The two-member Koregaon Bhima Commission of Inquiry, headed by retired Justice J N Patel, is probing the causes of the violence, in which one person died and several others were injured.
Ashok Athavale, a Dalit man whose house and shop in Sanaswadi village were torched during the Koregaon Bhima violence on January 1, 2018, deposed before the Koregaon Bhima Commission of Inquiry on Thursday. Read more
Landmark Judgments Of Justice Muralidhar In Delhi High Court
Justice Dr S Muralidhar received an astounding farewell from the members of the Delhi High Court Bar Association on Thursday, on the occasion of his transfer to Punjab and Haryana High Court …
In a judgment explaining the first principles of criminal procedure in relation to arrest and remand, a division bench led by Justice Muralidhar quashed the transit warrant issued by a Delhi Magistrate for the arrest of Gautam Navlakha by Maharashtra police in the sensational Bhima Koregaon case. Read more
Deshmukh: 348 cases related to Koregaon Bhima withdrawn so far
Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Thursday told the Legislative Council that 348 cases related to the Koregaon Bhima violence have been withdrawn by the state government so far He said this in response to a query by Congress legislator Sharad Ranpise. Read more
Bhima-Koregaon inquiry panel to summon Sharad Pawar
NCP Chief to be summoned based on a plea before the Commission which says Sharad Pawar has relevant and additional information, apart from what he has already shared in his 2018 affidavit filed before the panel.
The Koregaon Bhima Inquiry Commission has decided to summon NCP chief Sharad Pawar for deposition in the case of caste violence near here in 2018. Read more
Bhima-Koregaon violence was pre-planned, claims Nawab Malik
“The Bhima Koregaon incident was pre-planned. The main culprits are Manohar Bhide and Milind Ekbote. The then government gave protection to them. Definitely there is a judicial inquiry and report will come. The government will definitely take action against those who are responsible,” Malik told ANI. Read more
Sharad Pawar Implicating Hindutvawadis In Koregaon-Bhima Case: Devendra Fadnavis
New Delhi: BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday alleged that NCP chief Sharad Pawar was trying to implicate “Hindutvawadis” (Hindutva supporters) in the Koregaon-Bhima violence case despite the absence of any concrete evidence. Read more
Maharashtra Water Resources Minister Jayant Patil said the state government can carry out an independent inquiry in the Elgar Parishad case despite the probe being taken over the by the NIA.
Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Friday said the previous government in the state termed those opposed to their policies as ‘urban Naxals’ and foisted cases against intellectuals, poets and thinkers. Read more
Deshmukh: Pune cops connected to case will be quizzed if they were under pressure from top
State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Thursday said all top Pune police officials connected to the Elgaar Parishad case will be questioned. “We will question all top Pune police officials in connection with the Elgaar Parishad case, to find the truth behind registering the case against activists…,” Deshmukh told The Indian Express when asked about the repeated criticism of Pune police by NCP chief Sharad Pawar. Read more
Sharad Pawar’s sharp criticism of senior police officials indicates that home minister Amit Shah will face a tough fight as the NIA tries to investigate the case.
NAGPUR, Maharashtra — The role of senior Maharashtra police officials who handled the Bhima Koregaon-Elgaar Parishad cases is under scrutiny after Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Sharad Pawar once again took direct aim at them on Tuesday. Read more
Notice to extern VBA leader for Koregaon Bhima linked violence
Kolhapur: Two years after violence erupted in Kolhapur in Kolhapur in the wake of the Koregaon Bhima incident, police have served externment notice to Vanchit Bahujan Aaghadi (VBA) leader Anil Mhamane. Police said the notice was served on the basis intelligence report. Read more