Dahod News

Gujarat: Dahod villager abducted to ‘avenge humiliation’ of gang members released

“The investigation is still underway and we have made no arrests, so far. The two accused are undergoing treatment at Dahod Civil Hospital and we are investigating the role of the villagers in the case,” said Investigating Officer A A Rathwa.

Dahod tense after authorities raze wall of Muslim cemetery

The clash began when officials of the Dahod municipality, accompanied by those from the district administration and police, arrived at the Godhra road to bulldoze a green boundary wall leading to the cemetery.


Dahod district officials direct vendors to reduce price of famous kachori by Re 1

The reason for the intervention, officials say, is the requests received from residents and travelers seeking a taste of the town's famous snack.

Number of poor in Gujarat jumps by 39.06% in 12 years

The number of poor families in Gujarat’s villages have risen by at least 30 per cent over the last decade,going by the state government’s own data.

Heavy rains lash central,south Gujarat

Heavy rains lashed central and south Gujarat,with Ahmedabad witnessing heavy waterlogging in some areas on Wednesday.

Two killed in Dahod roof collapse

Two members of a family,including a 70-year-old woman,were killed Tuesday when a roof of a temporary hut they had built,collapsed following heavy rains in Dahod district of central Gujarat.


Dahod health workers on strike,admn announces vaccination drive

As the district administration of Dahod decided to launch a 18-day long measles vaccination drive on Monday,around 121 health workers and officials working under the National Rural Health Mission went on an indefinite strike demanding better pay and perks.

With scant rains in Saurashtra,migration goes eastward

Chandaben Chauhan,a 40-something labourer,had come along with her husband to Ghanteshwar village in Rajkot district from Dahod 10 years ago to become a farm labourer.

Bus stranded in underpass

Following heavy rains,a private bus carrying 25 passengers was stranded under waterlogged Chaklasi railway underpass.

Gujarat govt zooms in on tribal villages to screen its welfare schemes

Months before Gujarat goes to polls,the Narendra Modi government has decided to launch a campaign in 11 tribal districts of the state to spread awareness about its “developmental initiatives”.