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SC to appoint SIT to re-examine 186 anti-Sikh riot cases

SC to appoint SIT to re-examine 186 anti-Sikh riot cases

The Supreme Court announced on Januray 10, 2018 that it will appoint a three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT), headed by a former high court judge, to examine 186 cases that took place during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The riots were a series of anti-Sikh pogroms that took place after the assassination of then Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi.