Pratapgarh district

Pratapgarh district News

UP: Village head’s brother-in-law killed, mob torches main accused’s house

On Friday evening, Israr Hussain, the brother-in-law of Rubina Bano, the village head of Deeh Mehandi, was attacked near the Loni river by seven persons. Hussain’s throat was slit using a sharp-edged weapon, causing his death, said police.

14 arrested day after violence in Pratapgarh

At least 14 people have been arrested in connection with the arson in which nearly half-a-dozen shanties of Muslims were gutted in Gabi Mahuaban village in Pratapgarh district on Sunday.


Violence over tree ownership leads to tension in Pratapgarh

Tension broke out after unidentified assailants set ablaze six huts belonging to members of the Muslim community.

HC forms police team to probe murder of lawyers

A special police team has been formed by the bench of Justices to investigate the murder of the two advocates.

Brothers hacked in public in Pratapgarh

Duo had complained against illegal saw mill.

Pratapgarh: Junior Bar chief killed,lawyers take to roads

The chairman of the Junior Bar Association R D Mishra,55,was Thursday shot dead by unidentified assailants in Kandhai Police Station area of the Pratapgarh district.


After parents 'died of AIDS',five siblings lived in graveyard

There are no documents that show the parents died of AIDS.

Slain Kunda DSP's wife goes to court over insurance money

Months after DSP Haque's murder,a dispute has broken out between his widow and parents over money,property.

UP: Relatives of accused chop off gangrape victim's tongue

The minor girl was allegedly gangraped on January 22 in her village by four men.

UP minister sacked for indecent remarks against Hema Malini,Madhuri Dixit

Raja Ram Pandey had promised to get roads Pratapgarh constructed like cheeks of the actresses.