Tag: BHIMA KOREGAON
Human rights activist Fr. Stan Swamy passed away in hospital while waiting endlessly for a medical bail. He had been in jail since last year in the Bhima Koregaon case.
The event witnessed lakhs of people coming out to pay their respects at the “Jaystambh” in Perne village in Pune district of Maharashtra.
LAW The Supreme Court has rejected the demand for an independent probe into the recent arrest of five eminent activists and mandated four more weeks of house arrest for them.
The recent arrests of activists working for the oppressed sections of society and the charges of alleged naxalite links has sparked of a nationwide debate on the threat to democratic practice in India.
PERSPECTIVE Five eminent activists were arrested from several states across India on Tuesday, following the probe relating to the Bhima-Koregaon case and their alleged Maoist links.
POLITICS For their alleged involvement in the Bhima Koregaon upsurge and alleged involvement in Maoist organisation, the Police conducted raids across many states in India - arresting five eminent activists.