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Two farmers arrested, tiger skin worth Rs 5 lakh recovered: Pune cops

A case under Wildlife Act was registered and the two suspects — Rameshwar Harishchandra Deshmukh (35) and Vijay Ganpat Jagtap (38), both residents of Aurangabad— were placed under arrest.

Over 1 lakh people who visited police stations satisfied with our work: Pune Police ACP

The Pune city police trained as many as 300 NSS students on July 17 to collect feedback from people via phone calls about the performance of the police.


Four held with 190 kg marijuana in Pune

In the first case, officials of the Customs Narcotics Cell arrested two persons in a car near Dombarwadi Toll Post Alephata in Junnar taluka of Pune district for the alleged possession of 165 kg marijuana, which the officials said was valued at Rs 31 lakh.

Pune firm gets back money transferred to accounts in Mexico bank

Two transactions were made by the Pune-based company on June 14 and 18 in which $1,66,276 and $3,29,406 were transferred to some accounts in a Mexican bank.

Damini Squad — keeping streets safe for women for over 4 years in Pune

Clad in ‘commando uniforms’ and comprising 33 women cops, named as ‘Damini Marshals’, the squad has turned out to be an effective force in helping girls and women in distress on streets and other public places.

Pune universities, colleges to hold student elections, police mum on security

At the hour-long session held at the university, a police team apprised university officials about the numerous initiatives introduced to tackle crime and the fall over recent months in the number of crimes in major categories like vehicle theft and attempt to murder, among others.


Elgaar Parishad case: Court asks cops to hand over copies of ‘seized digital data’ to accused

While only two of the nine people arrested in connection with the case so far — Arun Ferriera and Surendra Gadling — had sought copies of the data, the court of Special Judge K D Vadane ordered that all the accused be given the copies.

Pune: Man claims assault by police; probe ordered

The man, Mayur Khole, a resident of Patil Estate slum in Shivajinagar, says that he belongs to the Hindu Matang community, and heads an ‘Ayodhya Group’ of over 100 local youths. His father Suresh has been associated with Patit Pavan Sanghatna, a Hindutva group, for many years.

Pune: Two prostitution rackets busted, cops ‘rescue’ minor, 1 Indian, 3 Thai women

In the first case, acting on a tip-off, a police team raided a spa in eastern Pune, where three women from Thailand were rescued. The owner and his accomplice were charged with exploitation under the Indian Penal Code and sections of the Prevention of Immoral Trafficking Act (PITA).

Elgar Parishad case: Citing booklet by accused, prosecutor says he tried to ‘create hatred towards govt’

Police claim that the event was organised by channelling funds from the CPI-Maoist and speeches and programmes at the conclave played a role in triggering violence at Koregaon Bhima the next day, January 1, 2018.