THE POST-GODHRA RIOTS CASE FILE
On February 28, 2002, Gulberg Society, a Muslim-dominated housing complex in Ahmedabad’s Meghaninagar, was attacked by an armed mob
The incident came a day after 58 karsevaks were killed when Sabarmati Express’s S-6 coach was set on fire at Godhra station
Prosecution said violence at Gulberg Society started at 8am and continued till 5pm
A mob of around 1,000 people lynched 69 residents — including former Congress MP Ehsaan Jafri — set properties on fire and raped women
This is one of the nine post-Godhra riot cases investigated by the Supreme Court-appointed special investigation team (SIT)
Convicts in the Gulberg society massacre being taken away in a police van in Ahmedabad on Thursday.