Rediff India Abroad
 Rediff India Abroad Home  |  All the sections

Search:



The Web

India Abroad




Newsletters
Sign up today!

Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Contact the editors
Discuss this article
Home > News > PTI

Godhra carnage: Centre appoints committee

September 02, 2004 15:17 IST

The Union government on Thursday decided to set up a high-level committee to probe the fire in Sabarmati Express in Godhra in 2002 that left over 50 people, mostly pilgrims returning from Ayodhya, dead and sparked off riots in large parts of Gujarat.

The committee will be headed by retired Supreme Court judge Justice U C Banerjee, Finance Minister P Chidambaram told reporters in New Delhi after a Cabinet meeting.


More reports from Gujarat
Read about: Gujarat Riots | Earthquake hits India

© Copyright 2005 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.
Share your comments


 What do you think about the story?




Read what others have to say:


Number of User Comments: 3




Sub: all indians have a right to know

Hi, All the Indians have a right to know what ACTUALLY happened in Godhra! The death of people on the train, the subsequent pogroms, the ...


Posted by BV





Sub: another blody committee !!!!

are we gone stop somewhere and expect some results/justice... lost faith in judiciary system of the country


Posted by Abhijit





Sub: GODHRA

Why is NDA panicing ? Muslims started the henious crime, as we are told by the law makers of the State, and reaction by the ...


Posted by Hanif Mohammed




Disclaimer

Advertisement






Copyright 2005 Rediff.com India Limited. All Rights Reserved.