Ajmer Blast

  • Congress leaders deny allegations made by Ajmer blast accused September 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The Ajmer dargah blast accused Bhavesh Patel has made a sensational claim by saying that he was forced to implicate RSS leaders by top Congress leaders including Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, RPN Singh and Sri Prakash Jaiswal have also been named by Patel...
  • Digvijaya Singh refutes Ajmer blast accused charges September 25, 2013

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh refuted Ajmer blast accused Bhavesh Patel charges. He said, "I do not know Bhavesh Patel. He has accepted that he was a member of RSS and that he played a part in the Ajmer blasts. Need to investigate who asked him to write the letter." ...
  • Shinde forced me to name RSS chief: Ajmer blast accused September 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The 2007 Ajmer blast accused Bhavesh Patel has sent a letter to National Investigation Agency (NIA) special court saying Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde forced him to implicate Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat and senior leader Indresh Kumar in the terror strike. CNNIBN has accessed the...
  • Ajmer blast case: NIA arrests two from Vadodara, Gujarat May 4, 2013

    Vadodara: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Vadodara Crime Branch on Saturday apprehended a fatherson duo from Kashipura village in Wagodiya tehsil of the district in connection with the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case. The two were identified as Jayantibhai Jamsingh Gohil and Ramesh Jayantibhai Gohil, Vadodara Police Commissioner Satish...
  • 2007 Ajmer dargah blast: One arrested from Vadodara March 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency arrested one person from Vadodara on Thursday in connection with the 2007 Ajmer blasts case. Mafat Lal is said to be a suspected right-wing terrorist. Lal alias Mehul will be taken to a special NIA court in Jaipur which is hearing the case, official...
  • Aseemanand's judicial custody extended June 11, 2011

    Jaipur: A local court has extended the judicial custody of Swami Aseemanand, an accused in the Ajmer Dargah bomb blast case, till June 24. Aseemanand and Lokesh, Mukesh, Bharat, Devendra and Harshad -- the other accused in the case -- were produced before the court yesterday...
  • Ajmer blast: Aseemanand's bail plea rejected May 7, 2011

    Jaipur: A CBI court on Saturday rejected the bail application of Swami Aseemanand in the 2007 Ajmer Dargah blast case. The court also extended his custody till the next date of hearing which has been fixed for May 14. Aseemanand had moved the bail application on the grounds that he had...
  • Judicial custody of Aseemanand extended April 30, 2011

    Jaipur: A local court on Saturday extended the judicial custody of Swami Aseemanand, an accused in several terror cases, including Ajmer Dargah blast, and Bharat Bhai till May 14 on an appeal by the National Investigation Agency. The accused were on Saturday produced before the court of Magistrate C N...
  • Pragya arrested in ex-RSS leader murder case February 26, 2011

    Bhopal: Malegaon bomb blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur has been made an accused and arrested in the murder of former Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh 'pracharak' (preacher) Sunil Joshi. Pragya was arrested by Madhya Pradesh Police on Friday in Mumbai where she has been undergoing treatment in JJ hospital. Sources say that...
  • Ajmer blast: Aseemanand sent to jail February 12, 2011

    Ajmer: A local court here remanded the Ajmer dargah bomb blast accused Aseemanand in judicial custody till February 15 following which he was sent to Ajmer central jail. The state ATS produced Aseemanand (59), a right-wing Hindu group Abhinav Bharat member, and another accused Bharat Bhai to the court of...
  • Ajmer blast: Aseemanand's remand extended February 5, 2011

    Ajmer: Rajasthan Anti Terrorist Squared (ATS) has arrested one more person from Gujarat in connection with the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case following interrogation of Swami Aseemanand whose custody was on Saturday extended till February 11. In a related development, the CBI on Saturday sought custody of Lokesh Sharma and Devendra...
  • Ajmer blast: Aseemanand in custody of Raj ATS January 22, 2011

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Anti-Terrorist Squad on Saturday took right-wing Hindu group Abhinav Bharat member and Samjhauta Express train blast accused Swami Aseemanand in its custody in connection with the 2007 Ajmer Dargah attack case. The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Ajmer had issued a production warrant against Aseemanand on January 18 and the...
  • Samjhauta blast accused sent to judicial custody January 13, 2011

    Panchkula: Samjhauta Express train blast accused Swami Aseemanand has been sent to judicial custody till January 27 by a special Panchkula court. The court sent Assemanand to judicial custody after the National Investigation Agency (NIA) sought an extension of his custody. His statement under Section 164 of CrPC is being recorded...
  • Ajmer blast: ATS proposes reward on suspects January 3, 2011

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan Anti-Terrorism Squad has submitted a proposal to the state home department to declare a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh each for information of three suspects of Ajmer Dargah bomb blast case. "We recently submitted the proposal to the state home department and awaiting response. We have...
  • Ajmer blast: Raj ATS finds major evidence December 25, 2010

    Ajmer: In a big breakthrough in the Ajmer blasts of 2007, The Rajasthan ATS claimed to have recovered the vehicle which was used to transport explosives for the blasts at the Ajmer Dargah that killed two people. ATS sources said Sunil Joshi of the RSS who was allegedly murdered by his...
  • Ajmer blast case: CBI questions RSS leader December 23, 2010

    New Delhi: Senior RSS leader Indresh Kumar was summoned to the CBI on Thursday to investigate any alleged role he may have had in Mecca blast of 2007. After five hours of questioning by the CBI, Indresh Kumar said that he was not even questioned about involvement in any terror strikes. Indresh...
  • Ajmer blast case: RSS leader claims innocence December 23, 2010

    New Delhi: RSS leader Indresh Kumar was on Thursday quizzed by CBI in Delhi in connection with the Ajmer blast and 2007 Mecca Masjid blast in Hyderabad. Indresh, who has been a member of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's Central Working Committee for past four years, termed CBI's move to question him as...
  • Ajmer blast mastermind killed by aides: cops December 18, 2010

    New Delhi: The Madhya Pradesh police claim to have solved the murder of Ajmer blast mastermind and senior RSS leader Sunil Joshi. Madhya Pradesh police say that RSS pracharak Sunil Joshi was killed by his own associates. Joshi who was the brains behind Ajmer, Mecca Masjid blasts was shot dead on Dec...
  • Charges 'politically motivated': Indresh Kumar October 31, 2010

    Jalgaon: Describing the charges against him as "politically motivated", senior RSS leader and an accused in the 2007 Ajmer Dargah blast case, Indresh Kumar on Sunday denied any involvement in the incident in which three persons were killed and 15 others injured. "This is a political conspiracy and all these charges...
  • ATS finds another RSS link to Ajmer blast October 28, 2010

    New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is under the scanner. The chargesheet prepared by the Rajasthan ATS has thrown up several uncomfortable questions for the Sangh Parivar. These are the big points that have come out of the investigations. There is a Madhya Pradesh connection to the Ajmer blasts,...
  • Indresh Kumar to be questioned by ATS soon October 25, 2010

    Indresh Kumar is going to be questioned by the Rajasthan ATS, once the charge sheet has been submitted in a court. ...
  • Ajmer blast: ATS likely to grill RSS leader October 25, 2010

    Jaipur: Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) leader Indresh Kumar is likely to be questioned in the Ajmer blast case by the Rajasthan Anti-Terrorist Squad. Kumar has been named as a key conspirator in the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case that left three persons dead and 15 others injured. Even though Kumar has...
  • BJP-Cong spar over RSS leader's chargesheet October 23, 2010

    Senior RSS leader Indresh Kumar has been chargesheeted by the Rajasthan ATS for his role in the Ajmer blasts of 2007. Following Kumar's chargesheeting the BJP and Congress have started playing politics, while kumar says he is being needlessly targeted. ...
  • RSS leader chargesheeted in Ajmer blast case October 23, 2010

    Jaipur: Senior RSS leader Indresh Kumar has been chargesheeted in Ajmer blast case. Rajasthan Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) claims that along with Indresh Kumar several other leaders of RSS attended a secret meeting on October 31 2005 in Jaipur, where the blast conspiracy had been hatched. The ATS chargesheet says: · On October...
  • Blast accused RSS activist killed by 'own men' July 20, 2010

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh government on Monday denied receiving any request from the Union Government for transfer of the murder case of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh pracharak to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) even as family members now allege that the state police conducted shoddy investigations and that some one close...
  • Top RSS leaders protected Ajmer blast accused? July 10, 2010

    New Delhi: Days after CNN-IBN showed how the RSS is worried over its cadre's links to Hindu terror and is conducting an internal probe, CBI sources said two senior RSS functionaries were involved in giving shelter to an accused in the Ajmer blast case. Senior RSS functionaries from Uttar Pradesh Ashok...
  • RSS members behind Hyderabad, Ajmer blasts May 14, 2010

    New Delhi: Two members of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) - Devender Gupta and Chandrashekhar Barod - have emerged as the prime suspects in the Hyderabad's Mecca Masjid and Ajmer blasts. As links between the two blasts become clearer the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is increasingly looking at involvement...
  • Ajmer blast: court okays narco test on accused May 3, 2010

    Ajmer: A court in Ajmer on Monday granted permission to Rajasthan ATS to conduct narco-analysis test on Ajmer Dargah blast case suspect Devendra Gupta. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate-I Ajmer Khagendra Sharma granted permission to the ATS to carry out the test after it had moved an application in this regard...
  • Blast probe finds Hindu terror link May 2, 2010

    Investigating agencies say that four blasts, all targeting Muslims, could be linked to Hindu fundamentalist groups. ...
  • ATS want narco test on Ajmer blast accused May 2, 2010

    New Delhi: The Rajasthan Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has approached an Ajmer court seeking permission for a narco test on Devendra Gupta, who was arrested in connection with the Ajmer blasts, on Wednesday. Investigators had traced a SIM card used to trigger the blast to him. He is also alleged...