Bhanwari trial: accused Reshma Bishnoi gets bail

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Jodhpur: Rajasthan High Court on Thursday granted bail to Reshma Ram Bishnoi, an accused in Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case. Reshma, a close aide of main accused Indira Bishnoi, had moved bail application in the High Court, the arguments over which had been completed yesterday, but the court had kept the order reserved. Justice… Read more »

Bhanwari Devi case: Court again rejects Malkhan’s bail plea

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A local court again rejected bail application of former Congress MLA Malkhan Singh Bishnoi, an accused in the Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case. Turning down his petition seeking bail on health grounds, ACJM (SC/ST cases) Girish Kumar Sharma accepted arguments of CBI counsel opposing the plea citing evidences of Malkhan’s involvement in the case…. Read more »

Nurse case: Court rejects accused’s bail plea

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A court here Wednesday rejected the bail application of Shahabuddin, an accused in the case of Rajasthan nurse Bhanwari Devi, who was kidnapped and murdered last year, a lawyer said. The court, however, permitted the accused to take part in his son’s wedding for three hours April 26. Shahabuddin is accused of kidnapping the nurse… Read more »

Nurse case: CBI custody of accused extended till Feb 6

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A court here Saturday remanded two accused arrested in connection with the disappearance of nurse Bhanwari Devi to judicial custody for 14 days, while the CBI custody of another accused was extended till Feb 6, officials said. Three accused – Pukhraj Bishnoi, Dinesh Bishnoi and Reshmaram Bishnoi – were presented in court of an additional… Read more »

Nurse case: Accused sent to CBI custody till Jan 12

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A Rajasthan court here extended till Jan 12 the CBI custody of Omprakash Bishnoi arrested for allegedly disposing of nurse Bhanwari Devi’s body after burning her to death last year, officials said. Omprakash is the brother of Bishnaram Bishnoi who was held near Pune by Maharashtra police Jan 4. The CBI announced a cash reward… Read more »

Missing nurse case: Arrest warrants for legislator’s sister, four others

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Arrest warrants were Friday issued against five people including a Congress legislator?s sister after she failed to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for questioning in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi. Indra Bishnoi is sister of legislator from Luni constituency, Malkhan Singh Bishnoi, who has been arrested by the CBI for… Read more »

Missing nurse: Court asks cops why all in case not quizzed

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The Rajasthan High Court Thursday sought an explanation from police why they have not questioned all those named in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, who allegedly features on a CD in a compromising position with state minister Mahipal Maderana, a lawyer said. The court sought the explanation when counsel for the nurse’s husband,… Read more »

Include Rajasthan minister’s name in FIR: Court

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ACJM Court of Rajasthan, here Friday ordered the police to include the name of Rajasthan’s Water Resources Minister Mahipal Maderna as an accused in the FIR lodged in the disappearance of a nurse who allegedly featured in a compromising position with the minister on a CD.   Amarchand, husband of the auxiliary nurse and midwife Bhanwari Devi,… Read more »