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Zakia Jafri


Guj riots: SC fixes Apr 14 for hearing Zakia Jafri's plea against SIT's clean chit to Modi

February 04, 2020 6:39 pm

Ehsan Jafri was among the 68 people killed at Gulberg Society on February 28, 2002, a day after the S-6 Coach of the Sabarmati Express was burnt at Godhra killing 59 people and triggering riots in Gujarat.

SC adjourns for July Zakia Jafri's plea challenging SIT's clean chit to Modi, others in 2002 Godhra riots

February 11, 2019 12:34 pm

Zakia Jafri is the widow of slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed by a mob which attacked the Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad on February 28, 2002. 

SC to hear after 4 weeks Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots

January 15, 2019 12:18 pm

Zakia, the wife of Ehsan Jafri, an ex-MP who was killed in one of the worst incidents during the riots, has challenged the Gujarat High Court's October 5, 2017, order rejecting her plea against the SIT's decision.

2002 Gujarat riots: SC adjourns Zakia Jafri's plea against PM Modi's acquittal till January

December 03, 2018 11:45 am

Zakia Jafri has challenged an October 5, 2017 judgment of the Gujarat High Court which upheld the clean chit given to several politicians and senior bureaucrats by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in its closure report, citing lack of “prosecutable evidence” against them.

2002 riots: SC adjourns hearing on Zakia Jafri’s plea, next hearing on Nov 26

November 19, 2018 1:41 pm

2002 Gujarat riots case: Zakia Jafri has challenged the clean chit given to Narendra Modi, then chief minister of Gujarat, by a SIT.

2002 riots case: Gujarat High Court rejects Zakia Jafri's plea, upholds clean chit to Narendra Modi, others

October 06, 2017 3:08 am

The court also dismissed Zakia Jafri's allegation against the accused that the riots were part of a larger conspiracy. The court, however, said that Jafri's plea succeeds as far as her demand of fresh investigation was concerned before the magisterial court.

Gulberg massacre case: 'Rarest of rare case' says Jafri's family, demands stringent punishment

June 06, 2016 2:14 pm

Slain former Congress MP Ahsan Jafri's wife, Zakia Jafri said, "The innocents were brutally killed and their houses were burnt... It has been 15 years that I have been waiting for justice".

Gulberg Society verdict: Ehsan Jafri's wife says 'only half justice delivered'

June 02, 2016 3:21 pm

Zakia Jafri, wife of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, said she will appeal against the Gulberg Society verdict in higher courts.

Sonia Gandhi had met my mother after Gulberg incident: Zakia’s son

January 05, 2016 3:16 am

He was reacting to a claim made by ex-DGP R B Sreekumar in his book Gujarat:Behind the curtain that Congress leaders had then prevented Gandhi from meeting Zakia, wife of Ehsan Jafri who was killed in the 2002 Gulberg Society massacre.

Congress didn’t let Sonia meet Zakia Jafri after riots: 2002 ‘whistleblower’

December 28, 2015 10:18 am

The chief of the Gujarat Intelligence Bureau in April-September 2002, Sreekumar accuses the Congress-led UPA as well of betraying the expectations of riot victims regarding justice.