Ishrat Jahan case: Awaiting govt sanction to prosecute retired cops DG Vanzara and NK Amin, CBI tells special court
While rejecting their discharge applications in August 2018, the court had sought status from the CBI on whether sanction was sought from the state government to prosecute them so that it could proceed further with the framing of charges against the two former police officials
In its report, the inquiry panel has said that only one missing document of the five related to the Ishrat Jahan case has been found.
Court which granted bail to PP Pandey and DG Vanzara in the Ishrat Jahan case noted that CBI has so far failed to throw light on the motive of the accused.
CBI, which investigated the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter killing case, on Tuesday opposed the bail petition of IPS officer DG Vanzara.
Senior Gujarat IPS officer PP Pandey, who was directed by the Supreme Court to appear before a special CBI court in Ahmedabad on Monday in connection with the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, was admitted in a hospital after he complained of chest pain.