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kopardi case


Kopardi rape-murder case: Bombay HC judge recuses from hearing convicts' pleas against death sentence

October 06, 2021 11:07 am

The three men had in July 2016 brutally raped and murdered a 14-year-old girl in Ahmednagar district’s Kopardi village.

Ambedkar death anniversary: Devendra Fadnavis, Ramdas Athavale to address rally at Shivaji Park today

December 06, 2017 2:40 am

Every December 6, which marks the death anniversary of Ambedkar, people from across Maharashtra and various parts of India come to Chityabhoomi at Shivaji Park to pay tribute to the champion of Dalit rights.

Kopardi rape and murder case: Death sentence awarded to all three convicts

November 29, 2017 3:55 pm

The court had on November 18, held main acused Jitendra Babubal Shinde alias Pappu (21) and co-accused Santosh Gorakh Bhaval (29) and Nitin Bhailume (28)  guilty in the case.

Two tales of two very different murder trials, a Dalit and a Maratha

November 29, 2017 9:29 am

Can caste make a difference in the manner in which rape and murder trials are perceived and conducted? Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra has one answer

Kopardi case: My girl also had a future, but they killed her, they should be hanged, says mother

November 22, 2017 8:41 am

Looking at the memorial constructed at Kopardi in the memory of her daughter, the mother said, “I miss my girl. If she had survived, her future would also have been bright."

Kopardi girl’s rape-murder: hearing on quantum of punishment

November 22, 2017 8:35 am

Defence lawyer pleads for leniency on the grounds that ‘He is educated, poor, a Dalit... is still studying and has no criminal record, key accused says someone else killed the girl.

Kopardi rape-and-murder case: Defence lawyer pleads for leniency as hearing begins on quantum of punishment

November 21, 2017 5:00 pm

On November 18, key accused Jitendra Shinde, co-accused Santosh Bhaval and Nitin Bhailume were held guilty on charges of rape and murder

Kopardi rape and murder case: Maharashtra court holds three men guilty

November 18, 2017 7:35 pm

The incident turned out to be the trigger for the silent marches (mook morcha) by the Marathas across the state as the victim belonged to the community, while the culprits are Dalits.

Kopardi case: Defence seeks nod to examine Ujjwal Nikam

June 23, 2017 2:40 am

According to Khopade, the list includes advocate Ujjwal Nikam. The court has asked Nikam and others to file their response.