Prominent Gujarat Citizens
Protest SIT's reported intentions to File Closure Reprt - Zakia
We received this
intimation of a Press Conference from Prominent Citizens and PUCL,
Gujarat with a request to send it out to friends in the media.
The matter is of
grave miscarriage of public justice hence we request you to give due
importance to the same. An anguished appeal to the Chief Justice
signed by Prominent Gujarati Citizens is also attached
(as reported in the media) say that despite voluminous evidence, the
Special Investigation Team (SIT) appointed by the Supreme Court of
India, to investigate the Gujarat Carnage of 2002 is planning to
file a closure report. This is a matter of anguish by several from
In view of this,
many eminent citizens of Gujarat recently met, not only to voice
their concerns, but also to plan out a future course of action. It
was also decided to write a letter to the Chief Justice of the
Supreme Court of India immediately to express their serious concerns
on the matter.
In view of this, a
Media Conference will be held today and will be addressed, among
others by well-known Gandhian Chunibhai Vaidya and the Director of
AWAG, Ilaben Pathak.
Mehndi Nawab Jung Hall
Monday, 6th February, 2012
We request that you
cover this event and give this issue the widest possible coverage.
Hoping you will
oblige and thanking you in anticipation for the same.