Sadaf Modak


Tulsiram Prajapati ‘encounter’: Witness denies arranging car for accused to travel to encounter spot
Fri, Jun 22, 2018

ursday, however, the witness denied knowing the man as well as the constable. He also denied having anything to do with car rentals, a fact mentioned in his statement.

Sohrabuddin ‘fake encounter’ case — Another witness turns hostile: ‘CID took signature, didn’t explain content’
Thu, Jun 21, 2018

The witness told the court on Wednesday that the Gujarat CID had met him below a theatre he worked at in Gujarat and took his signature on some papers.

Tulsiram Prajapati case: Now, 2 railway police officers contradict their statements, CBI theory
Wed, Jun 20, 2018

On Monday, two railway officials — a guard and an assistant driver of the train — had also told the court that they had seen a prisoner with the policemen.

Tulsiram Prajapati encounter: Railway guard, driver contradict their statements to CBI, declared hostile
Tue, Jun 19, 2018

The two witnesses recalled the night of the incident on November 27, 2006, when they reported as guard and assistant driver on the Ahmedabad-Udaipur train number 9944 from Himmatnagar station.

Sohrabuddin Shaikh ‘fake encounter’ case: DG Vanzara had told us to visit Ashish Pandya’s house, depose two witnesses
Fri, Jun 15, 2018

During their cross-examination by defence advocates, however, the two witnesses were asked whether a record of the visit was maintained. The first witness said he did not remember.

Sohrabuddin ‘fake’ encounter case: Railway booking clerk, jailer depose as witnesses
Thu, Jun 14, 2018

The CBI alleges that these four, three of whom are currently facing trial for the alleged fake encounter of Prajapati, were part of the escort team, which had taken him to Ahmedabad. Dalpat Singh was discharged in 2017.

On the Job: There aren’t many like her – a woman tour guide
Wed, Jun 13, 2018

As a hijab-wearing Muslim woman, Fabia says her job makes her feel independent and confident.

Another witness contradicts CBI’s ‘Prajapati saw Sohrabuddin’s abduction’ claim; declared hostile
Wed, Jun 13, 2018

The CBI has claimed that Tulsiram was abducted along with Sohrabuddin and Kausarbi and was detained and then shown arrested on November 26. The witness was declared hostile.

Manodhairya scheme: Victims’ compensation may be recovered
Tue, Jun 12, 2018

Activists and lawyers say some of these revisions are insensitive, and will likely lead to delays and hurdles in victims’ ability to receive the compensation sum.

Witness deposes in Sohrabuddin case: ‘Uncle, I won’t return, Prajapati told me 3 days before his death’
Sat, Jun 09, 2018

In Sohrabuddin case, the witness, who was lodged in Udaipur central jail from 2002, said that Prajapati spoke to him before leaving for a hearing in Ahmedabad on December 25, 2006.

Sohrabuddin case: Warrant issued against witness for failure to appear before court
Fri, Jun 08, 2018

The special CBI court hearing the Sohrabuddin Shaikh alleged fake encounter case on Thursday issued a bailable warrant against a witness after he failed to appear before it.

Sohrabuddin ‘fake encounter’ case: Court asks CBI to inquire into witnesses’ absence
Thu, Jun 07, 2018

The court was informed by the CBI Wednesday that two witnesses, who were to depose were not available. While summons to one of them was not served, another official from Gujarat informed the CBI that he was unwell and could not appear before the court.

Sohrabuddin case: Court directs CBI to find status of interim stay granted to IPS officer
Wed, Jun 06, 2018

Vipul Aggarwal, who was a Superintendent of Police in Gujarat in 2005, has filed an appeal before the Bombay High Court against the trial court’s order rejecting his discharge application on November 7, 2017.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh Encounter Case: Senior Rajasthan cop declared hostile
Tue, Jun 05, 2018

The officer was the 62nd witness to not support the prosecution in the case from among 91 witnesses examined so far. The officer is also the fourth witness from Rajasthan police claiming to have been pressured by the CBI.

Sohrabuddin case: Rajasthan police officer declared hostile
Tue, Jun 05, 2018

The officer was the 62nd witness to not support the prosecution in the case from among 91 witnesses examined so far.

No weekly clinics at jails 7 months on, govt issues fresh directions
Sun, Jun 03, 2018

Based on the direction, the Directorate of Health Services (DHS) had passed an order to all district civil surgeons to form a team for the weekly visits to jails.

Man guilty of stalking released on promise of good conduct
Tue, May 29, 2018

Court notes ‘profound kindness’ shown by girl’s father in seeking his release

Former government official acquitted of sexual harassment charges
Mon, May 28, 2018

In one instance, the accused allegedly suggested to the woman that she accompany him on an outstation visit. She said he allegedly threatened to remove her from her job if she did not accompany him.

CBI chargesheet in PNB scam: ‘Staff crunch cited for no SWIFT submissions’
Wed, May 23, 2018

The CBI has referred to a statement of a witness, then chief manager of PNB and the circle officer in Mumbai, whose duties included following up with all Authorised Dealer (AD) branches for Foreign Exchange.

CBI chargesheet in PNB scam: ‘Nirav Modi’s partners illiterate, unemployed’
Wed, May 23, 2018

In the chargesheet against Nirav and 24 others, CBI has recorded statements of six men, all Gujarat residents, who have claimed that they were not aware of the consequences of signing on papers pertaining to the firms.