Guj minister Babu Bokhiria acquitted in illegal limestone mining case

Rajkot: In a major relief for Gujarat Agriculture minister Babu Bokhiria, the Porbandar Sessions Court Monday overturned his conviction by a lower court in 2013, and acquitted him in a case pertaining to illegal mining of limestone worth Rs 54 crore.

After SC verdict onus now on PM over continuance of 'tainted' ministers: Congress

"The onus is now on Prime Minister Narendra Modi", Congress asserted on Wednesday attacking him over the "continuance of 14 ministers with cases against them" in NDA government as the Supreme Court sent a strong message against induction of ministers facing criminal and corruption charges.

PIL against Gujarat Agriculture Minister over `ill-gotten wealth`

The Gujarat High Court on Friday issued a notice to the state agriculture minister Babu Bokhiria on a public interest litigation seeking investigation into his `illegally amassed` wealth.

Illegal mining: Convicted Gujarat minister files appeal

Gujarat water resources minister Babu Bokhiria, who was convicted for illegally mining Rs 54 crore limestone, has filed an appeal challenging his conviction before the sessions court.

Gujarat Congress demands Babu Bokhiria`s resignation

Gujarat Congress demanded resignation of state Cabinet Minister Babu Bokhiria after a court in Porbandar sentenced him to three years imprisonment.

Pandit`s hunger strike enters third day; Guj min pays visit

Vinod Pandit, the chairman of All Parties Migrants Coordination Committee, had launched his fast on January 30 to press for six demands of Kashmiri Hindus.