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Nanavati report on Godhra: Four accounts on who decided to get bodies to Ahmedabad

December 13, 2019 5:49 am

A controversy had raged during the commission sittings on who exactly was given custody of the bodies and who took the decision to take all the bodies to Ahmedabad.

People with money, power want to destroy our composite culture: Gujarat IPS Vinod Mall

February 07, 2018 8:38 am

"Fundamentalists are threat to Islam and Hindus both and they want to destroy this culture. I am not against any party or person. All I mean to say that we all should live together in harmony because that’s what our culture is," Vinod Mall added.

2002 Naroda Gam case: Seniors told me to hand bodies to VHP leader, says former Godhra officer

June 29, 2017 7:53 am

ML Nalvaya, who is currently sub-divisional magistrate in Dahod, said he went to the spot where the Sabarmati Express coach was set ablaze at Godhra railway station and, under the supervision of his senior officers, he examined the bodies and completed other formalities.

Gulberg Society verdict: 24 convicted, BJP leader Bipin Patel acquitted along with 35 others

June 03, 2016 4:27 am

The trial in the Gulberg Society massacre case has seen several ups and downs.

Godhra train carnage: Key accused held, was ‘hiding in Mumbai’

May 19, 2016 6:21 am

59 persons were killed in the incident at Godhra railway station on February 27

2002 Gujarat riots: CAT reserves verdict on ex-IPS officer’s petition against chargesheet on riots CDs

December 04, 2015 4:01 am

The state chargesheeted him in August 2011 on grounds that he should have submitted the CDs either in a court or before the investigating officer.

2002 post-Godhra riots: SC directs Gujarat govt not to take action against retired DGP R B Sreekumar

October 05, 2015 8:14 pm

The inquiry was initiated against Sreekumar by the Gujarat government for maintianing a 'semi official' diary, audio recording conversations with government officials and producing secret documents related to the 2002 communal riots.

In SC, Gujarat govt denies IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's allegations on 2002 riots

September 23, 2015 8:41 pm

Bhatt had recently filed two interim applications seeking a SIT probe into allegation of misuse of state machinery during 2002 post-Godhra riots and the alleged roles of top BJP and RSS functionaries and some senior bureaucrats.

Godhra Riots: Gujarat govt gets HC nod to launch probe against former DGP Sreekumar

September 05, 2015 1:54 am

Sreekumar had several run-ins with the Gujarat government which started following his depositions before the Nanavati Commission probing 2002 post-Godhra riots.

IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's son: I am proud of you for fighting against a subverted system

August 20, 2015 7:41 pm

Sanjiv Bhatt's son came out in full support of his father in a poignant message he sent from London.