RAM SENE

  • Bengaluru police say no to 'Kiss of love' on Sunday November 25, 2014

    Bengaluru: The Bengaluru police has rejected permission for the 'Kiss of Love' campaign that was proposed for the coming Sunday, November 30th, as part of a larger chain of protests nationally against moral policing. The police said in rejecting approval, they were doing their duty in preventing a cognizable offence...
  • Love jihad: Sri Ram Sene threatens to besiege Rajnath's house over controversial remark September 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Hindu rightwing organisation Sri Ram Sene on Friday lashed out at Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for pleading ignorance on the lovejihad issue and demanded that a special panel be set up to probe all such cases. Singh had on September 12 said, "Arey yeh hai kya? Hume nahi maloom...
  • Karnataka government threatens to ban Sri Rama Sene if indulges in illegal activities September 16, 2014

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government on Tuesday warned the controversial right wing outfit Sri Rama Sene that it would be banned if indulges in illegal activities. "We will ban Sri Rama Sene as it was done by the Manohar Parrikar government in Goa after police gave an adverse report about its activities,"...
  • Goa order banning Sri Ram Sene lacks teeth: Congress August 21, 2014

    Panaji: Rajya Sabha MP and AICC Secretary Shantaram Naik on Thursday described the order banning Sri Ram Sene in Goa as 'toothless'. "The ban order imposed by the Goa Government on Sri Ram Sena is without teeth, unless the order is followed by a regular order by the Central Government under...
  • Goa Police refuses to register Congress complaint against Muthalik June 14, 2014

    Panaji: Accusing Goa Police of bias, state Congress on Saturday claimed it refused to register a complaint against Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik for allegedly making inflammatory speech during his visit last year. Panaji Police Inspector Rajendra Prabhudesai in a letter written to Congress spokesman Durgadas Kamat, who is also...
  • Congress files complaint against Sri Ram Sene's Pramod Muthalik May 29, 2014

    Goa Congress on Thursday lodged a complaint with police against Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik for allegedly trying to disrupt communal harmony during his visit to the coastal state in June 2013. In his complaint with Panaji police, the state unit Congress spokesperson, Durgadas Kamat has attached a YouTube link...
  • Cobrapost sting true, but Babri demolition not planned: Muthalik April 5, 2014

    Bangalore: Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik has admitted that he too was part of the Ram Janmabhoomi movement during the demolition of Babri Masjid. Muthalik's confession comes after the Cobrapost sting operation which claims that Babri Masjid demolition was planned and that senior BJP and Sangh Parivar leaders were...
  • Muthalik to take on Nilekani and Ananth Kumar, fight from Dharwad too March 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik who was thrown out of the BJP in less than five hours of his induction is now an angry man. Muthalik is contesting from two Lok Sabha seats, Dharwad and Bangalore South. Muthalik who hit national headlines in early 2009 after he and...
  • Now, Congress removes pub attack accused hours after he joined party March 25, 2014

    Mangalore: A day after the controversial induction and removal of Mangalore pub attack accused Pramod Muthalik from the BJP, the Congress on Monday was caught in a similar spot. The Congress has now distanced itself from controversial Sri Ram Sene activist Dinakar Shetty, who was also an accused in the...
  • Anti-women activities stalled Muthalik's entry in BJP, says Manohar Parrikar March 24, 2014

    Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik's entry into the party was stalled because of his alleged "anti women and violent activities." "BJP's local Karnataka unit committed the mistake due to some localised reasons but the party corrected it (mistake)," Parrikar told mediapersons responding...
  • Congress 'conspiracy' behind membership cancellation, says Pramod Muthalik March 24, 2014

    Controversial chief of right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene, Pramod Muthalik, on Monday claimed it was Congress' "conspiracy" that had stalled his entry into BJP, which quashed his party membership within hours after opposition from within and severe flak from other parties. "It is a Congress conspiracy. There was a lot...
  • Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik likely to get BJP ticket: Sources April 5, 2013

    Delhi/Bengaluru: The BJP is expected to finalise its list of candidates for the May 5 Assembly polls at its election committee meet in Delhi on Thursday. Sources said that Sri Rama Sene founder Pramod Muthalik is likely to get a ticket from Belgaum (north) constituency in Karnataka. He is infamous...
  • Tight security assured for IndoPak T20 match on Dec 25 December 22, 2012

    Bangalore: Against the backdrop of Shiv Sena and right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene's threat to disrupt the IndiaPakistan cricket series, City Police Commissioner Jyotiprakash Mirji on Saturday said tight security will be provided for the Twenty20 match at the Chinnaswamy stadium here on December 25. Stern action will be taken...
  • Opposed to Pakistan tour of India: Sri Ram Sene December 3, 2012

    Bangalore: Right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene on Monday opposed the Pakistan cricket team's tour to India and said it would disrupt the T20 match between the two countries in Bangalore on December 25. "We oppose Pakistan cricket team's tour to India. We will not allow PakistanIndia T20 match on...
  • Sri Rama Sene protests Veena's Kannada film role July 10, 2012

    Bangalore: Activists of right wing outfit Sri Rama Sene staged a protest against casting of controversial Pakistani actress Veena Malik in the Kannada version of 'The Dirty Picture' movie and demanded her replacement with another Indian actress. The protesters, led by Sri Ram Sene President Pramod Muthalik, shouted slogans and...
  • Legal fraternity deplores attack on Bhushan October 13, 2011

    New Delhi: The legal fraternity on Wednesday expressed anger and indignation over the attack on advocate Prashant Bhushan in his Supreme Court chamber by two suspected Sriram Sene activists. "Nobody has the right to take law in his hands or attack a person for his opinion on any issue," said the...
  • Sene does it again, Muthalik's goons attack pub August 15, 2010

    Mysore: Men belonging to Karnataka's Sri Ram Sene on Saturday night attacked a pub in Mysore. According to local media reports, members belonging to the saffron brigade barged into the Tunes 'N' Tonic pub located inside the Hotel Adhi Manor and ransacked its premises. Shri Ram Sene gained notoriety in 2009...
  • Mutalik opposes Valentine's Day, gets a black face February 11, 2010

    Bangalore: Protesting Sri Rama Sene's plan to disrupt Valentine's Day celebrations on February 14, a group of people on Thursday blackened the face of its chief Pramod Mutalik in Bangalore. Mutalik's outfit had threatened, like last year, to marry off people celebrating Valentine's Day. Mutalik was participating in a programme near Town...
  • SRS Chief Muthalik held for Mysore riots July 25, 2009

    Belgaum: Mysore Police have arrested the International Secretary of extreme rightwing Sri Rama Sena (SRS) Pramod Muthalik on charges of delivering an 'inflammatory' speech in the aftermath of the group clashes involving two communities in the city during April this year. A team of policemen from Mysore arrived in the city...
  • Sene men disrupt Pak journos' talk in Delhi April 15, 2009

    New Delhi: A group of Sri Ram Sene activists on Wednesday tried to disrupt a seminar being attended by journalists from India and Pakistan here protesting the alleged criticism of the Indian media by Pakistani scribes. The trouble started when Pakistani journalist Khan Yusufzai (The News) referred to an article which...
  • Sri Ram Sene not to support any party in polls April 4, 2009

    Chennai: Sri Ram Sene, which shot into limelight after the January 24 attack on women at a Mangalore pub, on Saturday ruled out supporting any political party in the coming elections, including Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which it accused of "using Hindutva only to come to power". "They (BJP) are using...
  • Goa govt makes anger public, bans Ram Sene March 22, 2009

    Panaji: Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik on Saturday said that the state government has banned Sri Rama Sene in the state, even as a top official said he was not "sure about the ban". Naik said the ban on the Hindu outfit came into force from Saturday. "The organisation has been...
  • Now Sri Ram Sene to take pub culture fight to Goa March 19, 2009

    Belgaum: Undeterred by the widespread criticism following its attack on a Mangalore pub, right wing group Sri Ram Sene has now set its sight on Goa, vowing to agitate against pub culture in that state. Challenging Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik, who had declared that the group would not be allowed...
  • Muthalik's entry in Karnataka district banned March 16, 2009

    Bangalore: President of Hindu outfit Sri Ram Sene, Pramod Muthalik, was on Monday barred by authorities from entering a coastal Karnataka district for one year, as his presence could lead to communal disharmony in the area. An official spokesperson said district administration of Dakshina Kannada passed a 15page order citing various...
  • To pub or not: Moral police harder to please than cops March 10, 2009

    New Delhi: The attack on pubgoers including women, in Mangalore led by Pramod Muthalik's infamous Sri Ram Sene shows just how violent moral policing can get. Is there a a way to have fun and keep the law as well as moral police happy? It didn't help that the Chief Minister...
  • Sri Ram Sene to decide on its role in LS polls March 5, 2009

    Gulbarga: Sri Ram Sene would hold a meeting to decide its role for the coming Lok Sabha polls on March 8, its Chief Pramod Muthalik said. He said all party executives and office bearers would be present at the meeting. However, he said the Sene would not be contesting any seats...
  • Muthalik faces possible ban on entry into Mangalore February 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Weeks after the Mangalore pub attack, the Mangalore district administration has issued a show cause notice to Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik and two of his aides. Muthalik and his aides could even face a ban from entering Mangalore district. Mangalore Deputy Commissioner served the notice to Pramod Muthalik,...
  • Mangalore case: Notice politically motivated, says Renuka February 17, 2009

    New Delhi/Bangalore: Union Minister Renuka Chowdhury on Tuesday said the Mangalore authorities were not doing anything to tackle rising "fascism" and she has not received any court notice on her comment of "Talibanisation" of the Karnataka town after an attack on women in a pub there by right wing activists. ...
  • Shiv Sena activists arrested for beating lovers in Agra February 15, 2009

    Agra: At least 20 activists of the Shiv Sena were arrested on Saturday after they roughed up some youngsters to protest celebration of Valentine's Day, the Agra police said on Saturday. Superintendent of Police B P Ashok said the Shiv Sainiks had tried to create trouble at several spots and at...
  • The Love Debate: Moral police vs freedom to love February 14, 2009

    New Delhi: February 14 is Valentine Day, but the day of love has become the day of hate. The moral police say the love culture is ruining India, but young people say they have all the right to fall in love. ...