Bhima Koregaon case: Bombay HC extends relief from arrest to Gautam Navlakha, Anand Teltumbde and Stan Swamy till Thursday
The court will hear on Thursday the petitions filed by the three activists, challenging the FIR registered against them by Pune Police on 1 January in connection with Bhima Koregaon violence.
Bhima Koregaon case: Bombay HC extends relief from arrest for Gautam Navlakha, Anand Teltumbde, Stan Swamy till 21 Nov
Last month, the Bombay High Court had directed the Pune Police not to take any coercive action against the activists or arrest them in the Bhima Koregaon case.
'Dissent is safety valve of democracy': No jail, but house arrest for 5 activists, says Supreme Court; next hearing on 6 Sept
Dealing a blow to the Maharashtra Police, the apex court questioned it for arresting the activists nine months after the violence between Dalits and upper caste Peshwas in Koregaon-Bhima village near Pune following the Elgar Parishad, or conclave, on 31 December, 2017.
Bhima Koregaon raids: Romila Thapar, four others move SC against arrests of activists; plea to be heard by CJI Dipak Misra
Prominent historian Romila Thapar on Wednesday filed a petition in the Supreme Court against the arrests of Left-wing activists in the case of the Bhima Koregaon violence.
Bhima Koregaon raids: Writ seeks activist Sudha Bharadwaj's release, calls police action 'assault on liberals'
The raids on activists by the Maharashtra Police were part of the investigation into the Bhima Koregaon violence and based on an FIR filed in Pune.
Bhima-Koregaon probe: Full text of joint statement by activists, intellectuals condemning the raids and arrests
Maharashtra Police carried out raids at the homes of prominent Left-wing activists across the country and arrested five of them in suspicion of having Maoist links
Bhima-Koregaon probe: Activists Varavara Rao, Sudha Bharadwaj, Vernon Gonsalves, among others, detained
The Pune Police on Tuesday conducted searches at the residences of prominent activists across the country for their suspected Maoist links.