In the first case registered under the new beef ban law in Maharashtra, three persons have been booked for allegedly slaughtering calves in Malegaon town of the district and search is on to trace them.
A month after NIA filed its supplementary chargesheet in connection with the 2006 Malegoan blasts, an accused challenged its legality, saying that further investigation in the case by the probe agency was totally "illegal".
Two accused of the 2006 Malegaon blasts case today filed an application before the special National Investigation Agency court here, seeking discharge on the ground that there is no evidence against them.
CBI is mulling taking Aseemanand into custody in connection with its probe in the Malegaon blasts case after it questioned some of the accused belonging to a right wing outfit arrested for allegedly planting bombs in Malegaon.
SC agreed to take up an appeal filed by Sadhvi Pragya Singh
Thakur, key accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blasts case,
challenging her prosecution under the Maharashtra Control of
Organised Crime Act (MCOCA).