January 16, 2019 7:31 am
In December 2018, a special CBI court acquitted all 22 saying the evidence brought before the court could not establish the role of any accused in the case.
December 19, 2018 1:33 am
He was transferred to Chittoor in 2017 from Shillong following his report on “a suspected fake encounter during a joint counter insurgency operation of security forces” in which two alleged insurgents were killed in Assam.
November 03, 2018 1:04 am
The CBI had told the court that after going through the merits of the order of discharge, it has taken a conscious decision not to carry it further.
November 02, 2018 4:05 pm
"We are dismissing the petition. We are not inclined to grant any relief...especially when the petitioner is a body which has no locus in the case," the court said in its judgment.
October 14, 2018 2:08 am
Khan was lodged in the Udaipur Central Jail in 2013-2014 and left the city after securing bail in 2014, after which he stayed in several locations, including in Mumbai, Gujarat and MP.
October 05, 2018 2:27 am
The other investigating officer who deposed, A S Shukla, had recorded statements, including those of Sohrabuddin and Kausarbi’s family members
October 03, 2018 8:56 pm
Two PILs were filed in the Bombay High Court urging it to ask the CBI why it had chosen not to challenge Shah's discharge, though the agency had filed revision applications against the discharge of two other persons in the case.
September 06, 2018 8:09 am
While the Gujarat police had filed an FIR which claimed that Sohrabuddin was killed in an encounter, the CBI in its chargesheet had claimed that evidence including this forensic report shows that the encounter was ‘staged’, due to irregularities including the items found on him, without the blood stains.
September 02, 2018 4:46 am
The court further directed the CBI to produce them as witnesses before the court by giving prior notice to the court and the defence.
August 25, 2018 3:51 am
The witness, an expert in document examination, on Friday identified the specimen signatures to be the same as on the logbook for the dates November 26, 20 and December 1, 2005.