The special trial court conducting trial in Naroda Gaam riots case of 2002 riots, has requested frail Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani to receive BJP president Amit Shah testify in her favour as defence ogle by next Tuesday.
Dr Kodnani, who turned into as soon as convicted in the Naroda Patiya massacre case by which 97 persons belonging to the minority neighborhood had been killed, is a key accused in Naroda Gaam massacre case bright brutal murders of 11 persons.
Proper thru the listening to, she entreated the court to allow her to raise Mr Shah and 13 others as her witnesses to testify that she turned into as soon as no longer unusual at the positioning when the massacre turned into as soon as implemented.
Mr Shah is the last be conscious listed defence ogle in her trial; all others comprise been contaminated-examined by the court.
The court acknowledged there’ll likely be no additional adjournment of the case and this turned into as soon as the last be conscious opportunity given to her.
A key accused in the case Dr Kodnani has requested the court for more time to receive Shah’s tackle to be ready to search recordsdata from him to depose in her defence.
In her software program on Friday, she acknowledged that since Mr. Shah is no longer “reachable” attributable to his busy agenda and mobility, “it is refined to on the subject of a decision as to which tackle the summons be served to him.”
She had sought time till September 12, 2017 while Special on the subject of a decision P B Desai had granted her time till September Eight for her to raise Mr Shah to testify as Defence ogle.
Earlier, Dr Kodnani had sought examination of 14 people, including Mr. Shah, to expose her alibi that on February 28, 2002, the day riots broke out in Naroda Gam, she turned into as soon as no longer at the scene of the crime.
Amongst those 14 she listed as witnesses, 12 including her husband comprise already testified in her favour.