2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case

2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case News

Ishrat Jahan encounter case discharge order: ‘CBI itself believes Vanzara and Amin were doing official duties’

The court arrived at this conclusion due to an absence of endorsement or note of the CBI on the government’s denial of sanction to prosecute the two former police officers.

Explained: What the discharge of two police officers means for Ishrat Jahan case

A High Court-appointed special investigation team and the CBI found the Ishrat Jahan encounter to be “fake”. The CBI implicated the Gujarat Police as well as the IB in the alleged murders

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Fake encounter case: No govt nod needed to prosecute cops: Ishrat Jahan's mother

The CBI had sought sanction for prosecution under Section 197 of the Code of Criminal Procedure - under this section, prior sanction is required from a competent authority to prosecute a public servant.

2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case: CBI opposes Vanzara, Amin's discharge pleas

The case pertains to June, 2004, when four individuals, Ishrat Jahan, her friend Javed Sheikh alias Pranesh, Amzad Ali Rana and Zeeshan Johar were killed in an alleged fake encounter by the Ahmedabad police on the outskirts of the city.

Petitioner in 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case dies in road accident

Meanwhile, a special CBI court in Ahmedabad adjourned the hearing after the probe agency sought time to respond to discharge pleas of accused former IPS DG Vanzara and former superintendent of police NK Amin in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case

Vanzara moves court for earlier statements in Ishrat case

Vanzara has moved the application through his lawyer V D Gajjar.

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Amit Shah is questioned by CBI for 4 hours in Ishrat case

The agency said it may call him again for questioning.

Modi-phobia led UPA govt to do a U-turn on Ishrat,says Jaitley

FOLLOWING reports of the CBI questioning senior Intelligence Bureau (IB) officers in connection with the 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case,Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley Tuesday accused the UPA government of letting the CBI expose the IB for “politically motivated” reasons to “harass (Narendra Modi’s) Gujarat government”.

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