Ex Bajrang Dal convener Mahendra Kumar dies at 47

Saturday, April 25th, 2020

Mangaluru : Former convener of Bajrang Dal, Karnataka Mahendra Kumar died of heart attack on Saturday, April 25. at Ramaiah hospital Bengaluru. He was 47. Kumar was undergoing treatment at Ramaiah hospital Bengaluru where he breathed his last today (April 25) morning. His final rites will be held in his hometown Chikmagalur, informed sources. He […]

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 […]

Muslims not opposed to building temple in Ayodhya: Mahendra Kumar

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Mangaluru: Terming the Janagraha rallies of the Sangh Parivar outfits demanding the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya as a political stunt to favour the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the former State president of the Bajrang Dal Mahendra Kumar on Sunday asked people to be cautions against the Sangh Parivar’s attempts to polarise society. Speaking […]

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 […]

Somashekhara Commission report was a failure: Poojary

Saturday, January 29th, 2011
B Janardhana Poojary

Mangalore : Former minister B Janardhana Poojary slammed the probe report on church attacks in Karnataka as a failure. He said that, BK Somashekhara, a former judge, was assigned to investigate the attacks by the newly-elected BJP government which was confronting its first major crisis, but as the investigation was completed, the result as a […]

Satheesh Kumar gives evidence on attacks of Bajarang Dal on churches.

Saturday, August 21st, 2010
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Mangalore: The Former DK SP Sateesh Kumar, N, has testified today before B.K. Somashekhara Commission probing attacks in 2008 on churches by Hindu outfits, that Bajrang Dal was among those who (Pro-Hindus) attacked Adoration Monastery on 14-09-2008. He named Bajarang Dal, Sri Ram Sene and such other Hindu organisations. However, he said 10 to 15 […]