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Vanzara, Amin petition court to drop Ishrat case

The court also allowed the Central Bureau of Investigation to file a reply. Advocate RC Kodekar, representing the CBI, sought time from special CBI judge JK Pandya for the higher authorities to respond to this application. A reply will be sent by the CBI head office in Mumbai by April 3, when the next hearing of the case is scheduled.

Gujarat govt refuses sanction to prosecute retired policemen in Ishrat Jahan encounter case

In January, the CBI informed a special court, which is hearing the case, that they had sought the government's nod only after it was ordered to.


Ishrat encounter: Court rejects discharge pleas of retired policemen Vanzara, Amin

Special judge J K Pandya rejected Vanzara and Amin’s contention that they should be discharged on the ground of parity with former DGP Pandey, who was discharged by the court in February this year.

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.

Asaram not a rapist, he is protector of Sanatan Hindu dharma, says former Gujarat top cop Vanzara

"In the FIR lodged by the victim or in the chargesheet filed, nowhere does it say that she was raped. What it says is that he tried to touch her improperly," said Vanzara.

Ishrat encounter case: DG Vanzara seeks discharge, says chargesheet ‘concocted’

In his discharge application, Vanzara has claimed that the CBI’s chargesheet is “politically motivated... with a view to topple the democratically-elected (Gujarat) government."


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Sohrabuddin’s brother moves High Court against Vanzara discharge

Rubabuddin Sheikh, brother of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, has approached the Bombay High Court, challenging the discharge of former deputy inspector-general of Gujarat D G Vanzara and Rajasthan IPS officer Dinesh M N from the fake encounter case of Sohrabuddin.

Ishrat Jahan fake encounter accused: Where are they now?

Pandey is not the only accused in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case to be rehabilitated. Over the past two years, since the investigation hit a dead end, all the accused in the case are out on bail.

Gujarat: D G Vanzara attends RSS event with Mohan Bhagwat, senior BJP leaders

Vanzara, who returned to Gujarat Friday after court modified his bail conditions in the Ishrat Jahan and the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter cases, attended the event.