The judicial commission that probed the 2002 Gujarar riots said here on Wednesday that there is insufficient evidence to support allegations levelled against the then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi to summon him for questioning before the panel.
After 12 years since its formation and 24 extensions, the Justice Nanavati Commission on Tuesday submitted its second and final report on the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat, in which more than 1000 people, mostly from a minority community were killed, to Chief Minister Anandiben Patel.
Justice Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat, on Tuesday submitted its final report to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel clearing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of any complicity in the riots.
Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt on Saturday requested Justice (retd) GT Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 communal riots, to take on record his two affidavits alleging complicity of Gujarat government which he had filed before the National Commission for Minorities (NCM).
The Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 riot cases, on Wednesday rejected application of IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, challenging his cross examination by other parties, including the state government.
The Nanavati Commission probing
the 2002 Gujarat riot cases today rejected the application of
an NGO seeking a direction to summon former minister of state
for home Gordhan Zadafia for cross-examination.
An NGO representing some of
the 2002 post-Godhra riot victims on Wednesday challenged the
Nanavati Commission`s order declining to summon Chief Minister
Narendra Modi and others in the Gujarat High Court.