Satish Shetty

  • RTI activist murder: CBI searches IRB premises 02-11-2012 01:49 PM

    Mumbai: The CBI on Friday conducted searches at the offices of IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited, in connection with the January 2010 murder of RTI activist Satish Shetty. IRB was, in fact, in news recently over its links with BJP chief Nitin Gadkari. "Searches are being conducted at four premises of...
  • Maharashtra budget session to begin from Monday 13-03-2011 09:53 AM

    Mumbai: The six-week-long Budget Session of the Maharashtra Legislature, which will begin in Mumbai from Monday, is expected to see Government-Opposition face-off on issues such as corruption, murder of additional collector Yashwant Sonawane and Jaitapur nuclear power project. This will be Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's first budget session after he...
  • RTI activist withdrew "false" assault complaint 04-01-2011 09:51 PM

    Pune: In a twist to the case related to the alleged attack on RTI activist Arun Mane, police on Tuesday said he has now withdrawn his "false complaint" which he had filed in a "disturbed" state of mind, even as the activist claimed he took the step fearing safety of...
  • Slain RTI activist's friend attacked in Pune 02-01-2011 11:03 AM

    Mumbai: An RTI activist, Arun Mane was attacked in Talegaon area on Sunday morning. Arun Mane is reportedly close to murdered RTI activist Satish Shetty. Mane had sought police protection as he had been receiving threats. Mane has survived the attack as of now. Sandeep Shetty, RTI activist Satish Shetty's...
  • RTI activist gets threats over Mumbai land scam 23-09-2010 08:56 AM

    Mumbai: Close on the heals of RTI activists Satish Shetty and Datta Patil being brutally murdered in Maharashtra, another RTI activist Anwar Shaikh has approached the Bombay High Court, saying he has received death threats and has demanded protection. The court has admitted his plea for hearing. Shaikh said: "I...
  • RTI activists soft targets for offenders 02-06-2010 10:39 PM

    Datta Patil's murder is the latest in a string of attacks on RTI activists in the last six months. ...
  • Special: Is the scope of RTI limited 18-01-2010 11:04 PM

    The activist community is shaken up but not deterred. ...
  • Prominent RTI activist killed near Mumbai 13-01-2010 11:06 PM

    Satish Shetty had exposed several land scams in Talegaon-Lonavala area. ...