- Search results for Bhima Koregaon violence
The Maoist-backed conclave "aggravated" the violence at Koregaon Bhima on January 1, the charge sheet said.
Appearing before the commission in his capacity as a lawyer, Ambedkar represented M N Kamble, one of the witnesses to the violence.
The activists had moved a petition requesting the High Court to quash the FIRs lodged against them by the Pune police in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence.
The Bench stayed the Bombay High Court order, which had set aside the lower court's verdict allowing extension of time to the police to file the probe report against the rights activists
Romila Thapar along with four other activists had earlier filed a petition in the top court against the house-arrest of the five activists in Bhima Koregaon violence.
Bhide, a former Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activist who heads Shiv Pratishthan Hindustan, is an accused in the January 1 Bhima-Koregaon caste violence case.
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.
The bench said if there were some grave lapses, then it may consider the prayers like investigation by an SIT in the case.
Advocate Surendra Gadling, writer-editor Sudhir Dhawale, and activists Mahesh Raut and Rona Wilson participated in the strike.
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.