June 28, 2022 11:57 am
Yet it was the Supreme Court which, through hearings and orders over the years, called for “fair and impartial investigation” into the riots cases. Two cases — of the Best Bakery and Bilkis Bano — were moved out of Gujarat to Maharashtra.
June 24, 2022 2:44 pm
Ehsan Jafri, a former MP, was among 68 killed at Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad on February 28, 2002, a day after a coach of the Sabarmati Express was burnt at Godhra, killing 59 people and triggering riots in the state.
July 08, 2014 1:07 pm
Jafri had appealed against a Metropolitan Magistrate court’s order that upheld SIT report in the High Court.
April 30, 2013 5:58 am
Continuing the arguments over Zakia Jafris petition challenging the clean chit given to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in 2002 riots,Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday said the attack in Gulberg Society (that killed 69 persons,including Zakias husband Ahsan Jafri) was not a part of preplanned conspiracy.
September 15, 2011 3:33 am
Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt,in an open letter to Chief Minister Narendra Modi,on Wednesday accused him of misconstruing the recent ruling of the Supreme Court on Zakia Jafris petition.