Malegaon blast witness claims he was forced to name Yogi Adityanath, RSS members in the case

A witness of Malegaon blast has made explosive claims against Maharashtra ATS in a Mumbai court. He said that he was harassed by ATS officials to implicate Yogi Adityanath and some RSS members in the case.

The witness, said to be an office-bearer of Abhinav Bharat Sangathan, told a Mumbai court during his examination that he was coerced by the Maharashtra ATS to frame Yogi Adityanath and others.

On September 29, 2008, six people were killed and over 100 injured when an explosive device strapped to a motorcycle detonated near a mosque in Malegaon, Maharashtra.