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Kothrud police News

National-level swimmer commits suicide in Pune

"All primary observations point to suicide. As of now, we don't know the reason why he took the extreme step. He was a good student and a talented swimmer. No note has been found. We have launched a probe into the sequence of events leading to his death," said Senior Inspector Pratibha Joshi of Kothrud police station.

Credit society chairman, directors held for fraud

They were remanded in two-day police custody.


Families,colleagues blame confusion caused by irrelevant diversion notice

Relatives alleged that the diversion signboards could have caused confusion to the driver,leading to the fatal accident.

3 incidents of chain snatching in 24 hours

Three incidents of chain snatching were reported in the city between Friday night and Saturday evening.

Posing as deputy collector,man cheats contractor,arrested

Kothrud police have arrested a conman for allegedly posing as a deputy collector and cheating an electrical contractor last month

Youth steals bus from Kothrud

A 27-year-old youth who had to take his mother,who was unwell,home in the early hours of Friday allegedly drove away a bus parked at Kothrud Bus depot and took it to Loni.


Man opens fire in Kothrud restaurant,walks out

No casualty; unidentified man’s motive not clear,say police.

Man,woman arrested for obscene act in public place

A 40-year-old man and a woman was on Saturday arrested for what the police said was their obscene act in a car on Paud Road in the early hours of Saturday.

2 men held for duping 6 people

Kothrud police have arrested two brothers for allegedly duping at least six persons to the tune of Rs 16 lakh by assuring them jobs in the health department in Satara.

Senior citizens fall prey to online fraud

A number of senior citizens have fallen prey to an online fraud after receiving SMSes and emails that declared them ‘winners’ of hefty sums in foreign currency.