RAIPUR: A 45-year-old woman being taken to hospital died on the road in Chhattisgarh’s Balrampur after police allegedly refused to let them pass from one district to another without “proper papers”. The husband pleaded with the police and showed them a hospital slip and prescriptions, but they refused to budge. The couple turned back and the woman died within half an hour. Police denied the two were turned away. Some reports said the cops asked for an e-pass, but police say it is not required for travel within the state. The woman was suffering from high fever, cough and cold for a week. Her husband, Ramadhar Panika, hired a vehicle to take her to the district hospital in Ambikapur. They
RAIPUR: A Maoist platoon commander, carrying a bounty of Rs 8 lakh, surrendered in Dantewada on Monday after his sister told him she would tie him a rakhi only when he quits the insurgent outfit and returns home for good. His sister’s love melted Malla, a hardcore Maoist who had left his home in Palnar village at the age of 12 after being taken away by the insurgents. It was his first visit home in 14 years, coinciding with Rakhshabandhan, and his sister Langa refused to let him go back to the world of violence. After a lot of persuasion by his sister, Malla gave in and she immediately led him, by hand, to police to surrender. She tied him
CHENNAI: A 42-year-old house painter, Srinivasan, who set himself ablaze after he was allegedly beaten up by police at Puzhal in Chennai, died of burn injuries on Sunday. Inspector Bensam has been placed under suspension, police said. In a video recorded by his brother at the Kilpauk Medical College Hospital where he was admitted for treatment on Saturday, Srinivasan said Rajendran, his landlord, an AIADMK functionary, had brought the inspector to put pressure on him to vacate the house. Sources said Srinivasan was unable to pay house rent for the past three months. He rented the house a year ago and lived there with his wife and two daughters. Police allege that Srinivasan habitually created a rukus after getting drunk.
The Kullu district police reached the house of Kangana Ranaut in Manali late Friday night after her team reported hearing gunshots near the house. While a preliminary investigation by the police did not immediately find evidence of mischief, the outspoken actress believes that it was meant to be a message conveyed to intimidate her, in context of her recent statements regarding the Sushant Singh Rajput case. The police, while they investigate the episode, have deployed a team at the actor’s residence and initiated checking for visitors. “I was in my bedroom, at about 11.30pm. We have three floors. We have a boundary wall, behind which there are apple orchards and a water body. I heard a cracker-like sound at 11.30. At first,
After over a month of Sushant Singh Rajput’s tragic demise, his father KK Singh lodged an FIR in Patna against Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty. In his complaint, he claimed that the actress was behind his untimely demise. According to him, she controlled his life and threatened to end his career if he did not abide by her rules. In the FIR shared by Mumbai Mirror, KK Singh revealed that Sushant wanted to quit the film line and settle down in Coorg as a farmer. He also added that his close friend Mahesh Shetty was also ready to go with him. However, Rhea Chakraborty not only objected to his plans but also threatened to disclose his medical reports to the media and
Nepotism debate in Bollywood has gained momentum on social media post Sushant Singh's Rajput's untimely demise. From Shekhar Kapur, Ranvir Shorey, Manoj Bajpayee to Kangana Ranaut, celebs have been openly addressing the nepotism topic. Recently, on a television show, the 'Manikarnika' actress revealed that she was summoned by the police in Sushant's case. The actress who has been at the forefront to demand justice for the 'Kedarnath' actor said that she is currently in Manali and asked the police to send somebody to take her statement, but there was no response. The star who was honoured with Padma Shri this year reportedly stated that she will return the it if she fails to prove the claims she made about Sushant
SRINAGAR: An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Sopore area of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Sunday, police said. Security personnel launched a cordon and search operation around midnight in the Reban area of Sopore town following information on presence of terrorists, a police official said. He said the search operation turned into an encounter around 4.00 am on Sunday when the hiding terrorists opened firing on the security forces, who retaliated. No casualties have been reported so far, he said.
NEW DELHI: A small group of Tibetans held a protest against China here on Saturday, police said. The protest was held around 11 am, they said. "Three protestors came here to protest. They were detained from near the Chinese embassy at central Delhi when they were trying to move ahead," a senior police officer said. They were taken to Chanakyapuri police station and will be released soon, he said.
KANPUR: Constable Ajay Kashyap, who sustained injuries in the Kanpur encounter on July 3, on Friday, said that gangster Vikas Dubey's encounter will restore public confidence in police and the government. Speaking to ANI, he said that the encounter brought solace to his soul. "It has brought solace to my soul. It would restore public confidence in police and government," Kashyap said. Kanpur encounter case main accused Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter with the police on Friday. Dubey, the main accused in the Kanpur encounter case was arrested by the police in Ujjain on Thursday morning. He was on the run for the last several days and had come to Ujjain to offer prayers at Temple, where he
LUCKNOW: Neither equipped with any arms or ammunition nor anticipating that they would face an "encounter-like" situation in Kanpur's Bikhru village, police personnel headed unprepared towards the trap laid by gangster Vikas Dubey at his mansion, said a policeman who survived the ambush in which eight of his colleagues were killed. Speaking to reporters, Kaushalendra Pratap Singh, the station officer of Bithoor police station in Kanpur district who was injured in the savage attack on a police team, recalled the events of the intervening night of Thursday-Friday that unfolded like a gangster film. "Dubey's men were fully prepared. Each of them had weapons. They were using semi-automatic weapons. In single shot weapons there is a time gap between two shots,"
SRINAGAR: An encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Arrah area of Kulgam district in south Kashmir following specific information about the presence of terrorists in the area, a police official said. He said as the forces were conducting the searches in the area, terrorists fired upon them. The forces retaliated, resulting in an encounter, the official said. The exchange of firing was going on and further details were awaited when the last report came in.
After the sad and tragic demise of Sushant Singh Rajput, Mumbai Police have been investigating the case. Although the final post-mortem stated the cause of his death as ‘asphyxia due to hanging’, they are investigating a professional rivalry angle. While so far statements of about 27 people have been recorded, a recent report in a news portal stated that the actor’s family has been summoned for the second round of statements. According to the report, although it is not clear what the second round of questions would be about, it is being stated that it might be with regard to Sushant’s finances and his company with Rhea Chakraborty and her brother as directors. Dy Commissioner of Police, Abhishek Trimukhe, who is
CHENNAI: There was a flutter at Rajinikanth’s Chennai home on Thursday when a team of police and Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS), which arrived at the actor’s residence on receiving a bomb threat call, was not allowed inside the premises. The call later turned out to be a hoax. Police have begun a hunt to trace the caller. Around 10:30am, the staff manning the ambulance control centre received a call in which a man claimed bombs had been planted at Rajinikanth’s residence. Security personnel rushed to the house, but the actor’s family refused to let them in. Later, only one team member was let in. An officer quoted Rajinikanth as telling police that a lot of prank calls had
SRINAGAR: An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, police said. A cordon-and-search operation was launched in the morning by the forces at Meej in the Pampori area of south Kashmir's Pulwama after receiving specific information about the presence of militants, a police official said. He said the operation turned into an encounter after the militants fired upon a search party of the forces. A gunfight is underway and further details are awaited, the official said.
An aerial view of historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar as no prayers were offered as mosques and shrines in the v...Read MoreSRINAGAR: Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations in Kashmir on Sunday were a low-key affair as most of the faithful marked the culmination of the fasting month of Ramzan by offering thanksgiving prayers at home in view of the coronavirus-induced lockdown. The festival is being celebrated across Jammu and Kashmir and Kerala on Sunday, while the rest of the country will celebrate Eid on Monday. No Eid prayers were offered for the second consecutive time in major mosques and shrines of Kashmir as police enforced restrictions in most parts of the valley including Srinagar city, officials said. People preferred to offer Eid prayers
Jammu and Kashmir lieutenant governor Girish Chandra MurmuJAMMU: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has imposed restrictions around quarantine centres in Udhampur district where stranded people brought back from other states through special trains have been kept, officials said on Wednesday. These directions were issued soon after the visit of Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu to the railway station in Udhampur on Tuesday, they said. Murmu took stock of the facilities being provided to the people of the UT who were stranded outside and are being brought back through special trains. District magistrate, Udhampur, Piyush Singla imposed restrictions under section 144 of the CrPc around all designated notified quarantine centres of the district, the officials said. As per an order, there
राम मेहता, बारां: राजस्थान के बारां के छबड़ा क्षेत्र के मुंडकिया गांव में अवैध खनन के आरोपियों को पकड़ने गए पुलिस कर्मियों पर हमला हो गया. प्राणघातक हमले में 2 पुलिस के जवान गंभीर रूप से घायल हो गए. दोनों को चिकित्सालय में भर्ती करवाया गया है. दरअसल छबड़ा पुलिस को मुंडकिया गांव में डोडा चुरा होने की खबर मिली थी. जिसके बाद चार जवान मुंडकिया गांव गए थे. उन्हें वहां डोडा चुरा तो नहीं मिला, लेकिन इस दौरान रास्ते में कुछ लोग जेसीबी और ट्रेक्टर से अवैध खनन करते दिखे. उन्हें टोकने पर खनन कर्ताओं द्वारा जवानों से गाली गलौच कर मारपीट का प्रयास किया और आरोपी भाग गए. जिसके बाद पुलिस कर्मी भी वापस आ गए और आरोपियों के
कन्हैया लाल शर्मा, मथुरा: लॉकडाउन (Lockdown) के चलते दूसरे राज्यों में काम के लिए गए प्रवासी कामगार और मजदूर ट्रेन, बस आदि की सहायता से अपने घर पहुंच रहे हैं. इसके अलावा कुछ लोग पैदल ही अपने घर लौट रहे हैं. ऐसे में एक राज्य का बॉर्डर पार करके दूसरे राज्य में जाने में थोड़ी मुश्किल आती है. ऐसे में उत्तर प्रदेश और राजस्थान के बॉर्डर पर प्रवासी मजदूरों के प्रवेश को लेकर दोनों राज्यों की पुलिस ही आपस में भिड़ गई. मथुरा के थाना मगोर्रा इलाके में राजस्थान पुलिस प्रवासी मजदूरों को उत्तर प्रदेश की सीमा में प्रवेश करवा रहा थी. इस बात को लेकर यूपी पुलिस के अधिकारियों ने आपत्ति जताई. देखते-देखते दोनों राज्यों की पुलिस में टकराव हो
मेदिनीनगर: तेलंगाना के हैदराबाद से 29 प्रवासी मजदूरों का एक जत्था पैदल चलकर शनिवार को झारखंड के मेदिनीनगर पहुंचा, जिसे पुलिसकर्मियों ने कोविड-19 (Coronavirus) जांच के लिए सदर अस्पताल भेज दिया. मजदूरों के इस जत्थे पर पुलिस की नजर शनिवार को उस समय पड़ी जब वे मेदिनीनगर के तटवर्ती नदी कोयल सेतु की छांव में बैठे आराम कर रहे थे. आधिकारिक सूत्रों ने बताया कि मजदूरों का उक्त दल तेलंगाना से पैदल ही सड़क मार्ग से अपने घरों की ओर लौटा है. सभी मजदूर पलामू जिले के पांकी थाना क्षेत्र के निवासी हैं, जो तेलंगाना में दिहाड़ी मजदूरी करके आजीविका चलाते थे. ये भी पढ़ें- नौकरी करने वालों के लिए झटका! मिनिमम वेज और बोनस काटने के चक्कर में कंपनियां इन मजदूरों में शामिल
नई दिल्ली: सिक्के के दो पहलूओं की तरह जहां एक तरफ जहां लॉकडाउन (Lockdown) के इस कठिन समय में सोशल मीडिया (Social Media) ने लोगों को जोड़ रखने का काम किया है, तो वहीं दूसरी और कुछ लोगों ने इसे अफवाहों (Fake News) का अड्डा बना दिया है. सरकार द्वारा समझाने की लाख कोशिशों के बाद भी कुछ लोग गलत सूचना फैला रहे हैं. जिससे कई बार लोगों की धार्मिक भावना भी आहत हो जाती है. लेकिन किसी भी प्रकार की गलत सूचना सोशल मीडिया के जरिए फैलाने वालो की अब खैर नहीं, क्योंकि अब प्रशासन ने इस पर लगाम लगाने के लिए प्लान तैयार कर लिया है. अधिकारियों ने बताया कि आजकल लोग हॉटस्पॉट एरिया सील होने से लेकर शहर