Swami Aseemanand acquitted in Ajmer blasts case
Swami Aseemanand has been acquitted in the 2007 Ajmer blasts case. The special National Investigation Agency court however found three persons guilty in the case. The court held the deceased Sunil Joshi, Bhavesh and Devendra guiltyin the case. On October 11, 2007, a blast rocked the dargah of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, killing three and injuring 17 people.
The case witnessed several ups and downs with several witnesses turning hostile.
The case was handed over to the NIA in 2011. But the hearings kept being postponed as the witnesses made applications delaying their appearance before the court, citing threat to their lives among other reasons.