Nanavati panel gets another 6-month extension

The Gujarat government on Tuesday granted Nanavati-Mehta Commission, that is probing the 2002 Godhra train carnage and subsequent communal riots in the state, extension till June 30, 2014 for submitting its report. Constituted on March 6, 2002 to probe the Godhra train carnage on February 27, 2002 and the subsequent communal riots in Gujarat, the Commission had sought "some more time" to submit its report.

This is the 21st extension the Commission has got from the state government to complete its probe and submit a report.

C G Patel, secretary of the Commission, said, "Today, we have received a communication through fax from the state government whereby the Commission has been granted extension till June 30, 2014."

Please read our terms of use before posting comments
TERMS OF USE: The views, opinions and comments posted are your, and are not endorsed by this website. You shall be solely responsible for the comment posted here. The website reserves the right to delete, reject, or otherwise remove any views, opinions and comments posted or part thereof. You shall ensure that the comment is not inflammatory, abusive, derogatory, defamatory &/or obscene, or contain pornographic matter and/or does not constitute hate mail, or violate privacy of any person (s) or breach confidentiality or otherwise is illegal, immoral or contrary to public policy. Nor should it contain anything infringing copyright &/or intellectual property rights of any person(s).
comments powered by Disqus