Later in the evening, he was taken to Chhattisgarh where the original offense has been registered and he would be kept in a jail in that state till his bail hearing, his lawyers said.
While NCP leader and Maharashtra minister Jitendra Awhad has targeted Kolhe over the issue, opposition BJP sought to know the actor-turned-MP's "exact stand on Godse".
Kundara MLA P C Vishnunadh has demanded to set up a Gandhian Centre for Studies and Research at Panmana Ashram, one of the few places where Gandhiji stayed when he arrived in Kerala.
Today the government spending, investments, agriculture and trade are firmly above pre-pandemic levels. Consumption, especially, in certain segments require a healing touch.
Kalicharan’s lawyer moved the bail application in the court of additional district judge Vikram P Chandra, who said the allegations against the self-styled religious leader was of serious nature.
Kalicharan was arrested for making derogatory remarks against Mahatma Gandhi and praising his assassin Nathuram Godse at a Dharam Sansad in Raipur on December 26.
While Tagore had called Gandhi a Mahatma, Bose, despite ideological differences, referred to Gandhi as Father of Nation during a radio broadcast from Rangoon in 1944, Baghel pointed out.
Acting on a specific input, the Raipur police apprehended the seer from a rented room near Bageshwar Dham, located around 25 km from Khajuraho town in MP.
Kalicharan, after an FIR was lodged against him in Raipur, reiterated his assertions against Gandhi in a video clip issued from an unidentified place and said he wouldn’t regret the remarks.
The Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU) has come into an understanding with the Cambridge University Press to help its faculty and PhD scholars get their articles published for free.
Kalicharan Maharaj alias Abhijit Sarag, a resident of Shivajinagar in old city area of Akola, made the remarks on Sunday during an event at Raipur in Chhattisgarh.
The Maharashtra-based preacher made these remarks from the stage on the concluding day of the two-day Dharam Sansad held in the state capital.
The Wayanad Lok Sabha member's remarks came after a section of Hindu religious leaders sang paeans to Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, at a religious congregation in Raipur.
Around two dozen religious leaders from across Chhattisgarh and other states had gathered at Dharam Sansad where the Hindus were exhorted to get ready for creating a 'Hindu Rashtra'.
It was constructed under the MGNREGS with Rs 8 lakh funded by the District Rural Development Agency. Sources said rain exposed the poor construction work.