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Malegaon blast case witness turns hostile, tells court he never gave a statement to state ATS

July 26, 2022 7:25 am

The witness told court Monday that even though he knew Purohit, he had not given the statement that is part of the ATS chargesheet.

Malegaon case: 19th witness turns hostile

March 25, 2022 12:54 am

The witness, a former Armyman, told the court that while he knew accused Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit as he was his neighbour at the Army Educational Corps Training College and Centre in Panchmarhi, he did not recognise any other accused.

Malegaon blast case: 17th witness turns hostile, says ATS pressured him

February 04, 2022 5:03 am

The witness told the court that he was illegally detained by ATS officials three-four times. He claimed that he was assaulted, threatened on gunpoint and directed to take names of RSS members.

Malegaon blast case to be heard daily from today

December 04, 2020 12:18 am

Directing all accused to appear before it on December 19, the special court conducting the 2008 Malegaon blast trial said on Thursday that the case will be heard daily from Friday.

Malegaon blast case: MP Pragya Thakur fails to appear in court

December 03, 2020 2:32 pm

The lawyers told the court that their clients were absent due to the COVID-19 situation. The court then directed all the accused to be present before it on December 19.

Malegaon blast case: Purohit supports NIA, seeks in-camera trial

September 04, 2019 2:11 am

Purohit, through his lawyer Shrikant Shivade, on Tuesday submitted before the special NIA court that an open trial would mean access to all, including “gangsters and terrorists”.

Malegaon blast case: NIA seeks in-camera court proceedings

August 03, 2019 10:34 am

The trial in the case began in October last year after a special court framed charges under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) against Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit, Pragya Thakur and others.

Malegaon blast case: Pragya Thakur gets day's exemption from appearance for ill health

June 10, 2019 9:32 pm

Pragya Thakur had appeared before the court, which is presently conducting trial in the blast case against her and six others, last week for the first time after winning the Lok Sabha elections from Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh.

Malegaon blast case: HC stays NIA court order

February 21, 2019 1:47 am

The Bombay HC stayed the special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court order to use photocopies of missing witnesses’ statements related to the 2008 Malegaon blast case as secondary evidence in place of the original statements that had gone missing in 2016.

Malegaon blast case: Trial court order to permit photocopies as secondary evidence not valid, says HC

January 24, 2019 3:51 am

In January, 2017, the trial court had allowed the NIA to use available copies as secondary evidence in place of papers that have gone missing.