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NIA Arrests 3 persons In Connection with Bhima Koregaon Case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested Sagar Tatyaram Gorkhe, Ramesh Murlidhar Gaichor and Jyoti Raghoba Jagtap in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case. They are members of Kabir Kala Manch, a frontal organization of banned terrorist organization CPI (Maoist),…

Maoist ‘Cut-off Area’ in Odisha Finally Gets Mobile Network Connectivity

Odisha’s remote ‘Swabhiman Anchal’, the hotbed of Maoists in the state got access to mobile network connectivity on Monday, with the district administration urging the Left Wing Extremists to avoid violence and return to the mainstream. Water on three sides…

Two Maoists martyred in exchange of fire in Telangana

Two Maoists were martyred in an “exchange of fire” between them and the police in Bhadradri Kothagudem district of Telangana on Monday afternoon, police said. The incident occurred in Cherla at around 3 PM when special Police parties were combing…

NIA summons Varavara Rao’s son-in-laws to appear before 9 September

Two son-in-laws of Varavara Rao, who has been arrested in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case, on Monday, said the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has issued them notices seeking their appearance before the agency. K Satyanarayana, professor at the city-based…

Not connected With Bhima Koregaon Case, Being Harassed: Professor Partho Sarothi Ray

The scientist and social activist on Sunday said he had nothing to do with the incident and the probe agency was trying to “harass him, as has been the case with other intellectuals”. Mr Ray also said that there was…

Vigilant over Possible Maoist Movement in Jangalmahal West Bengal

Almost a decade after Maoist presence shrunk from the tribal-dominated Jangalmahal district of West Bengal after three years of disturbance, police are probing possible movement of the left wing extremists (LWE) and reports of them making a comeback in the…

Tirupati MLA Demands Release of Varavara Rao

The governing characters at the centre and in the state have been bending muscles with one another over the release of Viplava Rachayithala Sangham (Revolutionary Writer’s Association) member Varavara Rao, who remains a political prisoner jailed at a prison at…

Bhima Koregaon case: Family members of social activists, lawyers hold virtual meet

All activists were arrested by Pune police claiming their involvement in the violence, which took place against Dalits gathered at Bhima Koregaon on January 1, 2018. To mark over two years since arrests in the Elgaar Parishad case, family members…

Maharashtra Govt, Nagpur University Told to Pay Rs 5 Lakh Each to Shoma Sen

The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has directed the Maharashtra government and the Nagpur University (RTMNU) to pay Rs 5 lakh each to former professor Shoma Sen, who is an accused in the Koregaon Bhima-Elgar Parishad case, as…

Varavara Rao return Jail after Hospital discharge

Varavara Rao, arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in the Elgar Parishad case, was discharged from Nanavati Hospital on Thursday afternoon. Rao was admitted on July 19 after he tested positive for Covid-19. He has been taken back to…

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