Chouksey, 76, who retired as an engineer with the Central Warehousing Corporation in 2000 and took up social work now devotes time to litigating about the national anthem and flag, besides the odd environmental issue.
A day after eight SIMI activists broke out of Bhopal Central Jail and were killed within hours, the CM in a speech had justified the encounter, calling them terrorists.
A retired district judge has been asked to probe within three months the reasons behind the stoppage.
BJP fielded Manju Dadu, daughter of late MLA Rajendra Shyamlal Dadu whose death in an accident necessitated the bypoll.
He said he was in Jabalpur on official work and was ready to take up the new assignment from November 24.
An area manager with Lupin’s Ascender Division, Amit, died on the spot while Pooja, a teacher at a private professional college, is critical after having suffered a severe head injury.
The shelter home was being operated by NGO Shakuntala Parmarth Samiti, which is run by advocate Shaila Agarwal.
he situation went out of control despite the presence of security personnel.
After the demonetisation announcement, work dried up for the 300-odd daily wagers here as cash, the only mode of payment used in marketing yards by traders and farmers, is no longer available.
Cathwas reportedly warned Shrivastava that she would be sacked for alleged lapses in allowing ineligible students appear for an examination.
Himadri Singh, has written to CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan complaining about the song that Gyan Singh had sung.
In July 2016, the state had announced plans for the country’s first ever Happiness Index, to be prepared by March 2017, for its 7.25 crore people.
Jail Superintendent Dinesh Nargave said he was only following procedure and did not stop the advocate from meeting his clients.
Deepak Kushwah, 20, was alone when he was attacked with sharp weapons in Totpura locality.
After the killing of 8 SIMI activists, the MP CM sparked off a debate when he said “We will have to evolve a system for quick trials. Some people even get chicken biryani in jail.” Is chicken biryani actually served in jails? DIG (Prisons) R S Vijayvargiya, who retired a few months ago, clears the air.
The CJM had pulled up the prosecution for not informing the court about the jailbreak by the SIMI undertrials and the subsequent police encounter on October 31.
Baihar Zilla Pracharak Suresh Yadav, who was accused of circulating a communal WhatsApp post, was allegedly beaten up by the police in custody and outside the Baihar police station on September 25.
CJM, Bhopal, Bhubhaskar Yadav Wednesday heard a plea by advocate Parvez Alam seeking permission to visit 21 SIMI activists in the Bhopal Central Jail.
CM had announced suspension of Patel, along with a superintendent, deputy superintendent and assistant superintendent of police and the transfer of ADG (Jail) Sushovan Banerjee.
The inquiry followed discrepancies in the accounts of senior police officers regarding whether the SIMI activists were armed.
The report adds that quick police action prevented riots, and that “95 per cent of public” have backed it.
The officer first expressed his opinion in a WhatsApp post that later went viral.
Police say the men used sharpened plates as weapons to slit his throat and then gagged Chandan Ahirwar, the second guard who rushed there on hearing some noise.
The part of the jail where terror suspects and hardened criminals are kept will be converted into a high-security zone, he said.
The CM had also announced that a cash reward of Rs 40 lakh (Rs 5 lakh for each of the eight SIMI activists) would be distributed among villagers who informed the police.
The audio tapes, which come in the wake of video clips that did the rounds within hours of the operation on October 31, raise questions about the official version of the sequence of events.
Naresh Pal became the first witness in Khejradev panchayat to have spotted the eight SIMI activists who were gunned down hours after they escaped from the Bhopal Central Jail on Monday.
The report is yet to be made public, but police sources said there were multiple wounds on each body.
The report is yet to be made public, but police sources said there were multiple wounds on each body. The report said that bullets were recovered from four bodies and were found to have passed through the other four.
“Congress ka haath aatankiyon ke saath (Congress party’s hand with the terrorists),’’ Chouhan said, referring to the opposition party’s slogan ‘Congress ka haath aam aadmi (common people) ke saath’.
Chouhan’s remarks found an echo in New Delhi where Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju questioned the “habit” of raising doubts over such action by police and security forces.
Former Madhya Pradesh IG (Prisons), G K Agarwal, had sent the letter a few months after the jailbreak in Khandwa in late 2013 when six SIMI activists had escaped.
SIMI activists got VIP treatment in cells, criminal cases likely, says MP minister
Yadav, 57, was due to retire in early 2019 and had undergone a bypass surgery a few years ago.
Video shows the policemen negotiating with the inmates, five of whom are standing on a huge rock. It’s unclear from the video, shot at a distance, if the men are carrying arms but their hands appear raised.
Contradictions have since emerged over the official version of the encounter with a minute-long video doing the rounds showing police firing at what appeared to be bodies on the ground, amid shouts of “kill them”.