After opting for early retirement from the Indian Police Service, Rahul Sharma, who had crossed swords with Gujarat government over the probe of 2002 riots, on Saturday applied to the Bar Council of Gujarat (BCG) to be enrolled as a lawyer.
The Justice Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat, will on Tuesday submit its final report to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel.
Defending Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, party spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi said the Gandhi scion has "walked the talk".
SIT wants capital punishment for former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, Babu Bajrangi and 28 others, as per reports.
The lawyer of the Supreme Court-appointed SIT on Thursday said that "Modi has never said that go and kill people".
A local court on Wednesday granted time till October 25 to Zakia Jafri to file a protest petition on the closure report filed by SIT.
A Muslim youth performed `Kanyadan` of a tribal Hindu girl at a village ravaged during the 2002 post-Godhra riots.
Zakia Jafri`s lawyer Sadik Sheikh listed 18 different documents which he said were missing from closure report which the SIT had provided to her.
Gujarat HC asked the state govt to give reasons for giving nine-month extension to the Nanavati Commission probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots case.
Supreme Court recalled its notice to the Gujarat government and the Nanavati Commission on a plea to summon Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
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