Anti-superstition activist

Three years after anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar's murder, CBI arrests Sanatan Sanstha doctor

Three years after anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar's murder, CBI arrests Sanatan Sanstha doctor

Anti-superstition activist Dabholkar, an Indian rationalist and author was shot dead by unidentified assailants in 2013.

Jun 11, 2016, 09:41 AM IST

Dabholkar's children move HC, seek special CBI team for probe

As the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar remains unsolved almost two years after, his daughter and son have filed a petition in the Bombay High Court demanding constitution of a special team of CBI to probe the case.

Jul 15, 2015, 20:11 PM IST

Make Maharashtra Anti-Superstition law national: Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday called for making the Anti-Superstition law of Maharashtra a national one.

Feb 27, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Dabholkar was a soft target: Anti-superstition activist

Anti-superstition activist Shyam Manav here said that detractors attempted to end his life as well like rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar, who spearheaded a movement against black magic practises and superstitions as he was a soft target.

Jan 07, 2015, 13:06 PM IST

PIL seeks action against ex-top cop for using tantriks in Dabholkar murder case

A PIL in the Bombay High Court on Friday sought action against: former Pune Police Commissioner Gulabrao Pol for allegedly taking the help of 'tantriks' (occultists) to crack the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar.

Sep 05, 2014, 19:58 PM IST

CBI files FIR against unknown persons in Narendra Dhabolkar murder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday filed an FIR against unknown persons under sections of criminal conspiracy and murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dhabolkar in Pune last year.

Jun 03, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

Narendra Dabholkar murder case transferred to CBI

The Bombay High Court on Friday transferred to CBI the probe into the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar in Pune last year.

May 09, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

Dabholkar murder: HC reserves order on PIL seeking CBI probe

The Bombay High Court on Thursday reserved its order on a PIL seeking CBI probe into the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar last year.

May 08, 2014, 23:36 PM IST

Mumbai police to help Pune cops in probing Dabholkar murder

A team of Mumbai Police will provide assistance to Pune police in probing the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar.

Aug 21, 2013, 21:05 PM IST

Anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar shot dead in Pune

Activist Narendra Dabholkar, who was in the forefront of a campaign to persuade Maharashtra government to pass an anti-superstition and black magic bill, was shot dead here Tuesday morning by unknown assailants.

Aug 20, 2013, 10:14 AM IST