BJP MLA gets Life Imprisonment

Fri Aug 11 2017 19:28:18 GMT+0530 (IST)

Gujarat High Court Today sentenced BJP MLA Jayrajsinh Jadeja to life imprisonment in the Nilesh Rayani murder case.

In February 2004, Nilesh Rayani was shot dead by Jayrajsinh Jadeja in Rajkot due to a land dispute. Along with the MLA, Two Other Accused (Amarjitsinh Jadeja, Mahendrasinh Rana) received Life Term. The three convicts were asked to surrender before the jail authorities by September 30th.

Actually, A Fast Track Court has acquitted MLA Jayrajsinh Jadeja in the murder case in 2010. While Samir Pathan was awarded life term, 15 Others were acquitted. State Government and Samir Pathan challenged the verdict in High Court.

Makwana, friend of deceased, told HC that Jayrajsinh Jadeja stepped out of his car and open fire on Nilesh Rayani. High Court acquitted Samir Pathan and sentenced the BJP MLA to life imprisonment.