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Thirteen years after the horrific burning of S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express which triggered the Gujarat riots, the prime accused in the Godhra case, Hussain Suleman Mohammad, was arrested from Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh on Friday. Hussain 35who concealed his Godhra background all these years and worked as an auto-driver in Jhabua, was picked up by the Godhra crime branch.
Inspector D J Chavda said Hussain was produced in court and sent to day police custody. Soon after he was named accused, Hussain fled Godhra and shifted base to Jhabua, which is km away.
While in hiding, he got married and fathered two kids. Police sources said he could have easily lived in Jhabua all his life had he not visited his family in Godhra during Ramzan. This alerted the Gujarat police which started the probe. Death for 11, life sentence for 20 in Godhra train burning case. Read Post a comment.