Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur is contesting from Bhopal Lok Sabha seat on a BJP ticket against Congress veteran Digvijay Singh. Victims of the blast are upset at the 'freedom' firebrand Pragya is enjoying.
The National Investigation Agency's (NIA) action came days after it took over the investigation into two cases, in which the Bengaluru police had invoked the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, on the instructions of the Union Home Ministry.
'State has become home to illegal bomb making that has the potential to unsettle democracy', says Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar after NIA arrested nine suspected Al-Qaeda operatives in the early hours on Saturday.
'He has risen as the voice of marginalised students and is a pro-democracy activist. If you put anyone in jail now, it is like giving death sentence,'a Professor from Delhi University said on the arrest of professor Hany Babu MT by NIA.