On Monday, all 9 Muslim accused of September 2006 Malegaon blast case were discharged by a Mumbai court, according to ANI. The case was up for hearing in the court of Sessions judge VV Patil.
"I demand that action be taken against the investigating ATS officers for framing the youths in the case and ruining their lives by keeping them in jail," said Shaikh, a legislator from Malegaon from where the youths hailed.
The party cited a series of comments of Congress leaders and the then ministers to claim that whatever happened appeared to be a "deliberate attempt driven by vote bank politics and political prejudices".
A farmer from Garbad village in Malegaon taluka has been arrested for allegedly lacing carcass of a calf with poison following which a three-year-old leopard died after eating it
More than three months after special public prosecutor Rohini Salian first alleged that she was pressurized to go soft on the 2008 Malegaon blasts case, she has revealed the name of the officer who asked her to do so.
The Centre rubbished the Supreme Court allegations that sacked Special Public Prosecutor Rohini Salian was asked to "go soft" on the accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case.
National Investigation Agency on Thursday refuted claims made by its Special Public Prosecutor in the 2008 Malegaon blast case that the agency asked her to "go soft" on the accused, saying they had not been charge-sheeted so far, and denied any officer had met her to create "impediments" in her work.
In the first case registered under the new beef ban law in Maharashtra, three persons have been booked for allegedly slaughtering calves in Malegaon town of the district and search is on to trace them.
Former Union Minister Sharad Pawar has stressed on the need to carve a new minority district of Malegaon out of Nashik for proper development of the powerloom town.
Farmers and widows of farmers from Vidarbha region who committed suicide, will gather at Maregaon town around 70 km from Yavatmal on Monday for a 'chai pe charcha' to highlight their demands.
The doctor was trapped in a sting operation by an NGO which sent a decoy patient to the sonography centre last night.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Wednesday filed its charge sheet against four men, accused in the 2006 Malegaon bomb blast case, before a Special MCOCA court, officials said.
NIA, seeking extension of his custody, had said he was one of the planters of the explosives and a key conspirator.
The agency arrested a person touted as planter of explosives in communally-sensitive powerloom Malegaon township on 8 September, 2006 which left 35 people dead.
The Supreme Court refused to grant interim bail to all the accused in the case.
Abu Jundal has told interrogators that after the Maharashtra ATS had seized a arms haul in Aurangabad in 2006, he managed to escape to Pakistan via Bangladesh with the help of two Indian operatives of the terror organisation.
An internal army inquiry reveals that the army officer accused of masterminding the blasts may have been working undercover. But that finding raises a much bigger and thornier question on the role of the military intelligence.
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