Balkrishna

  • Will be happy to vacate Vadodara seat for Modi, says Balkrishna Shukla March 19, 2014

    Sitting BJP MP from Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, Balkrishna Shukla on Wednesday said he would be happy to vacate the seat for Narendra Modi, if the party decides to field him from the constituency. "Modi is my political guru. He had encouraged me to contest the 2009 Lok Sabha polls when...
  • Advocate arrested for raping, holding minor girl hostage for 13 days December 26, 2013

    An advocate has been arrested along with his wife on charges of raping and holding a teenager girl hostage for 13 days at their residence in Ujjain, police said on Thursday. The 17yearold who had gone missing since December 12 had gone to advocate Balkrishna Nagar's residence in Sampat Nagar that...
  • Charges framed against Ramdev's aide Balkrishna in fake passport case October 31, 2013

    A special CBI court in Dehradun has framed charges against yoga guru Ramdev's close aide Balkrishna for obtaining a passport on the basis of fake documents. Designated CBI judge Pritu Sharma framed charges against Balkrishna and coaccused Naresh Chandra Dwiwedi under different sections of the IPC including cheating and forgery after...
  • Government refutes Ramdev's charge of using CBI against him October 14, 2013

    Government, on Monday, rejected claims by Ramdev that he was being framed in a case related to the disappearance of his guru. Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said that Congress and the UPA does not believe in the concept of vendetta or victimisation. Ramdev's allegations came after CBI recorded his statement...
  • Ramdev's aide Balkrishna appears in CBI court in forgery case September 24, 2013

    Dehradun: Yoga guru Ramdev's aide Balkrishna on Tuesday appeared before a CBI court in Dehradunin connection with a fake document case, but proceedings could not be held due to the death of a lawyer. Special CBI Judicial Magistrate Pritu Sharma fixed October 15 as the next date of hearing. Proceedings were...
  • Fake passport: Court to frame charges against Ramdev aide Balkrishna September 24, 2013

    Dehradun: A Special CBI court will frame charges against yoga guru Ramdev close aide Balkrishna in the fake passport case on Tuesday. He has been charged with forgery and violation of the Indian Passport Act. CBI claims Balkrishna obtained the passport on the basis of a fake date of birth...
  • CBI to question Ramdev in connection with his missing Guru April 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI is expected to question Yoga Guru Ramdev soon in connection with alleged kidnapping of his guru Swami Shankar Dev who mysteriously went missing six years ago while taking a morning walk in Haridwar. CBI sources said on Tuesday that an agency team had already visited Haridwar to...
  • CBI registers case in disappearance of Ramdev's guru March 23, 2013

    New Delhi: CBI has registered a case in connection with alleged kidnapping of yoga exponent Ramdev's guru Swami Shankar Dev who mysteriously went missing six years ago while taking a morning walk in Haridwar. CBI sources said a case under Section 365 of Indian Penal code against unknown persons. The...
  • Baba Ramdev's trust accused of running a club November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Baba Ramdevs Patanjali Yogpeeth and Divya Yog Mandir Trust have been charged of running a club under the grab of a trust. The Director General Of Central Excise Intelligence has imposed a service tax of Rs 12 crore on Ramdev's trust after alleging that it was...
  • Dehradun: CBI court to hear Balkrishna's fake passport case October 23, 2012

    Dehradun: A special CBI court in Dehradun will hear Baba Ramdev's aide Balkrishna's fake passport case. He has been charged with forgery and violation of the Indian Passport Act. CBI claims Balkrishna obtained the passport on the basis of a fake date of birth certificate. According to the Enforcement Directorate's initial...
  • CBI to probe Ramdev's guru's disappearance October 12, 2012

    Dehradun: The Uttarakhand government on Friday recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the disappearance of Swami Shankar Dev, founder of yoga guru Ramdev's Divya Yog Mandir Trust. A notification to this effect was issued after the investigation into the Swami's disappearance by the state police did not yield...
  • Ramdev's trust to lose charitable status: Sources August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department is all set to cancel the charitable status of yoga guru Baba Ramdev's trust Patanjali Yogpeeth. The department found that while the income of the trust was over Rs 72 crore, it had claimed its income is nil. Ramdev's adviser Ved Pratap Vaidik reacting to...
  • ED to question Balkrishna; channel under scanner August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will soon question Ramdev's close aide Balkrishna in connection with a money laundering case registered against him even as yet another enterprise of the yoga guru has come under the scanner of the agency. While the ED is set to question Balkrishna on the foreign...
  • ED slaps notices against Ramdev and his trusts August 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has slapped notices against yoga guru Ramdev and his two trusts for alleged violations of foreign exchange laws. The notices, relating to alleged unaccounted payment of Rs 60 lakh, have been issued to the Divya Yog Mandir Trust and Patanjali Yog Peeth Trust. The notices...
  • ED sends notice to Ramdev aide Balkrishna August 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has sent a to Baba Ramdev's aide Balkrishna under Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA). The ED had registered a case against Balkrishna under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act on Wednesday. According to the ED's initial investigations Balkrishna was involved in a Jharkhandbased company and...
  • Balkrishna booked in money laundering case August 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Amidst mounting trouble for yoga guru Ramdev, the Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday registered a money laundering case against his close aide Balkrishna even as the agency is all set to close in on the two in its probe against their trusts. The agency registered the case acting on the...
  • Ramdev aide Balkrishna released from jail August 17, 2012

    Dehradun: Yoga guru Ramdev's aide Balkrishna, who spent nearly a month behind bars in a fake document case, was on Friday released from Suddhowala jail, a day after being granted bail by the High Court. Balkrishna was given a rousing welcome outside the jail and was taken to Haridwar where slogan...
  • Fake passport: Ramdev aide Balkrishna gets bail August 16, 2012

    Nainital: The Uttarakhand High Court on Thursday granted bail to yoga guru Ramdev's close aide Balkrishna, nearly a month after he was arrested by the CBI in a fake document case. Hearing the bail application, a single judge bench of Justice Tarun Agrawal granted bail to Balkrishna. The court...
  • Conspiracy to kill Balkrishna, alleges Ramdev August 15, 2012

    Dehra Dun: Yoga guru Ramdev on Tuesday alleged that a conspiracy was being hatched to kill his close aide Balkrishna, who is currently lodged in a jail in Dehra Dun, and put the blame on him. Soon after his arrival Dehra Dun from New Delhi after ending his fast, Ramdev drove...
  • Ramdev shackles govt, refuses to leave stadium August 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Monday defied the police and remained noncommittal on ending his fast on Tuesday morning despite being freed by the Delhi Police at Ambedkar Stadium, where he was detained after he tried to march to Parliament. The yoga guru, who is campaigning against black money,...
  • Balkrishna's custody extended till Aug 27 August 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's close aide Acharya Balkrishna's judicial custody has been extended till August 27. He was produced before a Dehradun court on Monday. Balkrishna was arrested in a case of forgery and violation of the Indian Passport Act. Balkrishna was arrested last month in a fake passport...
  • Ramdev aide Balkrishna' custody ends today August 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's close aide Acharya Balkrishna's judicial custody ends on Monday. He will be produced before a Dehradun court. Balkrishna was arrested in a case of forgery and violation of the Indian Passport Act. Balkrishna was arrested last month in a fake passport case after he failed...
  • Wheat worth Rs 3.5 cr damaged in rain in Vadodara August 12, 2012

    Vadodara: Over 3,000 quintals of wheat worth over Rs 3.5 crore was damaged due to rains over the last two days as local officials had failed to make proper storage arrangements, BJP MP Balkrishna Shukla said on Sunday. "Food Corporation of India and Central Warehousing Corporation had kept 3,000 quintals of...
  • Balkrishna's picture with freedom fighters at Ramlila August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's close aide Balkrishna, who is in jail in connection with a fake passport case, was equated with the freedom fighters at Ramdev's fast venue Ramlila Maidan on Thursday. A huge poster at the fast venue had Balkrishna's picture with the likes of Mahatma Gandhi,...
  • BJP expresses solidarity with Balkrishna July 22, 2012

    Dehradun: An Uttarakhand BJP delegation on Sunday met Baba Ramdev's close aide Acharya Balkrishna, who is lodged in Suddhowala jail in Dehradun following his arrest on Friday in fake documents case, and expressed the party s support to him. Balkrishna has been remanded to nineday judicial custody on Saturday. The delegation which...
  • Ramdev sits on dharna against Balkrishna's arrest July 21, 2012

    Dehradun: Yoga Guru Ramdev on Saturday staged a dharna in protest against the arrest of his aide Balkrishna accusing the Centre of misusing the CBI to harass nationalist people. He also vowed to fight black money and corruption through a renewed agitation, which would start from August 9 in New...
  • Ramdev aide gets 14 day judicial custody July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev's aide Balkrishna was on Saturday sent to 14day judicial custody. Balkrishna was arrested on Friday in a fake passport case after he failed to appear at a Dehradun court. The court had issued a nonbailable warrant against him. Balkrishna is accused of using fake documents to procure...
  • Balkrishna's arrest an attempt to scare me: Ramdev July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Hours after the arrest of his close aide Balkrishna, yoga guru Ramdev on Friday alleged that the government was taking such steps to scare him and break his resolve in the fight for bringing back black money stashed abroad. "The government is scared of the August 9 agitation. That...
  • Ramdev aide arrested in fake passport case July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: An aide of Yoga guru Ramdev was on Friday arrested for failing to appearing in a Dehradun court in a fake passport case. Balkrishna had allegedly provided fake documents to procure a passport. The Dehradun court issued a nonbailable warrant against him. He may be sent to judicial custody, say...
  • Ramdev slams CBI for filing charges against aide July 11, 2012

    Ranchi: Yoga guru Ramdev on Tuesday slammed the CBI for filing a chargesheet against his aide Acharya Balkrishna in a fake documents case. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was a puppet in the hands of the central government and they filed the chargesheet against Balkrishna as he was associated with...