Friday, 20 May, 2022
TopicPalghar lynching

Topic: palghar lynching

SC asks Maharashtra Police to file fresh charge sheet on record in Palghar lynching case

The bench was hearing pleas including one filed by Shri Panch Dashban Juna Akhara sadhus & family of deceased seers, alleging that the probe was conducted in a biased manner.

Action initiated against policemen in Palghar lynching case, Maharashtra govt tells SC

The state government said it had last month filed an affidavit saying that action has been taken against 18 personnel, ranging from dismissal from service to salary cuts.

RSS-backed NGO blames Left-wing, Christian missionary groups for Palghar lynching

Vivek Vichar Manch’s fact-finding inquiry reports says the incident was not spontaneous, and that ‘real culprits aligned to Left-wing or other political parties are not yet touched’.

Maharashtra CID files chargesheet against two minors in Palghar lynching case

Till now, 154 people have been arrested and 11 juveniles detained in connection with the incident in which 3 men were lynched in April on their way to Surat during the lockdown.

SC asks Maharashtra govt what action it has taken against policemen in Palghar lynching case

Maharashtra govt has opposed a batch of petitions filed in SC seeking transfer of Palghar lynching case to a central investigation agency.

‘Baaghi’ Pilot case in court & on ABP News, ‘murder ki saza’ for Palghar on News Nation

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HC stays FIRs against Arnab Goswami, says sword of Damocles can’t hang over a journalist

The Bombay High Court said no coercive steps should be taken against Arnab Goswami until further orders.

SC notice to Maharashtra on pleas seeking CBI, NIA probe into Palghar lynching case

While one petition has sought a CBI probe, the other wants the NIA to take over the investigation in the case. 

VHP to send fact-finding team to Palghar to probe ‘Christian missionary angle’ in lynching 

VHP claims its team will also investigate the possibility of ‘Communists being involved’ in the lynching that left two sadhus and their driver dead.  

Pro-Hindutva groups see ‘larger conspiracy’ in Palghar killings, want CBI probe

Atul Jog, senior RSS pracharak, says it’s clear that all those who oppose religious conversions and anti-national forces are being targeted specifically.

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