2008 Malegaon blasts case

2008 Malegaon blasts case News

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, Purohit back NIA plea for restrain on reporting trial

The NIA had last week sought for the proceedings in the trial to be held “in-camera”.

Malegaon blasts: No labels of my signature on the two motorcycles, says witness

Asked if it was difficult to identify the motorcycles as they were not labelled, the witness said: “It is correct to say that it is difficult to identify articles without the labels.”


Malegaon blast 2008: Special court to hear plea of Lt Col Prasad Purohit, others against prosecution sanction next week onwards

The court will hear the accused on point of sanction under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act from September 10.

All acquitted in 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case: NIA loses another right-wing terror case

Given here is a brief list of cases the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has lost in recent times.

2006 & 2008 Malegaon blasts: Discharged in one case, two await verdict in the other

Currently, two Mumbai courts are hearing the cases pertaining to both the Malegaon blasts.

Kin of missing Indore man picked up by ATS in 2008 seek CM’s sanction to prosecute officers

On November 24, 2008, Swaroop filed a Habeas Corpus petition before the Indore High Court which eventually asked the CBI to investigate the matter.


SC seeks response from Centre, Maharashtra govt, NIA on petitions in 2008 Malegaon blasts case

Senior advocates Kapil Sibal and Indira Jaising sought an immediate intervention, contending accused were being granted bail either in the absence of the prosecution or with its consent.

NIA to oppose bail in SC, seek custody of Purohit, Pragya

Further, the NIA will seek to counter an argument by the accused regarding the delay in beginning the trial.

Sadhvi Pragya seeks bail to perform father’s last rites

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur,prime accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case,will move a “temporary bail application” Sunday to carry out final rites of her father Chandrapal Singh,who died Saturday after prolonged illness.

Again,Sadhvi bail plea rejected

Rejecting Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur’s medical conditions as the ground for her to be let off,the Special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act court on Monday rejected her bail application.