Sanjeev Bhatt

  • HC dismisses Bhatt's plea in atrocity case 26-12-2011 11:48 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Monday dismissed suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt's plea for stay on ongoing criminal proceedings against him in a 1990 incident of alleged police atrocity that resulted in the death of one person. Bhatt, in his petition, had challenged the legality and validity of the...
  • Examine me, Modi and ex-DGP jointly: Bhatt 16-12-2011 04:37 AM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt on Thursday sought his joint examination with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and ex-DGP RB Sreekumar before the Nanavati Commission in connection with the alleged undermining of judicial proceedings related to 2002 riots. In a letter to the two-member judicial panel, Bhatt said, "in...
  • Examine me, Modi and ex-DGP jointly: Bhatt 15-12-2011 08:43 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt on Thursday sought his joint examination with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and ex-DGP RB Sreekumar before the Nanavati Commission in connection with the alleged undermining of judicial proceedings related to 2002 riots. In a letter to the two-member judicial panel, Bhatt said, "in...
  • Godhra train burning was not a conspiracy: Bhatt 20-11-2011 11:31 PM

    New Delhi: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt has said the Godhra train burning incident could not have been a conspiracy as no one was aware of the return of the train. He claimed that the incident could be called a failure on the intelligence agencies part as even they...
  • Bhatt moves HC to quash complaint against him 16-11-2011 07:12 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt has approached the Gujarat High Court to quash a complaint filed against him for allegedly 'furnishing a false information with intention to evade summons'. The petition filed on Tuesday is likely to come up for hearing next week. Bhatt in his petition has contended...
  • SC issues notice to Gujarat govt on Bhatt's plea 11-11-2011 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to Gujarat government on the petition of suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt on Friday. Bhatt had approached the apex court for quashing of a case where it is alleged that he had hacked the email account of the Gujarat additional...
  • Bhatt case: 'Witness' Shrenik Shah returns home 28-10-2011 08:44 PM

    New Delhi: Shrenik Shah, a key witness in Sanjeevv Bhatt case, on Friday returned home, sources said. Earlier the family of Shrenik Shah, who is a witness in a complaint against suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, has filed a police report on Shah's disappearance. Shah's family has also demanded a...
  • Family of Bhatt case witness files missing report 28-10-2011 02:41 PM

    Ahmedabad: The family of Shrenik Shah, who is a witness in a complaint against suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, has filed a police report on Shah's disappearance. Shah's family has also demanded a probe, but insisted that there was no threat to him or the family. Shrenik Shah is one...
  • Witness in Sanjeev Bhatt's case goes missing 27-10-2011 01:28 PM

    Ahmedabad: One of the key witnesses in the case against suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, who has been accused of forcing a constable to sign a false affidavit, has gone missing since Tuesday, police said on Thursday. The witness Sharanik Shah, who lives in Chandkheda area in Ahmedabad is missing...
  • Sanjeev Bhatt, B K Gupta fail to submit returns 27-10-2011 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner B K Gupta and Uttar Pradesh DGP Brij Lal figure on a Ministry of Home Affairs list of 864 IPS officers who have failed to submit their Immovable Property Returns (IPR) for the year 2010. Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, who has openly revolted...
  • My stand vindicated by Amicus Curiae: Bhatt 24-10-2011 11:33 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt on Monday said his stand on the credibility of probe done by the special investigation team into the role of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in 2002 riots has been vindicated by the reported findings of amicus curiae Raju Ramchandran. Bhatt had filed an...
  • Probe Modi in 2002 riots: Amicus report 23-10-2011 09:04 AM

    New Delhi: The Amicus Curae report in the 2002 Gujarat riots case has recommended that the case against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi cannot be closed. CNN-IBN has confirmed a report on the same which appeared in 'The Hindu' on Sunday morning. The Amicus report says that there must be...
  • Battle ahead is not going to be easy: Bhatt 17-10-2011 08:47 PM

    Ahmedabad: It was a happy and emotional home coming after a fortnight in jail for suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt who took on Narendra Modi and made embarrassing allegations of the Gujarat Chief Minister's role in the 2002 riots. Bhatt said that he was happy that the rule of law...
  • Modi must be treated like a criminal: Bhatt 17-10-2011 04:22 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, who was released on bail on Monday, said that Narendra Modi might be the Chief Minister of Gujarat but as far as riots are concerned, he was a criminal. Speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Bhatt said that Modi must be treated like a...
  • Fight for justice will continue undeterred: Bhatt 17-10-2011 03:41 PM

    When asked what was next after being released, a relieved Sanjeev Bhatt said he will go out for volleyball and a movie. ...
  • Bhatt's arrest was vindictive: Teesta Setalvad 17-10-2011 11:59 AM

    Speaking on Sanjeev Bhatt's bail, Teesta Setalvad said that the independence of the lower judiciary in this case has been reaffirmed. ...
  • Gujarat: Sanjeev Bhatt gets bail after 18 days 17-10-2011 11:21 AM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt was on Monday granted bail by a court. The officer, who took on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, was granted the bail after 18 days. Bhatt walked out of the Sabarmati jail just hours after the court granted the bail to him. Speaking...
  • Bhatt's bail plea likely to be heard today 17-10-2011 08:39 AM

    Ahmedabad: The bail plea of suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt is likely to come up for hearing on Monday. Bhatt was arrested on charges of forcing his subordinate, K D Pant, to file a false affidavit against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, implicating him in the 2002 riots. Bhatt...
  • Court reserves order on Sanjeev Bhatt's bail plea 12-10-2011 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: An Ahmedabad court on Wednesday reserved its order on the bail application submitted by suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt till October 17. Bhatt was arrested on the September 30 for allegedly forcing a junior officer to file a false affidavit against Chief Minister Narendra Modi. Earlier, 35 members...
  • Decision on Bhatt's remand plea on November 30 10-10-2011 01:50 PM

    Ahmedabad: The decision on maintainability of revision application filed by the state government, seeking custody of arrested IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, has been put in abeyance till November 30. Principal Sessions Judge GN Patel said in the order on Monday that whether the 'remand revision application' filed by the government...
  • Sanjeev Bhatt's bail plea hearing today 10-10-2011 07:19 AM

    New Delhi: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt's bail plea is expected to come up for hearing on Monday. It's coming at a time when 35 IPS officers in Gujarat have pledged their support to the Bhatt's family but the DGP of the state Chitaranjan Singh is still trying to play...
  • Gujarat DGP plays down support for Bhatt 09-10-2011 06:11 PM

    Ahmedabad: A day after Gujarat's senior-most police officers came out in open support of anti-Modi IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, the State police chief is trying to play down the move. Gujarat DGP Chitaranjan Singh said, "The association has done it. That's all I can say.If some officer has done something...
  • Bhatt treated like terrorist: ex-Gujarat Police DGP 09-10-2011 05:12 PM

    RB Sreekumar has lauded the resolution passed by the Gujarat IPS officers association in support of Sanjeev Bhatt. ...
  • Gujarat IPS association to support Sanjeev Bhatt 08-10-2011 11:27 PM

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat IPS association on Saturday passed a resolution supporting IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who has been put behind bars after his subordinate officer filed a complaint against him. A meeting of the IPS association of the state was held on Saturday in which a resolution in support of Bhatt...
  • Modi marks a decade of power amid controversies 07-10-2011 09:18 PM

    New Delhi: The arrest of suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt has been just one of the controversial decisions in Chief Minister Narender Modi's ten year long rule of Gujarat. A decade later, will his dreams of entering national politics come true? For most politicians, this would go down as defiance....
  • Sanjeev Bhatt's bail plea to be heard on Monday 07-10-2011 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: Suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt's bail plea will be heard on October 10. IH Saiyed, Bhatt's lawyer said that the matter will be heard on coming Monday. Bhatt will spend at least 3 more days in jail. Another court will hear the plea for his police remand on...
  • Bhatt's remand hearing adjourned till Oct 10 07-10-2011 11:42 AM

    Ahmedabad: Arrested Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt's police remand application hearing was adjourned on Friday till October 10. Principal Sessions Judge GN Patel said he was unable to complete the order and it would now be pronounced on Monday. The Gujarat government on October 3 had challenged in the sessions...
  • Timeline: Sanjeev Bhatt's case so far 07-10-2011 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: A Gujarat court is likely to decide on arrested IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt's bail plea on Friday. Bhatt was arrested on the basis of an FIR filed against him by police constable KD Pant. The junior officer alleges that Bhatt threatened and forced him to sign a false...
  • Modi marks a decade of power in Gujarat 07-10-2011 07:36 AM

    Ahmedabad: The arrest of suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt has been just one of the controversial decisions in Chief Minister Narendra Modi's long 10-year rule in the state. A decade later, will Modi's dream of entering national politics always remain a dream? The road ahead for the Chief Minister...