TULSI PRAJAPATI

  • CBI likely to question 3 BJP leaders in Tulsi Prajapati fake encounter case September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: CBI is likely to question BJP Rajya Sabha MPs Prakash Javadekar, Bhupendra Yadav and party general secretary Ramlal on Friday,who figured in a sting operation where they were purportedly trying to discuss ways to influence the mother of the victim of fake encounter Tulsi Prajapati. Sources said Javadekar, Yadav...
  • Cong wants to divert attention by raising Vanzara, Prajapati issues: BJP September 5, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Accusing Congress of bringing out 'cockroaches of conspiracy' to divert attention, BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said his party will not allow the focus to shift from "real issues". He also said, as to Narendra Modi's prime ministerial candidature, that "writing was on the wall". "Neither the...
  • Jethmalani accuses Vanzara of looking for an escape by blaming Modi September 4, 2013

    BJP member and senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani said that IPS officer DG Vanzara is looking for ways to escape by making the allegations as he has been in jail for long. Vanzara was arrested by the CBI following his transfer to Sabarmati Central jail in Ahmedabad from Mumbai. He was...
  • Opponents rattled by Modi's elevation within the party: BJP on sting operation CD, Vanzara letter September 4, 2013

    BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said, I don't think Vanzara has made any comment against Narendra Modi personally. He might have spoken out of frustration." ...
  • Sting operation CD, Vanzara letter heat up Congress vs Modi battle September 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Many are questioning the timing of Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara's letter as it came to light just a day after a freelance journalist tried to expose prominent BJP leaders for allegedly trying to shield Narendra Modi aide Amit Shah. The gloves are clearly off in the battle between...
  • 22 alleged terrorists killed in 4 years by Gujarat Police for 'conspiring' to kill Modi September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Twenty two alleged terrorists were killed in over seven encounters between 2003 and 2007 by the Gujarat Police. All of them were killed as they were allegedly conspiring to kill Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and senior VHP leaders. In the years of investigations that have followed, it...
  • Prajapati case: CD allegedly shows BJP leaders shielding Amit Shah September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The Congress has reacted to a sting operation by a freelance journalist, which caught on camera top Bharatiya Janata Party leaders allegedly discussing how to protect former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah in the Tulsiram Prajapati encounter, where he is accused of murder. Calling it shameful,...
  • Sohrabuddin case: SC permits Amit Shah to enter Gujarat September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: In a huge relief to former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah, the Supreme Court on Thursday allowed him to go to Gujarat and transferred the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case from Gujarat to Mumbai. The apex court also categorically rejected the Central Bureau of Investigation's plea to cancel Shah's...
  • Jaitley warns CBI on cases against Gujarat leaders September 11, 2012

    Mehsana: BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday warned the CBI saying that those involved in the "conspiracy" against Gujarat's politicians and top policemen would have to give answers in future. "Misuse of CBI is a part of conspiracy of the Central government against Gujarat's leadership and the Gujarat police force," the...
  • Prajapati case: Accused cop seeks anticipatory bail September 11, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP) RK Patel, whom the CBI has named as one of the 20 accused in its charge sheet in Tulsi Prajapati fake encounter case, on Tuesday moved Gujarat High Court seeking anticipatory bail. Justice Sonia Gokani, on the request of advocate Kirtikant Nanavati, who appeared for...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Amit Shah's bail order reserved September 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has reserved its order on CBI's plea to cancel former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah's bail in the alleged case of Sohrabuddin Shaikh's fake encounter. This may bring some relief for Shah as he will remain out on bail till the order is reserved. Amit Shah,...
  • CBI names Modi aide Shah in fake encounter case September 5, 2012

    Ahmedabad: In a big blow for the Gujarat government ahead of assembly elections at the end of the year, former state Home Minister and close aide of Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, has been chargesheeted by the CBI in the Tulsi Prajapati fake encounter case. Virtually the entire top brass...
  • SC raps Gujarat govt in Sohrab encounter case December 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court pulled up the Narendra Modi government on Thursday for not handing over the CD's to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case. The apex court had directed the Gujarat government to submit the CDs with call details of senior state...
  • Gujarat assures SC of halting Prajapati case December 14, 2010

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered putting on on hold proceedings in Tulsiram Prajapati killing case in the trial court till the apex court decides a plea for handing over investigation into the incident to CBI. Prajapati was a key witness in the killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh in a...
  • Raj BJP leader denies any link with Sohrabuddin July 31, 2010

    Japiur: Former Rajasthan home minister Gulab Chand Kataria has denied all allegations of his involvement in the killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh. Speaking to CNNIBN's Swati Vashistha, he said investigations will prove the truth that the allegations levelled against him were not true. "No one, no official till now and today the...
  • BJP leader was paid to kill Sohrabuddin: witness July 31, 2010

    New Delhi: An important witness of the Central Bureau of Investigation has claimed that Sohrabuddin Sheikh was eliminated after a Rs 10 crore deal was struck between the former home minister of Rajasthan and the state's marble lobby. The witness, Azam Khan, shared a jail cell with Tulsiram Prajapati, who allegedly...
  • Big names involved in Sohrab case: CBI tells SC July 30, 2010

    Ahmedabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told the Supreme Court on Friday that bigger names are involved in the alleged encounter of Sohrabuddin Seikh and the case should be moved out of Gujarat. The CBI claims the atmosphere in the state is not conducive to a fair investigation. The...
  • Congress using CBI in Sohrabuddin case: Modi July 30, 2010

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has alleged that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was working at the behest of the Congress in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case. Speaking out for the first time since his close aide Amit Shah was forced to quit as Gujarat minister of state for...
  • Why did CBI delay arresting Amit Shah? July 26, 2010

    New Delhi: Former Gujarat state home minister Amit Shah spent his first night in jail on Sunday. Shah is likely to move court on Monday for bail even as questions arise about the timing of his arrest. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been accusing the United Progressive Alliance Government of...
  • Sohrabuddin case: ExCID chief turns defensive July 24, 2010

    Ahmedabad: Former Gujarat CID chief GC Raigar, who retired in 2007 and had headed the investigation in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case, and Geeta Johri, the then SIT chief, are now on the defensive. Raigar denied that he was under any political pressure while carrying out the investigations. He said...
  • CBI probing Shah's role in Kausar Bi's murder July 24, 2010

    New Delhi: A Gujarat policeman's confessional statement to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has raised questions over Gujarat's Minister of State for Home Amit Shah, who is on the run since July 23 after being chargesheeted by the CBI in the fake encounter case of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, role in...
  • Did Guj home minister sanction fake encounters? July 22, 2010

    Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah and state CM Narendra Modi's right hand man will appear before the CBI on Friday in the alleged fake encounters of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, his wife Kausar Bi and witness Tulsiram Prajapati. ...
  • Amit Shah: Narendra Modi's right hand man July 22, 2010

    New Delhi: Facing the Central Bureau of Investigation heat in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah has not been seen for the last few days. The CBI on Thursday summoned him twice to appear before the investigating agency in the case...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Minister spoke to accused cops July 22, 2010

    New Delhi: It is not just confessions and medical statements in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh encounter case that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has obtained. The investigating agency has also obtained call records which reveal that Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah was in constant touch with ATS...
  • Sohrabuddin case witness' encounter also fake? July 22, 2010

    New Delhi: Gujarat Police allegedly killed Tulsiram Prajapati, a witness to the encounter of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, killed a month after the Sohrabuddin encounter claiming he was trying to escape. According to the police claim Tulsi Prajapati was arrested in Udaipur on November 29, 2006 a few days after Sohrabuddin was killed....
  • Builders say Shah told them about Sohrabuddin July 22, 2010

    New Delhi: Ahmedabadbased builders Raman Patel and Dashrat Patel, who are known to Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah, allege that they were asked by the arrested ATS chief and IPS officer DG Vanzara to make statements on the Sohrabuddin Shaikh encounter case. CNNIBN has accessed the Patel...
  • Cops reveal Shah's link with 'fake encounter' July 22, 2010

    New Delhi: Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah and state Chief Minister Narendra Modi's right hand man will appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday in the alleged fake encounters of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, his wife Kausar Bi and witness Tulsiram Prajapati. Now CNNIBN has accessed details of...
  • Tainted Gujarat policemen still at large May 8, 2010

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat CID is still searching for the four policemen accused in the Tulsi Prajapati encounter case. Raids in this regard have been conducted in Udaipur in Rajasthan. Gujarat IPS Officer Vipul Agrawal was arrested last Monday and was remanded to police custody till May 11. Later, two constables were...
  • Fifth IPS officer arrested in Sohrabuddin case May 4, 2010

    Gandhinagar: The Gujarat police's criminal investigation department on Monday arrested the fifth Indian Police Service officer Dahod Superintendent of Police Vipul Agrawal in connection with the staged killing of Tulsi Prajapati, the sole eyewitness to the killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh. Agrawal was arrested in the state capital and...