Thursday, 27 September 2012

Sohrabuddin case: SC upholds Amit Shah's bail plea

Sohrabuddin case: SC upholds Amit Shah's bail plea
Clean Media Correspondent

NEW DELHI, Sept 27 (CMC) In a crucial development, the Supreme Court on Thursday transferred the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case out of Gujarat to Mumbai.

The court also rejected the CBI's plea to cancel the bail of former minister and close aide of Gujarat chief minister Amit Shah.

The CBI had petitioned the court for cancellation of Shah's bail on the grounds that he may try to influence witnesses in the case.

SC upheld Gujarat's HC 's order granting Shah bail but had earlier restrained him from entering Gujarat. With the trial transferred to Mumbai. Shah can now travel to Gujarat after 2 years.

Sohrabuddin and his wife Kauser Bi were allegedly abducted by Gujarat's Anti-Terrorism Squad from Hyderabad and killed in a fake encounter near Gandhinagar in November 2005.

1 comment:

  1. Its clear in this case that Congress is trying to misuse CBI in this case the most!