//Modi drops charges against Siddiqui

Modi drops charges against Siddiqui

Modi drops charges against Siddiqui

Sunday, January 29, 2006 (Ahmedabad): After coming under severe criticism, the Narendra Modi government has backtracked and dropped all charges against Delhi resident Omar Farooq Siddiqui.

The Delhi School of Economics graduate was arrested by the Gujarat police on Friday on charges of sending an "abusive" and "threatening" e-mail to the chief minister. His father, Irfan, was also summoned by officials of the anti-terrorist squad for questioning According to the state IB chief, Modi had a change of heart and decided to let off the man,

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