July 06, 2019 1:37 am
The apex court also restored the sentence imposed by trial court on 7 of 12 convicts. It dismissed the plea by NGO CPIL for fresh probe saying no ground has been made out in the case.
July 04, 2019 10:23 pm
Pandya was minister in the then Narendra Modi-led state government in Gujarat. He was shot dead on March 26, 2003 in Ahmedabad near Law Garden during morning walk.
February 08, 2019 7:26 pm
The former Gujarat home minister was murdered in Ahmedabad, Gujarat by two unidentified assailants when he was sitting in his car after a morning walk in the Law Garden area.
February 08, 2019 12:08 pm
The CBI had named 15 accused in Pandya's murder. Twelve of them were convicted by the trial court on June 25, 2007. But the Gujarat High Court acquitted all of them in August 2011, citing lack of evidence. The CBI’s appeal against the HC verdict in the Pandya case is pending before the apex court.
January 31, 2019 6:00 pm
IPS officer R S Yadav had created a controversy in 1999 when as SP of Gandhinagar, he had sought permission to prosecute the then MoS for Home Haren Pandya in connection with the kidnapping of a three-year-old girl.
November 29, 2018 12:39 am
The 12 accused have sought the deposition of the witness, Azam Khan, an Udaipur-based gangster, and will be referring to it during their submissions in the hearing before the apex court.
January 14, 2016 10:20 am
The case, probed by CBI, has remained a millstone around BJP’s neck with questions being raised after Gujarat High Court acquitted all 12 accused of murder charge.
October 12, 2013 3:37 am
Gohil has made the request in a letter sent to the PM on Friday.
September 22, 2013 1:15 am
Pandya was murdered on March 26,2003.
August 15, 2013 4:09 am
These three incidents occurred within one and a half years from January 2003 to June 2004.