Court acquits all charges of Mahendra Kumar in church attack case

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

Mangaluru : Social activist Mahendra Kumar acquitted all charges in the 2008 Mangaluru church attack case. With this, the former Bajrang Dal firebrand stands in the clear. The second JMFC judge, Mahesh BT, acquitted Kumar of the charges in the last of the cases in the attack that shook the state. A day after the […]

Govt. proves its Anti-Hindu policy with re-opening church attack case : Muthalik

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Mangaluru : The state government is proved its Anti-Hindu policy with re-opening of the 2008 church attack case by rejecting the Somasekhara Commission Report, said Sri Rama Sene Chief Pramod Muthalik on Saturday. Speaking to the media at Second JMF Court here on December 20, he accused the Congress party, to throw away the Someshekar […]

State Government trying to restrain Hindu Outfits by Rejecting Someshekar Report – M B Puranik

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Udupi : M B Puranik, working President VHP Karnataka (South) said that Congress led State Government is trying to suppress Hindu Outfits by rejecting the Someshekar Report on Church Attacks. Speaking at a press meet at the Press Club on October 21, he said that the State Government in order to fix Hindu Outfits and […]

State govt to rubbish church attack report of Justice B K Somashekar Commission

Saturday, September 27th, 2014
Justice B K Somashekar

Mangalore : The State law department has recommended the State government to reject the church attack report submitted by Justice B K Somashekar Commission since there was opposition in the interim and final reports. It is learnt that the state government had constituted a panel of commission to probe a series of attacks on churches […]

JR Lobo, MLA of Mangalore South pleads for re-investigation of church attack case

Thursday, June 13th, 2013
JR Lobo

Bangalore : JR Lobo, Legislator of Mangalore South has made a request to the state government to conduct a re-investigation into the church attack case reported from various parts of the state during the rule of the former BJP government. Speaking at the Assembly, the MLA said he was not happy with the report of […]

Kannada version of Church attack report to bring out: Saldanha

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
MF Saldana

Mangalore : Justice Michael Saldanha, the Karnataka state president of AICC said that he will bring the kannada version of Church attack of 2008 and it will be released in Mangalore and Udupi in the end of this month. Speaking at the press meet held at Woodland Hall on November 8, Tuesday, he said that […]

Hindu outfits not responsible for recent church incident : Shenava

Sunday, November 6th, 2011
Jagadesh Senava

Mangalore  : Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Vice President Jagadeesh Shenava requsted the media not to connect the recent St. Alphonsa Church attack at Kankanady and Hindu organizations. Speaking at the press meet held on Nov 5 Saturday, he said that some newspapers and news portals have depicted the incident as an “attack on churches,” which […]

SRS not responsible for attack on St.Alphonsa Church

Saturday, November 5th, 2011
Pramod Mutalic

Mangalore :Shri Rama Sene (SRS) chief Pramod Muthalik, said that the SRS is not responsible for the attack held on St. Alphonsa Church on Nov 3 Thursday. Speaking at the press meet on Nov 4 Friday, he said that since he arrived in city on Friday he has nothing to do with the church attack. […]

Bishop submitted memorandum to police commissioner to withdraw cases

Friday, July 22nd, 2011
Mangalore Bishop

Mangalore : Bishop of Mangalore, Rev Fr Aloysius Paul D’Souza visited Police Commissioner Seemanth Kumar Singh at his office on July 22, Friday to submit the memorandum to withdraw the cases on Christian community on Church attack. Submitting the memorandum Bishop said that earlier they had submitted the memorandum to Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa […]

Church attack Report concluded in confusion: Mahendra Kumar

Monday, January 31st, 2011
Mahendra Kumar

Mangalore : Mahendra Kumar, the then Bajrang Dal convener said that the B K Somasekhara Commission report on the Church attack concluded in confusion. Speaking at the interaction session organized by Journalists Study Centre at Sahodaya on Jan 31, Monday, he was the one who attended to say the witness for the commission for continuous […]