Kanpur Violence: Police Arrest Former Samajwadi Party Member

  • Nizam Qureshi, a former member of the Samajwadi Party, was arrested on Saturday in connection with the violence that broke out in Kanpur on June 3. Police said they tried to incite riots by using social media.

    Police said Nizam Qureshi is now a member of the All India Jamiat-ul-Quraysh. He also said that Qureshi has close links with the main accused Hayat Zafar Hashmi.

11 June 2022