There are 66 accused in the massacre which occurred on February 28, 2002 a day after Sabarmati Express train was burnt at Godhra railway station in which 59 people were killed.
59 persons were killed in the incident at Godhra railway station on February 27
Criticised for seeking to distinguish between the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and the 2002 Gujarat riots, JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar was forced to clarify. Here’s what he said.
A day after JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar’s controversial remarks claiming there was a difference between the 1984 riots and the 2002 riots, his colleagues in the Left have expressed their disagreement.
Asserting that there is a difference between 2002 Gujarat riots and 1984 Sikh massacre Kanhaiya alleged that Gujarat violence was carried out through state machinery while the other was caused due to mob frenzy.
The woman journalist told a TV news channel that Langdo turned violent when she went to his house to interview him.
Bhatt has alleged that false cases were foisted on him after he made “incriminating” disclosures relating to the 2002 Gujarat riots.
A day after Bhatt’s removal from the IPS following the Gujarat government’s proposal to charge him of misconduct, the government sent him a show cause notice to explain an alleged sex video.
The case will be heard next on August 19.
The hearing was adjourned after petitioner Zakia Jafri’s lawyer sought time on the ground of submitting additional documents.
Supreme Court on Monday expressed its reservations against directing central and state governments to provide jobs on compassionate ground to children and dependents of victims of 2002 Gujarat communal riots.
In the Gulberg Society massacre case, former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed.
Maya Kodnani and 29 others appealed challenging their conviction in the riots case by a special trial court.
US District Judge Analisa Torres said Modi is entitled to immunity as the sitting head of a foreign govt.
ACJ said Modi is being sued for acts committed as CM of Gujarat and not for any acts that he committed as India’s PM.