1993 Bombay Blasts Case

  • 1993 blasts case: HC to hear PIL alleging bias towards Sanjay Dutt 25-02-2014 03:20 PM

    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 25-02-2014 08:59 AM

    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 20-01-2014 03:18 PM

    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 five-year jail term at Yerawada Central Jail in Pune in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was out on a 30-day parole. Earlier this month,...
  • Sanjay Dutt to return to Yerwada jail as his furlough ends today 30-10-2013 09:53 AM

    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 14-10-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt was on Monday granted a 14-day extension of his leave of furlough, jail authorities said. Dutt, who left the Yerawada prison on October 1 after being sanctioned a 14-day leave of furlough, had sought further extension on medical ground. The 53-year-old actor was lodged in the...
  • Sanjay Dutt seeks another 14-day extension of furlough from jail 14-10-2013 09:35 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt who was granted 14-day medical leave from Yerwada Central Jail, has reportedly asked for another 14-day 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 05-08-2013 09:30 AM

    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...
  • Abu Salem attack: Police arrest man who provided weapon to attacker 03-07-2013 11:51 AM

    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 country-made...
  • Abu Salem treated for bullet injury, back in cell 28-06-2013 12:13 PM

    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...
  • Yerwada Jail declines home cooked food for Sanjay Dutt 27-05-2013 03:57 PM

    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...
  • Bolly Buzz: Sanjay Dutt shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail 23-05-2013 11:36 PM

    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 22-05-2013 11:01 PM

    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...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: Sanjay Dutt shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail 22-05-2013 08:05 AM

    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 53-year-old Bollywood star was lodged in the 'anda' cell in the Arthur Road jail after Dutt surrendered before the...
  • Sanjay Dutt will be in 'anda' cell at Arthur Road jail for some time 20-05-2013 05:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will remain in the 'anda' (egg-shaped) cell in the high-security 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 20-05-2013 03:40 PM

    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 74-year-old has maintained that she has done nothing wrong, and...
  • Film fraternity reacts as 'Munna Bhai' Sanjay Dutt surrenders 17-05-2013 06:24 PM

    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 17-05-2013 05:33 PM

    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 53-year-old filmstar surrendered before TADA Court on Thursday and was...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Dutt feeling suffocated in 'Anda' cell 17-05-2013 05:18 PM

    Mumbai: Lodged in an egg-shaped high-security '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,...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Zaibunisa may surrender in a TADA court today 17-05-2013 11:26 AM

    Mumbai: Seventy-year-old Zaibunisa Kazi, who is a co-accused 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 weeks...
  • Sanjay Dutt likely to be shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail soon 17-05-2013 09:43 AM

    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 16-05-2013 06:22 PM

    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 16-05-2013 05:40 PM

    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 three-and-a-half year sentence. A large number of media persons and onlookers surrounded Dutt's car as he reached the court....
  • Live: Court allows home-cooked food to Sanjay Dutt in jail for a month 16-05-2013 01:39 PM

    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 home-cooked food and medicines. There will be a new Sanjay Dutt when he comes back from the jail. 4:16 pm: Court allows home-cooked food, mattress,...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Dutt to surrender in a TADA court today 16-05-2013 06:06 AM

    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 15-05-2013 06:30 PM

    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' 15-05-2013 06:07 PM

    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 15-05-2013 12:07 PM

    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 15-05-2013 11:29 AM

    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...