Six years after VHP leader Laxmanananda Saraswati was gunned down in Odisha`s Kandhamal district, an organisation on Sunday demanded a CBI probe into his killing.
Senior Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Acharya Dharmendra has been booked under sedition and defamation charges for controversial remarks he allegedly made against Mahatma Gandhi in May.
Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal`s condition is stable, a doctor said Thursday.
Ram Vilas Vedanti was detained in Ayodhya when he tried to participate in "Panch-Kosi Parikrama" which was banned by the Faizabad administration.
Describing the detention of Ashok Singhal as "brazenly illegal and unlawful", BJP leader Subramanian Swamy demanded that he be released immediately.
VHP leader Praveen Togadia was on Thursday detained by the police at Jammu airport and sent back by authorities, fearing law and order disturbance.
A case has been filed against VHP leader Praveen Togadia by the police for allegedly making inflammatory statements during his visit to Hyderabad.
Gujarat HC rejected SIT`s plea seeking
cancellation of bail of Babu Bajrangi, former VHP leader and an accused in 2002 Naroda Patiya riot cases.
The Special Investigation Team
(SIT), probing riot cases, on Friday interrogated former VHP
General Secretary Jaydeep Patel, an accused in the Naroda Gam
case of 2002 riots.
A local VHP leader allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife and daughter-in-law in Kotwali area of Faizabad district, police said here Tuesday.
Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader and stockbroker Damodar Modi`s servant, has hinted that he was attacked by insiders.
As many as 1004 cases were
registered and 1218 persons arrested in connection with the
communal violence in Kandhamal last year in which 40 people
were killed and 136 others injured.
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