Swami Aseemanand is an Indian Monk who was accused and now acquitted in Ajmer dargah, Mecca Masjid, and the Samjhauta Express bombings. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) first arrested Aseemanand in November 2010 for his alleged involvement in the Mecca Masjid bombing and he was handed over to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in December 2010. After a prolonged trial Swami Assemanand was acquitted in Ajmer dargah, Mecca Masjid and Samjhautha express blast cases by NIA Special Courts in March 2017, April 2018 and March 2019 respectively.
When asked whether the prosecutor will appeal against the verdict, he said, “No. Why should the government file an appeal? It makes no sense.” He also ruled out any fresh investigation into the.. IndiaTimes - Published
Wearing multiple identities of religious preacher, science student and terror accused, the saffron robed Aseemanand was the alleged link between the series of three bombings that ripped through India.. DNA - Published
A Panchkula court on Wednesday acquitted all the four accused, including Aseemanand, in the Samjhauta blast case. The other three accused, Lokesh Sharma, Kamal Chauhan and Rajinder Chaudhary, were also.. IndiaTimes - Published