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Saturday, March 28, 2020



First in Delhi: Couple among six convicted under MCOCA

June 01, 2019 3:26 am

The judge handed 12 years of rigorous jail term to Vipin Sharma and also slapped a fine of Rs 55 lakh on him after holding him guilty under various sections of MCOCA and cheating.

Navi Mumbai police slaps MCOCA charges on three arrested for robberies 

September 08, 2018 3:24 am

According to Crime Branch, Unit II, the accused had been on the police list for some time. “Based on technical evidence, we traced one of the accused to Mumbai airport in July where he was waiting to board a flight to Delhi,” said an officer.

Two undertrials escape from court premises, picked up at CST

July 10, 2018 2:50 am

The constables, who are posted with the local arms department of Mumbai police, intimated Azad Maidan police station. The police station is on the ground floor of the same building.

‘Will request govt to impose MCOCA for construction of illegal buildings’

February 26, 2018 5:09 am

Municipal Commissioner P Velrasu talks about how the twin towns are on their way to getting smarter and how the corporation is looking for ways to tackle the “mammoth task” of cracking down on illegal constructions.

Sonu’s toll protection racket exposed, police set to book him under MCOCA

December 10, 2017 1:27 am

Sonu alias Satyawan Sehrawat had emerged as Delhi’s most-wanted criminal, with a  Rs 5 lakh reward on his head — the same as the reward for India’s most-wanted terrorist and suspected Indian Mujahideen chief Amir Raza Khan.

After MCOCA cases falter in court: Cops get lessons on framing ‘watertight chargesheets’

June 12, 2016 2:56 am

While the NSA allows for preventive detention of suspects, the MCOCA was passed to combat organised crime and terrorism.

Deonar fire: Three booked under MCOCA

May 10, 2016 6:45 am

They had egged on ragpickers to set fires and pick out metal pieces from the garbage. So far, 15 men have been held for allegedly causing the fire inside the dumpyard on January 28 and March 20. Confirming the

Mumbai water theft: Book ‘tanker mafia’ under MCOCA, demands BJP

May 03, 2016 1:34 am

BJP members, including corporator and group leader Manoj Kotak, approached Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta and demanded that the BMC coordinate with police on the matter.

Biggest crackdown in Maharashtra- MCOCA : 28 people booked in Nagpur

February 01, 2016 2:07 am

Last year, 80 persons were booked in 12 cases under the stringent Act.

Former India cricketer S Sreesanth let off in 2013 IPL spot-fixing case

July 26, 2015 9:03 am

All accused discharged; ‘no case made out under MCOCA, existence of Dawood-Shakeel syndicate not established’