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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The SC, however, said the trial court shall not pronounce its judgement in the case relating to the killing of Congress MP Ehsan Jaffrey.
Day in Pics: 26th November
Showbiz World - November 26, 2014