Babu Bajrangi

  • Naroda Patiya massacre convict Kodnani gets bail November 12, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, convicted in a 2002 Gujarat riots case, has been granted bail by the Gujarat High Court on medical grounds. Kodnani has been diagnosed with tuberculosis and the court granted her bail so that she could continue with her treatment. Kodnani along with Bajrang Dal's Babu...
  • Naroda Patiya case: SIT to seek SC guidance on Kodnani death penalty May 18, 2013

    Ahmedabad: After a Uturn by the Gujarat government on the death penalty for former minister Maya Kodnani and nine others, convicted in 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case, the SIT has decided to seek Supreme Court's guidance on the issue. "Very soon, we are going to file an application before the...
  • Naroda Patiya case: Cong says no change in Modi's mindset May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress on Tuesday flayed Gujarat government for withholding its decision to seek death for Maya Kodnani in the Naroda Patiya case, saying there has been no change in the mindset of Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his feelings about a community. "It proves that Modi has not changed....
  • Naroda Patiya case: Modi govt does a Uturn on Kodnani May 14, 2013

    Ahmedabad: In a Uturn of sorts, the Gujarat state legal department has written to the chief prosecutor in the Naroda Patiya massacre case, seeking approval for enhancement of punishment for BJP leader Maya Kodnani and Bajrang Dal's Babu Bajrangi to be put on hold. The legal department wants the punishment...
  • Decision to seek death for Kodnani attack on Hindus: Sena April 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Terming as "a deadly attack on Hindus" the Gujarat government's nod for seeking death penalty for former BJP minister Maya Kodnani and nine others in the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case, Shiv Sena on Friday said Hindus have different expectations from Chief Minister Narendra Modi. "There is a feeling that...
  • Naroda Patiya case: Babu Bajrangi says he was made a victim April 20, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Babu Bajrangi, who was sentenced to life imprisonment in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case, has claimed that he is innocent and has been made a victim. Bajrangi was granted two days temporary bail on Thursday as his wife was undergoing a surgery. A division bench of Justices MR Shah...
  • Naroda Patiya case: Babu Bajrangi gets temporary bail April 18, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat High Court on Thursday granted two days temporary bail to Babu Bajrangi, sentenced to life imprisonment in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case, as his wife is undergoing a surgery. A division bench of Justices MR Shah and SH Vora allowed Bajrangi's plea, filed and argued by his...
  • Naroda Patiya case: SIT to seek death for Kodnani, others April 17, 2013

    Ahmedabad: There is trouble for former Gujarat Women and Child Development Minister Maya Kodnani as the Special Investigation Team probing the 2002 riots will move the Gujarat High Court seeking death for her in the Naroda Patiya massacre case. The approval for this was given by the legal department of...
  • Gujarat: Naroda Patiya verdict was fair, says BJP September 2, 2012

    BJP spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad said Naroda Patiya verdict proves that the judiciary has the independence to make its decisions. ...
  • Guj riots victims get justice, 1984 killers still free September 1, 2012

    New Delhi: While those convicted of massacre in the shameful Naroda Patiya case in the 2002 Gujarat riots have been handed over life terms, many now ask why the culprits of the 1984 antiSikh riots roam free. While Maya Kodnani became the first politician to be convicted for the 2002 riots,...
  • Naroda Patiya a blow to Modi as BJP MLA gets life August 31, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A decade after 97 people were killed in a massacre during the 2002 Gujarat riots at Naroda Patiya area of Ahmedabad, a special court on Friday sentenced to life 31 people, including sitting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA and former minister in the Narendra Modi government, Maya Kodnani. It is...
  • News 360: Victims hail Naroda Patiya verdict, BJP remains mum August 31, 2012

    A decade after 97 people were killed in a massacre during the 2002 Gujarat riots at Naroda Patya area of Ahmedabad, a trial court on Friday sentenced to life 31 convicts including BJP's sitting MLA and former minister in the Narendra Modi government Maya Kodnani. It's an unprecedented victory for...
  • Naroda Patiya: BJP MLA, 30 others get life term August 31, 2012

    While BJP MLA Maya Kodnani will stay in jail for 28 years, Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi has got life imprisonment till death. ...
  • Naroda Patiya verdict proves rule of law: Cong August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The convicts in the Naroda Patiya massacre case of Gujarat have finally been brought to justice with a special court awarding life imprisonment to BJP MLA Maya Kodnani, Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi and 29 others. According to the judgement, while Kodnani, who is a sitting Bharatiya Janata Party...
  • Maya Kodnani jailed for 28 years, Bajrangi till death August 31, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Maya Kodnani will stay in jail for at least 28 years while Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi will die in jail after they were convicted and sentenced in the Naroda Patiya massacre case which took place during the 2002 Gujarat riots. Kodnani will serve 10...
  • Naroda Patiya: 30 convicts, BJP MLA get life term August 31, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A special court has awarded life imprisonment to BJP MLA Maya Kodnani, Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi and 29 other convicts in the 2002 postGodhra Naroda Patiya riots case on Friday in Ahmedabad. While Maya Kodnani will stay in jail for 28 years, Babu Bajrangi has got life imprisonment...
  • Naroda Patiya: Uneasy calm ahead of sentencing August 31, 2012

    Ahmedabad: An uneasy calm prevails in the Naroda Patiya locality of Ahmedabad hours before the sentencing of 32 persons convicted in the 2002 massacre during the Gujarat riots. Former Gujarat minister and BJP MLA Maya Kodnani and Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi are among those convicted. Although the police presence...
  • Naroda Patiya: 31 people, BJP MLA to be sentenced August 31, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A special court will pronounce the quantum of punishment for 32 convicts in the 2002 postGodhra Naroda Patiya riots case on Friday in Ahmedabad. BJP MLA and former minister in the Narendra Modi government Maya Kodnani and Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi are among the 32 people convicted by...
  • Is a sense of justice returning to Gujarat? August 30, 2012

    A trial court convicted 32 people, including BJP MLA Maya Kodnani, Bajrang Dal's Babu Bajrangi, and acquitted 29 others in the Naroda Patiya massacre case. On Face the Nation, CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts Is a sense of justice returning to Gujarat? Here is the full...
  • Modi rules out apology for 2002 Gujarat riots August 30, 2012

    Washington: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has refused to apologise for the 2002 riots in the state. "One only has to ask for forgiveness if one is guilty of a crime. If you think it's such a big crime, why should the culprit be forgiven? "Just because Modi is a chief...
  • FTN: Is a sense of justice returning to Gujarat? August 29, 2012

    A trial court convicted 32 people, including BJP MLA Maya Kodnani, Bajrang Dal's Babu Bajrangi, and acquitted 29 others in the Naroda Patiya massacre case. ...
  • What does the Naroda Patiya judgment mean for the victims? August 29, 2012

    A special court has convicted former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani and 31 others in the Naroda Patiya massacre case. ...
  • Naroda Patiya massacre: Modi's minister, 31 others convicted August 29, 2012

    A special court has convicted Maya Kodnani and Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi along with 30 other people in the case. ...
  • Naroda Patiya: BJP MLA Kodnani, 31 others convicted August 29, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi could face an awkward situation following the conviction of sitting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Naroda, Maya Kodnani, Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi and 30 others in the February 28, 2002 massacre of 97 people at Naroda Patiya by a trial court in...
  • Naroda verdict proof of BJP's involvement: Congress August 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The Congress did not waste one minute in grabbing the opportunity to attack the BJP on the Naroda Patiya massacre verdict on Wednesday. Lashing out at the main Opposition party, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said that it was "evident" that in the riots, BJP leaders and officials were...
  • Gujarat: Naroda Patiya sentencing on Friday August 29, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A trial court in Gujarat has deferred till Friday the sentencing in the Naroda Patiya massacre case. The trial court on Wednesday convicted 32 people and acquitted 29 others in the massacre which took place during the 2002 Gujarat riots. In a major blow to the Narendra Modi government, Bharatiya...
  • Naroda Patiya: Guj BJP MLA Maya Kodnani convicted August 29, 2012

    Ahmedabad: BJP MLA and former minister in the Narendra Modi government Maya Kodnani and a Bajrang Dal leader were among 32 people convicted by a special court on Wednesday in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riots case in which 97 people belonging to the minority community were killed. Aditional principal judge Jyotsna...
  • Gujarat: 32 guilty, 29 freed in Naroda Patiya case August 29, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A trial court in Gujarat has convicted 32 people and acquitted 29 others in the Naroda Patiya massacre case which took place during the 2002 Gujarat riots. In a major blow to the Narendra Modi government, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Naroda, Maya Kodnani, and Bajrang Dal leader...
  • Gujarat riots: Verdict in Naroda Patiya case today August 29, 2012

    Ahmedabad: It is the day of judgement in one of the most tragic cases in the 2002 Gujarat riots. A trial court in Ahmedabad will deliver its verdict in the Naroda Patiya massacre in which 95 people were killed mercilessly and the accused include a former BJP MLA and a...
  • Naroda Patiya riot judgement adjourned to Aug 29 June 30, 2012

    Ahmedabad: The judgement in the Naroda Patiya massacre case that took place during the 2002 Gujarat riots has been deferred to August 29. Three of the 62 accused in the case were not present in the court following which the Ahmedabad court of Additional Principal Judge Jyotsna Yagnik issued nonbailable...