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.
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.
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”.
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.
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.
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.
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.
September 27, 2017 4:08 am
“Once I get a copy of the order, I will manage the documents as well as the surety (amount) to meet the bail conditions,” Vishal, enrolled in final year of LLB, told The Indian Express on Tuesday.
July 26, 2017 2:59 am
Meanwhile, Dwivedi moved another application, claiming he should not be known as Dayanand Pandey as that was an identity wrongly given to him by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad when they arrested him in 2008. He has also filed a discharge application, claiming his was a case of mistaken identity.
July 23, 2016 2:24 pm
Inspector General of Police (NIA) Sanjeev Singh said the officer had made a request for repatriation.