Concerned Citizens Tribunal - Gujarat 2002
An inquiry into the carnage in Gujarat

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Concerned Citizens Tribunal - Gujarat 2002


Tribunal Dates: May 2—May 13, 2002

May 2

Morning session             10am – 1 pm

10 - 10:45 am                  Justice Ravani and Other Expert Witnesses

10:45 - 11am                   Expert Evidence/Historical

11 - 11:45                       Expert Evidence/Background of Present Carnage

11:45 - 12:30                  Overview of Gujarat and Its Politics

Afternoon session

4 - 5 pm                         Overview of Media and its Role

5:30 - 7pm                      Brief analysis of Legal Situation and Consequences

                                     Status of Criminal Investigations

May 3

8am                               Depositions Gulberg Victims,Chamanpura at Karnavati Club

9:30                               Field visit to Chamanpura

11 – 1pm                        Field Visit to Gomtipur

Afternoon session 

2:30 – 6pm                     Visits to Camps

4:30 p.m.                       Disruption of Health Services

6 – 7pm                         Evidence on Police firings Death and Combing Operation

May 4

Morning Session            8am – 12pm

8am – 12 noon                 Visit to Camps:Shah-e-Alam, Dariakhan Ghumbat

1:30 – 3:30                      Sundaram Nagar, Gomtipur

4pm                               Anand flats, Vejalpur/Johapura

5pm                               Testimonies

                                     Testimonies of Eyewitness who have named

                                     Ministers/MLAs/Corporators and Policemen


Late Evening                   Marginalisation of the Muslim Community in Gujarat

                                      Brief overview of sexual violence

                                      Meeting with police officials

May 5

Morning Session              8am – 11:30am

                                      Witnesses from Vatwa/Paldi at Karnavati

                                      Statistics of Violence

                                      Corporate and Business Community Suffers

Afternoon session            2pm – 8pm

                                      Testimonies of Survivors from Himmatnagar

                                      (Sabarkantha), Mehsana, Kheda, Patan

                                      Witnesses at Karnavati Club, Ahmedabad

Late Evening                    Economic Decimation of Commercial Establishments

May 6

11-1 p.m.                         Media Cell: Vishwa Samvad Kendra; Police Officials Depose

May 7


                                        Field visit to Godhra Station; Inspection of Coach S-8

                                        Visit to the Collector’s Office

                                        Visit to the Godhra Relief Camp

May 8                              Depositions of five major cases in Baroda/testimonies

May 9                              Site Visit to Ankleshwar-Bharuch

                                        Testimonies of Panchmahal, Bharuch, Ankleshwar evidence

May 10                             Meeting with Vadodara officials/Tstimonies Tandalja

May 11                             More Testimonies in Vadodara-- Dahod/Panchmahal

May 13                             Meeting with official witnesses/

                                         Press Conference


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