Ahmedabad, Sep 17 : An Ahmedabad court docket on Friday convicted Congress chief Jignesh Mevani and 19 others responsible in a 2016 vandalism case and sentenced them to 6 months imprisonment.
The Metropolitan Justice of the Peace awarded three totally different sentences beneath the three totally different sections of IPC – six months jail beneath one, Rs 500 tremendous beneath one other, and Rs 100 tremendous within the third.
It has stayed the operative a part of the order, so Jignesh Mevani and others can enchantment the order earlier than the classes court docket.
In 2016, Jignesh Mevani and others have been main protests demanding to call Gujarat College’s Regulation Division as Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Bhavan. The protest turned violent and the premises have been vandalised. All protestors have been arrested and produced earlier than the court docket.