29 September, 2020

Cold Tangled Trail

An out-of-town trip, four corpses. Will we know the real Ishrat story?

Apoorva Guptay
Cold Tangled Trail
outlookindia.com
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No Answers

  • Why two probes—one by a magistrate and one on HC orders?
  • Did some law officers, backed by IB, file the affidavit that Ishrat and others were LeT operatives?
  • If Ishrat, Javed were going from Mumbra to Nashik, where and how did the Gujarat cops catch them?
  • Why were Ishrat and Javed with Jishan Johar and Amjadali?
  • Was Ishrat a cover for the others?
  • Why did the Mumbra-Thane cops first give Ishrat a clean chit, then say she’d been “under watch”?
  • Why should Ishrat have kept a diary of a plot to kill Modi?

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For the Reza family, this has been a difficult week, even by what it has been through ever since June 2004, when Ishrat Jahan was killed by the Gujarat...

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