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Umar Khalid

Former JNU student Umar Khalid's parents and sister leave after meeting him at Delhi Police Special Cell office in New Delhi. A Delhi court Thursday sent Khalid, arrested under UAPA charges in a case related to northeast Delhi riots in February this year, in judicial custody till October 22.

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Activists of Welfare Party of India shout slogans during a rally demanding immediate release of Umar Khalid, in Kolkata. Khalid has been arrested in connection with Delhi riots case.

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Former JNU students leader Umar Khalid waves at protestors duringĀ a demonstration against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizenship (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR), in Doranda block of Ranchi.

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Swaraj Abhiyan chief Yogendra Yadav addresses to the students of Jadapur University, as social activist and JNU former student leader Umar Khalid looks on, during a seminar on Unity & Integrity to protest against CAA, NRC and NPR, at University campus, in Kolkata.

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Former JNU student and activist Umar Khalid amongst protesters detained by police for protesting against CitizenshipAct, near Red Fort in New Delhi.

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Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mewani, JNUSU's former president Kanhaiya Kumar (R) and JNU student leader Umar Khalid (C) during the 'Freedom of Expression Meet' organised on the occasion of first death anniversary of journalist Gauri Lankesh, in Bengaluru.

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Media personnel and others gather after an attempt was made to shoot Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid by an unidentified person at the Constitution Club near Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid looks on after an attempt was made to shoot him by an unidentified person at the Constitution Club near Parliament, in New Delhi. Khalid escaped unhurt.

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People gather near the pistol which Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid was allegedly shot at by an unidentified person lies on the road, during an event at the Constitution Club in New Delhi.

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Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid speaks to the media moments after he was shot at, during an event at the Constitution Club in New Delhi. Khalid escaped unhurt.

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Freedom fighter HS Doreswamy, Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani, student activists Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Shehla Rashid along with Gauri Lankesh's sister Kavitha Lankesh during an event to commemorate Gauri Lankesh's birthday at the town hall in Bengaluru.

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Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani and student activist Umar Khalid during an event to commemorate Gauri Lankesh's birthday, in Bengaluru.

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Student leader Umar Khalid addresses the 'Youth Hunkar' rally in New Delhi.

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Umar Khalid, PhD student of JNU, DURING All India Students Association (AISA) from Delhi University and Jawaharlal Nehru , university are jointly protest at the police headquarters in New Delhi on Feb 23, 2017. They are demanding the arrest of Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) members, who allegedly clashed with students on Wednesday.

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