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Himanshu Singh Rajawat
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BornHimanshu Singh Rajawat
(1975-11-25) November 25, 1975 (age 48)
Pali, Rajasthan, India
🏳️ NationalityIndian
💼 Occupation
Notable workEncounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh
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Himanshu Singh Rajawat ( November 25, 1975 ) was born in Pali, Bhitwara, Rajasthan. He came into news when he was sent to jail for 7.3[1] years during an encounter investigation[2]

Early life[edit]

Himanshu was brought up in a community where education was of no importance, and individuals would move to other places for earning after completing their secondary education. He completed his 12th from a school in his local village and did his graduation from Udaipur. After graduation, he started preparing for the Rajasthan Defense Services[3]


Rajawat's first job was as a receptionist in a hotel. After graduation, he started preparing for Rajasthan Defense Services.

After passed defense exams in the first attempt and joined the Rajasthan Police as a sub-inspector in 1999.


Himanshu was in jail for 7 years 3 months[4], in an encounter case[5][6]. He was selected for a special mission to arrest Sohrabuddin Sheikh, a wanted criminal of Gujarat state.[7] Amongst around 150 Sub Inspectors[8], only 2 were selected for this mission[9]. The team started working on the mission. Gujarat ATS and Rajasthan SPF, they United to catch Sohrabuddin. He accused of murders and drug dealings. He was also accused of planning murder of Narendra Modi, back then when he was the CM of Gujarat. Sohrabuddin was connected with the ISI. He was arrested by team, along with his wife Kauser Bi and his friend, Tulsiram Prajapati on 23-24 November, 2005.[10]

Accused & Jailed[edit]

Himanshu had to go to jail[11] till the final verdict came and was kept in the high-security cell of Central Jail in Mumbai.[12][13]

Clean Chit by Court[edit]

after several requests for interim bail through the Sessions Court, the High Court[14][15] and even the Supreme court[16], but they were ignored and Bail rejected. However, after 7.5 years Rajawat and his team got bail and later proved their innocence before the court.[17][18][19][20]

After Jail[edit]

Himanshu started his duties with the same energy and was honest towards his duties. promoted to a higher post and given a clean chit.[21]


  1. IANS. "After 12 Years, Sohrabuddin Shaikh Sensational Murder Case Ends With 22 Acquittals". India West. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  2. in 2018, Dr Anil Diggiwal; Owned, Is Currently a Privately; publishes, bootstrapped organization This Jaipur based company; Undiscovered, Focuses on; Stories, Small Startup (2021-06-01). "Himanshu Singh Rajawat - Be Positive and Good Things will Come". Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  3. बुरे वक्त में लड़ने की हिम्मत देगी ये कहानी | Himanshu Singh Rajawat | Josh Talks Hindi, retrieved 2022-01-31
  4. "सोहराबुद्दीन एनकाउंटर करने के बाद 7 साल रहे जेल में, आज राजस्थान के 'सुपर कॉप' हैं हिमांशु". Jansatta (in हिन्दी). Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  5. "Honest Towards His Responsibilities Even After Being In Jail For 7 Years – Himanshu Singh Rajawat - Articles". ZEE5. 2021-08-26. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  6. Deshpande, Vinaya (2014-07-14). "Sohrabuddin case: 2 Rajasthan cops get bail". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  7. "Sohrabuddin case: CBI to open arguments on Monday". Deccan Herald. 2018-12-02. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  8. "All 22 Accused Acquitted in Sohrabuddin Shaikh Fake Encounter Case". The Wire. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  9. "CBI fails to move SC against bail of 3 cops accused in Sohrab case". The Indian Express. 2014-05-06. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  10. "Sohrabuddin Sheikh Case: The 22 Accused Who Were Freed By Court Today". Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  11. "4 policemen surrender in Sohrabuddin encounter case". Hindustan Times. 2007-06-23. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  12. MumbaiNovember 27, Vidya; November 27, 2018UPDATED; Ist, 2018 23:50. "Accused cops in Sohrabuddin encounter case blame rivalry between IPS officers for charges against them". India Today. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  13. hwnews (2018-07-05). "Sohrabuddin case: Bombay HC says it cannot be 'affected' by what is happening in trial court". Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  14. "Sohrabuddin Fake Encounter Case: Setback for two cops, Bombay High Court says no to discharge". Free Press Journal. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  15. "Won't challenge discharge of officers in Sohrabuddin case, says CBI". The Hindu. PTI. 2018-01-15. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  16. "After Supreme Court order on Sohrabuddin case, 9 accused sent to Mumbai". The Economic Times. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  17. India, Press Trust of (2018-11-27). "Sohrabuddin-Prajapati encounter case: Cop tells court he is innocent". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  18. "Sohrabuddin case: Lawyers' body moves Bombay HC against CBI not challenging Amit Shah's discharge". The Financial Express. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  19. Nanjappa, Vicky. "There is more to Sohrabbudin case than meets the eye". Rediff. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  20. "Sohrabuddin case: Bombay High Court asks CBI why trial court order was not challenged". Ahmedabad Mirror. Retrieved 2022-01-19.
  21. "लाखों लोगों को Inspire करने वाले Himanshu Singh Rajawat". Niche Area : Identify and Dominate Your Business Niche. 2021-05-19. Retrieved 2022-01-31.

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