Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023

Sohrabuddin Sheikh


Fifth FIR lodged against Sohrabuddin Sheikh 'fake encounter' case witness

February 11, 2021 2:13 am

From August 16, 2020, to February 10 this year, a total of five FIRs have been filed against Raman Patel and in total six FIRs have been filed against him and his associates by the Ahmedabad police.

Gujarat ‘fake encounter’ victim’s kin: Branded terrorist’s father, I lost job, denied pension

January 13, 2019 2:55 am

Besides Ismail, inquiry by retired Supreme Court judge H S Bedi found the deaths of Samir Pathan, in October 2002, and Kasim Jafer, in 2006, as resulting from fake encounters.

Special CBI court’s verdict in Sohrabuddin case unravels UPA’s political plot

January 11, 2019 8:52 am

The verdict exposes the conspiracy of the Congress-led UPA government to frame Gujarat’s then minister of state for home, Amit Shah, and by extension, the-then chief minister, Narendra Modi.

Sohrabuddin, prajapati ‘fake’ encounters: Judgment likely on December 21

December 08, 2018 3:19 am

Earlier this week, Special Judge S J Sharma had reserved the case for judgment after the prosecution and accused completed final arguments.

Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Two more witnesses turn hostile

April 21, 2018 1:49 am

“Prajapati’s nephew and friend were lodged in Udaipur jail. They had told us that they were arrested in possession of drugs,” the witnesses told court, denying their earlier statements.

Can attend but not report: media gag in Sohrabuddin trial

November 30, 2017 12:24 pm

Although the court has not specified in its order, the media will be allowed to sit in court during the proceedings but will not be allowed to publish anything related to it.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter: DG Vanzara, MN Dinesh discharged by CBI court

August 01, 2017 5:01 pm

A special court in Mumbai is hearing the case after the Supreme Court ordered for the trial to be transferred out of Gujarat.  The discharge plea of some of the accused is still pending, after which the trial will begin in the case.

Fake encounter: Sohrabuddin’s brother takes back plea against BJP president Amit Shah

November 24, 2015 3:04 am

On October 20, Justice Anuja Prabhudessai had granted a month’s time to Rubabuddin to think over his decision. The judge had then said she wanted to rule out any possibility of pressure being exerted on the applicant.

Petition against Amit Shah: Sohrabuddin brother seeks to withdraw plea, Bombay HC says no

October 07, 2015 4:28 am

Rubabuddin had filed the petition challenging the order of a special CBI court, which absolved Shah of all charges in the case in December 2014.

Akshardham case: Vanzara files Rs 101-crore suit against author for defamation

July 07, 2015 3:04 am

Says remarks made in the book are without any basis or proof.