Articles tagged under: Shahpur

Rahul denies selfie with Gujarat MLA, video goes viral

October 09, 2017

Ahmedabad: Remember how Congress MLAs from Gujarat were lined up under stable like shade in 10 Janpath in Delhi a few weeks ago when they met to meet Congress president and vice president there? In a latest Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today denied selfie with party MLA from Shahpur seat in Ahmedabad Mr. Gyasuddin Sheikh. Sheikh and other party leaders from Gujarat were at Ahmedabad airport today morning to welcome Rahul Gandhi. While other leaders welcomed Rahul with garlands of...Read More

Congress MLA offered garland of shoes during yatra in his constituency

October 05, 2017
Congress MLA offered garland of shoes during yatra in his constituency

Ahmedabad: Congress MLA Gyasuddin Sheikh was offered garland of shoes in his constituency area during Rath Yatra held against 'price rise.' One who offered garland of shoes to Gyasuddin was identified as Sadiq Sheikh. The yatra was passing through Shahpur Adda area in the afternoon on Wednesday with supporters of Sheikh on bikes. The MLA thanked Sadiq Sheikh for offering him garland of shoes. Sheikh alleged that one who had offered him garland of shoes was running a gambling d...Read More

Shahpur peaceful on Monday after Sunday’s incident of violence

October 06, 2014

File photo of Sunday evening Ahmedabad, 6 October 2014 Situation in Ahmedabad's Shahpur area is peaceful and normal today after incidents of violence on Sunday evening. Traffic movement is normal and local Muslims are celebrating Bakra-Eid festival is being celebrated routinely. Meanwhile Shahpur Police has filed two separate complaints in connection with yesterday's incidents. This involves a complaint against over a dozen accused regarding an attempt of mu...Read More

Bakra Eid: Police lob over 60 tear gas shells in Shahpur, situation under control

October 05, 2014

Ahmedabad, 5 October 2014 Update: TV reports suggest that Navrangpura Police Sub Inspector AB Gohil's loaded revolver with six rounds has been snatched away by rioters in Shahpur area. Gohil(in picture below) has suffered head injury. Update: At around 8.00 pm, the situation is in control. Police has conducted combing operation. Police officers are meeting Shanti samiti members. Police men in Ahmedabad's Muslim majority Shahpur area were attacked wit...Read More

Ahmedabad’s Shahpur police station attacked

March 28, 2012

Ahmedabad, 28 March, 2012 A group of agitating locals today attacked Ahmedabad's Muslim majority Shahpur police station with stones. The attack was so intense, that police had to lob several shells of tear gas for self-protection. For last few days there have been number of instances when locals in some area suspect someone as member of child abducting gang, and start thrashing him/her in public. In similar incident, a construction laborer was today suspected as chi...Read More

Ahmedabad’s Shahpur witnesses stone pelting, tear gas again

February 28, 2012

Ahmedabad, 27 February 2012 Ahmedabad's Muslim majority area of Shahpur Nagoriwad on Monday evening witnessed an incident of heavy stone pelting. City Police rushed to the spot in minutes and lobbed 11 tear gas shells to control the situation. When situation was controlled, local Hindu women complained Police that for last week or so, they face stone pelting from highrise buildings of Muslims next door. Finally on Monday they decided to answer back in same style. This sparked...Read More

Ahmedabad police rescue 34 calves, 4 butchers on remand

October 31, 2011

Ahmedabad, 31 October, 2011 Ahmedabad Police today raided a house in Muslim dominated Shahpur area and rescued 21 calves. City police also captured 13 more calves kept in truck in same area. All 34 calves are sent to panjarapol shelter. No person is arrested in this case so far. Meanwhile local court in Ahmedabad today sent four butchers to police remand till Wednesday. They were arrested yesterday by city police in connection with Saturday's incident in Juhapura in which polic...Read More