2008 Malegaon blasts

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Malegaon blasts: Journalists’ plea can’t be allowed, says NIA

The agency’s reply came on an application by the NIA filed by journalists, including from The Indian Express, on August 5, opposing the restrain sought on publication of any proceedings in the trial.

2008 Malegaon case: Court rejects Prasad Purohit’s plea for Army custody

Purohit had filed an application in May stating that he was apprehensive about his security in Taloja central prison and should be transferred to the custody of the Indian Army.


In Ujjain for holy dip, Sadhvi Pragya praises ‘patriot’ PM Modi

Before leaving Bhopal and soon after reaching Ujjain, she hit out at MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for delaying her holy dip in the Kshipra

The Malegaon U-turn: Army letter to ex-ATS chief says Purohit didn’t keep superiors in loop

Defending Purohit, a source close to him claimed that the letter was chosen selectively by the previous investigators to put him in the dock.

NIA doesn’t have right to issue clean chit to Malegaon blasts accused: Salman Khurshid

Political analyst Tehseen Poonawalla said that the BJP is systematically dismantling the constitution of the country by shielding and protecting the real culprits in the Malegaon blasts case.

In two years, over 16 booked by Maharashtra ATS let off by courts

Of the 13 originally booked by the ATS, only four were held guilty under serious charges of terrorism while six others were given a sentence between three to 10 years.


The Malegaon U-turn: I was confident of a clean chit, says Sadhvi Pragya

Jha alleged that the Congress government in Maharashtra wanted to eliminate Thakur when she was in police custody.

The Malegaon U-turn: Purohit remains ‘key’ accused but evidence weakened without MCOCA

Purohit has been maintaining that he attended the meetings as part of intelligence gathering as military intelligence officer and that he had reported details of his infiltration into the group to his seniors in the Army.

Both Muslims, Hindus arrested in Malegaon blasts innocent: Thane blast convict

"I would say that even the remaining ten Hindu accused including Lt. Col Prasad Purohit are also innocent and have been falsely implicated,” said Bhave, while speaking to The Indian Express.

The Malegaon U-turn: Witnesses who demolished the ATS case

NIA says several witnesses claimed ATS threatened them to implicate accused, has also cited two witnesses to claim explosives were ‘planted’ at Purohit’s house

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2008 Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya Thakur charged with terror conspiracy murder

A special NIA court charged all seven accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case with terror conspiracy, murder and other related offences. This includes Lt Col Prasad Purohit and Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur.