Sanjiv Bhatt

  • Zakia Jafri vows to continue her fight against Modi 26-12-2013 05:30 PM

    Ahmedabad: With the Ahmedabad court of Metropolitan Magistrate BJ Ganatra rejecting Zakia Jafri's plea against Special Investigation Team (SIT) clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, the latter said that her fight for justice will continue and she will appeal in a higher court...
  • 2002 riots: Court rejects Zakia's plea against SIT clean chit to Modi 26-12-2013 02:52 PM

    Ahmedabad: In a major boost to the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the court of Metropolitan Magistrate BJ Ganatra found no merit in the protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri, the wife of late Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed during the...
  • Produce original registers that has records of 2002 riots: Gujarat High Court 14-09-2013 11:01 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court has asked the state government to produce original registers, related to vital intelligence records of 2002 riots, which were destroyed by it. A division bench of High Court, headed by Chief Justice Bhaskar Bhattacharya and J B Pardiwala on Friday asked the state government to...
  • Shinde denies Sanjiv Bhatt may be dismissed 12-07-2013 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has denied reports that the Home Ministry is looking at the possibility of dismissing Gujarat cadre Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Sanjiv Bhatt. Shinde told CNN-IBN that no file recommending Bhatt's sacking has come to him as yet. Bhatt, who has taken...
  • Gujarat riots: 'Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt is manipulator' 01-05-2013 11:22 PM

    Ahmedabad: Supreme Court-appointed SIT, probing the 2002 Gujarat riots, on Wednesday claimed suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt was not a "witness" in the complaint against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, but a "manipulator". "Sanjiv Bhatt was never a witness to any meeting held by Chief Minister, but he is fabricating...
  • Gujarat High Court stays trial against Sanjiv Bhatt 25-04-2013 12:50 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday temporarily stayed the trial against suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt in a 16-year-old case of custodial torture in Porbandar. Justice SR Brahmabhatt ordered stay till further orders and fixed the hearing in the first week of May 2013. Bhatt, who was posted as...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-11-2012 11:17 PM

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  • I am not a proxy candidate for my husband: Sanjiv Bhatt's wife 30-11-2012 08:01 PM

    Controversial IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife Shweta will contest against Narendra Modi in Gujarat elections on a Congress ticket. ...
  • I want to defeat Narendra Modi: IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife 30-11-2012 05:24 PM

    The Congress on Friday fielded suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife Shweta from the Maninagar constituency, from where the Gujarat CM too has filed his nomination papers. ...
  • Congress using Sanjiv Bhatt and his wife for votes: Smriti Irani 30-11-2012 02:09 PM

    She also took on the Bhatt couple saying it seems they always had political greed. ...
  • Guj govt targeting me for taking on Modi: Bhatt 10-11-2012 08:02 AM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who says that he has been targeted by Chief Minister Narendra Modi has alleged that evidence related to the 2002 Gujarat riots has been selectively destroyed and hence an inquiry should be ordered into the same. "These are state control room records, state...
  • Bhatt seeks probe into claim that riot papers were 'destroyed' 10-11-2012 12:14 AM

    Ahmedabad: Raising doubts over the Gujarat government's claims that some 2002 post-Godhra riots-related intelligence documents were destroyed 'in routine course', suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt on Friday sought a "high-level investigation" into the matter. Bhatt filed an application before the Justice GT Nanavati Commission describing the chronology of events starting...
  • Modi baiter Sanjiv Bhatt charged in custodial death case 09-11-2012 09:02 AM

    IPS officer and known Narendra Modi baiter Sanjiv Bhatt has been charged with the custodial death of a VHP worker. The incident dates back to 1990 when Bhatt was the assistant SP of Jamnagar. Six other policemen have been indicted in the case as well. ...
  • News 360: HC lifts life ban on Mohd Azharuddin 08-11-2012 10:02 PM

    In a major relief to former Indian cricket captain and now MP Mohammed Azharuddin, the Andhra Pradesh High Court has lifted the life ban on him, calling it illegal and unsustainable. ...
  • Custodial death: Charges filed against Sanjiv Bhatt 08-11-2012 06:53 PM

    Jamnagar: In a major setback to suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, a local court on Thursday filed charges against him and six policemen who are accused in the 1990 Khambalia custodial death case. The Gujarat High Court had on October 23 rejected the petitions of the accused policemen challenging the...
  • Some documents related to riots were destroyed: Gujarat govt 02-11-2012 08:54 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government has admitted before Justice GT Nanavati Commission that some documents related to 2002 post-Godhra riots were destroyed by it 'in routine course'. This was disclosed on Friday in an order passed by the Commission on an application filed by suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who had...
  • Two anti-Narendra Modi top cops trade charges 29-12-2011 12:46 AM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt and his one-time senior RB Sreekumar, both part of the anti-Narendra Modi camp, were on Wednesday locked in a war of words over the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat. Sreekumar, a former DGP, has alleged that Bhatt maintained silence over the post-Godhra riots due...
  • HC likely to hear Sanjiv Bhatt's plea today 21-12-2011 12:06 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court is expected to hear Sanjiv Bhatt's case on Wednesday. The suspended IPS officer had on Tuesday approached the High Court seeking a stay on proceedings in the alleged police atrocity case of 1990 in which one person had died. Bhatt has also sought a stay...
  • Jamnagar case: SC asks Bhatt to approach HC 18-11-2011 11:52 AM

    New Delhi: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt was on Friday asked by the Supreme Court to withdraw his petition in connection with the Jamnagar custodial torture case. The officer complied with the instructions of the court and withdrew the petition. The apex court asked Bhatt to approach High Court...
  • Apex court to hear Sanjiv Bhatt's plea today 18-11-2011 07:00 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Friday hear the plea of suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, challenging the legality of the proceedings initiated against him in Jamnagar custodial torture case of 1990. An apex court bench of Justice P Sathasivam and Justice BS Chauhan had said the matter would...
  • Centre indirectly supporting Modi Govt: CPM 17-11-2011 01:22 AM

    New Delhi: Accusing Narendra Modi of shielding criminals and victimising whistleblowers, CPM on Wednesday alleged that the Centre was indirectly supporting the BJP government in Gujarat by maintaining a "tacit silence" and not framing a concrete witness protection act. "It is evident Modi is trying to shield the perpetrators and...
  • Court summons Bhatt for giving false information 04-11-2011 03:19 AM

    Ahmedabad: A court in Ahmedabad on Thursday asked suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt to appear before it on November 16 in connection with a complaint against him for furnishing false information with intention of evading summons issued to him. The complaint was filed in the court in October by ACP...