The Supreme Court today acquitted all the 11 men who were convicted by a TADA court in Surat in connection with the 1993 twin blasts in the city. One girl was killed and 31 others were injured in the explosions.
Admissions of 26 HIV positive girls at a government primary school at Amboli village in the district has triggered protests by parents of other children. They have threatened to pull out their wards if the admissions are not cancelled.
A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Pandesar area of Surat city, police said today.
A complaint has been registered against 21-year-old Sonukumar Shah, Pandesar police sub-inspector AB Mori said.
An inquiry has been ordered into an altercation between members of a family and police personnel during which some women were allegedly thrashed by police near Surat on Tuesday, a senior official said.