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Gujarat: Man who mowed down cop, pointed revolver at police held after chase

January 22, 2021 6:41 pm

According to police, the accused, identified as Amin Marwadi (49), a resident of Juhapura in Vejalpur of Ahmedabad, was travelling in his vehicle on Thursday night, allegedly to settle a personal dispute.

Punjab: Police bust gang of MP-based weapon smugglers, arrest two, seize arms

January 10, 2021 3:14 am

“The gang apparently also has links with certain Punjab- based terrorists and is suspected of having supplied over two dozen .32 bore pistols to gangsters and criminals in the state during the last three months alone,” Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta said.

Why Army officers let off with ‘pittance’ punishment, asks SC

August 27, 2014 1:37 am

Seeks reply from AG in 15 days as to why all orders of Army should not be quashed since they were inadequate.

Polls near, cops hunt for illegal weapons in circulation

February 06, 2014 11:30 am

Despite tip-offs not many recoveries have been possible, admit police.

Two gunrunners arrested,10 pistols recovered

October 20, 2013 1:12 am

Two persons were arrested on charges of running a gun smuggling racket.

Inter-state gang hiding in sarpanch’s house arrested

March 14, 2014 12:28 pm

Bathinda police has nabbed four members of an inter-state gang believed to be involved in various cases of dacoity,murder,supari killing,robberies,vehicle snatching (luxury cars mainly) and possession of illegal weapons and recovered eight firearms from them.

Supplier of illegal weapons arrested at Anand Vihar ISBT

October 24, 2012 1:11 am

A supplier of illegal weapons was arrested at Anand Vihar ISBT on October 18,the Delhi Police Special Cell said on Tuesday.

Weapons found in Welspun GM's car

June 14, 2010 1:21 am

Investigations into the recovery of two 9mm pistols and a mysterious packet containing ammonia nitrate from the car of the general manager of Welspun Company is yet to make any headway.

Migrant labourers selling guns in state to boost income

January 10, 2010 12:11 am

To earn an extra income,migrant labourers are bringing readily available countrymade weapons from outside the state and selling these at a higher price here.

Teenager held for supplying weapons

October 16, 2009 11:17 pm

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested a Vadodara-based teenager who allegedly acts as a conduit for supplying weapons to gangs in the city.