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Rajnish Rai moves Gujarat HC for protection after HRD writes again to his employer IIM-A

Rai applied for voluntary retirement from the All India Services in November 2018 and has been working with IIM-A as an assistant professor of Public Systems Group since May 6 this year.

Gujarat HC slams Centre after HRD questions ex-IPS officer Rajnish Rai’s employment

Rai had supervised the probe into the encounter case of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Kauserbi and Tulsiram Prajapati in 2007.


CAT to review amendments allowed earlier in Rajnish Rai application

The review was granted by the CAT single judge bench after it came to light that the order was passed without hearing all parties involved.

Gujarat HC on Rajnish Rai’s petition: Centre to file additional affidavit; IPS officer granted relief for a week

Rai is the officer who, in 2007, arrested three IPS officers, DG Vanzara (now retired) and Rajkumar Pandian, both from Gujarat cadre, and Dinesh MN, of Rajasthan cadre, in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh ‘fake’ encounter case.

Gujarat HC notice to Centre, state govt, CRPF over suspended officer’s plea

Rajnish Rai, who was supervising investigations into the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati encounter cases, had arrested IPS officers D G Vanzara (now retired), Rajkumar Pandian and Dinesh M N in 2007. All three were later discharged in the case.

IPS officer Rajnish Rai suspended as CIAT Chittoor IG & Principal

Rai received the order “in protest” and claimed it was “illegal and unconstitutional” as he has already retired.


‘False account of planned murder, shown as brave act’

Inspector general of police Rajnish Rai has filed a report questioning the March 30 encounter in Assam’s Chirang district.

Sohrab investigator IPS Rajnish Rai gets fresh posting, this time in CRPF

The ministry of home affairs issued a memorandum in this regard, announcing his posting in the CRPF.

Induct Rai into police force: Delhi HC to Centre, state

CAT order states that “Rai had been treated differently thought it may not necessarily arise out of mala fide.

HC to Centre, Gujarat: Take back Rai in police force

Rajnish Rai, the IPS officer best known for investigation of the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.