The changes are being considered for the upcoming bypolls for state Assembly seats, which are to be announced soon.
Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and three others have been booked in a cheating case.
Setalvad and others are accused of misusing the funds collected for Gujarat riots victims and using it for personal needs.
Advocate Ajay Choksi was appointed as special public prosecutor in the case against activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and three others, on Tuesday. The development comes after advocate Manisha Lavkumar withdrew herself from the case as Public Prosecutor, following allegations of being related to the man allegedly behind the case. On the other […]
The matter was heard by the magistrate for nearly five months.
Eleven years after the 2002 riots,the Gujarat government has put out a fresh notification categorizing several Muslim dominated areas in Ahmedabad that were hit by the violence as disturbed.
Notification,in force until 2018,restricts sale of property in these areas.
Continuing the arguments over Zakia Jafris petition challenging the clean chit given to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in 2002 riots,Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday said the attack in Gulberg Society (that killed 69 persons,including Zakias husband Ahsan Jafri) was not a part of preplanned conspiracy.
Jafri’s petition was submitted on April 15 and court began hearing it on daily basis beginning Wed.
The police officer who probed three of the nine key cases of post-Godhra riots as part of the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) ended his stint with the probe panel on Sunday.
The BJP said it was relieved by the decision of the Supreme Court-appointed SIT to exculpate Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi
Azar Mody went missing from the burning Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad in February 2002
Beginning last year,the school has been observing the death anniversary of Jafri,when the Quran is read and sweets distributed to students
The dusty colony near Ahmedabads garbage dump at Pirana,called Citizen Nagar where 183 riot affected families from Naroda Patiya and Gulberg massacre were re-located,wore a deserted look on Monday,with most of its inhabitants away to Gulberg Society to attend a programme to mark the 10th anniversary of the 2002 riots.
As they gathered at Gulberg Society today to mark 10 years of the riots,residents were split about giving away their homes to be turned into a museum.