After the Malegon blasts, the role of the radical Hindu outfit, Abhinav Bharat, With close affiliation to Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) resurfaced with the Rajasthan Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Friday arresting Devendra Gupta for his involvement in the Ajmer dargah sharif blasts in 2007.
Three people were killed and 30 others injured when explosives kept in a tiffin box went off at the famous sufi shrine of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti on October 11, 2007.
According to the Rajasthan home minister Shanti Dhariwal, the investigating agencies have gathered enough evidence to prove that the arrested person, Gupta (36), a resident of Bihariganj in Ajmer, had links with the RSS. The ATS sources said Gupta had confessed to his involvement in the Ajmer blasts. Investigations also show that Gupta was in constant touch with Sadhvi Pragya Singh, the alleged mastermind of the Malegaon blasts.