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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

Malegaon blast case: After Shrikant Purohit, bail for retired Major Ramesh Upadhyay

“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.

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Court rejects Malegaon blast accused’s plea to add ‘Shri’ to name

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.

IPS officer on deputation to NIA repatriated

Inspector General of Police (NIA) Sanjeev Singh said the officer had made a request for repatriation.

2008 Malegaon blasts probe: PMO hand in NIA U-turn, says Congress

Demands SC-monitored probe, says Samjhauta case next to be diluted.

Malegaon blast case: Maha ATS used torture to extract confession, says NIA

NIA said "dubious" methods adopted during investigation by ATS become crystal clear from the disappearance of one of the main witness.

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