Sakshi Dayal


Under police protection, Friday prayers peaceful in Gurgaon
Sat, May 19, 2018

Although namaz was peaceful in most places, at Bhora Kalan in Pataudi, a group of villagers allegedly prevented “outsiders” from praying at the local masjid.

Gurgaon: Leopard killed in fight with another animal
Wed, May 16, 2018

“There were canine marks all over the carcass, especially around the neck. We suspect it had been killed by another carnivore, since they hunt by biting the neck and not letting go until the prey is dead,” said Shyam Sunder Kaushik, district forest officer.

ICSE, ISC results: Pass rates dip, more top-graders this year
Tue, May 15, 2018

In the absence of moderation and spiking, pass percentage in both Class X and Class XII exams saw a dip this year. The Class X pass percentage dropped from 98.53 per cent last year to 98.51.

Now, outfits to press for namaz at just five places in Gurgaon
Sun, May 13, 2018

Of the 47 places where prayers were offered Friday, 23 were “open spaces” while 24 were masjids or properties belonging to Waqf board. Before the protest by various outfits, namaz used to be read at around 100 vacant plots and parks.

Amid tight security, Friday prayers held
Sat, May 12, 2018

Members of the Samiti saw the reduced strength of worshippers as “a sign that the Rohingya and Bangladeshi Muslims have realised they are in trouble”. Even as prayers were being held, members of the Samiti maintained “vigil”. They also alleged that namaz was read at places that were not part of the list.

Under tight security, namaz proceeds peacefully in Gurgaon
Sat, May 12, 2018

However, even as prayers proceeded smoothly, workers of Hindu outfits, who have come together to form the Sanyukt Hindu Sangharsh Samiti, maintained “vigil” across Gurgaon, making a list of places where namaz was allegedly being read.

Gurgaon: 13 spaces identified for namaz
Sat, May 12, 2018

The sites chosen include Marbel Market in Sikanderpur, Leisure Valley ground parking, and the parking in front of IFFCO tower among others.

Raped and told to hush it up, Faridabad girl sets herself on fire
Thu, May 10, 2018

The accused, Amit Kumar, who hails from UP’s Bareilly and lives on rent in Faridabad, was arrested from a hideout Wednesday. A factory worker, he will be produced in court Thursday.

Gurgaon DC asks for list of places where namaz will be held
Thu, May 10, 2018

Speaking to The Indian Express Gurgaon deputy commissioner offered reassurance that peace will be ensured, unlike last Friday when prayers were disrupted by various outfits at several locations.

Another warning from Gurgaon outfits against namaz in public spaces
Wed, May 09, 2018

Outfits that are part of the Samiti, including the Shiv Sena, Hindu Sena, Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Kranti Dal and Bajrang Dal, also demanded that permission to read namaz only be given “in places where the strength of this population is more than 50 per cent."

Outfits opposing namaz in open meet Gurgaon DC, Waqf Board talks today
Tue, May 08, 2018

Board says remove encroachments from its land first, provide security during Friday prayers

Gurgaon open spaces barred for faithful: Right-wing Hindu outfits prevent namaz at many places
Sat, May 05, 2018

Members of right-wing Hindu groups prevented prayers at three places near Cyber Park, at a plot near Sahara Mall and another spot at IFFCO Chowk. Police personnel had been deployed at these spots.

Gurgaon: 19-year-old alleges rape by five men
Fri, May 04, 2018

“A case has been registered under relevant IPC sections. The woman’s medical examination was conducted,” said Inspector Umesh Kumar, SHO of Bhondsi police station.

Haryana: Hours after gangrape, Class XII student hangs herself
Fri, May 04, 2018

Barely 12 hours after she had been allegedly raped by seven men on the intervening night of Sunday-Monday, a 17-year-old committed suicide by hanging herself with her dupatta from a hook in the bathroom.

19-year-old woman allegedly gangraped by five men in Gurgaon
Thu, May 03, 2018

"A case has been registered under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code. The woman's has undergone a medical examination," Inspector Umesh Kumar, Station House Officer (SHO) of Bhondsi police station, said.

Gurgaon: Day after 2 charred to death in cab, police arrest driver of truck that crashed into it
Tue, May 01, 2018

Police had registered a case against the driver under IPC sections 279 (rash driving) and 304A (death by negligence).

Gurgaon outfits demand: Allow namaz only in areas with over 50% Muslims
Tue, May 01, 2018

In the letter, protesters alleged that the Friday prayers in Sector 53 were being used as a pretext to occupy land illegally. They further alleged that worshippers chant anti-India and pro-Pakistan slogans at the spot.

Gurgaon: Six who disrupted namaz get bail, outfits to go ahead with protest
Mon, Apr 30, 2018

Despite bail being granted to the six men, right wing outfits in the city, however, have decided to hold a demonstration on Monday, demanding that the case against the men be revoked and a ban on reading of namaz in the open be imposed.

Gurgaon accident: Car bursts into flames after collision with truck, two people burnt to death
Sun, Apr 29, 2018

"The car was a CNG taxi and we suspect that the impact of the collision may have caused leakage, leading to the fire,” said Ravinder Kumar, PRO of Gurgaon Police.

Gurgaon: Protest to press for release 6 who disrupted namaz
Sun, Apr 29, 2018

On April 27, 15 minutes after the namaz ended, around 30 representatives of the groups arrived at the scene, again chanting “Jai Sri Ram”.