How Ramayana, Mahabharata came to be heard in Delhi riots hearing – Press Review

Newspaper Navbharat Times The Mahabharata and the Ramayana were frequently mentioned during a court hearing on communal riots in north-east Delhi in February this year.

According to the newspaper, the case of Ramayana and Mahabharata came up in court on Thursday in a case related to the Delhi riots. “The Sanskrit epic ‘Mahabharat’ was a story like a conspiracy, just as the riots in north-east Delhi were an alleged conspiracy, the identity of which remains ‘Dhritarashtra’,” Delhi Police told the court.

The myths were mentioned during a discussion on the bail application of Natasha Narwal, a JNU student and a member of the Cage Break Campaign.

Narwal to join UAPA He was arrested on charges of conspiracy to commit Delhi riots. His lawyer Adit Pujari told the court that a chakra has been formed in the proceedings against Narwal and the accused will try to get out of it like Abhimanyu of Mahabharata.