2002 Ode massacre case: Gujarat HC acquits 4, confirms sentences to 19 others
The Gujarat High Court on Friday ruled that lifetime imprisonment of 14 convicted in Ode massacre case will continue.
Ode massacre case of 2002 Gujarat riots: Gujarat High Court says lifetime imprisonment of 14 convicted to continue, life imprisonment of 4 convicted disposed and 7 years imprisonment to 5 others convicted in the case. A spl trial court had held 23 accused guilty in 2012.
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In 2012, a special trial court had held 23 accused guilty for burning to death 23 Muslims, mostly women and children, in a house in Pirwali Bhagol area of Ode village.
As many as 18 people were sentenced to life imprisonment and five others were handed seven years in jail.