More than four months since the Rajasthan High Court struck down the largesse, the Gehlot government seems to be doing its bit to help Raje retain her bungalow at the state capital’s upscale Civil Lines area.
Addressing a press conference here, Mohammad Faisal, a member of National Confederation of Human Rights Organisation (NCHRO), said that on December 19, 2019, he was at NCHRO’s Delhi office when he came to know about “wrongful arrests” of people in UP’s Shamli.
In the blasts on May 13, 2008, nine bombs exploded at eight locations in Jaipur’s crowded old city between 7.20 pm and 7.45 pm, killing 71 and injured 185. The latest arrests are linked to the recovery of a live bomb, which was defused in the same area that day.
On December 18, while convicting the four, the court had acquitted Shahbaz Hussain, 42, a resident of Lucknow. Around 4.15 pm, Sharma sentenced the four to death under IPC section 302 (murder) and section 16 (1a) of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
A fact-finding team of two retired IPS officers, a retired IAS officer, and three activists, including Ramon Magsaysay Award recipient Sandeep Pandey, had in 2008 stated similarly that he was innocent.
In the video, which she posted on her social media accounts on September 6 and 21, Rohatgi made comments about members of the Nehru-Gandhi family, including Motilal Nehru, Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi and Sanjay Gandhi.
Talking to The Indian Express, IVRI director Dr Raj Kumar Singh said that the best way to prevent avian botulism from spreading is removing any dead birds at the earliest and incinerating them, rather than burying them in pits, like the Rajasthan government did.
Carcasses of over 18,000 migratory birds have been buried in 10 days after they were found at India's largest inland saltwater lake. What has the probe for causes found; why is changing ecology a concern?