Godhra train burning

Godhra train carnage: Gujarat High Court commutes death sentence for 11 into life imprisonment

Godhra train carnage: Gujarat High Court commutes death sentence for 11 into life imprisonment

At least 59 people had lost their lives when the S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express was torched at the Godhra Railway Station on February 27, 2002.

Oct 09, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
Godhra train carnage: Gujarat HC to pronounce verdict on October 9

Godhra train carnage: Gujarat HC to pronounce verdict on October 9

The Gujarat High Court will pronounce its verdict in the 2002 Godhra train burning case on Monday, October 9. 

Oct 07, 2017, 22:36 PM IST
Key Godhra train burning incident accused arrested from Malegaon

Key Godhra train burning incident accused arrested from Malegaon

The Godhra train attack, that left 59 people dead, had triggered widespread violence in Gujarat in which over 1,000 people were killed.

Jul 13, 2016, 12:35 PM IST
Godhra train carnage: Main conspirator Farooq Bhana, absconding since 2002, arrested by Gujarat ATS

Godhra train carnage: Main conspirator Farooq Bhana, absconding since 2002, arrested by Gujarat ATS

The ghastly train attack had triggered widespread riots in Gujarat in which over 1,000 people were killed.

May 18, 2016, 12:39 PM IST

Godhra train case convict sentenced to death, jumps parole

The central jail authorities here on Wednesday sounded an alert after Salim Jarda, one of the accused in Godhra train burning case who was awarded death penalty, jumped the parole.

Nov 19, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

Gujarat HC grants bail to three convicts of Godhra train burning case

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday granted bail to three people who were sentenced to life imprisonment in the 2002 Godhra train burning case which had triggered communal riots in the state.

Sep 24, 2013, 21:50 PM IST

‘Sunil Joshi planned to kill Justice Banerjee`

Alleged Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activist Sunil Joshi wanted to kill Justice U C Banerjee who headed an inquiry commission on Godhra train burning case.

Jun 21, 2013, 23:50 PM IST

Sardarpura case: HC admits plea against acquittal of 31

Gujarat High Court on Friday admitted a petition of the state government challenging acquittal of 31 accused by a trial court in the 2002 Sardarpura riot case.

Apr 27, 2012, 23:41 PM IST

Guj govt welcomes verdict in post-Godhra case

A court in Anand district convicted 23 accused for the
communal violence in Ode village, where 23 people, including
women and children, were burnt alive by a mob on March 1, 2002
following the Godhra train burning incident.

Apr 09, 2012, 23:56 PM IST

Godhra: 31 guilty; key accused among 63 acquitted

A special fast track court on Tuesday found 31 accused guilty of involvement in the Godhra train burning case in which 59 people were burnt to death.

Feb 23, 2011, 09:51 AM IST

SC lifts stay on verdict in 8 Gujarat riots cases

The SC, however, said the trial court shall not pronounce its judgement in the case relating to the killing of Congress MP Ehsan Jaffrey.

Oct 26, 2010, 16:52 PM IST