Terming the 2002 Gujarat riots a
"dark blot" on India`s reputation, a global rights` group
today said the Narendra Modi-led state government has "failed"
to conduct serious investigations and "obstructed" justice.
Gujarat CM Narendra Modi Saturday ignored a senior police officer`s affidavit directly implicating him in the 2002 riots, while the officer said he stood by what he had said and was ready to depose further on the matter.
A prime witness in a case
relating to the infamous Gulburg Society massacre here during
post-Godhra riots turned hostile refusing to tell narrate the
events on the day of the incident that led to the death of 69
A member of the Supreme
Court appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) met witnesses
of Dipdadarwaja and Sardarpura riot cases of 2002 to take
stock of the security arrangement for them, SIT officials said