SC dismisses plea challenging clean chit to then CM Narendra Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots

Supreme Court has dismissed plea filed by Zakia Jafri, wife of late Congress leader Ehsan Jafri, challenging clean chit by SIT to then CM Narendra Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots. She had sought probe into a “larger conspiracy” behind the violence. Ehsan Jafri was among those killed during the violence at the Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad on February 28, 2002.