Anti-superstition

March taken out to mark 2nd death anniversary of Dabholkar

Activists of Andhashraddha Nirmulan Samiti (ANS) on Thursday took out a march to mark the second death anniversary of anti-superstition crusader Narendra Dabholkar who was gunned down on this day two years ago on a city bridge here while taking a morning walk.

Aug 20, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Narendra Dabholkar practised what he preached

Slain rationalist Narendra Dabholkar`s lifestyle demonstrated a rare quality of practicing one`s own preaching as he jolted many common beliefs that emanated from a superstition prone social mindset.

Aug 24, 2013, 12:33 PM IST

Anti-bill forces responsible for Dabholkar`s killing: Chavan

Blaming opponents of the anti-superstition bill for the killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said, organisations behind such acts should be isolated and their activities stopped.

Aug 22, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

Narendra Dabholkar murder: Blurred CCTV footage fails to offer lead

Police, who have recovered the video footage from CCTV systems operating at the establishments in the vicinity of the bridge, said it was "blurred and unclear" to offer any lead so far.

Aug 22, 2013, 11:57 AM IST