Naroda Patiya Case

  • Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani granted bail in Naroda Patiya case July 30, 2014

    Ahmedabad: In some relief for former state minister Maya Kodnani, the Gujarat High Court has granted bail to her in the Naroda Patiya riots case. She had been granted bail earlier as well, on medical grounds for two months. Kodnani, who was made the Gujarat minister of state for...
  • Naroda Patiya case: SC refuses to extend Maya Kodnani's interim bail February 24, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Monday refused to extend the interim bail granted to former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, who has been convicted in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riots case. A bench of justices H L Dattu and S A Bobde refused to extend the relief and said she will have to...
  • Naroda Patiya: Convict who was absconding gets 31-yr jail October 5, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A special court on Friday awarded 31 years rigorous imprisonment to a convict of the 2002 Naroda Patiya, who was produced in the court after he jumped his bail. Terming Suresh alias Shehzad Netalkar as one of the main conspirators, special judge Jyotsana Yagnik sentenced him to 21 years...
  • 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 post-Godhra 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, CNN-IBN 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...
  • Modi won't quit over Naroda Patiya: Guj govt August 29, 2012

    Ahmedabad: The Narendra Modi government in Gujarat on Wednesday defended itself in the Naroda Patiya case saying BJP MLA Maya Kodnani, who has been convicted, was not a member of the party at the time of the 2002 riots. Kodnani is among the 32 convicted in the Naroda Patiya massacre...
  • 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...
  • Naroda Patiya case: SIT opposes NGO application May 25, 2012

    Ahmedabad: The Supreme Court-mandated Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Friday opposed an application filed by NGO 'Jan Sangharsh Manch' urging a local court to restrict the SIT from handing over the documents, submitted by them in 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case, to Zakia Jafri and others. SIT lawyer R S Jamuar...