Swami was questioned in the case in the past as well.
The journalists wrote separate letters to the Chief Justices of the Supreme Court and Bombay High Court and the Maharashtra Chief Minister calling for his release
He surrendered before the National Investigation Agency in Delhi last month. The agency brought him here on Tuesday.
The court has sent the Bhima-Koregaon incident accused to judicial custody till May 8.
Pawar will have to appear before the commission in Mumbai, as the scheduled hearing by the commission was shifted there in view of coronavirus outbreak.
The state govt, in an application filed before the court, objected to transferring all the court records, seized articles from the file of this court to an NIA court in Mumbai.
The NIA had filed a petition in the Pune sessions court on January 29 seeking transfer of the case to the agency's court in Mumbai.
The commission also sought that all records on phone, mobile records, police control room records, wireless records of the day are called.
Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and Home Minister Anil Deshmukh held a review meeting on the case with senior police officials in Mumbai on Thursday.
Senior NCP leader Jitendra Awhad said the police should not misguide the government.
Ekbote was arrested in March 2018 for instigating and orchestrating violence on January 1 last year at Koregaon Bhima village in Pune.
However, these cases don't involve cases filed against the activists arrested for charges of sedition and for having links with the outlawed Maoist organizations.
Justice A M Khanwilkar read out the verdict for himself and the CJI, while Justice D Y Chandrachud said he was unable to agree with the view of the two judges.
A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud was told how a person currently in jail could write or receive letters.
Body of Sakat (19), a Dalit, was found floating in a well near rehabilitation site for the violence victims near Bhima-Koregaon in April this year.