September 13, 2019 12:20 am
Surat police had arrested 11 persons including fire officials, engineers of the Surat Municipal Corporation, officials of the power supply company DGVCL, builders and coaching class owners.
September 08, 2019 12:54 am
SMC Engineer Himanshu Gajjar, who is still absconding in the case, had filed an anticipatory bail application with the Surat district court, while another accused Dipak Naik, Engineer of DGVCL, also filed a bail application with the court.
July 18, 2019 3:05 am
The letter comes in the wake of the June 25 fire that broke out at a screen printing unit in Bal Krishna complex in Bhatar, which also housed the Gyan Ganga Hindi medium school.
July 17, 2019 5:54 am
Several people, including the parents of the deceased, gathered at the spot when the drive was under way. The illegally-built dome structure housed several coaching centres.
June 19, 2019 1:51 am
These officials have been lodged in Lajpore Central Jail in Surat since their arrest following the fire that claimed the lives of 22 students on May 24.
June 18, 2019 1:03 am
The new fire station at Punagam area in Varachha will come up at an estimated cost of Rs 2.25 crore in an area of 289 square metres, officials said.
June 13, 2019 3:44 pm
The court also issued a notice to the state government on the petition moved by Jaysukh Gajera, father of a 17-year- old girl, who died in the fire at a four-storey commercial complex in Surat.
June 13, 2019 4:31 am
Police sources said that Parmar was a junior engineer in Varachha zone when the fourth floor of the structure was regularised after the payment of impact fees by the builders. Parmar had allegedly not visited the spot then before regularising the structure.
June 13, 2019 4:27 am
Petitioner Jaysukhlal Gajera, father of Grishma who succumbed to burns on May 24, alleged “deliberate and intentional” bias on the part of the police, while registering the FIR.
June 11, 2019 4:33 am
The DGP held a meeting with Surat Police Commissioner Satish Sharma and took note of the developments in recent incidents of crime and reviewed the steps taken in the case of custodial death of a youth in Khatodara.