandar who had instigated people on the 16th of December (though he has not been named as an accused so far). JNU row: Don't link my past as SIMI leader with my son Umar Khalid, says Syed Qasim Ilyas. Umar Khalid's father , ANI Twitter . 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Using extremely foul language, NCP leader Arbaaz Khan threatened Hindus and insulted Hindu women. Let All Indians Know – Khalid’s father Syed Qasim Ilyas was a one of the founder member of an organization named SIMI (Student Islamic Movement of India), which was banned due to its separatist and radical activities in 2001. Disclaimer:- The person who has written the answer isn’t a fan of the current ruling party nor the opposition. Clown to clown conversation between Rohini Singh and her comrade: Why do rich liberals hate the Middle Class so much? His father and family are practising Muslims. While launching a mass immunisation programme, Jair Bolsonaro informed that he would not be vaccinated. This was the statement of Former SIMI terrorist and father of Umar Khalid a year back. Activist Umar Khalid’s mother and younger sister were among those who were detained, Khalid’s father Syed Qasim Ilyas told Scroll.in. Firstly, the fact that he was not in Delhi at the time the riots broke out is no defence at all. Those detained apart from the close family of activist Umar Khalid, included a group of students, and others who had taken out a small candle-light peace march. Share Via Email. Ankit Sharma was stabbed over 50 times by the mobs of Tahir Hussain. The group included many women, and were holding a small candle procession in the Batla House locality. VIEWS. More than 200 educationists, filmmakers and authors, including Noam Chomsky … The father of Umar Khalid, a PhD student in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) who has been named as the main organiser of a cultural evening on February 09 to mark the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, on Friday said his son was not a terrorist. Activists including Noam Chomsky, Mira Nair seek his release . Reportedly, a total of 24 female football teams from Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam participated in the amateur league. I got alarmed. On 15 December last year, amid the anti-CAA protests, the police had barged into the campus of Jamia Millia Islamia. In fact, from the association between Umar Khalid and Tahir Hussain, one can even argue that Umar Khalid had a significant role to play in the murder of Ankit Sharma. The arguments given in Umar Khalid’s favour make little to no sense. New Delhi: Some shocking facts have surfaced about JNU's anti-India event mastermind Umar Khalid! We need your support to fight them. JNU Anti-India event conspirator Umar Khalid on the run,his father SQR Ilyasi is former Chief of banned outfit SIMI. JNU Row - Don't brand my son as 'traitor' because of my SIMI past: Umar Khalid's father "I appeal through the media that Umar must surrender before the court," he said. With them were several students from Jamia who were leading the march. But Umar chose not to take the path of his father. Source. Umar Khalid’s father Dr Qasim Rasool Ilyas, when contacted, said that the police had detained them. Umar Khalid (second from left) speaking at an Amnesty International event, Conversations 18' in New Delhi.. Umar Khalid is an India Antinationaln terrorist sympathiser Student activist and former student of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) who was involved in the Antinational2016 JNU Sedition row.He is the son of SQR Ilyas former SIMI member which was banned later due to antinational activities. Edex Live. Iqbal, 18-years-old, told The Quint that, “the police picked up 9-10 people as a precautionary measure, and took them to a van because they were alerted by someone that this march would happen”. There is no hope left for the Congress," a farmer said. Umar Khalid was bashed by the Indians (This includes each and every religion) just because he wanted to break India. Ilyas said a … Several students were beaten up and parts of the campus vandalised. I did not have to confirm the news. 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