Setalvad's worst victim by far is young zahira sheikh who, like rehmatnagar tailor qutbuddin ansari, was projected as the female face of the gujarat riots, and exploited to the hilt to demonise chief minister narendra modi, while building the profiles and careers to his tormentors. Sanjiv bhatt, who was a senior police officer in the gujarat intelligence bureau during the 2002 riots, said that he attended a meeting at which narendra modi said that the hindus should be allowed to vent their anger. It appears almost certain that indians will elect narendra modi as their next prime minister following the world's biggest election of muslims during 2002 gujarat riots aimed at modi has.
A senior gujarat cadre police officer, sanjiv rajendra bhatt, has filed an affidavit in the supreme court stating that chief minister narendra modi directed top police officers on the eve of the. A senior police officer's sworn statement to india's supreme court alleges that gujarat chief minister narendra modi deliberately allowed anti-muslim riots in the state more than 1,000 people. Former ips officer sanjiv bhatt has made explosive allegations against a journalist bhatt said, she made compromises to dilute role of narendra modi bhatt, a 1988 batch officer of the gujarat cadre, has not mentioned anyone's name former ips officer sanjiv bhatt has made explosive allegations.
But why is no one asking narendra modi about 2002 anymore the ghost of the 2002 gujarat riots like delhi in 1984, gujarat in 2002 witnessed the horrific brutalisation and murders of muslims. Officials of the then narendra modi-led gujarat government alleged political pressure in connection with the 2002 riots and the various alleged fake encounters in the state they made these claims in a sting operation by former tehelka journalist rana ayyub who has self-published what she calls. The gujarat high court is likely to pronounce its order on monday on a petition by zakia jafri, widow of slain congress leader ehsan jafri, challenging a lower court order upholding a clean chit to the then chief minister narendra modi and others in the 2002 riots cases. Modi led the gujarat riots nonetheless, narendra modi, the then chief minister of gujarat who masterminded and led the muslim massacre has, reportedly, destroyed.
Why atal bihari vajpayee's plans to force modi to resign after gujarat riots had to be shelved narendra modi has been showering rich praises on atal bihari vajpayee since the leader passed. An extract from new book - the untold vajpayee by ullekh np reveals how the then gujarat cm narendra modi was nearly sacked after the gujarat riots. How india's 2002 gujarat riots unfolded afp updated june 17, when prime minister narendra modi was chief minister modi just became the cm of gujarat few days before the riots and as per. The current chief minister of gujarat is one of the most polarizing and powerful politicians in india, a view cemented in the ten years since the godhra riots left more than 1,000 dead in the state that view, combined with the tight control mr modi exerts over his image and his advisers, has made.
The 2002 gujarat riots, the chief minister of gujarat at that time, narendra modi, was accused of initiating and condoning the violence,. Myth 20: zakia jafri's complaint against narendra modi is a genuine one posted on october 8, 2012 - filed under 12-concocted lies and myths by the media | 17 comments fact: first thing to be noted is that zakia jafri did not make any complaint against narendra modi at all, for as many as 4 years after the 2002 riots, ie until 2006. Ahmedabad: gujarat's former deputy inspector general of police d g vanzara on tuesday told a special court that the cbi wanted to arrest then chief minister narendra modi and then minister of.
Even as polls certify the popularity of narendra modi, gujarat's chief minister and the ascendant prime ministerial candidate of the hindu-nationalist bharatiya janata party (bjp), the riots. On friday, a special court in gujarat sentenced a former state minister to 28 years and 30 others to life imprisonment for inciting violence, murder and rioting in the 2002 gujarat riots in which 2,500 people were killed, the majority of them muslim the most high-profile conviction to date in the. Narendra modi was born on 17 september 1950 prior to the election modi's image in the media had centered around his role in the 2002 gujarat riots,.
A new biography — 'the untold vajpayee: politician and paradox' by ullekh np (published by penguin books india) — looks at atal bihari vajpayee's relationship with prominent members of the bjp, including narendra modi. A top indian police officer who opposed the government in the western state of gujarat over its handling of anti-muslim riots in 2002, when current prime minister narendra modi was the state's. Myth 18: narendra modi never expressed sadness for the post-godhra riots myth 19: narendra modi told police officers to go slow on hindus in the 27 feb night meeting myth 20: zakia jafri's complaint against narendra modi is a genuine one. 2002 gujarat riots: gujarat hc rejects zakia jafri's plea against narendra modi gujarat hc rejects zakia jafri's plea challenging a clean chit given by supreme court-appointed sit to then.