Gandhinagar : Babu Bajrangi sentenced for life in connection with the Gujarat 2002 communal butchery at Naroda Patiya, found himself at the receiving end when he was assaulted by the 2008 serial blast accused inside the Sabarmati jail in Ahmedabad this morning.
Bajrangi, whose name is associated with all manner of atrocities committed on hapless men, women and children is reported to have come face to face with the 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast accused, while he was being taken to the jail dispensary for medical check-up. No sooner did the blasts accused identify Bajrangi that they went for him.
Since the four accused were unarmed, Bajrangi did not suffer serious injuries as the security guards immediately moved in to separate them. Additional director general of police (prisons) P.C.Thakur has, however ,denied any assault.According to him it was only a verbal altercation.The jails chief said that they were aware of the security implications in the case of both the serial blast accused as well as for Bajrangi and all precautions were being taken.
Bajrangi has been sentenced to imprisonment as long as he lives in connection with the Naroda Patiya communal rioting in 2002, while the accused in 2008 Ahmedabad serial blasts, the members of Indian Mujahidin are awaiting trial.