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Arrested activists have no vested right to seek SIT probe into Bhima-Koregaon violence: Maharashtra to SC

The state also sought the dismissal of the petition of historian Romila Thapar against the arrests, saying that the allegations made are "moonshine allegations" against the probe agencies.

published on : 21st September 2018

Bhima-Koregaon case: Eminent citizens seek SIT probe into arrest of activists

Senior advocate Anand Grover claimed that the investigation is 'unfair, biased and deficient' as indicated by 'illegalities' in search of the houses of the activists.

published on : 19th September 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Supreme Court extends house arrest of five rights activists till September 20

The court also said that the material, supporting the arrest of the five activists in the case, needed to be examined.

published on : 19th September 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Supreme Court extends house arrest of rights activists till September 19

The bench said if there were some grave lapses, then it may consider the prayers like investigation by an SIT in the case.

published on : 17th September 2018

Rights activist Anand Teltumbde demands probe into Bhima Koregaon violence

Teltumbde was one of the several Dalit thinkers whose homes were raided on August 28 by Pune police in connection with Bhima-Koregaon violence of January 1.

published on : 11th September 2018

Grounds for arrest of human rights activists baseless: People’s Union for Civil Liberties

Demanding their release, PUCL members said the arrests were part of coordinated efforts to silence the voices raised for the most marginalised, exploited and deprived sections of the society.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Pune Police seek more time to file chargesheet

In a country-wide raid on Tuesday earlier this week, the police arrested five prominent activists. However, all of them have been kept under house arrest until September 6.

published on : 1st September 2018

Some arrested activists held meetings abroad: Maharashtra police

There is a reference to the meetings in Paris and some other countries in the letters recovered from activists arrested in June and this week, police said.

published on : 31st August 2018

Bhima-Koregaon: Wife of arrested lawyer Surendra Gadling moves Supreme Court

Gadling was arrested on June 6 along with Head of English Department of Nagpur University Shoma Sen, Dalit activist Sudhir Dhawale, activist Mahesh Raut and Kerala native Rona Wilson.

published on : 31st August 2018

Varavara Rao’s family relieved after Supreme Court’s interim order

The Supreme Court’s order on Wednesday granting house arrest and no-jail to left-wing intellectual and writer Varavara Rao brought immense relief to his family members.

published on : 30th August 2018

People in Gautam Navlakha’s locality have mixed reactions about his arrest

'They (Navlakha’s family) are kind to me. Their children are also respectful. I am shocked to know they are linked with wrong people; it’s hard to believe,' Prasad, a tea seller in that area.

published on : 30th August 2018

SC says dissent 'safety valve' of democracy, orders house arrest of accused activists

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra questioned the Maharashtra police for arresting these persons after around nine months of the Bhima-Koregaon incident.

published on : 29th August 2018

Government trying to 'silence' masses: Prakash Ambedkar on arrest of activists

He said those raising voices against the government were NGOs and non-political organisations, but had their roots in the masses.

published on : 29th August 2018

Arrest of activists ploy to divert attention from failures of BJP governments: Mayawati slams 'government terror'

The BSP chief said the government was trying to intimidate poets, lawyers, activists, human rights advocates, professors and intellectuals.

published on : 29th August 2018

Activists' arrests: NHRC slaps notice on Maharashtra government

Tuesday's arrest of five rights activists from different parts of India, triggered a massive outcry.

published on : 29th August 2018
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