Minor raped by relative
A minor girl was allegedly raped by a relative in PGI locality on Tuesday night. The police arrested the accused,Subeh Chand,and produced him before the court which sent him to judicial custody on Wednesday. Chand,who is married,runs a timber shop. The police said the medical examination of the girl,who is a Class II student,confirmed rape. According to the police,the victim,along with her family members,went to a neighbouring village to take part in a function. Later,when she was returning home,Chand took her to a secluded place and raped her.
Anand Sen,aide released
Former BSP minister Anand Sen Yadav and his associate Seema Azad,who were acquitted by Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court two days ago in the case of kidnapping and murder of law student Shashi,were released from the Faizabad District Jail on Wednesday. They were lodged in jail since June,2008.
AMU proctor resigns
After repeated reports of unlawful activities on the campus,proctor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Dr Khursheed A Khan resigned on Wednesday. University spokesperson Rahat Abrar said that Dr Khursheed tendered his resignation citing personal reasons. Vice-chancellor Lt Gen (retd) Zameer Uddin Shah has accepted his resignation, Abrar said.