Six accused belong to Madhya Pradesh: Sandeep Dange, a former RSS worker, Ramchandra Kalsangra, an electrician and RSS worker, property dealer Lokesh Sharma, farmer Rajender Chowdary, Tejram Parmar and Amith Chowhan. It was allegedly carried out by a group of right-wing terrorists. Sunil Joshi, a prime accused, was shot dead by unidentified persons in Dewas, Madhya Pradesh, on December 29, 2007, while key witness Lt Col Shrikant Purohit was declared hostile in February 2018. The blast reportedly killed three people and injured 17 others. A fact-finding panel of the state minority commission found that police kept the youth in illegal confinement and tortured them.
Trial in the case was concluded in the fourth additional metropolitan sessions-cum-special court for NIA cases recently.
Reacting to the court verdict, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra alleged that the Congress has long "defamed" Hindus for votes and demanded that party president Rahul Gandhi and his predecessor Sonia Gandhi apologise for terms such as "saffron terror" and "Hindu terror".
All 5 accused have been acquitted by the NIA special court in Nampally, Hyderabad.
In a similar case of Ajmer Dargah blast case in March 2017, a court in Rajasthan had sentenced Devendra Gupta and others for life in jail.
While Swami Aseemanand and Bharat Mohanlal Rateshwar are out on bail, the other 3 are lodged in the Central Prison in Hyderabad under judicial remand.
During the trials, the NIA had examined as many as 226 witnesses.
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