Dabholkar murder: Tawde’s CBI custody extended till June 20

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The CBI custody of Virendra Tawde, an accused in the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, was today extended till June 20 by a local court. Tawde, arrested by the CBI from Panvel in Navi Mumbai last week in connection with the murder of the 67-year-old anti-superstition crusader, was produced before Judicial Magistrate First Class V… Read more »

No progress in Dabholkar murder probe: kin to HC

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Family members of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar today questioned CBI’s “lack” of progress in the case related to his murder, pointing out how quickly the agency had moved in the high-profile Sheena Bora murder case. The division bench of Justices R V More and V L Achiliya was hearing petitions filed by the respective family members… Read more »