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2002 naroda patiya massacre


Naroda Patiya massacre: Gujarat High Court acquits former BJP minister Maya Kodnani,17 others

April 21, 2018 5:51 am

The Naroda Patiya massacre, in which 97 Muslims were killed, was among the most brutal cases in the post-Godhra violence in 2002.

Ex-IPS officer Sharma to float political party

June 19, 2017 12:37 am

As part of an officer which was supervising the investigation of the riots in Ahmedabad city, Rahul Sharma had prepared CDs containing call data records (CDRs). The same set of CDs has become vital evidence in cases like the Naroda Patiya massacre and the Naroda Gam massacre.

Babu Bajrangi’s conviction a political conspiracy: wife

March 11, 2015 3:31 am

Meenaben Patel, 46, wrote a letter on her husband’s behalf to the Gujarat chief minister pleading for mercy

SC extends Kodnani bail by one week

February 18, 2014 12:32 am

It exempted Kodnani till Monday next from surrendering and posted her plea for extension of bail for February 24.

2002 Gujarat riots: SC extends interim bail of Maya Kodnani

February 13, 2014 12:59 pm

The court had to adjourn the hearing since Kodnani's counsel failed to file documents pertaining to the injuries she had suffered after falling on a burning lamp.

Naroda Patiya witness joins AAP

January 26, 2014 2:00 am

Nazir Khan Pathan, a key witness in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot cases, joined the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday along with 200 people from the riot-hit region.

Kodnani just an MLA,unfair to link govt to massacre: Vyas

August 30, 2012 4:37 am

Senior cabinet minister Jaynarayan Vyas on Wednesday said it will be “grossly unfair” to link the state government to the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre just because BJP MLA Dr Maya Kodnani has been convicted in the case.

Naroda patiya decision deferred till August 29

July 01, 2012 4:07 am

The special trial court for the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case deferred the judgment in the case till August 29 on Saturday.

Seven held for murder of 2002 riots witness

November 20, 2011 12:34 am

Saiyed was stabbed 25 times near his house in Ahmedabad on November 5.


Journalist Revati Laul allegedly attacked by Gujarat riots convict

January 21, 2016 6:56 am

Ahmedabad, Jan 21 (ANI): A convict in the Gujarat riots case, out on parole, allegedly assaulted a journalist in Ahmedabad on Wednesday evening, when she met him for an interview. Revati Laul, who is writing a book on 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case convicts, alleged that she was punched and slapped by Suresh Chhara. She said she was questioning him at his house in the Naroda area of Ahmedabad during an interview. She added that she managed to escape after Chhara's son and some neighbours intervened. Laul was treated at a government hospital, and later she lodged a complaint at the Vejalpur police station.