MAHIPAL MADERNA

  • Bhanwari Devi murder: Mahipal Maderna granted conditional permission to attend funeral February 17, 2014

    A local court on Monday granted conditional permission to Mahipal Maderna to attend his father's funeral at his ancestral village at Chadi near Jodhpur. Mahipal, who has already been granted conditional permission from the ACJM (SC/ST cases) court from February 13 to 17, on Mondaymoved the application seeking an interim bail...
  • Bhanwari Devi murder: Mahipal gets conditional permission to attend ailing father February 12, 2014

    A court in Jodhpur on Wednesdaygranted a conditional permission to Mahipal Maderna, a key accused in Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case, for attending to his ailing father in the ICU. Mahipal's father, Parasram Maderna, a veteran Congress leader, was admitted to the ICU of the SMS Hospital in Jaipur on...
  • Asaram allotted cell where Bhanwari Devi murder accused Maderna stayed September 3, 2013

    Jodhpur: Self-proclaimed godman Asaram, accused of sexually assaulting a minor, was on Monday moved to the Jodhpur Central jail under tight security. Asaram spend the first night in the jail with great difficulty. He has been kept in barrack number 1 of the jail. He had wait for 4 hours outside...
  • Bhanwari case: Medical reports of 2 accused submitted January 24, 2013

    Jodhpur: After the medical report of Malkhan Singh Bishnoi, a key accused in the Bhanwari Devi murder case was submitted in a local court on January 21, another accused Mahipal Maderna's report was also submitted in the court on Wednesday. As per the medical reports of Maderna and Bishnoi, both...
  • Bhanwari case: Maderna, Bishnoi charged with murder, conspiracy October 5, 2012

    Jodhpur: A court on Thursday framed charges against former Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna and MLA Malkhan Singh Bishnoi for kidnapping, murder and conspiracy among other offences in the Bhanwari Devi case, paving the way for trial. Charges were framed against 16 accused by the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (SC/ST Cases) court...
  • Bhanwari trial: Hearing adjourned till July 25 July 21, 2012

    Jodhpur: Hearing in Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case was on Saturday adjourned till July 25 as the magistrate had not assumed charge of the ACJM court (SC/ST cases). The postponement of the trail has again put the Jodhpur Central Jail administration in a fix over reshifting Mahipal Maderna, former minister...
  • Bhanwari Devi case trial deferred till May 14 May 5, 2012

    Jodhpur: The trial of the sensational Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case had to be deferred on Saturday to May 14 due to the absence of the magistrate hearing the case. Due to the absence of Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate ACJM (SC/ST Cases), who is holding the trial of the...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: CBI files third chargesheet April 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday filed the third chargesheet against four people in connection with the murder of Bhanwari Devi, a Jodhpur nurse and folk singer who was abducted and murdered in September 2011. The agency filed the chargesheet in a CBI court in Jodhpur against...
  • Bhanwari case: Maderna to be shifted outside Jodhpur April 3, 2012

    Jaipur: Congress MLAs Mahipal Maderna and Malkhan Singh, both accused in the Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case, will soon be shifted outside the Jodhpur jail following government orders, officials said on Tuesday. While Maderna will be sent to the Jaipur Central Jail, Malkhan will be shifted to the Ajmer Central...
  • Bhanwari murder case: Trial to begin from April 20 April 2, 2012

    Jodhpur: The trial of Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case would begin in a local in Jodhpur from April 20. The ST/SC court gave this date after pleas from both the sides. All the 13 accused (except Pukhraj, Dinesh, Reshmaram and absconding Indira) were produced in the court on Monday...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: Trial set to begin today April 2, 2012

    Jodhpur: The trial in the Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case is expected to begin on Monday in the SC/ST court. The special court (SC/ST cases) on Tuesday, March 27, after the committal of the matter from the CBI court during the last hearing, extended the judicial custody of all...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI to file second chargesheet February 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file its second chargesheet against former Rajasthan minister Mahepal Maderna in the Bhanwari Devi murder case on Wednesday. The case is also likely to come up for discussion in the Rajasthan Assembly as well. On Tuesday, a special CBI court...
  • Bhanwari case: Maderna seeks bail February 23, 2012

    Jodhpur: Sacked Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna, arrested in Bhanwari Devi case, on filed a plea in a CBI court seeking bail on ground of attending to his sick father and participating in the assembly session. The move came after Maderna, who was arrested on December 2, refused to accept an...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: CBI questions Congress MP February 9, 2012

    Jodhpur: Congress MP from Pali Badri Jakhar was on Thursday questioned by the CBI in connection with the Bhanwari Devi murder case. Sources in the agency claimed Jakhar had been approached by the slain nurse for taking up her matter with some top politicians to build pressure for a settlement on...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI questions Bishnoi's mother January 31, 2012

    Jodhpur: The CBI on Tuesday questioned 80yearold mother of absconding Indra Bishnoi, an accused in Bhanwari Devi murder case, even as the judicial custody of her brother Malkhan Singh Bishnoi and others were extended till February 14. The probe agency questioned Amari Devi for about three hours in Jodhpur, officials said. Besides...
  • Bhanwari case: Bishnoi refuses to record statement January 11, 2012

    Jodhpur: One of the main accused in the missing nurse Bhanwari Devi case, Om Prakash Bishnoi, on day refused to record his statement before the magistrate and was remanded to judicial custody. The CBI had moved an application in the court on Tuesday for recording Bishnoi's statements, and brought him to...
  • Bhanwari Devi is dead: CBI tells Rajasthan HC January 10, 2012

    Jaipur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told the Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday that Bhanwari Devi is dead while filing its report on the Habeas Corpus writ in the case. Four months after she went missing, the investing agency, for the first time, has officially informed the court that she...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI investigation almost complete January 8, 2012

    Jalora: The CBI's investigation in the Bhanwari Devi case is almost complete. After finding what it calls clinching evidence following a 3day long search operation in Jodhpur, the central investigation agency is now on the lookout for two people Ashok and Indira Bishnoi. While Ashok is a member of the...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI finds charred bones, jewellery January 7, 2012

    Jodhpur: A wrist watch, a toe ring, a pendant and a broken chain have been recovered from the Indira Gandhi canal near Jaloda village in Jodhpur, said to be the place where Rajasthan nurse Bhanwari Devi was murdered and burnt to death. The CFSL team reached the spot to examine...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI to continue search for clues January 7, 2012

    Jaipur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) believes that it is close to cracking the fourmonth old Bhanwari Devi case that shook the Rajashthan government. After recovering human remains in the Indira Gandhi canal in Jodhpur, the CBI is all set to carry out more searches at the spot on...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: Ashes sent for DNA tests January 7, 2012

    Jodhpur: A team of the Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) on Friday sent the ashes collected from a site in Jodhpur to New Delhi for a DNA test to ascertain if they were the remains of Rajasthan nurse Bhanwari Devi, while a court extended the custody of sacked Rajasthan minister...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI looks for clues in canal January 6, 2012

    Jaipur/New Delhi: A CBI team scouring the Rajiv Gandhi link canal looked for the remains of the missing nurse from Rajasthan Bhanwari Devi. The water flow into this canal was stopped by the Rajasthan administration to help the CBI find material evidence. Sources said bones, a few bangles and iron...
  • CBI claims to have found Bhanwari's remains January 6, 2012

    Jaipur: In a major breakthrough in the Bhanwari Devi case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has found what could possibly be the remains of Bhanwari. Divers found a gunny bag from the Indira Gandhi canal link near Jaloda village near Jodhpur. The contents of the bag that can possibly...
  • Bhanwari case to come up in Jodhpur HC today January 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bhanwari Devi case comes up in the Jodhpur High Court on Friday. The judicial custody accused former minister Mahipal Maderna and Parasram Bishnoi also ends on Friday. The CBI is expected to file its final chargesheet any day now. The two accused, Bishnaram Bishnoi and Kailash Jakhar are...
  • Bhanwari Devi murder case solved, says CBI January 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Sex, sleaze, ambition, betrayal perfect plot for a Bollywood pot boiler? But if CBI investigations are to be believed, this is the story of Rajasthan's missing nurse Bhanwari Devi. CBI sources said Jat leader and former Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna, Congress MLA Malkhan Singh and Bhanwari's husband Amarchand...
  • CBI cracks Bhanwari Devi case: sources January 4, 2012

    Jaipur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) claimed to have finally solved the Bhawari Devi murder case on Wednesday, according to sources. The location where the Bishna Gang burnt the body of Bhanwari Devi has been identified. Two people have been arrested in the case and two more are likely...
  • CBI steps up efforts to trace Bhanwari's body January 2, 2012

    Jodhpur: Intensifying efforts to trace the body of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, the CBI has zeroed in on places in Jaloda village where she could have been buried and are scouting the area using sophisticated devices. On the basis of the interrogation of Om Prakash Bishnoi, brother and gang member of...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI custody of Bishnoi ends today January 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI's custody of key suspect Sahiram Bishnoi ends on Monday. The CBI in its chargesheet claimed that Sahiram had hatched the conspiracy to kill the Dalit nurse at sacked minister, Mahipal Maderna's behest. Bhanwari has been missing for 121 days now. The CBI on Sunday grilled Maderna's wife...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI quizzes Maderna's wife January 1, 2012

    Jodhpur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday grilled sacked Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna's wife Leela Maderna and a Congress legislator's son in connection with the disappearance of nurse Bhanwari Devi, sources said. Mahipal Maderna had been arrested by the CBI on December 3 for his alleged involvement in the...
  • Bhanwari killed on Maderna's order: CBI sources December 26, 2011

    Jaipur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) claims to have cracked the Bhanwari Devi case. CBI sources say that Bhanwari Devi could have been killed on the orders of former Rajasthan water resources minister Mahipal Maderna and suspended Congress MLA Malkhan Singh Bishnoi. Prime accused in the case, Sahi Ram Bishnoi,...