Custodial torture claims: Gujarat HC refuses to quash private complaint against former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt

Refusing to quash a private complaint by a man who alleged custodial torture by former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt and then constable Pravinsinh Zala in 1990 during Jamjodhpur riots, the Gujarat High Court reasoned that “it would be too premature to hold at this stage” that the complaint is malafide. Bhatt and Zala had petitions … Read more