GL Singhal

  • Ishrat case: Gujarat government reinstates accused officer GL Singhal June 1, 2014

    Ahmedabad: IPS officer GL Singhal, arrested in February 2013 by the CBI for his alleged involvement in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, has been reinstated by the Gujarat government. He is back in the Gujarat police force as Commandant of the 12 SRP battalion in Gandhinagar. He's out on bail...
  • Ishrat case accused GL Singhal reinstated as commandant 12 SRP Gandhinagar May 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gujarat government on Wednesday reinstated suspended IPS officer GL Singhal, a prime accused in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. He was now posted in the Special Reserve Police in Gandhinagar. His name also surfaced in the snoopgate case. "Yes, he (GL Singhal) has been reinstated. Last night, sanction was...
  • Ishrat case: No preliminary enquiry against Modi's ministers, CBI clarifies March 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Just hours after it was reported that the CBI had filed a preliminary enquiry against his top ministers of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi based on new evidence in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, the CBI issued a denial. The CBI claimed that no such preliminary enquiry had...
  • Snooping row: Tapped conversation of Amit Shah and GL Singhal November 18, 2013

    The BJP came under attack from the Congress after its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's key aide and former Gujarat minister Amit Shah was accused of snooping on a young woman using state machinery in 2009 in Bangalore. The CobrapostGulail report had accessed the alleged taped conversations of GL Singhal...
  • BJP, Congress spar over illegal snooping row November 18, 2013

    The illegal snooping row intensified, on Monday, with the BJP rejecting Congress demand for a probe by a sitting Supreme Court judge and the ruling party accusing Narendra Modi of heading a "fascist" set up in Gujarat under which a woman was allegedly ordered to be stalked. BJP said Congress has...
  • BJP, Congress engage in slugfest over snooping allegations November 16, 2013

    Congress and BJP were, on Saturday, engaged in a slugfest over alleged illegal snooping on a young woman by a close aide of Narendra Modi with the ruling party charging that this is an assault on civil liberties while BJP rejected Congress demand for a rethink on its prime ministerial...
  • Ishrat case: CBI submits pen drives that could spell more trouble for Amit Shah July 16, 2013

    Ahmedabad: In what could spell more trouble for BJP leader Amit Shah, CBI has, along with the chargesheet in Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, submitted a pen drive containing telephonic talk allegedly between an accused police officer and the former Gujarat Minister of State for Home. One of the accused police...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: IB officer Rajendra Kumar's role being probed July 6, 2013

    Even as Intelligence Bureau officer Rajendra Kumar has not been named in the first chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case of 2004, the Central Bureau of Investigation has said that he is coming in the picture and there is evidence against him too. Rajdendra Kumar's role is still being...
  • Ishrat case: Order on IPS officer Singhal's bail on Monday May 24, 2013

    Ahmedabad: A special CBI court on Friday reserved its order on the bail application of suspended IPS officer GL Singhal, an accused in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. After hearing the arguments, Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate SH Khutwad said he would pronounce the order on May 27. Singhal, who was...
  • Ishrat fake encounter: 'Gujarat govt shielding the accused policemen' May 11, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Slamming the state government over the 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, Gujarat High Court observed that it was apparently shielding the policemen accused in the case. The court made this comment after going through the progress report of the investigation in the case carried out by the CBI and...
  • Ishrat case: CBI Court orders top Gujart IPS officer's arrest May 2, 2013

    Ahmedabad: A Special CBI Court on Thursday ordered the issuance of arrest warrant against top Gujarat police officer PP Pande, an accused in the 2004 alleged fake encounter of Mumbai teenager Ishrat Jahan and three others. The 1980batch IPS officer of Gujarat cadre is currently Additional DGP (Crime) and he...
  • Ishrat Jahan fake encounter: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer resigns March 2, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat IPS officer GL Singhal, who was arrested in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, has resigned from the police force. He was suspended after being arrested in the case. GL Singhal was the ACP in 2004 during the fake encounter case. Singhal is among the 20 policemen, including DIG...
  • Ishrat Jahan encounter: CBI arrests IPS officer February 21, 2013

    Ahmedabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday arrested first Gujarat IPS officer in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. GL Singhal was the ACP in 2004 during the fake encounter case. Singhal is among the 20 policemen, including DIG Vanzara, named in the case. Ishrat, a 19yearold college girl, along...
  • SC stays probe into Ishrat Jahan encounter case May 3, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed investigations into the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The investigations were stayed after Indian Police Service officer GL Singhal, filed a petition in the apex court saying Ishrat Jahan case was to be investigated by a team and now that only one officer is...