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Maharashtra police has suffered most casualties in Covid-19 fight, says Anil Deshmukh

June 07, 2020 11:29 pm

Around 3,000 police personnel in the state have till now tested positive and over 30 have lost their lives, he added.

Police units in Maharashtra build own Covid Care Centres

June 03, 2020 4:31 am

The CCCs are being developed as per a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) developed by the Navi Mumbai Police for an "exclusive quarantine centre for police officers, policemen/policewomen".

Maharashtra: Stretched state police want other govt depts to share burden of Covid duties

May 31, 2020 11:17 pm

The burden of various Covid-related duties is considerably high on police in the affected regions including Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Nashik, Aurangabad, Raigad and Solapur. In other districts too, large chunk of police force has also been given Covid-related duties.

Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra Police cross 2,000

May 28, 2020 10:48 pm

Cases in the police force account for 3.6 per cent of total cases in Maharashtra, which is nearly 57,000 as on Thursday.

Maharashtra: Police, central forces & drones at work to keep people home

May 23, 2020 4:41 am

Religous leaders have also been making announcements from mosques, especially in areas with large Muslim populations like Malegaon, Mumbra and Bhiwandi, urging people to not come to the mosque for the Eid Namaaz and instead pray at home

In Maharashtra, 400 cyber crime cases filed on Covid issues, most on hate speech & communal accusations

May 20, 2020 11:16 pm

Officials said of the 400 cases, 234 pertain to some kind of hate speech or attempts to give communal colour to the spread of the infection or issues linked to it. A large number of these hate speech cases stem from the Covid-19 cases linked to the Tablighi Jamaat meet in Delhi, which turned out to be a hotpsot for the infection, and the subsequent accusations and counter-accusations.

Maharashtra: Tally of positive cases in state police force crosses 1,000

May 11, 2020 11:38 pm

As on Monday morning, 106 officers and 901 constables from the state police tested positive, taking the number to 1,007. As on the morning of May 9, this figure stood at 714, but 293 cases were added to the tally in two days.

Maharashtra: HC lauds police efforts, but says no to extra-legal measures, punishments while enforcing lockdown

May 08, 2020 11:34 pm

A single-judge bench of Justice Rohit B Deo Friday directed the Maharashtra Home Department, through video-conference, to respond to a plea alleging human rights violations by certain police personnel in anxiety to strictly enforce prohibitory orders.

Aurangabad: After over 80 cases in Hingoli, 72 men from reserve police unit test positive

May 09, 2020 1:16 pm

The deployment of SRPF companies in Malegaon city, which has emerged as a COVID-19 hotspot, is a source of serious concern for officials.

Cases in SRPF cross 90, 42 reported from same unit; 250 cops across state infected

May 02, 2020 12:06 am

On Friday, as many as 25 personnel from Group 12 SRPF, located in Hingoli district, tested positive, taking the number of cases in this particular unit to 42.