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Ishrat Jahan


Passed trial by fire, will continue to oppose CAA: Ishrat Jahan after release on bail

March 22, 2022 7:21 pm

While granting bail, the court had noted that Ishrat was not the one who gave the idea of a chakka jam, nor was she physically present in Northeast Delhi during the riots or part of any group or organisation.

Northeast Delhi riots: Ex-Congress councillor Ishrat Jahan granted bail in UAPA case

March 15, 2022 5:42 am

Ishrat Jahan has been accused in another case over allegations that she incited the crowd at an anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, (CAA) protest site in Northeast Delhi's Khureiji Khas area. Jahan was also granted bail in this case.

Delhi riots case: Prosecution opposes Ishrat Jahan’s bail plea

October 29, 2021 3:27 pm

Special Public Prosecutor Amit Prasad told the court that the “case of prosecution is that conspiracy was there and riots took place. Whoever does whatever singular act will be responsible for other’s act”.

Police projected me as hardliner but I won elections due to secular credentials: Ishrat Jahan to Delhi court in riots case

July 23, 2021 1:28 pm

The Delhi High Court had recently granted bail to three student activists — Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita and Asif Iqbal Tanha — in the case.

Ishrat Jahan encounter case: Ahmedabad police hands over passports of deceased’s family

June 15, 2021 2:40 am

Of the seven Gujarat police officials who were accused of the fake encounter killing of the four alleged terrorists, six have been discharged.

Ishrat Jahan encounter case: Why a CBI court discharged last of the accused

April 03, 2021 9:40 pm

A Special CBI court has discharged the last of the three policemen facing charges in the encounter case of Ishrat Jahan and three others. What is the case, and what were the grounds cited by the court for discharging the cops?

‘Extrajudicial killing’ of Ishrat Jahan: Gujarat denies nod to prosecute three cops, CBI submits report

March 31, 2021 11:37 am

On Saturday, special public prosecutor RC Kodekar, appearing for the CBI, submitted the state government’s report before a designated CBI court in Ahmedabad in a sealed cover.

Ishrat Jahan case: CBI court says accused police officers acted ‘while discharging official duties’

October 31, 2020 2:46 pm

The court made the observation on October 23 while rejecting the discharge pleas of four accused police officers — J G Parmar, Tarun Barot, G L Singhal and Anaju Chaudhary.

Delhi: Ex-Cong councillor complains of Covid symptoms, interim bail not extended

June 20, 2020 4:52 am

Ishrat Jahan's counsel, Lalit Valecha, sought further 7-day interim bail, arguing her husband had recently come in contact with a relative who tested positive for Covid-19 and Jahan also complained of symptoms.

Heartbroken, won’t participate in court proceedings: Ishrat Jahan's mother

October 02, 2019 7:01 am

Ishrat and three others were killed in an encounter by the Ahmedabad City Detection of Crime Branch. It was alleged that they were Lashkar-e-Toiba operatives aiming to kill then chief minister Narendra Modi.


Sensational revelations by Headley on day 4: Nikam

February 11, 2016 10:27 am

Mumbai, Feb 11 (ANI): Giving a statement after Headley’s deposition, Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam on Thursday said the LeT’s involvement in the 26/11 terror attack is the most important thing that has been divulged in the case so far. Nikam said Lakhvi is the operating commander, Hafiz is the founder and they have three wings that are finance, naval and women wings. Nikam further added that he named and identified Ishrat Jahan as the suicide bomber after recollecting from the list of names given by Nikam himself. He stated that Headley said the attacks that had been carried out in India after getting instructions from Pakistan.

Headley says Ishrat Jahan was a LeT operative

February 11, 2016 6:19 am

Mumbai, Feb 11 (ANI): 26/11 terror convict David Coleman Headley said on Thursday that Ishrat Jahan, the 19-year-old girl who was killed in an alleged ‘fake encounter’ in 2004, was affiliated to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). Deposing before the court, Headley confirmed that there was a woman wing in LeT, but earlier he had denied involvement of any woman suicide bomber in LeT when asked by Ujjwal Nikam. Later, Headley named Ishrat Jahan as LeT operative who was involved in an operation about shooting police at naka.