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Disclose assets, SC tells Zaheera

February 21, 2005 16:39 IST

The Supreme Court on Monday asked Zaheera Sheikh, the key accused in the Best Bakery case, to provide details of her assets within four weeks.

The order came after allegations of bribery against Zaheera after her flip-flops in court.

The court also gave three more months to the committee that it appointed to probe the veracity of the allegations and counter allegations by Zaheera and social activist Teesta Setalvad in the case.

The court on January 10 had constituted the committee, headed by its Registrar General B M Gupta. Gupta had chosen Joint Commissioner of Delhi Police Kanwaljeet Deol as the other member of the committee.

Fourteen people died when the Best Bakery was set afire on March 1, 2002 by a mob in the post-Godhra riots.

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Sub: Zaheera Assets

It is very good that this step is being taken. It is important that personal assets of people do not prosper at the expense of ...


Posted by Milind Kher





Sub: Mistake..

Hai Rediff, Zaheera Sheikh is the key witness in the Best Bakery case and not the key accused as you have mentioned.


Posted by Deepak





Sub: Comment: Disclose assets, SC to Zaheera

You have mentioned in the article that "Zaheera Shaikh, the key accused in the Best Bakery case". Please note that Zaheera Shaikh is "Key Witness", ...


Posted by Niranjan Bakre





Sub: Error in your article

Dear Sir/Ma'am, It seems that you have made Zaheera the key accused. Well, but to the best of my knowledge, she used to be the ...


Posted by Maninder Pal Singh




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