Verdict irks Batla House residents

A section of people in Delhi`s Batla House neighbourhood, aired dissatisfaction over the conviction of an Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative for the gunfight which left a police inspector dead.

Batla House verdict: Key points of judgment

Delhi court Thursday convicted Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Shahzad Ahmad, the lone accused in the 2008 Batla House shootout here, for killing a police inspector and attacking other officers.

Batla House encounter: Digvijay Singh sticks to claim, rules out apology

After Delhi Court convicted Indian Mujahideen`s Shahzad Ahmad in Batla house encounter, Congress Digvijay Singh reiterated his earlier stand for judicial inquiry into the shootout.

Batla House verdict sparks war of words between Congress, BJP

The Delhi court verdict in the Batla House case on Thursday led to a political war of words, with BJP slamming Congress leaders who had questioned the genuiness of the encounter while the ruling party hit back.

Delhi on alert after Batla House verdict

The national capital was put on a high alert as a court gave its verdict in the 2008 Batla House shootout in which an Indian Mujahideen operative was convicted for killing a Delhi Police inspector.

Batla House encounter: ‘No bullet-proof jacket a misadventure of Delhi Police?’

In 2008 Batla House encounter case, court which convicted Shahzad Ahmad, wondered why Delhi Police Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma did not wear bullet-proof jacket despite knowing they may face firing.

Batla House encounter: Doubting politicians proved wrong, says wife of slain cop

With court convicting militant in Batla House encounter for murdering Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma, his family voiced satisfaction, saying it proved his martyrdom was genuine.

Batla House encounter genuine, satisfied with verdict: Chidambaram

Chidambaram on Thursday said he felt the gunfight between police and the Indian Mujahideen terrorists was genuine and was satisfied that the prosecution could prove the case in court.

Batla House encounter genuine, Digvijay Singh must apologise: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party welcomed a court`s verdict which convicted Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad in the 2008 Batla House shootout.

Batla House encounter – as it happened on Sept 19, 2008

The national capital Delhi was rocked by serial blasts on September 13, 2008. The first bomb exploded at 18:07 pm, and four other blasts followed in succession. At least 30 people killed and over 100 injured.

Batla House encounter: Suspected IM operative Shahzad Ahmad held guilty

Nearly five years after the Batla House encounter that killed Delhi Police Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma, a session court on Thursday found the lone accused in the case, Shahzad Ahmad, guilty of killing the brave police officer.