Ahmedabad Sessions Court rejects bail of Teesta Setalvad and former DGP RB Sreekumar in Gujarat riots case. Earlier, Gujarat government had submitted an affidavit opposing their bail application. After which Sessions Court heard arguments of both the parties and reserved the verdict on July 21.
There were many shocking revelations in the government affidavit. Considering all the factors, the court has rejected the bail application of both.
Supreme Court in its verdict in the Gujarat riots case had rapped Teesta Setalvad, RB Sreekumar and Sanjiv Bhatt for falsifying evidence. Here’s what led to the arrest of Setalvad and Sreekumar. Both were arrested last month on charges of criminal conspiracy and forgery regarding 2002 Gujarat riots cases.