Ahmedabad, Jul 25: Facing charges of murder of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and his wife Kauser Bi, Former Gujarat minister Home Minister Amit Shah was arrested by the CBI on Sunday, Jul 25.
Amit Shah who has been missing since Thursday, Jul 22 was taken into CBI custody after he held a dramatic press conference at Ahmedabad on Sunday, Jul 25, and denied all charges against him.
In the press conference he said that all the allegations against him were fabricated and politically motivated and he would go to the CBI office after the conference.
He demanded that his submission before the CBI should be videographed. "When this matter comes before court, I am sure that none of the claims against me will stand," Shah said, adding that he had full faith in the justice system.
Sohrabuddin and his wife were killed in an alleged fake encounter in 2005.