Bhima-Koregaon violence

Maoists conspired to carry out 'Rajiv Gandhi-like' assassination of Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Pune Police told a court on Thursday that they seized a letter from the residence of one of the five persons they had arrested in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon violence.

published on : 8th June 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Civil society organisations come together to condemn the arrests

Participants expressed concern about recent 'tendency of the government of branding people as anti-nationalists if they support the cause of Dalits' and also demanded the release of those arrested.

published on : 7th June 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Bombay High Court refuses interim relief to murder-accused trio

After hearing brief arguments in the case yesterday, vacation judge Bharati Dangre said there was no urgency in the matter and adjourned the bail pleas for further hearing next month.

published on : 10th May 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Prime accused Milind Ekbote granted bail by Pune court

Hindutva leader Ekbote was arrested by the Maharashtra Police on March 14 this year, after the Supreme Court dismissed his anticipatory bail plea.

published on : 19th April 2018

Right-wing bodies protest for withdrawal of Bhima-Koregaon violence case against Hindutva leader Sambhaji Bhide

Members of various right-wing organisations assembled near the riverbed near the historic Shaniwarwada for the protest, a day after the police denied them permission to hold a march.

published on : 28th March 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence case: Prakash Ambedkar demands Sambhaji Bhide's arrest by Mar 26 

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

published on : 15th March 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Milind Ekbote in police custody till March 19 

The police had yesterday arrested Ekbote from his residence here, after the Supreme Court turned down his anticipatory bail plea.

published on : 15th March 2018

Jignesh Mevani not responsible for Bhima-Koregaon violence: Union minister Ramdas Athawale

Athawale, a prominent Dalit leader, said there was tension in the area even prior to the 200th anniversary of the Bhima-Koregaon battle on January 1.

published on : 6th January 2018

Bhima-Koregaon Gram Panchayat denies existence of casteism in region

Member of the Bhima-Koregaon Gram Panchayat said that they would not get involved in any kind of violence and inflict atrocities, which could harm their own people.

published on : 5th January 2018

Maharashtra violence accused Sambhaji alleges 'conspiracy' by Prakash Ambedkar, wants probe

This comes after Ambedkar alleged that Hindu Ekta Aghadi and Shivraj Pratishthan were responsible for instigating violence against the Dalit community, in which a youth was killed.

published on : 5th January 2018