BJP welcomed the Gujarat
special court verdict convicting 31 accused in the 2002 Godhra
train burning case and said it had "exposed the nefarious
designs" of the UPA government which "tried to cover up" the
Saying he was satisfied, special public prosecutor JM Panchal on Tuesday asked everyone to respect the judgment of a fast track court that convicted 31 people and acquitted 63 in the 2002 Godhra train carnage case.