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Elgar Parishad case: Accused not produced in court despite order, lawyers ask why

Pune City Police have till now booked 23 persons in the case and alleged that all the accused are active members of the banned outfit CPI-Maoist.

Elgar Parishad case: Medha Patkar slams govt for ‘framing Sudha Bharadwaj, others as urban Naxals’

Patkar had visited Shivajinagar Court to meet Sudha Bharadwaj, arrested in connection with the Elgaar Parishad case for her alleged links with the banned CPI-Maoist, but was unable to meet her as none of the accused in this case was produced before the court.


Elgar Parishad case: Citing booklet by accused, prosecutor says he tried to ‘create hatred towards govt’

Police claim that the event was organised by channelling funds from the CPI-Maoist and speeches and programmes at the conclave played a role in triggering violence at Koregaon Bhima the next day, January 1, 2018.

Pune Police charges Sudha Bharadwaj, others in Elgar Parishad case

The case is that the speeches made at the Elgar Parishad conclave here on December 31, 2017, which was allegedly funded by Maoists, "aggravated" the violence near Koregaon Bhima war memorial in Pune district the next day.

Shiv Sena slams those behind Elgar meet, equates them with Al-Qaeda

Shiv Sena said constant attacks on police, administration and law, raising doubts over the state government and demoralising people is the strategy of militant organisation Al-Qaeda.

Elgar Parishad: Gautam Navlakha gets interim protection from arrest

The court granted the protection after it was informed that a special leave petition filed by the Maharashtra government in the case will be heard by the Supreme Court on February 8.


Elgar Parishad-Koregaon Bhima case: Violence a deep-rooted conspiracy, says HC

The police had alleged that inflammatory speeches and provocative statements made by several activists during the Elgar Parishad conclave had contributed to the violence that broke out around Koregaon Bhima village the next day, January 1.

Bhima Koregaon violence: Activist Anand Teltumbde plea to quash FIR rejected by Bombay HC

The bench has heard a bunch of petitions filed in the case by Teltumbde and his co-accused Navlakha, who was arrested in August by the Pune police for his alleged links to "Maoists" and an event, Elgar Parishad, held on December 31 last year.

Sudha Bharadwaj seeks jail facilities ‘as promised to Vijay Mallya by state and central govt’

In her submission before the court, Sudha Bharadwaj's lawyer told the court about her illnesses and sought proper food, medication and other care.

Elgaar Parishad case: Activist Sudha Bharadwaj, 2 others sent to police custody till November 6

The other two activists-- Vernon Gonsalves and Arun Ferreira-- were also remanded in the police custody till November 6.