“I had to tell justice Pardiwala that I am not D G Vanzara,” said K G Vanzara after the court proceedings got over.
The former Gujarat top cop alleged that the state police was targeted for “extra legal political reasons”.
CBI special court rejects Singhal and Vanzara’s application to review previous statements of witnesses in the case.
Vanzara had sought bail in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case in which his name figures as accused number-one.
The Ranip police said a case of attempt to suicide has been registered under Section 309 of the Indian Penal Code.
Incidentally,Sreekumars security was withdrawn on September 24,although he was officially informed only on September 26.
The ex-Gujarat DIG has been in jail in connection with the Ishrat Jahaan encounter case.
D G Vanzara’s rise from a humble village to Gujarat IPS before being undone by encounters
More than 600 people,including Congress leaders and workers have been detained.
Vanzara stated that the Gujarat government was not interested in protecting him.
DSP Goswami had claimed he got nod from Gujarat’s political leadership for encounter.
The chargesheet was filed before the designated CBI court in Ahmedabad.
After spending nearly seven months at Navi Mumbais Taloja jail in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case,suspended IPS officer DG Vanzara is back at Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad.
Mehsana Deputy Superintendent of Police Tarun Barot on Friday joined other encounter specialists at Sardar Yard in Sabarmati Central Jail where his senior and prime accused in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case,suspended IPS officer DG Vanzara,and four other police officers are also lodged.
The CBI,probing the Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case,on Saturday questioned the police officers who are accused in the Sohrabuddin encounter case and are lodged in Sabarmati Central Jail.
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