K. D. Panth before the SIT looking in to the complaint of Mrs. Zakia Ahesan Jaffrey and
produced him as his witness.
Later on Shri Panth recollected that he was not present in the Stateduring the time when the said alleged meeting was held on 27-02-2002. He recollected the fact that he along with his relatives had goneto Mumbai on 25.02.2002 & returned to Gandhinagar on 28.02.2002.Shri K. D. Panth wrote to the SIT about the facts and wanted correct hisstand.
However, on 16-06-2011Shri Sanjiv Bhatt coaxed Shri KD Panth tomeet him as his statement is required for strengthening his case fordemand for security cover. When Shri Panth along with one ShriShrenik Shah met Shri Sanjiv Bhatt, he was taken before a Notary inthe midnight and forced him to make an affidavit.
Shri K. D. Panth realizing that he has been duped and coerced by ShriSanjiv Bhatt, immediately on 17.06.2011 filed an affidavit before theExecutive Magistrate, Gandhinagar narrating about the facts andincident which took place in the night intervening 16.06.2011 &17.06.2001.
Regarding this incident Shri Panth lodged a complaint in GhatlodiaPolice Station vide I. C. R. No. 149/2011 on 22.06.2011.
In this connection Shri Panth’s statement under section 161 of CrPC was recorded by the Investigation Officer Shri N. C. Patel, under videography at his own request. Later on he recorded his statement before Ld. Additional Senior Civil Judge, Ahmedabad Rural atMirjapur Court u/s 164 CrPC on 30.06.2011.
I.O. of this offence has also recorded the statement of witness of thiscase namely Shrenik Shah. This witness also gave evidence undersection 164 CrPC before the Ld. Additional Senior Civil Judge, Ahmedabad Rural at Mirjapur Court.
Mr. Shrenik Shah who is a witness in this case of Ghatlodia PoliceStation I.C.R. No. 149/11 was threatened to compel Shri KD Panth to withdraw the FIR or face dire consequences. Hence, a case u/s 507 of I.P.C. was also registered by Shri Shrenik Shah in Chandkheda PoliceStation bearing C.R. No.II 3177/11 0n 23.07.11.
As a part of investigation Shri Sanjiv Bhatt was summoned u/s 160 of Cr.P.C.to remain present before the Investigation Officer. Firstsummons was issued on 12.08.2011 to appear before I.O. on24.08.2011. 2nd summons was issued on 25.08.2011 for 02.09.2011.3rd summons issued on 02.09.2011 to remain present on 19.09.2011.4th summons was issued on 20.09.2011 to remain present on30.09.2011. He has not remained present on any of the date given tohim, stating various reasons. He sent communication in respect of last
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