Court seeks Tihar’s response on ISIS man allegation he was forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’

New Delhi, June 11


 A Delhi court on Friday sought response from Tihar jail authorities on an application moved by an alleged ISIS member claiming that he was beaten up by other inmates there and was forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’.


The accused, Rashid Zafar, was arrested in 2018 on the allegations of being members of an ISIS-inspired group who were planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians as also government installations,...