Malegaon blast case

NIA to seek police protection for 38 prosecution witnesses in 2008 Malegaon blast case 

Bhopal BJP MP Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, Lt Col Prasad Purohit and five others are accused in the case.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Four accused in Malegaon blasts case get bail 

A division bench of Justices I A Mahanty and A M Badar granted bail to Dhan Singh, Lokesh Sharma, Manohar Narwaria and Rajendra Chaudhary.

published on : 14th June 2019

Malegaon blast case: No relief to Bhopal MP Pragya Thakur from court appearance

Special NIA Judge V S Padalkar rejected Thakur’s application saying her presence in the court is necessary at this stage.

published on : 4th June 2019

'Presumption of innocence': Sadhvi Pragya still an accused in Malegaon blast case

The criminal jurisprudence in India is based on the presumption of innocence and till a person is actually convicted, he/she is presumed to be innocent.

published on : 20th April 2019

Congress tells Modi to apologise for Sadhvi Pragya's remarks on 26/11 martyr Karkare

BJP's Bhopal candidate,  an accused in the Malegaon blast, had said that Karkare died because he treated her very badly and earned her curse.

published on : 19th April 2019

Malegaon victim's father asks court to ban Sadhvi Pragya from contesting LS poll from Bhopal

The application was filed by Nisar Sayeed, who lost his son in the blast, a day after the BJP fielded Thakur from the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat against Congress veteran Digvijay Singh.

published on : 18th April 2019

Sadhvi Pragya candidature: BJP calls Bhopal polls a fight against Congress 'conspiracy' to defame Hinduism

Spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao claimed that the conspiracy has been "exposed", claiming that Thakur has been discharged in some cases.

published on : 18th April 2019

Malegaon blast case: Bombay HC stays NIA court order allowing photocopies as evidence

In an interim order, a bench of justices A S Oka and A S Gadkari said the special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court should not have passed the order and it was bad in law.

published on : 21st February 2019

Bombay High Court​ raps NIA for employing 'delay tactics' in Malegaon blast case

The observations came after NIA repeatedly justified the use of photocopies of some statements of witnesses and confessions of accused persons in the case.

published on : 12th February 2019

Mecca Masjid blast case: Lt Colonel Purohit declared hostile witness

Lt Col Prasad Purohit, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, today turned hostile while deposing in a court here as a witness in the 2007 Mecca Masjid bomb blast case.

published on : 15th February 2018

Supreme Court grants bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lt Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit

The apex court had last week reserved its verdict on Purohit's plea seeking interim bail in the 2008 Malegaon blast case.

published on : 21st August 2017