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Narendra Dabholkar


The long and complicated trail to finding Dabholkar's 'murder weapon'

March 06, 2020 1:09 am

In 2018, the agency named Sachin Andure and Sharad Kalaskar as the two shooters, who allegedly opened fire at Dabholkar on the morning of August 20 in 2013, and arrested them.

Dabholkar murder case: CBI to probe if pistol found in creek among weapons dumped by shooter

March 06, 2020 1:11 am

Officials said the recovered weapon will be examined by the forensic and and ballistic experts to ascertain whether it was linked to the murder of Dr Dabholkar.

Dabholkar, Pansare murders: Inform in a month when trial will begin, Bombay HC directs probe agencies

February 14, 2020 3:20 am

Narendra Dabholkar, a rationalist, was shot dead in Pune on August 20, 2013, while Govind Pansare was shot on February 16, 2015, near his house in Kolhapur in western Maharashtra.

Dabholkar murder case: State gives nod to prosecute Punalekar, Bhave and Tawade under UAPA

January 31, 2020 4:42 am

According to the CBI, Andure and Kalaskar were the two assailants who had shot Dabholkar dead on August 20, 2013, on the V R Shinde bridge near Omkareshwar temple in Pune. Both of them were arrested in August 2018. Kalaskar is also an accused in the Gauri Lankesh murder case.

Dabholkar’s murder, six years on: Even if you shoot us dead, we will continue to work, says son

August 20, 2019 4:03 am

Holding banners of “Jawab Do, Who Killed Dabholkar”, activists condemned the murder and said they will continue to enlighten the masses against superstitions in the society.

‘Sanatan Sanstha member Bhave played key role in Dabholkar murder’

August 14, 2019 1:58 am

The court was hearing the bail application of Bhave (34), who was arrested along with Mumbai-based lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar (53) by the CBI in May.

Foreign agency roped in to trace arms used in Dabholkar case: CBI tells HC

August 09, 2019 3:57 pm

CBI counsel and Additional Solicitor General Anil Singh told a bench of justices S C Dharmadhikari and G S Patel that experts from the agency will reach India on Sunday.

Lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar granted bail in Dabholkar murder case

July 06, 2019 10:49 am

While granting Sanjeev Punalekar the bail, the court said that he will have to be present before CBI on every Monday and Tuesday and will not be allowed to travel abroad.

Dabholkar murder case: Sanjiv Punalekar quizzing gave relevant info, CBI tells court

June 24, 2019 5:49 am

The court remanded Sanjiv Punalekar to judicial custody till July 6. The court said it will hear his bail application on June 25.

On arrested lawyer’s laptop, CBI finds 'Dabholkar folder, letter with observations about judge in Nallasopara explosives case’

June 21, 2019 10:41 am

A lawyer, Sanjiv Punalekar, has been accused of advising Sharad Kalaskar, one of the two alleged shooters of Dabholkar, on how to dismantle the firearm used in the murder. Kalaskar is also an accused in the 2017 murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh.