Tulsiram Prajapati

  • Reasons for Modi's silence over convicted leaders 07-10-2013 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: The Ordinance to protect convicted politicians has already been torn up and thrown out on the orders of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi. But, the debate over convicted politicians refuses die down. One question, everyone is still asking: "Why is Narendra Modi silent? Why is he not saying...
  • Tulsiram Prajapati encounter: CBI questions Sohrabuddin's brother 26-09-2013 07:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday quizzed Sohrabuddin Sheikh's brother Rubabuddin Sheikh as a witness in the Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case. Prajapati was a witness to the alleged fake encounter killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh by the Gujarat Police in November 2005. The CBI had alleged that...
  • Tulsi Prajapati case: Commission writes to CBI, Guj govt, demands CBI probe 05-09-2013 02:59 PM

    In the wake of a sting operation in connection with Tulsiram Prajapati killing in Gujarat, National Commission for Scheduled Castes has asked CBI to probe whether the ongoing investigation and judicial process in the case had been manipulated. The commission also decided to probe the matter and issued notices to...
  • BJP backs Modi, says Vanzara's claims a result of frustration 04-09-2013 07:56 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Bharatiya Janata Party continues to stand by Gujarat Chief Minister and party's campaign committee chief Narendra Modi even as suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara resigned from the police force on Tuesday after alleging Modi has been shielding his close aide Amit Shah at the cost of the...
  • Gujarat IPS officer Vanzara quits, says his 'god' Modi shielding Amit Shah 03-09-2013 09:48 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan fake encounter cases, resigned from the police force on Tuesday after alleging that Chief Minister Narendra Modi has been shielding his close aide Amit Shah at the cost of the...
  • Watch: War of words between BJP, Congress over Vanzara's letter 03-09-2013 08:15 PM

    Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan fake encounter cases, resigned from the police force on Tuesday after blaming Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for not helping him and other officer facing the heat in the cases. In a...
  • Full text of suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara's letter 03-09-2013 07:49 PM

    New Delhi: In a dramatic twist in high profile Gujarat encounter case, DG Vanjara, one of the main accused in Sorabuddin, Tulsi Prajapathi and Israt Jahan encounter cases quits the police force-blames Narendra Modi and his key aide Amit Shah. In his resignation letter, Vanzara accuses the Modi government of...
  • BJP, Congress war of words over Tulsi Prajapati case CD 03-09-2013 06:30 PM

    There was a war of words between Congress leader S Gohil and BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi over a CD which allegedly showed that BJP leaders were trying to shield former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah in Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case. Lekhi said "This is a con job by the Congress....
  • Gujarat IPS officer Vanzara accused in fake encounter cases quits 03-09-2013 05:16 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan fake encounter cases, resigned from the police force on Tuesday after blaming Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for not helping him and other officer facing the heat in the cases. Vanzara...
  • I was offered money to drop the case, says Tulsiram Prajapati's mother 03-09-2013 03:48 PM

    Tulsiram Prajapati's mother said that she was offered money by the people who came to take the signatures and had asked her not to fight the case. "I was told that there is nothing left in the case and that it will take a lot of time to get solved,"...
  • Congress demands CBI enquiry on BJP leaders in Tulsiram Prajapati case 03-09-2013 03:35 PM

    The Congress 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. They have demanded a CBI enquiry in the...
  • Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case: The sting operation controversy 03-09-2013 01:12 PM

    The Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case has hit headlines yet again with a new sting operation. The sting operation done by a freelance journalist has 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...
  • Tulsiram Prajapati murder case: PIL filed in SC against BJP MPs 02-09-2013 09:20 PM

    New Delhi: A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court against BJP MPs Prakash Javdekar and Bhupendra Singh Yadav alleging that they tried to impede investigation in the Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case in which former Gujarat Home Minister Amit Shah is the main accused. The petition, filed by...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Johri manipulated records, says witness 22-06-2013 01:19 AM

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer Geeta Johari, who supervised the investigation in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case before CBI took it over, manipulated the records to protect the accused officers at the behest of former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah, a police officer has said in a statement. The trial of the...
  • Probe Modi's phone call records: Sohrabuddin's brother 20-04-2013 10:42 PM

    Ahmedabad: Rubabuddin Shaikh, brother of alleged slain gangster Sohrabuddin Shaikh, has demanded that CBI should investigate phone call records of the office of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and senior IPS officers in connection with the Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case. "Rubabuddin Shaikh has sought probe of telephone calls between...
  • Sohrabuddin-Tulsiram encounters will have single trial: SC 08-04-2013 11:03 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday said that the trial in Prajapati murder case will be conducted together with Soharabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, granting some relief to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's aide Amit Shah. The apex court said that the Central Bureau of Investigation's chargesheet in Tulsiram...
  • CBI to probe Prajapati fake encounter case 29-04-2011 05:32 PM

    Ahmedabad: The CBI on Friday took over the case related to fake encounter of Tulsiram Prajapati - a key witness to the killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and his wife Kausarbi - by re-registering FIR in its Mumbai office. CBI IG, P Kandaswamy, who is heading the investigation team, confirmed that...
  • SC orders CBI probe into Prajapati encounter 08-04-2011 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: In an embarrassment to the BJP government in Gujarat, the Supreme Court on Friday ordered a CBI probe into the alleged fake encounter killing of Tulsiram Prajapati, stated to be an eyewitness in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case allegedly involving former state minister Amit Shah. A bench of...
  • Sohrabuddin case: More trouble for Modi's aide 09-03-2011 06:41 PM

    CBI has claimed that Shah has conspired with a section of Gujrat police officials to kill Tulsiram Prajapati. ...
  • 'Sohrabuddin case witness staged own shootout' 16-09-2010 07:49 AM

    Jaipur: In a new twist to the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case, the Udaipur police say the alleged shootout on key witness Azam Khan may have been staged by Khan himself. Senior police officials say Khan's friend Iqbal had informed them that Khan had fabricated the story about an attempt on...