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Delhi violence : Toll touches 18; mob sets shop on fire at Gokulpuri’s tyre market

Communal violence over the amended citizenship law continues to escalate in northeast Delhi. So far, 18 people have lost their lives in the violence as police struggle to check the rioters who ran amok on streets, burning and looting shops, pelting stones and thrashing people.

Ajit Doval given responsibility to end Delhi violence, claims report As per sources in the government, NSA Ajit Doval has been given the charge of bringing Delhi violence under control, reports CNN-News18.

The NSA will be briefing the Prime Minister and the Cabinet on the present situation in Delhi during the meeting with Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) around 10:30 pm. Doval had last night visited Jaffrabad, Seelampur and other affected parts of northeast Delhi to review the situation.

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