September 17, 2018 5:40 pm
Swami Agnivesh alleged that members of the Bharatiya Janata Party had assaulted him in Pakur and Delhi in July and August.
August 18, 2018 5:40 am
Police claimed that 30 companies of Delhi Police were deputed on the route, of which 650 personnel were in civil clothes. “Security arrangements were made on short notice and were overseen by the Police Commissioner.”
August 18, 2018 12:45 am
My ideal of social justice runs counter to the casteism of Sangh Parivar. But my disagreements are spiritual, not political.
August 17, 2018 3:35 pm
Social activist Swami Agnivesh was assaulted on Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg in New Delhi on Friday. He was reportedly on his way to pay tribute to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
August 03, 2018 10:19 pm
The activist was roughed up in Pakur district in Jharkhand on July 17, has also demanded that such people should be tried under the counter-terror law UAPA.
July 25, 2018 2:15 am
Agnivesh was attacked in Jharkhand’s Pakur on July 17, allegedly by youths who have links to BJP-affilated groups or the RSS.
July 24, 2018 11:10 am
An Indian Express investigation uncovers that all the attackers of Swami Agnivesh in Jharkhand were linked to the BJP or its affiliate organisations and an analysis of why Ravindra Jadeja can't be written off just yet.
July 24, 2018 10:15 am
Speaking to The Indian Express, Prasann Mishra, BJYM’s Pakur chief and one of those named in the FIR, said: “Agnivesh has been constantly issuing statements that are against the true spirit of nationalism. He supports Naxals.
July 19, 2018 3:08 am
Maintaining that “fascist tendencies are getting strong”, Agnivesh said, “It is time political parties got together and fought these tendencies at the political, and at the social, level. Otherwise, these tendencies will simply burn you.”
July 18, 2018 8:11 pm
Swami Agnivesh, known for his work against bonded labour, was punched, kicked and verbally abused by a mob on Tuesday outside a hotel in Jharkhand’s Pakur district, where he had gone to attend an event concerning the Paharia tribe.