Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Special Investigation Team


Birbhum violence: CBI makes another arrest

April 15, 2022 5:27 am

Bhadu Sheikh's murder on March 21 evening had led to an attack on at least eight houses that were set on fire. A total of nine people, including one who succumbed to burn injuries in hospital later, were killed in the attack.

Bombay HC seeks SIT report by Feb 28 on elderly woman missing for a year

February 17, 2022 8:18 am

The court said the police should expedite their efforts to trace Uma Shashank Sarkar, 71, whose missing complaint was lodged on February 14, 2021.

Two more arrested in Lakhimpur Kheri lynching in which BJP workers were targeted

January 03, 2022 3:22 am

With the arrest of these two men — Kamaljeet Singh (29) and Kavaljeet Singh alias Sonu (35) — on Saturday, six persons have now been arrested for the lynchings.

Gujarat riots: Want to see SIT closure report, says Supreme Court

October 27, 2021 7:43 am

Kapil Sibal said the magistrate court had not considered Jafri’s protest petition against the SIT report. He said even the SIT, in its report, had not restricted itself to the Gulberg Society incident.

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SIT releases six photos, seeks leads about suspects

October 20, 2021 7:32 am

Three persons — BJP workers Shubham Mishra and Shyam Sunder Nishad, and Hari Om Mishra, a driver — are alleged to have been killed by the mob after the vehicles ran over the protesters.

‘Illegal funding of Islamic activities’: Vadodara SIT begins questioning of 2 accused

October 18, 2021 3:36 am

Police said that the two are being interrogated separately. Following a post-midnight hearing — a first for a Vadodara court, the Vadodara city police was granted seven days custody of the two accused till October 23.

Chargesheet in Sakinaka rape-murder case: Accused fought with victim as she left city without his knowledge,

September 29, 2021 7:34 am

The chargesheet -- filed within 18 days -- as per police states that the arrested accused was “angry” with the victim because she had gone out of the city for 15 to 20 days and this reason led to the fight on the fateful day.

Demolition of Supertech towers: UP govt to set up SIT, assess role of Noida officials

September 03, 2021 7:55 am

Speaking about the decision to constitute an SIT by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, a government spokesperson said that the CM has said the SIT should be on the government level.

SIT clean chit to ex-Maha minister after woman claims she didn’t write letter accusing him of sexual harassment

August 22, 2021 8:54 am

Yavatmal police had received a letter on August 11, which accused Rathod of demanding sexual favours from the wife of a former teacher at a school run by him, in lieu of getting her husband reinstated at his job.

Probe reveals irregularities of Rs 429 cr in loan disbursement by Seva Vikas Bank: Police

August 13, 2021 10:07 am

The probe has so far unearthed the role of the bank’s chairman, its 13 members of board of directors, 11 employees and 37 entities that were given the loans.