Ahsan Jafri

Zakia Jafri, wife of Ehsan Jafari cries during a media interaction as metropolitan magistrate rejected the petition and gave clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in 2002 Gulbarg society case, in Ahmedabad.

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There is jubilation in the BJP in response to Metropolitan magistrate M S Bhatt declaring that the Special Investigation Team appointed by the Supreme Court had found no prosecutable evidence against Chief Minister Narendra Modi and 57 others in the complaint filed against them by Zakia Jafri in the 2002 Gujarat riots. "No evidence against Narendra Modi says the SIT appointed by the Supreme Court. A big relief for us. Ten years of vilification campaign must stop," Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said on Twitter

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