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Bhim Army chief Chandrasekhar Azad, supporters detained for violence during Ravidas temple protest

While the protesters pelted stones and vandalised vehicles, the police responded by firing tear gas shells and lathi charging them.

Aug 22, 2019, 09:06 AM IST

Upset over Mayawati's remarks, Bhim Army to support Congress' candidate in Saharanpur

The move comes days after Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati described Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar Azad as a "BJP agent" and accused him of trying to divide Dalit votes.

Apr 10, 2019, 07:28 AM IST

Upset over Mayawati's remarks, Bhim Army to support Congress' Saharanpur candidate

The move comes days after BSP supremo Mayawati described Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar Azad as a 'BJP agent'.

Apr 09, 2019, 15:30 PM IST

No reason to support Congress in Uttar Pradesh: Bhim Army

"She wanted to meet Chandrashekhar bhai, but he said no. She then made a special request and they met for a few minutes. No political issue figured in their talks," he told PTI. 

Mar 17, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

Bhim Army founder, 27 others booked for rioting, assaulting public servants

Azad was arrested on Tuesday at Deoband in Saharanpur but had to be admitted in a hospital in Meerut after he was taken ill, police said.

Mar 13, 2019, 23:14 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Mayawati says she may have to 'reconsider' support to MP, Rajasthan govts

This segment of Zee News brings to you latest updates. Virtually putting the Congress-led governments in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan on notice, the BSP supremo Mayawati Monday said she might have to "reconsider" her party's outside support to them if cases against "innocent" persons framed in Bharat Bandh on April 2 were not withdrawn. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

Many outfits playing at the hands of opposition, collecting funds in BSP's name: Mayawati

"These organisations do this not only for their and opposition's selfish needs but also provoke our innocent people against people of the upper caste and spread hatred," BSP chief said.

Nov 24, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

Dalits aware of BJP's dirty politics on SC/ST Act, will teach a lesson in 2019: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad

Azad's early release from jail by the UP government is being seen as the BJP's attempt to reach out to the Dalits ahead of the crucial polls.

Sep 14, 2018, 18:50 PM IST

Will throw BJP out in 2019 polls: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar after release from jail in 2007 riots case

He also said that his release was ordered as the government was scared of consequences for wrongly putting him behind bars.

Sep 14, 2018, 13:24 PM IST

2017 Saharanpur riots case: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar released from prison just after midnight

Chandrashekhar was welcomed by his supporters after his release from prison at 2.24 am on Friday.

Sep 14, 2018, 06:22 AM IST

UP govt orders release of Bhim Army chief and 2017 Saharanpur riots case accused Chandrashekhar

Chandrashekhar alias Ravan would be released from jail on November 1

Sep 13, 2018, 21:00 PM IST

Bhim Army claims Chandrashekhar attacked inside jail, seeks probe

The office-bearers sought an early resolution of the issue and warned of launching a stir if their demands were not met.

Jul 28, 2017, 11:58 AM IST

Saharanpur violence: Two accused arrested for setting ablaze police chowki, 20 vehicles

Two members of Bhim Army were on Friday arrested in connection with the violence here on May 9 in which a police chowki and 20 vehicles were set ablaze, police said.

Jun 09, 2017, 22:38 PM IST

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar, who was behind Saharanpur caste-violence, nabbed by UP STF from Himachal Pradesh

Chandrashekhar, the chief of Bhim Army, which was allegedly behind the recent violence in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, was arrested from Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh on Thursday.

Jun 08, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

Three Bhim Army activists arrested for collecting funds

Police have booked several Bhim Army activists for collecting funds for the Dalit outfit at Shukartal in the district.

Jun 05, 2017, 13:16 PM IST