Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested on 5 September last year on charges of framing the Rajasthan-based lawyer by planting drug in a case that dates back to 1996 when the former IPS officer was the Superintendent of Police of Banaskantha district.
Congress leader Hardik Patel, two party MLAs detained on way to meet sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt in Gujarat's Palanpur district jail
Congress leader Hardik Patel, two party MLAs on Wednesday detained while they were on way to Palanpur district jail in Gujarat to meet sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt
Former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, one more cop sentenced to life in 1990 custodial death case; judgment on four cops awaited
A Jamnagar Sessions Court has sentenced former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt to life imprisonment under IPC 302 in a 1990 custodial death case.
Supreme Court refuses to hear sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's plea seeking security for family, tells him to approach Gujarat HC
The Supreme Court on Friday asked former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt to approach the Gujarat High Court with the petition seeking security to his family.
Sacked Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife says husband's bail plea 'shamelessly convoluted to appease certain political personalities'
Former Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife, in a Facebook post, has alleged that her husband "has been maliciously penalised under the façade of blatant and shameless judicial delays", and been kept in the jail for over 112 days now.
1996 drug 'planting' case: Gujarat HC judge recuses self from ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's bail plea hearing
A Gujarat High Court judge on Wednesday withdrew himself from the hearing of a bail application of former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, arrested in a 1996 case of alleged drug planting.
Supreme Court rejects plea filed by ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife challenging probe into case of planting drugs
Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act when he was working or functioning as the Superintendent of Police (SP) in Banaskantha in 1996.
In June this year, the Gujarat High Court handed over the case to the CID and asked it to complete the probe in three months.
Former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested Wednesday by the Gujarat CID in connection with a 22-year-old case of alleged planting of drugs to arrest a man, police said
When journalist Aditya Raj Kaul tweeted a picture of a Kashmiri boy aiming his slingshot at the police, little did he know about the controversial discussion he opened doors to.
Launching a scathing attack on Congress president Sonia Gandhi for accusing the government of trying to impose its ideology on people, Prakash Javadekar said Congress was the "most communal" party in the county.
The BJP on Wednesday said Supreme Court judgement rejecting Sanjiv Bhatt's plea for SIT probe in 2002 riots has brought out the truth and confirmed its apprehensions about Congress patronising pressure groups to defame Narendra Modi and Gujarat for years, and asked it to learn some lessons.
The Supreme Court has finally demolished Sanjiv Bhatt, on whose testimony the whole case of Narendra Modi's alleged role in the Gujarat riots rested. By being exposed as someone with an agenda, the court has also shown up the anti-Modi brigade.
SC on Tuesday dismissed the plea of sacked Gujarat cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt seeking a court-monitored SIT probe in relation to the two FIRs lodged against him.
Sanjay Bhai Joshi, Bharat Sinh Solanki and Sanjiv Bhatt should exchange notes on the art of giving a dog a bad name and hanging him.
'Dangerous to be right when govt is wrong': IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt quotes Voltaire after Gujarat sacks him
Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who took on the then Narendra Modi government in Gujarat, was sacked by the state government on Thursday.
Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who had taken on the Gujarat government headed by Narendra Modi over the 2002 post-Godhra riots, was on Wednesday sacked on the ground of "unauthorised absence" from service, an action which he said came after a "sham inquiry".
Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who has locked horns with Gujarat government over 2002 riots, has been served with a show-cause notice on the basis of a video clip to explain his alleged "illicit relationship" with an unknown woman, a charge denied by him.
Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt has alleged that the lawyer appearing on behalf of the Justice Nanavati commission, which is probing the 2002 Gujarat riots, misled the High Court.
In his 10-page letter to Modi, Sreekumar also demanded that the state government withdraws all cases filed against him and IPS officers Sanjiv Bhatt and Rahul Sharma, to prove that expression of grief by Modi regarding 2002 riots is genuine.