Vandalism case: Arrest warrant against Hardik Patel cancelled

Posted On & filed under High Profile Cases.

The Visnagar sessions court today cancelled the non-bailable arrest warrant issued against quota agitation leader Hardik Patel after he appeared before it and gave an assurance to remain present during hearings in the future. Sessions judge V P Agarwal had yesterday issued warrants against Hardik Patel, the convener of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), and… Read more »

Vandalism case: Arrest warrant against Hardik Patel

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

A court in Visnagar today issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel after he failed to appear before it for the second consecutive time in a case of vandalising the office of a BJP MLA during the quota stir in 2015. The warrant was issued against Hardik Patel, convener of the… Read more »

Re-induction of retd cops: Officers undertake to resign

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

Two senior Gujarat Police officers, N K Amin and T A Barot, who have been accused in encounter killing cases, today undertook before the Supreme Court that they will demit their posts during the day. Amin, who retired in August last year as Superintendent of Police (SP), has been re-appointed as SP of Mahisagar district… Read more »

SC seeks Guj’s reply on plea over re-induction of 2 cops

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

The Supreme Court today sought response from the Gujarat government on a plea alleging that two police officers, accused in separate encounter cases, have been re-inducted in the force after superannuation. “Issue notice returnable in two weeks,” a bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud said. The bench was hearing… Read more »

SC asks Guj to give 50 per cent quota to in-service medicos

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

The Supreme Court today directed the Gujarat government to give 50 per cent reservation to the in-service candidates for admission to post-graduate medical diploma courses as per the regulations of the Medical Council of India. The apex court directed the state government to grant the reservation to these candidates in the second round of counselling,… Read more »

Court takes cognisance of defamation case against Cong leader

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

A Delhi court has taken cognisance of a criminal defamation case against Gujarat Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil by a state-run company over his statement alleging scam in the procurement of LED bulbs for government use. Metropolitan Magistrate Snigdha Sarvaria took note of the complaint filed by Saurabh Kumar, Managing Director of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd… Read more »

2 arrested ISIS operatives sent to police custody

Posted On & filed under Criminal Law News, Top Law News.

Two brothers with suspected ISIS links, who were arrested for allegedly hatching plans to conduct “lone-wolf” attacks in Gujarat, were today sent to 12-day police custody by a magistrate court here The ATS had sought 14-day custody of the duo but Judicial Magistrate First Class R A Singh granted only 12 days. Waseem Ramodiya and… Read more »

Hardik ready to stay out of Guj to get bail from Gujarat HC

Posted On & filed under High Profile Cases.

Hardik Patel

Jailed Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel today told the Gujarat High Court he was ready to accept any condition, including staying out of the state for six months, that it may deem fit for granting him bail. Justice A J Desai reserved his order on the bail plea after the prosecution and defence counsels… Read more »

Hearing in sedition case against Hardik to begin

Posted On & filed under High Profile Cases.

Hardik Patel

The hearing in the sedition case against quota agitation leader Hardik Patel is all set to begin soon in a sessions court here after he engaged a lawyer today. A charge sheet was filed against Hardik in January. Hardik, who is currently lodged in Surat in two different sedition cases filed against him by Ahmedabad… Read more »

Bihar prohibition : 7 bizmen from Guj, UP sent to jail

Posted On & filed under Criminal Law News.

Youth gets life term for killing girlfriend's parents

A Patna district court today sent seven businessmen, six of them from Gujarat and one from Uttar Pradesh, to judicial custody for consuming liquor in a hotel in violation of the total prohibition in Bihar. Magistrate Supriya Goswami ordered the seven to 14 days in judicial custody under Bihar Excise (Amendment) Act, 2016 after they… Read more »