The former IPS officer Bhatt was awarded life imprisonment by a Jamnagar court on June 20, 2019, for his involvement in the custodial death of a Jamjodhpur resident Prabhudas Vaishnani in November 1990.
A 32-year-old Hindu man moves to Gujarat High to convert in Islam as his petition was pending from the last one year. The petitioner stated in his affidavit that he was attracted to Islam and wanted to adopt this religion.
The Supreme Court has overturned a Gujarat High Court order which said that those not wearing masks be sent for community service. The apex court said that this could be a possible source of health problems.