Narendra Modi didn't accept even tea in 9-hr questioning by Gujarat riots SIT, says RK Raghavan in book
In his autobiography, "A Road Well Travelled', the then head of the SIT said that the Modi did not parry any questions and kept his cool throughout
Supreme Court to hear Zakia Jafri's plea challenging SIT's clean chit to Narendra Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots
Zakia, the wife of former MP Ehsan Jafri who was one of the 68 killed in Ahmedabad's Gulberg society, has challenged the Gujarat High Court's order rejecting her plea against the SIT's decision in the Supreme Court.
2002 Gujarat riots case: Supreme Court to hear Zakia Jafri's plea against Narendra Modi clean chit in January
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.
SC defers Zakia Jafri's plea over Gujarat riots case till January: All you need to know about Gulbarg Society massacre
Ahmedabad court on Thursday convicted 24 people and pronounced 36 others as innocent in the sensational Gulbarg Society massacre case in Gujarat in which 69 people, including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, were brutally killed in 2002 in Ahmedabad.
2002 Gujarat riots: SC defers hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to Narendra Modi to 26 November
A Supreme Court bench headed by Justice AM Khanwilkar said, "The matter will take some time for hearing. The plea will be heard on 26 November".
Kin of the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre victims and eye-witnesses on Saturday contested a special court's conclusion that firing by former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri acted as a catalyst for mob fury.
Ruling out any conspiracy angle in the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre, a special court said on Friday that the firing by former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, in which one person was killed, provoked and infuriated the mob that led it to the "killing frenzy", but asserted that the firing cannot condone the acts of the mob.
It was the testimonies of the witnesses which helped the court on Friday hand down sentences to the 24 convicts in the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case.
Rejecting the theory of a conspiracy behind the Gulbarg Society massacre here during the 2002 Gujarat riots, the special SIT court on said there was no evidence to support it.
A special SIT court on Friday pronounced the quantum of sentence for 24 convicts in the Gulbarg Society massacre in which 69 people, including former Congress lawmaker Ehsan Jafri, were killed.
The special SIT court hearing the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre is expected on Monday to fix the date for pronouncing the quantum of punishment for 24 convicted in connection with the killing of 69 people including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri
Counsel for the 24 convicted in the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre, which left 69 people including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri dead, on Thursday sought lenient punishment for those guilty by the court which indicated that it will on Friday decide on the date of pronouncement of the quantum of sentence.
A special SIT court, which had on 2 June convicted 24 accused in the 2002 post-Godhra Gulbarg society massacre case, is expected to pronounce the quantum of sentence on Monday.
A special SIT court is likely to pronounce the quantum of sentence on Thursday for the 24 convicted in the Gulbarg Society massacre
The prosecution in 2002 Gulbarg housing society massacre case on Monday sought death penalty or life imprisonment till death for all the 24 convicts, calling the attack "barbaric and inhuman" even as a special court deferred further hearing on sentencing to 9 June.
In the context of Hashimpura and Maliana, conviction of 24 accused in Gulbarg has partly, if not substantially, restored trust in criminal justice system.
The Gulbarg society court verdict didn't ignite the passions in Gujarat and in Delhi as was otherwise anticipated. The banks of Yamuna and Sabarmati remained calm.
The hearing for the 2002 post-Godhra riots case of Gulbarg Society, in which 69 persons including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri were killed, is underway. 11 accused have been convicted so far for the murder and 13 more have been convicted under other charges.
A special SIT court is likely to pronounce its verdict on Thursday in connection with a 2002 post-Godhra riots case of Gulbarg Society in which 69 persons including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri were killed.
2002 Gulberg Society massacre: Supreme Court gives trial court judge three months to pronounce verdict
Former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed in the massacre at Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad