1993 BOMBAY BLASTS CASE

  • 1993 blasts case: HC to hear PIL alleging bias towards Sanjay Dutt February 25, 2014

    Trouble is brewing for actor Sanjay Dutt as his multiple paroles have come under the judicial scanner. The Bombay High Court will hear a PIL on Tuesday which says that Maharashtra flouted laws by extending Dutt's parole repeatedly. The PIL says repeated paroles are unconstitutional and discriminatory. The Ministry of...
  • 1993 blasts: HC to hear PIL alleging special treatment to Sanjay Dutt February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court will hear a PIL on Tuesday that alleged bias on the part of the Maharashtra government towards Sanjay Dutt and an abuse of discretionary powers to grant repeated parole to the actor. The move came a day after the Union Home Ministry sought a report...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt's parole extended up to Feb 19 January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case has been extended up to February 19. Dutt, who is undergoing the remainder of his fiveyear jail term at Yerawada Central Jail in Pune in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was out on a 30day parole. Earlier this month,...
  • Sanjay Dutt to return to Yerwada jail as his furlough ends today October 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt's furlough in the 1993 Bombay blasts case ends on Wednesday. He is expected to return to the Yerwada prison by Wednesday evening. The actor was released for a fortnight on medical grounds and was later granted another fortnight's extension. Dutt was sentenced to five years in...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets extension on leave of furlough October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt was on Monday granted a 14day extension of his leave of furlough, jail authorities said. Dutt, who left the Yerawada prison on October 1 after being sanctioned a 14day leave of furlough, had sought further extension on medical ground. The 53yearold actor was lodged in the jail in...
  • Sanjay Dutt seeks another 14day extension of furlough from jail October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt who was granted 14day medical leave from Yerwada Central Jail, has reportedly asked for another 14day extension. He says he needs more time for the treatment of his leg and with his family. The authorities are yet to confirm his extension. Sanjay Dutt stepped out of...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: SC to deliver verdict on Abu Salem's plea August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is set to deliver its verdict on gangster Abu Salem's plea on Monday for quashing trials against him. Salem had filed the application after the Portugal's Supreme Court terminated his extradition on the grounds that India had violated deportation rules. Salem was deported in 2005 on...
  • Abu Salem attack: Police arrest man who provided weapon to attacker July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: There seems to be a breakthrough the in investigation in the Abu Salem attack case as the Mumbai Police has detained the man who allegedly provided the weapon to Abu Salem's attacker in Taloba jail. The Mumbai Crime Branch arrested Manoj Lahmane, the man who allegedly smuggled the countrymade...
  • Abu Salem treated for bullet injury, back in cell June 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Gangster Abu Salem, who was shot at inside the Taloja Central Jail (TCJ) on Thursday, returned to his cell Friday morning after being treated for a bullet injury, a police official said. To a query whether he would be shifted elsewhere from Taloja jail, the official declined to comment saying...
  • Yerwada Jail declines home cooked food for Sanjay Dutt May 27, 2013

    Pune: Yerwada Central Jail authorities have declined permission to give actor and 1993 Bombay blasts accused Sanjay Dutt home cooked food. Prison authorities have sought clarity from TADA court on whether Dutt can be given home cooked food since jail manual does not allow for it. Prison manual states only undertrials,...
  • Bolly Buzz: Sanjay Dutt shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail May 23, 2013

    Actor Sanjay Dutt, who had surrendered in a TADA court in Mumbai on May 16 in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, was shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail on Wednesday. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt is prisoner number 16656 at Pune's Yerwada Jail May 22, 2013

    Pune: The new identity for Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt from Wednesday is prisoner number 16656 at Yerwada Central Jail in Pune where he was shifted from Mumbai's Arthur Road Prison following his surrender before a TADA court. Dutt, whose conviction in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case was upheld by the Supreme...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: Sanjay Dutt shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail May 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who had surrendered in a TADA court in Mumbai on May 16 in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, was shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail on Wednesday. The 53yearold Bollywood star was lodged in the 'anda' cell in the Arthur Road jail after Dutt surrendered before the expiry...
  • Sanjay Dutt will be in 'anda' cell at Arthur Road jail for some time May 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will remain in the 'anda' (eggshaped) cell in the highsecurity block at the Arthur Road jail in Mumbai for some time, a top police officer said on Monday, as authorities in Maharashtra debate whether to shift him out of Mumbai. "We will take some more time...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: Zaibunnisa Kazi surrenders in TADA court May 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Zaibunnisa Kazi, an accused in the 1993 Bombay blast case, on Monday surrendered in a Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (TADA) court in Mumbai. Her daughter last week had filed an application to seek an extension on medical grounds. The 74yearold has maintained that she has done nothing wrong, and has...
  • Film fraternity reacts as 'Munna Bhai' Sanjay Dutt surrenders May 17, 2013

    Friends, family and fans have been visiting Sanjay Dutt ever since the Supreme Court upheld his conviction in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Even hours before he surrendered, his actor friends like Salman Khan and Ajay Devgn were seen meeting him. Here's what the film fraternity has to say about...
  • Dutt appeared restless, read religious books in jail May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt spent his first night after returning to prison reading spiritual books even as Maharashtra Government authorities are yet to decide on keeping him at Arthur Road Central Jail in Mumbai or shifting him elsewhere. The 53yearold filmstar surrendered before TADA Court on Thursday and was...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Dutt feeling suffocated in 'Anda' cell May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Lodged in an eggshaped highsecurity 'Anda' cell, Sanjay Dutt is feeling "suffocated" in its confines, which are generally used to house terror suspects and hardcore criminals, and the actor pleaded a TADA court on Friday to shift him to another cell as he is not a terrorist. Rizwan Merchant, counsel...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Zaibunisa may surrender in a TADA court today May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Seventyyearold Zaibunisa Kazi, who is a coaccused in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, will surrender in a TADA court in Mumbai on Friday. Her daughter, however, is likely to seek a day more for her mother to surrender citing health reasons. The Supreme Court had earlier granted four...
  • Sanjay Dutt likely to be shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail soon May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt spent his first night in jail in Mumbai's Arthur Road Jail on Thursday. He is awaiting an order which decides as to which jail will he be permanently shifted to. He is most likely to be taken to Pune's Yerwada Jail in a day or two,...
  • Sanjay Dutt likely to file curative petition in SC May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who surrendered on Thursday before a special TADA court here, is planning to file a curative petition before the Supreme Court, his lawyer said. "We are planning to file a curative petition in the apex court soon," Dutt's advocate Rizwan Merchant told special TADA Judge...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt surrenders in court May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Amidst chaos, crowd and cameras, the 1993 Bombay blasts accused and Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt surrendered in a Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (TADA) court on Thursday afternoon to serve his threeandahalf year sentence. A large number of media persons and onlookers surrounded Dutt's car as he reached the court. Dutt...
  • Live: Court allows homecooked food to Sanjay Dutt in jail for a month May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: 4:27 pm: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who accompanied Sanjay Dutt to court, says, "Sanjay has surrendered in court and has asked for certain things like homecooked food and medicines. There will be a new Sanjay Dutt when he comes back from the jail. 4:16 pm: Court allows homecooked food, mattress, pillow...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Dutt to surrender in a TADA court today May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will finally surrender in a TADA court in Mumbai on Thursday in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Earlier he had filed an application requesting to be allowed to surrender directly at Pune's Yerwada Jail expressing fears of being chased by the media and threats from fundamentalists....
  • Mumbai jail receives letter about threat to Sanjay Dutt's life May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt on Wednesday told a court here that he will surrender before it on Thursday to undergo the prison term in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, even as a jail official said he would be provided adequate security in the wake of an anonymous letter alleging threat...
  • Sanjay Dutt will be in jail for 2 years max: Producer of 'Policegiri' May 15, 2013

    Why did some producers of Bollywood projects decide to get Sanjay Dutt on board, though they knew that he was awaiting the SC verdict on the 1993 Mumbai blasts case? What will be the impact of his absence on Bollywood? And what will happen to these projects now? TP Aggarwal,...
  • 1993 blasts: Sanjay Dutt to surrender at TADA court tomorrow May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will surrender at TADA court in Mumbai on Thursday in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Dutt has withdrawn his application to surrender at Yerwada Jail in Pune which he had filed on Tuesday. Dutt's lawyer Subhash Jadhav informed the court that he wants to withdraw the...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt to surrender at TADA court May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will surrender at TADA court in Mumbai on Wednesday in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Dutt has withdrawn his application to surrender at Yerwada Jail in Pune which he had filed on Tuesday. Dutt's lawyer informed the court that he wants to withdraw the application. Dutt had...
  • Actor Sanjay Dutt's life in jail for drug case May 15, 2013

    Before the 1993 Bombay blasts case, Sanjay Dutt had spent a few months in jail in 1982 for possession of illegal substances. ...
  • Bollywood stands up for actor Sanjay Dutt May 15, 2013

    Huge support for Sanjay Dutt from his friends in the film industry ahead of his surrender in 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...