A case has been registered in this regard and a hunt is on for seven people named accused, all of whom are absconding
Forest Department officials Friday said they were assessing the situation and the tortoises could have died because they were kept in suffocating conditions in the truck.
The incident occurred on Monday night near Kalyanpur village that falls between Kechki and Mangra stations in Latehar district.
Congress candidate Sukhdeo Bhagat won the seat, defeating BJP-backed All Jharkhand Students Union’s (AJSU) candidate Niru Bhagat.
People rushed out of their houses after experiencing the tremors at around 8 AM, according to reports.
“Three people – all Muslims – were arrested after they were named in the FIR, but we prima facie think they were not involved. Investigation is ongoing,” said SP.
While Chief Minister Raghubar Das had to put on hold the film shooting regulations, his cabinet decided to alter a proposed diesel tax hike later in the day.
Jharkhand is the only state that has complied 100 per cent with the suggested labour regulations.
The portal — http://www.advantage.jharkhand.gov.in — will allow seamless integration with portals of various government departments.
Maoist numbers, violence down to almost none in former stronghold in Jharkhand picked for special action plan.
“In the age of knowledge, this incident is sorrowful. The society should ponder over it,” said CM Raghubar Das.
How a gang fight and rumours about a girl being harassed led to violence in Jamshedpur.
Three persons gangraped the minor at Mayurtola locality in the district.
A police officer said curfew and prohibitory orders were imposed and it helped in preventing the loss of lives.
As many as 150 people were named accused in the FIRs and 103 people were arrested in connection with the clash, they said.