Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Topic: Lt Purohit

Collegium recommends Malegaon blast accused Colonel Purohit’s lawyer as Bombay HC judge

The Supreme Court collegium on Tuesday recommended advocate Neela Kedar Gokhale who represents Hindu militant and alleged master-brain of Malegaon blasts Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit, as a judge of the Bombay High Court.

Malegaon blast: Bombay HC asks Lt Purohit about Hindu terror group Abhinav Bharat’s meet

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned Lieutenant Colonel Purohit, an accused in the Malegaon Blast case of 2008 and Hindu militant on why he had attended the conspiracy meetings which discussed plans to conduct the blasts and what steps he took to prevent the blasts after he attended the meetings, reported legal website Bar and Bench.