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ZP school teacher held for ‘sexually assaulting’ seven minor girl students

October 06, 2021 8:56 am

The teacher was arrested on Monday after the village erupted in anger when they got to know about the teacher's act, and gathered at the school.

Maharashtra: Chandrapur sees attacks over 'black magic' charges, 7 saved from lynching

September 05, 2021 9:12 pm

All the accused have been held under the Maharashtra Prevention and Eradication of Human Sacrifice and other Inhuman, Evil and Aghori Practices and Black Magic Act, 2013.

In Chandrapur hotbed, forest officials bring down tiger threat

June 17, 2021 9:28 am

Chandrapur accounts for as many as 200 of Maharashtra’s 311 tigers, and hence much of its man vs animal conflict. Central Chanda is estimated to hold 25 adult tigers.

Tigress that attacked veterinary doctor in Chandrapur two days ago found dead

June 05, 2021 10:29 pm

On June 3, when the forest department staff had gone to check the tigress, it had suddenly attacked them. While running for cover, veterinary doctor Ravikant Khobragade had fallen down.

Chandrapur: Six-month-old tiger cub reunited with mother after being rescued from well

April 21, 2021 11:28 pm

The forest department said it got information about the cub falling into a farm's well in Chichpalli range of Chandrapur at 8.30 am on Wednesday morning.

Activist begins hunger strike to save the last lake in Chandrapur

February 27, 2021 10:49 pm

Bandu Dhotre, who runs environmental NGO Eco Pro, has been fighting for the cause of Ramala Lake, built by the Gond kings more than 500 years ago to supply water to the walled city of Chandrapur, since 2009.

9 foreign nationals in Gadchiroli, 11 in Chandrapur held for ‘visa violations’

April 29, 2020 10:34 pm

Gadchiroli Superintendent of Police Shailesh Balkawde said that the nine foreign nationals in Gadchiroli had visited on a tourist visa and were taking part in religious programmes, which is a violation of visa rules.

Maharashtra: One more killed in tiger attack in Chandrapur

June 10, 2019 12:20 pm

The Sunday attack was the tenth victim of wildlife attacks in Brahmapuri division this year so far, according to Singh, who added that most of the attacks were either by tigers or leopards.

Congress rally in Chandrapur draws big crowd but turnout thin at parallel rally

November 07, 2017 3:48 am

The turnout prompted Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Ashok Chavan to publicly praise Brahmapuri Congress MLA and former minister Vijay Wadettiwar for successfully organising the event.

Chandrapur: Police assault youth caught after chase, traders protest

September 08, 2015 5:29 am

The family of the youth, Rohit Bothra, 29, is planning to move the high court and file an attempt to murder case against eleven policemen for assaulting and injuring him on the night of August 31.