In Kasganj, no untoward incident was reported, as the district administration had denied permission to take out a “Tiranga Yatra” which had led to tension on the Republic Day.
Both district administrations have written to the government requesting a detailed inquiry into the functioning of these shelter homes. They specifically requested the government to look into the funds sanctioned to them and recover the same if the charges are found to be true.
The toll has reached 180 since July 1, they said, adding most of the deaths occurred due to wall and house collapse, uprooting of trees, electrocution or caving in of land.
At around 3.40 pm, a motorcyclist came upto a van depositing cash at the Bandariyabagh branch of Axis Bank in Hazratganj, shot dead a security guard, injured a custodian and made away with cash.
According to neighbours, the deceased man was HIV-positive and his wife, who died a few years back, had also tested positive for the same.
A probe found that department official Vikas Mishra was wrong in asking the couple questions about their religion when they visited his office with their passport applications.
Mohammad Anas Siddiqui and his wife Tanvi Seth alleged that an officer named Vikas Mishra asked Anas to convert to Hinduism, instructed Tanvi to change her name in all her documents and yelled at her when she refused to do so.
All the accused were booked under Criminal Law Amendment (CLA) Act, police said, adding, that they are absconding.
Agra-Lucknow expressway accident: Three children were rushed to the hospital and are in a critical condition. The school children were run over by a bus on the expressway.
The report, which was submitted to Sitapur district magistrate on Wednesday, said community dogs were responsible for the attacks.
Bypolls to Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly seats will be held on Monday.
Ever since the Adityanath government came to power, there have been over 1,478 police encounters in the state between March 20, 2017 and March 25, 2018, according to official data.
Last month, the aviation market grew close to 30 per cent. If the airports do not grow as fast as the aviation sector is growing, there will be a big challenge at hand, Suresh Prabhu said.
In Bulandshahr, the body of 18-year-old Raju Singh was found hanging from a ceiling fan at his house. While 18-year-old Naina Pal allegedly jumped in front of a running train in Muzaffarnagar district.
Sources said that the police have decided to drop cow slaughter charges against Honey, Rohit and Arvind and instead book them for cattle smuggling.