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Akshardham plea adjourned

DNAHM28003 | 1/30/2010 | Author : Team DNA | WC :149 | Crime & Law

A bench of Gujarat high court has adjourned the hearing of an appeal filed by the accused of Akshardham attack case to March 1. The accused are seeking early judgment in the appeal filed against their conviction.
The appeal against the order of the designated Pota court sentencing the accused has already been heard by a bench of the high court and its judgment is reserved. However, even after year and a half, the judgment has not been delivered. This prompted the convicts to move a plea, seeking early delivery of the judgment.
Sonia Gokani, the designated Pota judge, had given capital punishment to three accused - Shah Miya alias Chandkhan, Adam Suleman Ajmeri and Mufti Abdul Kaiyum. Another accused Mohammad Salim Shaikh was
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