2006 Malegaon blast

2006 Malegaon blast News

Malegaon blast victim’s father seeks court directions for ATS to assist NIA in trial

So far, over 100 witnesses have deposed in the case, including witnesses whose statements were recorded by the ATS.

Malegaon blast case: Court rejects plea, Purohit to face trial under UAPA

The special court on Saturday rejected an application filed by Purohit and arguments put forth by other accused that UAPA was not applicable in this case.


Another accused in Malegaon blast case granted bail by special court

The NIA charge sheet, which described Kulkarni as a social worker, said he was part of various meetings along with the other accused, including one held in Faridabad where the formation of a ‘Hindu government’ at the Centre was allegedly discussed.

Malegaon blast case: 'I am happy, want to return to my family, says Lt Col Purohit

"I am a simple army man, I love my uniform. I will not comment on politicians and political parties", Purohit was quoted as saying. 

Evidence against Purohit, not Thakur in Malegaon blast: NIA

In an affidavit filed in the apex court on a plea by Purohit, who is seeking bail, the NIA said it had not objected to bail being granted to Thakur as it had not found sufficient evidence against her. "It is not correct to say that the high court..." it said.

2008 Malegaon blast case: Court denies blast accused honorific prefix, 'Shri' to his name

Twelve people, including Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit, were arrested in connection with the blast.


2006 Malegaon blast case: NIA court rejects bail plea of 4 accused

The court will now proceed to file charges against the four accused and has adjourned the matter till June 20.

2006 Malegaon blast: NIA seeks rejection of accused’s plea

THE National Investigating Agency (NIA) has sought rejection of the application filed by an accused, an alleged member of a Hindu extremist group, in the 2006 Malegoan blast case opposing the discharge plea of nine Muslim men. The investigators had earlier arrested nine Muslim men, however the NIA, after it took over the probe, found […]

R R Patil tells CBI to revisit Malegaon case

Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil on Monday shot off a letter to the CBI asking it to take a relook at the 2006 Malegaon blast following the reported confession of Swami Aseemanand,who is in Rajasthan ATS’s custody.