Abhishek Angad


Abhishek Angad reports from New Delhi for The Indian Express

Five arrested for ‘assaulting’ on-duty head constable at CP
Fri, Mar 17, 2017

According to police, the incident took place at 7 pm, when HC Karanvir Singh found the accused persons, who were drunk, creating a ruckus in the area by shouting and hurling abuses.

Delhi: Gang replacing damaged cars with stolen ones busted
Thu, Mar 16, 2017

The accused have been identified as Arif Hussain and Lakhwinder Singh.

Delhi: 6-year-old drowns after falling into open tank
Wed, Mar 15, 2017

Romil Baaniya, DCP, (southeast), said they are questioning people who live in the area.

Pandav Nagar cctv footage: Naked rape victim jumped on to street, asked people for help
Wed, Mar 15, 2017

The footage shows her talking to three men, who are standing on road.

JNU Dalit scholar found dead at friend’s house
Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Krishnan committed suicide at his friend’s house in Munirka today.

Delhi: 3 held for killing gangster Manjeet Mahal’s father
Mon, Mar 13, 2017

Police have recovered seven semi-automatic weapons, including a mini carbine, 75 live cartridges and five spent shells from them.

Delhi: Woman jumps off first floor to escape after alleged rape by 5 men
Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Delhi: Police said further investigations are on and that the woman has been changing her statement.

Hardlook-The dirty truth: 8 clusters, each with a unique problem of its own
Mon, Mar 13, 2017

For lakhs of slum-dwellers across the capital, something as simple as going to the toilet can be a daunting task. Abhishek Angad heads to eight JJ clusters, each with a unique problem of its own, to understand how people who live there make it through the day Niron Devi has never been to a toilet […]

Delhi: In Mayur Vihar, a school to prepare for actual school
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

Most of his students, aged between 6 and 10, come from jhuggis at the Yamuna floodplains — boys in the morning, girls in the evening.

Amar Colony: Fake note with ‘Churan Label’ returns
Fri, Mar 10, 2017

Police have registered a case under IPC sections 489 B (using as genuine, forged or counterfeit currency notes or bank notes), 489 E (Making or using documents resembling currency notes or bank notes).

Hit-and-run that killed Delhi teenager: Insurance inquiry after accident gave away Mercedes driver
Thu, Mar 09, 2017

Following a tiff with the owner of the land, they took the car and parked it outside a friend’s house. They then took off the number plate and kept it in the boot of the car to evade arrest, police said.

Delhi: Last Mercedes hit-and-run unsolved, another hits labourer, drives off 
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

The incident took place around 5 pm when the car, with an Uttar Pradesh registration number, hit the labourer who was returning from work.

Delhi accident: Before cremation, one last journey
Tue, Mar 07, 2017

The boy would have turned 17 on April 18.

Delhi: 16-year-old killed as speeding Mercedes rams scooty in Miyawali Nagar
Tue, Mar 07, 2017

Police sources said the car hit the scooty from the rear with such force that the victim was tossed in the air before he landed on his head.

Delhi: Businessman ‘cheated’ of Rs 7 lakh by man posing as MHA official
Mon, Mar 06, 2017

According to the FIR, Kumar had made a PCR call on January 19 when he realised he was being cheated by the accused.

Latest tragedy reminds Odh community of risks in work
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

Primarily known as earth diggers, the Odhs had switched to digging trenches and tunnels after the Bhatti Mines closed in the early 1990s.

Eleven Tihar inmates ‘injured’, cause ruckus
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

Jail sources said inmates who violate rules by smuggling in tobacco, drugs and mobile phones inside the jail, are kept at ward 2 of jail number 3.

Quotas: Jats stage show of strength, warn will stall Delhi from March 20
Fri, Mar 03, 2017

As many as 30 people were killed and property worth crores was damaged at many places in Haryana during last year’s stir.

In Capital, show of strength: ‘Will stall city from March 20’
Fri, Mar 03, 2017

As many as 30 people were killed and property worth crores was damaged at many places in Haryana during last year’s stir.

Punjab National Bank ATM: In Meerut, one more ‘Children Bank’ note
Thu, Mar 02, 2017

Accused in first case says police beat him up

Article says Aadhaar can be hacked, FIR against writer
Wed, Mar 01, 2017

Police sources said Kochhar, who has written several books, including ModiNomics, is yet to be contacted.

Day after Delhi school sexual assault arrest: Two other girls molested earlier, claim parents
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

A 20-year-old schoolgirl has been arrested, while another minor girl has been accused of sexually assaulting the seven-year-old inside school.

Delhi: Girl held for sexual assault of 7-year-old junior
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Delhi: The victim’s father made a PCR call on Saturday afternoon and said his daughter had been “sexually violated” at school.

DU student raped by five, including her batchmates
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Police said their college held its annual fest on February 3, after which the main accused asked the girl to come to the party. The accused allegedly told her that a few other girls would be there as well.

Delhi: Three-year-old twins ‘fall’ into washing machine, drown
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Rohini) M N Tiwari said it was the father who eventually discovered their bodies inside the washing machine.

‘Children Bank of India’ notes: Weeks before arrest, accused was detained, allowed to go; SBI says probe further
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

The incident came to light after five Rs 2,000 notes that were dispensed from the ATM had ‘Children Bank of India’ and ‘Churan Lable’ written on them.

Fireman’s last heroic act: Donating his eyes
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Om’s cousin Baljeet Singh, who is also a fire-fighter, said, “I was supposed to replace him once his shift ended. Now he is gone... Om had asked us to donate his eyes in the event of his death... We have respected his wish.”

Poet beaten up for telling DTC conductor not to urinate on road
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Mishra then made a video to capture the bus registration number, which prompted the conductor to step out of the vehicle and start punching him, police said.

Karkardooma Court Complex: Lawyer assaults SHO, police file case
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

According to police, the lawyer obstructed Singh at the exit gate and threatened him of consequences for registering a case against him.

Video of guard beating dog to death at Rohini college sparks outrage
Sat, Feb 18, 2017

An officer said they are trying to find out if the orders to kill the dog came from above.

Woman’s head sawed off in Delhi: No one wants to claim her body, says man who called police
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Barik, who works as a security guard, said the incident has left his own family shocked.

2005 Delhi serial blasts: ‘Hoped for justice, it wasn’t delivered’
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Manisha, who lost her parents and her brother in the blast, left for the court in the morning. All these years she never saw the accused.

Fake degree racket busted, 4 arrested in Delhi
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

According to police, the gang had an office in Janakpuri where they claimed to offer courses from various universities in Kanpur and Haryana.

Woman’s head sawed off: Wife made spicy food, so he killed her, say Delhi Police
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

According to police, the accused, Subodh Kumar, did not like spicy food, and killed his wife after she cooked it for him.

Hit by cab in Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar, turned away by hospitals, boy ‘wanted to eat’ in his final hours
Tue, Feb 14, 2017

The accident took place on February 9 in northwest Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar, when a cab driver was reversing his vehicle and ran over the boy.

Delhi: Grazing past another biker earns man a broken elbow
Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Police said the accused, Sachin, pushed Riyasat's bike with his leg before getting down to assault him.