Bhima Koregaon violence

Bhima Koregaon clash: Pawar blames Fadnavis

The commission, set up by the state government, is looking into the reasons behind the violence that claimed a life and injured many on January 1, 2018.

published on : 6th May 2022

Bhima-Koregaon case: Eminent citizens seek SIT probe into arrest of activists

Senior advocate Anand Grover claimed that the investigation is 'unfair, biased and deficient' as indicated by 'illegalities' in search of the houses of the activists.

published on : 19th September 2018

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.

published on : 19th September 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Supreme Court extends house arrest of rights activists till September 19

The bench said if there were some grave lapses, then it may consider the prayers like investigation by an SIT in the case.

published on : 17th September 2018

Rights activist Anand Teltumbde demands probe into Bhima Koregaon violence

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.

published on : 11th September 2018

Some arrested activists held meetings abroad: Maharashtra police

There is a reference to the meetings in Paris and some other countries in the letters recovered from activists arrested in June and this week, police said.

published on : 31st August 2018

People in Gautam Navlakha’s locality have mixed reactions about his arrest

'They (Navlakha’s family) are kind to me. Their children are also respectful. I am shocked to know they are linked with wrong people; it’s hard to believe,' Prasad, a tea seller in that area.

published on : 30th August 2018

SC says dissent 'safety valve' of democracy, orders house arrest of accused activists

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra questioned the Maharashtra police for arresting these persons after around nine months of the Bhima-Koregaon incident.

published on : 29th August 2018

Government trying to 'silence' masses: Prakash Ambedkar on arrest of activists

He said those raising voices against the government were NGOs and non-political organisations, but had their roots in the masses.

published on : 29th August 2018

Arrest of activists ploy to divert attention from failures of BJP governments: Mayawati slams 'government terror'

The BSP chief said the government was trying to intimidate poets, lawyers, activists, human rights advocates, professors and intellectuals.

published on : 29th August 2018

Activists' arrests: NHRC slaps notice on Maharashtra government

Tuesday's arrest of five rights activists from different parts of India, triggered a massive outcry.

published on : 29th August 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Historian Romila Thapar, four others move SC against rights activists' arrest, hearing at 3.45 PM

The petitioners have further urged the SC to direct an independent probe into the arrest and have also requested that the Maharashtra government gives an explanation for 'sweeping round of arrest'.

published on : 29th August 2018

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 victim challenges accused Milind Ekbote's bail in Bombay High Court

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.

published on : 11th May 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

Victim of Bhima Koregaon violence found dead in well

A 19-year-old Dalit woman, whose house had been burnt during the violence at Bhima Koregaon in Pune district earlier this year.

published on : 23rd April 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
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