Topic: Zakia Jafri
The Supreme Court’s judgement in the Zakia Jafri’ plea in connection with the Gujarat Muslim genocide overturns the principle of the Right to life and liberty against questionable actions by the state, a group of 92 former civil servants said on Wednesday.
Supreme Court demonised a widow: Veteran lawyer Kamini Jaiswal on clean chit to Modi in 2002 genocide
Senior Supreme Court lawyer Kamini Jaiswal called the Supreme Court's ruling on Zakia Jafri's appeal as a "wonderful piece of literature" and added that the ruling is "completely illegal, unconstitutional, and violates every tenet of law and fundamental rights.”
The Supreme Court Friday dismissed a plea filed by Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging a clean chit given by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi and several others in the 2002 Gujarat Muslim genocide.
‘This cannot be tolerated’: Zakia Jafri challenges SIT’s clean chit to Modi in Gujarat genocide case
Zakia is fighting a legal battle demanding that prime minister Narendra Modi and others be held responsible for failing to stop the genocide.