The alleged incident took place at temple premises in Zendewadi locality of Saswad area.
Ekbote, who heads a right-wing organisation called the Samast Hindu Aghadi, was booked by the Pune Police in two separate FIRs on charges of inciting violence.
Hindutva leader Ekbote was arrested by the Maharashtra Police on March 14 this year, after the Supreme Court dismissed his anticipatory bail plea.
Hindutva leader Ekbote was arrested by the Maharashtra Police on March 14, after the Supreme Court dismissed his anticipatory bail plea.
Bhima-Koregaon case: Samasta Hindi Aghadi executive president Milind Ekbote attacked in court premises
Milind Ekbote was arrested under charges of inciting the riot at Bhima-Koregan last Wednesday and was remanded to police custody till March 21.
He also demanded that the judicial commission, set up under retired Justice Jai Narayan Patel, to probe the Bhima-Koregaon violence be disbanded and a sitting judge be appointed to investigate the inc
The police had yesterday arrested Ekbote from his residence here, after the Supreme Court turned down his anticipatory bail plea.
Bhima Koregaon violence: Sambhaji Bhide says he had nothing to do with Bhima-Koregaon violence, says NCP MP
Milind Ekbote of Samast Hindu Aghadi and Sambhaji Bhide, the founder of Shiv Pratishthan Hindustan, are in the spotlight for allegedly "orchestrating" the violence.
Dalit organisations have sought arrest of the duo, accusing them of orchestrating the violence.
“Even though Sambaji Bhide Guruji and Milind Ekbote were not present at the site, they had incited the violence,” he said.