The action comes amid a raging row over BJP Lok Sabha MP Pragya Singh Thakur's remarks on Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
Wearing saffron caps, the Hindu outfit members had performed garlanded Godse and Apte’s pictures, performed their puja and arti, besides singing bhajans in their memory at the Mahasabha’s office.
The Hindu outfit also wrote to CM Kamal Nath demanding inclusion of Nathuram Godse’s last recorded statements in school curriculum.
Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha has also demanded 'martyr' status for Kar Sevaks killed in 1992 and during other endeavours for kar seva.
On the reasons for the murder, the ATS said primary investigation reveals that they had committed the crime in retribution to purported statements by Tiwari.
The three arrested accused were identified as Maulana Sheikh Salim, 24, a worker at a saree shop, Faizan, a 21-year-old shoe shop worker, and tailor Rashid Ahmad alias Rashad Pathan, 23.
Tiwari (45), leader of the lesser-known Hindu Samaj Party (HSP) who was earlier associated with a faction of the Hindu Mahasabha, was killed at his home in Lucknow on Friday.
Soon after walking in, the assailants opened the box, took out the firearm and sprayed Kamlesh Tiwari with bullets and fled.
The top court is hearing a batch of petitions filed by, Hindu and Muslim and others sides, challenging the 2010 Allahabad High Court judgment, which divided the disputed site into three equal parts.
Hindu Mahasabha activists send letters written in blood to PM demanding action on celebs who wrote against mob lynching
The letter has been written as a sign of protest against the letter written by more than 40 filmmakers and artistes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
A bench headed by CJI said, 'Let a Muslim woman come and challenge it. Then we will consider.'
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan demanded arrest of Hindu Mahasabha leader who threatened veteran actor Kamal Haasan.