NHRC issues notices on SIMI members’ encounter

Bhopal: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Madhya Pradesh Government, Chief Secretary and state police after eight activists of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI,) who had escaped from the Central Jail in Bhopal, were gunned down in an encounter. NHRC has sent notices to the Chief Secretary, Director General of Police (DGP), Director General of Prisons and Inspector General of Prisons and Government of Madhya Pradesh over …

Shivraj slams politics of killing terror

Bhopal: Slamming the dirty politics being played over the encounter of eight SIMI members by police, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday said the slain SIMI men were dreaded terrorists who could have wreaked devastation. Chouhan was talking to media persons here after paying tributes to Head Constable Ramashankar Yadav, who was killed by the activists while escaping from the Bhopal Central Jail early on Monday morning. Chouhan said he was pained to see …