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Former BJP corporator stabbed to death in Bengaluru

June 24, 2021 1:20 pm

Though the former corporator Rekha Kadiresh was rushed to Kempe Gowda Institute of Medical Sciences, she could not be saved, police said, adding that previous enmity was the reason behind the murder.

Bengaluru violence case: Congress councillor Abdul Rakeeb Zakir arrested

December 04, 2020 8:18 am

The arrest of Zakir, a senior councillor, came days after the arrest of former Bengaluru mayor Sampath Raj in connection with the violence. Both Congress leaders are among 64 people accused by the police in a charge sheet filed in October.

Bengaluru violence: NIA arrests 'key conspirator,' conducts searches at 30 locations

September 25, 2020 8:11 am

According to the NIA team camping in the city since it took over the investigation on Tuesday, they have arrested one Sayyed Saddiq Ali, 44, from the city "The accused works as a recovery agent with a bank and was absconding since August 11, immediately after the riots," NIA officials said.

Kamal Pant replaces Bhaskar Rao as new Bengaluru Police Commissioner

August 02, 2020 2:41 am

Incidentally, the newly-appointed Police Commissioner — a 1990 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer — took over charge from his batchmate Rao.

Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: Tally crosses 1 lakh-mark, Bengaluru accounts for nearly 50% of cases

July 28, 2020 10:31 am

The first case of COVID-19 in the state was confirmed in Bengaluru on March 8.

COVID-19 cases cross 300-mark in Karnataka, 13 deaths so far

April 16, 2020 11:04 pm

While the first fatality due to the pandemic in India was reported from Kalaburagi in the state on March 10 when a 76-year-old man died “due to co-morbidities”, the death toll has seen a spike from 7 to 13 in the last four days.

Bengaluru police identifies eight 'unsafe' public spaces for women, kickstarts outreach campaign

February 27, 2020 6:18 pm

Among the locations identified for the campaign are Silk Board, Dairy Circle, Koramangala BDA Complex, Koramangala Regional Passport Office, Veera Yodhara Udhyanavana, Grape Garden, Madiwala Market Street, and Spurthy Hospital in Tavarekere.

Bengaluru City Police joins TikTok, ready with citizen-centric videos

February 07, 2020 6:07 pm

While the first video posted from the account @blrcitypolice encourages citizens to #FollowTrafficRules, the second upload is of the viral video in which Bengaluru (South-East) DCP Isha Pant sings a Kannada melody.

Bengaluru: People allege 'police brutality' after anti-CAA protests at Town Hall

January 26, 2020 8:05 pm

The group began reading the Indian Constitution when they were ushered out of the venue by the police citing 'no permission' given for this.

Bengaluru police arrest six SDPI members for attacking RSS activist who participated in pro-CAA rally

January 17, 2020 7:30 pm

Bengaluru city police commissioner Bhaskar Rao said, the arrested also wanted to attack and kill the leaders who took part in the pro-CAA event held at the Town Hall on December 22, 2019.