New Delhi: In a major relief to Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt, the Apex Court on Monday stayed all proceedings against him in an FIR filed by Gujarat Additional Advocate General Tushar Mehta.

Mehta had alleged that Sanjeev Bhatt had hacked his email account and extracted some important information.

Meanwhile, the Court has deferred the hearing in the case till March, 2013.

Bhatt is currently under suspension. He was suspended after he took on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of asking the police to go slow on Hindus during the 2002 riots in which 1200 people were killed.

(Mala Dixit/JPN)

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