Professor H S Sabharwal

  • Top court shifts Sabharwal murder trial out of MP March 12, 2008

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the transfer of the trial in the Prof H S Sabharwal murder case from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh to Nagpur in Maharashtra. Madhya Pradesh is ruled by a BJP Government while Maharashtra has a Congress-NCP Government in power. A Supreme Court Bench headed...
  • SC mulls moving Prof murder case out of MP March 7, 2008

    New Delhi: In a stinging blow to the Madhya Pradesh government in the Prof Sabharwal murder case, the Supreme Court on Friday indicated the transfer of the case out of the state. The court has reserved its order but has clearly indicated the case will now be heard in Nagpur...
  • Horror Rewind: MP Principal beaten up by ABVP men January 10, 2008

    Ujjain: Less than a year after Professor Sabharwal's was allegedly murdered by students of Ram Madhav college in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain, another similar has been reported from the city. Agitating members of the BJP-affiliated ABVP beat up the Principal of the city’s Maharaja College, Ashish Mehta, on Tuesday for allegedly...
  • 'Goons' become the face of campus politics in MP September 8, 2007

    Bhopal: Professor HS Sabharwal's murder outside his college in Ujjain on September 26, 2006 reflected the directionless state of student politics in Madhya Pradesh. A year later nothing has really changed. As professors across the state were targeted again in the student elections held last month, it seems goons and...
  • Son shouts injustice, SC stays Ujjain Prof murder trial July 11, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the trial in the Prof Sabharwal murder case expressing apprehensions at the way it’s being conducted. The SC move comes in response to a fresh petition filed by the slain professor's son Himanshu Sabharwal, requesting the case to be transferred from Ujjain to...
  • SP turns hostile in Sabharwal case June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: In yet another blow for the family of murdered Ujjain Professor H S Sabharwal, the additional superintendent of police posted outside Madhav College told the court he knows nothing about the murder. Prof Sabharwal died on August 26, 2006, when he was attacked by students irked over postponement of...
  • Prof son admits to 'blackmailing' MP govt April 10, 2007

    Bhopal: It’s the latest twist in a case that's seen many flip-flops already. The Madhya Pradesh government has accused Himanshu Sabharwal, son of the late Professor Sabharwal of blackmailing the government. Himanshu allegedly demanded Rs 50 lakh from the state government for keeping silent about his father's death, which was...
  • Prof murder: Govt cries blackmail April 10, 2007

    New Delhi: It's a murder that took place in front of hundreds of people. Yet no one really saw Professor H S Sabharwal being killed. Five witnesses have turned hostile in the long-drawn murder case and the there have been allegations that the professor's son has been more involved in managing...
  • Prof murder: 2 ABVP men charged October 13, 2006

    Bhopal: Forty-eight days after Prof Sabharwal's death outside Madhav College in Ujjain, the CID has filed a chargesheet against the six accused. The CID's chargesheet, filed on Friday, carried a reconstruction of the events leading to the professor's death. The information is based on eight eyewitness accounts, including that of...
  • Prof death: SC orders DIG monitor probe September 25, 2006

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday ordered that a police officer of the rank of a deputy inspector general (DIG) monitor the investigation into the death of Prof H S Sabharwal in Ujjain on August 26. A Bench headed by Justice Arijit Pasayat asked MP’s Director General of Police to...
  • Ujjain case: absconding ABVP leader held September 22, 2006

    Ujjain: Absconding ABVP leader Vishal Rajoria was arrested in Ujjain on Friday in connection with the death of Prof H S Sabharwal during students violence last month. A total of six ABVP leaders, including its State President Shashi Ranjan Singh Akela and Organising Secretary Vimal Tomar, were arrested on murder...
  • More ABVP arrests in Sabharwal case September 20, 2006

    Ujjain: Three more ABVP activists were arrested on Wednesday for alleged involvement in professor H S Sabharwal's murder, taking the total number of arrests in the case to five. Ujjain's Inspector General Anil Kumar identified the arrested persons as Sudhir Yadav, Hemant Dubey and Pankaj Mishra. The state CID, which...
  • 4 more ABVP men held for prof death September 14, 2006

    New Delhi: The MP police have charged four more ABVP activists for the death of Prof HS Sabharwal of Government Madhav College in Ujjain. Two top ABVP leaders -- Shashi Ranjan Singh 'Akela' and Vimal Tomar -- had been arrested in connection with the case earlier. The four ABVP activists...
  • Prof's heart sent for tests again September 8, 2006

    Indore: Deceased Professor H S Sabharwal's heart has been sent again for medical examination to the pathology department of Mahatma Gandhi Medical College in Indore, police said on Friday. Pathology department's Chandrahas Kulkarni said it could take four to 15 days to come. Earlier on September 5, the medical college had...
  • Prof's son files case against MP CM September 6, 2006

    Ujjain: Alleging that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has deliberately tried to influence the probe into professor H S Sabharwal's death, the teacher's son filed a complaint on Wednesday against the chief minister in a local court. The complaint by Himanshu Sabharwal was filed in the court of Judicial...
  • NHRC, Guv seek reports on prof death September 6, 2006

    New Delhi/Bhopal: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday sought suo motu cognisance of reports on the death of a professor in college poll violence Ujjain and sought a report from Madhya Pradesh Government. The commission has asked the state’s Chief Secretary and Director General of Police of Madhya Pradesh...