Abhishek Angad


Abhishek Angad reports from New Delhi for The Indian Express

Tried to assault 600 girls: Accused was superstitious, followed a routine, say cops
Mon, Jan 16, 2017

Police said that apart from three cases registered against him New Ashok Nagar police station, two more cases have been filed in Rudrapur and Bilaspur in UP.

Nine people used ATM, then ‘lost money’: Police probe if card details cloned at ATM
Sun, Jan 15, 2017

People in the area, The Indian Express spoke to, said the ATM rarely worked, and was filled up with cash just a couple of times after demonetisation.

Knocking on RBI’s door, 66 days on
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

It is January 12, 2017, 66 days since Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. However, residents of the city are still struggling to find solutions to their money-related troubles.

On coldest night of the season, some warmth at night shelters
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Relatively warm inside, night shelter number 241 saw about 165 people, coughing every now and then, check-in overnight to avoid one of the coldest nights in the capital in the last two years.

Nigerian dies after scuffle over rent, Delhi police say probe on
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Igwe Francis, got into an argument with his former landlord, Liaquat Ali, who claimed he owed him Rs 30,000 in rent and asked him to pay up.

‘Forced’ to operate oxygen cylinder, ward helper injured
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

Police have registered a case under IPC sections 287 (negligent conduct with respect to machinery) and 337 (causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others) at Sabzi Mandi police station.

Graphic designer in Delhi arrested for printing Rs 6 lakh in fake notes
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

According to police, after the arrest, the home of the main accused was raided, and Rs 6 lakh in fake Rs 2,000 and Rs 500 notes was seized, along with printers and a computer.

Delhi Police revoke notice asking 19-yr-old to bring ‘high caste witnesses’
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

The Dalit boy, identified as Jatin, a student of St Stephen’s College, was assaulted by two men after an accident in Karawal Nagar on January 2.

In love with woman, man gets her husband injected with poison in spy-style murder
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

According to police, the incident took place on the evening of January 7, when the victim, Ravi Kumar, who worked at Sadar Bazar, was heading home.

Police issue notice, ask youth to produce ‘high-caste witnesses’
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

The 19-year-old Dalit boy, identified as Jatin, a student of St Stephen’s College, was assaulted by two men after an accident in Karawal Nagar on January 2

German woman molested in Hauz Khas: Police mail victim, ask her to record statement
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

The incident was first reported to the Delhi Commission for Women. DCW chief Swati Maliwal then sent a notice to the Delhi Police on December 27.

In 2015, Delhi saw the most dowry suicides in the country
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

Thirty nine people committed suicide over love-related issues. However, Delhi stood third compared to other metro cities such as Chennai (2,774) and Bengaluru (1,855).

Road rage: ASI’s son beaten up by 2 men in Delhi
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

According to the FIR, one of the accused allegedly made a caste-based slur against Jatin.

Advocate assaulted at Patiala House
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

Police added that one of the accused punched the lawyer’s face and threatened to kill him.

His reminders about work safety ignored, labourer falls to death in Mayur Vihar Phase I
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

His pleas went unheard and on January 2, he slipped from a wooden scaffolding on the fifth floor and fell to his death. Police said Babu was rushed to Kukreja Hospital, where he was declared brought dead.

Delhi: Minor kills husband of ex-girlfriend, shouts ‘she will only be mine’
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

According to police, the woman said in her statement that she was in a two-year relationship with the accused before she got married.

Delhi: Head constable shoots himself at Supreme Court
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

A suicide note was found in which he mentioned a property dispute and marital discord, police said

Delhi: 17 cops line up for identification parade after extortion FIR
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

Confirming the identification parade, DCP (west) Vijay Kumar said it appears to be the handiwork of a criminal pretending to be a policeman.

Manish Sisodia’s office burgled, documents, 2 CPUs gone
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

Upendra Kumar, who is responsible for office work, said they were supposed to shift on Friday from this office to a newly constructed one about one kilometre away.

Cash crunch forces conmen to use cards, they land in Delhi police net
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Police said the cash crunch forced the accused to use their cards in various stores, which helped police get CCTV footage and identify them.

Eyewitness in murder case shot dead: ‘We visited police station 7 times but no one listened… now he’s dead’
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

According to police, Jeet was an eyewitness in the murder of his friend Vijay Kumar. The two were attacked by six sword-wielding men on July 3.

Ex-civil engineer hangs himself, calls suicide my surgical strike: Delhi Police
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

Police said the engineer, his wife and one of his sons stayed at Dream Apartment in Dwarka Sector 22.

Najafgarh: Man accused of shooting 17-yr-old held
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

Confirming the arrest, DCP (southwest) Surender Kumar said the accused, identified as Shubham, will be questioned to ascertain the exact sequence of events.

Three held: Delhi cops bust insurance racket
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

The police have so far identified 361 victims from various places across the country, including Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Surat, Greater Noida, Vadodara and Mumbai

Accused still at large: Mother of rape victim shot at in Jamia Nagar
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

Police said that the woman has sustained a superficial injury on her waist. She is currently being treated at the AIIMS trauma centre.

21-yr-old ‘raped’ in Dwarka
Fri, Dec 23, 2016

“The girl has injured her backbone. She is being treated at a hospital,” said DCP Surender Kumar.

Delhi: She wanted to become an IAS officer, says father
Thu, Dec 22, 2016

The father, who was in Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, rushed back to Ayushman Hospital near his in house in southwest Delhi’s Najafgarh.

Delhi: How gun kept for safety turned into a murder weapon
Thu, Dec 22, 2016

Police said Yogesh, a property dealer, has been friends with Shubham for the last three years. After he was shot at in Najafgarh seven years ago, Yogesh started carrying a .315 pistol.

Delhi: Minutes after alerting mother, girl shot dead by friend in Mercedes
Thu, Dec 22, 2016

Police sources said the girl had left her house around 2.30 pm on Tuesday. “She told her mother that she was going to attend a birthday party in Rajouri Garden,” said a police officer.

Demonetisation: One of the men who beat me is still on the run, says victim
Tue, Dec 20, 2016

The incident took place on December 15 at 11.30 am when Kushwaha saw people standing in a queue at an ATM, where he critised the PM and got beaten up. A case was registered against one of the accused, Aashik.

Delhi: FIR filed against Apollo doctor for ‘slapping’ cop
Tue, Dec 20, 2016

The warrant was issued because the doctor has not turned up for a single court hearing so far, police said.

Delhi: 48-year-old beaten up for ‘criticising demonetisation’
Mon, Dec 19, 2016

A case was registered under IPC Sections 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt) and 341 (punishment for wrongful restraint).

Delhi 16-year-old girl ‘gangraped’: Victim attempted suicide twice, say kin
Mon, Dec 19, 2016

DCP East, Omvir Singh, said that the victim was given two counseling sessions, which is a joint responsibility of the government and the police.

Delhi’s Moti Bagh rape spot: Desolate roads, no policemen and a guard in shock
Sat, Dec 17, 2016

Surrounded by the government flats are clusters of jhuggis where the accused driver stayed for the last two years.

Bag with salary of Rs 1.06 lakh stolen: Delhi Police
Fri, Dec 16, 2016

Subodh had insisted the treasury to pay him in cash so that he could repay his loans and pay for medicines. Police said they have registered a case but lack of CCTV footage is a hindrance.

Burglars leave behind Rs 100 for daily needs of 78-year-old in capital
Fri, Dec 16, 2016

The old woman gave the burglars all her jewelleries with one simple plea — she asked them to leave her the only Rs 2,000 note she had to manage her immediate needs.