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Chemical company director held for illegal supply of lethal opioid in Gujarat

The matter came to light after four persons were arrested with chemicals worth Rs 1,000 crore from Kalina in December 2018. Salim Dola (52), Sandeep Tiwari (38), Ghanshyam Saroj (43) Chandramani Tiwari were arrested with four drums of Fentanyl.

Mumbai child trafficking racket: Purchased boy under pressure from family to have male child, says accused

Of the six arrested, two including Desai, were booked for purchasing children, while four women were arrested for scouting for children and selling them.

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Mumbai: Salary not paid, 32-year-old man tries to kill self outside crime branch office

The man, Gulab Singh, reportedly worked as a driver for a constable posted at Unit 7 of the crime branch, located in Ghatkopar West. According to police, the constable paid Singh remuneration for his services each month.

Mumbai: Five years later, accident turns out to be murder

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime) Dilip Sawant said that on January 14, 2014, a hit-and-run accident took place in the Wadala area. A tanker ran over a cyclist identified as Iqbal Khan (40), who supplied raw material to bakeries in the eastern suburb.

Mumbai: Five held for cheating bank with forged documents

Police said initially it got hold of the mastermind, Kaushik Kumar Nath alias Romi Kapoor, who has cheated several other banks using a similar modus operandi

Andheri fake call centres: Mira Road resident bought data of US citizens, say police

Shahu (35), the third person to be arrested, not only purchased the data of the US nationals, but also allegedly converted gift cards taken from the Americans into cash.

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Eight drug peddlers held with Nine kg of ganja in Bhandup

The accused — six men and two women — had been allegedly selling drugs outside schools, colleges, hotels and restaurants and several residential localities, the police said.

Mumbai: 32-year-old man arrested for sending threat letters to girl

The police said the accused Abhijeet Singh, who was a friend of the girl, wanted to get close to her by making these anonymous threats. As per police, the girl would get scared and confide with him about the threats which he felt was helping them get closer.

Mumbai: Police use drones to locate Kirti Vyas’s body

After a search operation for almost 48 hours, the Mumbai Crime Branch on Wednesday employed two drones to locate the body of Kirti Vyas (27), allegedly disposed of at a nullah near a cinema house in Wadala.

Extortion case registered against father of accused in Nashik arms haul case

According to a source, the Nashik police were studying the case to see if the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) could be invoked against Badshah.

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