Sanjiv Bhatt

Supreme Court adjourns hearing on plea by ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt for 6 weeks

The former IPS officer, Sanjiv Bhatt, had moved the Apex Court seeking suspension of his life imprisonment jail sentence in connection with a custodial death in November 1990.

published on : 27th January 2021

Indian American organizations urge Supreme Court to give bail to ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt

Renowned documentary filmmaker and human rights defender Anand Patwardhan said Bhatt had been jailed 'for no other reason than the fact that he opposed the massacre in 2002' and spoke against it.

published on : 19th January 2021

SC to consider ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt's plea for sentence suspension

Bhatt was sentenced to life imprisonment for his involvement in the custodial death of Jamjodhpur resident, Prabhudas Vaishnani in November 1990.

published on : 4th January 2021

Sanjiv Bhatt's wife Shweta seeks fresh assessment of threat to family

In an affidavit filed before Justice S H Vora on Thursday, she said she was seeking protection for her and her family and not for her husband who is behind bars for the last one year.

published on : 13th September 2019

SC dismisses plea filed by wife of arrested former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt

A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph said the petition can be moved before the Gujarat High Court.

published on : 4th October 2018