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    Nalasopara Arms Haul Case: Accused dismantled motorcycles to destroy evidence, says ATS

    Mumbai: On Monday, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) told the National Investigation Agency(NIA) court that the motorcycles used by accused in Nalasopara Arms Haul Case were dismantled by an automobile mechanic, Vasudev Suryavanshi. The ATS while requesting for police custody of accused Vasudev Suryavanshi, Vijay Lodhi, Sujit Kumar and Bharat Kurne told the special court, “Along with Suryavanshi, team officers had been to Belgaum, Dharwad in Karnataka, Solapur in Maharashtra to search

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    Explosives Haul case: Two sent to police custody till September 17

    Mumbai: The two persons arrested from Jalgaon, Vasudev Suryavanshi and Vijay Lodhi, were remanded to the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad’s custody till September 17. The police claimed that they need to question the duo about the origin of three ‘explosive-like substances’ found at Suryavanshi’s house. The accused duo has been booked under relevant sections of Indian Penal Code, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, Explosives Act and Explosive Substances Act. Suryavanshi works as a

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    Mumbai explosive haul: Maharashtra ATS gets custody of accused Avinash Pawar till Sept 4

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra ATS today told a sessions court here that suspected right-wing activist Avinash Pawar had carried out reconnaissance of several persons who were on the target list of a radical Hindu group for speaking against the religion. Pawar, linked to the extremist group, was arrested by the state’s Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) on August 24 in a case pertaining to seizure of explosives and arms

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    Dabholkar murder case: Court denies CBI’s plea seeking remand of Sharad Kalaskar

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court today rejected CBI’s plea seeking the custody of Sharad Kalaskar, one of the accused arrested by Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad in connection with the seizure of explosives and arms earlier this month. The central agency yesterday sought Kalaskar’s custody to question him in connection with the killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar in Pune in August 2013.

  • Gauri Lankesh murder: Karnataka SIT meets Maha ATS to share info

    Mumbai : The Karnataka Police SIT probing the Gauri Lankesh murder case arrived here to check if those arrested by the Maharashtra ATS in connection with a seizure of explosives and arms had any links to her killing, officials said on Saturday.

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    Mumbai explosives haul: Maharashtra ATS arrests man from Ghatkopar; 5 held so far

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), which is investigating the recent seizure of explosives and arms in the state, has arrested one more person from Ghatkopar here, an official said today. Avinash Pawar (30) was arrested last night and will be produced before a court today, the official added.

  • Maharashtra ATS secretly snoops into terror outfit; likely to make more arrests

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has questioned over 20 people in the course of weekend across the state who were directly or indirectly linked to Vaibhav Raut, Sharad Kalaskar and Sudanva Gondhalekar in relation to the possession of crude bombs and other explosive materials, widening the range of possible involvement of a bigger ring of people involved in making or procuring explosives.  ATS officials said they are likely to make more arrests

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    3 arrested by Maharashtra ATS remanded to custody till Aug 18

    Mumbai: The Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) after recovering explosives, 20 country-made bombs from the residence of Sanatan Sanstha worker Vaibhav Raut on Friday produced him before Additional session Judge Sameer Adkar along with two more accused — Sharad Kalaskar and Sudanva Godhalekar.  The judge remanded the three accused in ATS custody till August 18. The accused were reportedly arrested late on Thursday night in an ATS operation conducted in Bhandar Aali area of

  • Maharashtra ATS picks up suicide bomber

    Mumbai: The State Anti-Terrorism Squad has arrested 32-year-old Faisal Hasan Mirza from Mumbai’s western suburbs. A senior ATS official said the man was planning to bump off some important personalities. He was trained to target public places, government places and conduct suicide attacks.

  • Mumbai: RDX seized from Palghar meant for Gujarat elections, claims ISIS suspect

    Mumbai: One of the ISIS suspects, arrested by the Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) recently, has made a startling revelation during interrogation. H has claimed that the 12-kg RDX and other explosive substances seized last year from an abandoned hut in Palghar district was to used in the ensuing assembly polls in the neighbouring state of Gujarat.

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    Mumbai: Family of two accused in Malegaon blasts demand fair probe

    Indore : The family members of two absconding accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case have demanded an “immediate and fair inquiry” into the claim made by a suspended Maharashtra ATS officer that the duo was dead and falsely being shown as “alive” by probe agencies.

  • Day 2: Uran combing on, but still no suspect

    Mumbai : A day after a high alert was sounded off the Mumbai coast and adjoining areas after a group of men was spotted moving suspiciously near a Naval base at Uran near here, the multi-agency search for them continued for the second day on Friday, although the Navy called off its operation.

  • High terror alert in and around Mumbai

    Mumbai : Mumbai and its adjoining cities have been put on the highest alert after two school-going children claimed they saw at least six people at Kumbharwada locality of Uran in Raigad district wearing pathani suits and carrying firearms on Thursday morning.

  • Maharashtra ATS arrests another ISIS backer in Hingoli

    Mumbai: In its ongoing crackdown against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the Maharashtra ATS arrested yet another ISIS sympathiser from  Hingoli district on Monday after the third arrested accused Iqbal Ahmed Kabir Ahmed revealed his name during interrogation.