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2002 Godhra riots: IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who took on Gujarat govt is sacked

2002 Godhra riots: IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who took on Gujarat govt is sacked

IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who had taken on the Gujarat government over its handling of the 2002 riots, has been dismissed from service for “flagrantly” flouting rules “with complete disregard to discipline”. The Union Home Ministry order, dated August 13, followed a recommendation from the Gujarat government for Bhatt’s removal on 11 charges. These included: […]