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Monday, August 10, 2020

Amil Bhatnagar


UP: Two held over photo with saffron flag atop Meerut mosque
Sat, Aug 08, 2020

Images of the men, both in their 20s, posing with the saffron flag on a minaret of the structure, known as Kotwali mosque, went viral on social media.

Noida man held for killing 70-year-old woman over Rs 1,500
Sat, Aug 08, 2020

According to police, the victim, Santosh Kumari, was found dead at her residence on July 28.

In UP, journalist booked for unverified post online
Tue, Aug 04, 2020

The FIR reads, “On August 2, a message on Twitter was re-posted on social media by Neb. It said that in Saharanpur, negative Covid reports are being turned into positive so private hospitals can get government funds... The post was unverified and it was showing the government in a bad light.”

Ghaziabad: Body misidentified, ‘dead’ woman is alive
Tue, Aug 04, 2020

As the case now stands open, Ghaziabad Police will re-start the identification process and are awaiting test results of DNA samples.

Lawyer who went missing last week from Bulandshahr found dead, friend arrested
Sun, Aug 02, 2020

After his family lodged a missing person complaint at Kotwali Dehat Police Station, a search was launched. Police said a friend of Dharmendra emerged as a suspect during the investigation and he eventually confessed to killing him.

Noida building collapse: Victim leaves behind 3 minor daughters
Sun, Aug 02, 2020

Among the injured is Ashu, who had taken up the job a few days ago to help his family financially since earning from their grocery store in Ghaziabad's Loni had been hit by the lockdown.

Afghan woman, 105, recovers from Covid
Sat, Aug 01, 2020

A patient of Alzheimer’s with dementia, the 105-year-old, hailing from Afghanistan and a resident of France, has recovered from coronavirus. As she was discharged on Friday, a group of doctors and nurses bid her farewell.

2 dead as part of building under construction collapses in Noida
Sat, Aug 01, 2020

Police said the incident took place a little after 7 pm just as the evening shift of workers involved in constructing a part of the building was ending. Rescue operations were on until late in the night.

Agra man accused of abducting sister-in-law held for bid to run over wife after altercation
Thu, Jul 30, 2020

According to police, the accused was wanted in a case filed by his in-laws for allegedly kidnapping his sister-in-law in March.

Woman’s body found in suitcase in Ghaziabad
Tue, Jul 28, 2020

Police suspect she may have been strangled as there was very little blood inside the suitcase, but the final post-mortem report is awaited.

Three of Kasganj family shot over ‘family feud’, 7 arrested
Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Police identified the dead as Bhupendra Singh, Prem Singh and Radhacharan, all relatives of ex-pradhan Rajpal Singh, a resident of Hodalpur.

Four months after Kabul attack, Afghan Sikhs in Delhi: ‘Feels like home’
Mon, Jul 27, 2020

The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee had arranged tickets and accommodation for the Afghan Sikhs.

Rs 10,500 for plasma at new bank in Noida
Sun, Jul 26, 2020

The bank was sanctioned by the government and will operate from the premises of Rotary Blood Bank.

SHO now faces heat for journalist murder, probe finds action lacking
Sat, Jul 25, 2020

On July 16, Joshi had filed a complaint at Vijay Nagar police station alleging that his relative had been molested. On Monday, he was shot in the head in front of his two minor daughters and succumbed to injuries on Wednesday morning at Ghaziabad’s Yashoda Hospital.

Ghaziabad journalist shot: A feud dating back to March last year
Wed, Jul 22, 2020

Angered over a police complaint filed against them by Vikram for alleged molestation of his relative, Ravi, the main accused, and his associates allegedly assaulted and shot him in the head. Joshi succumbed to injuries on Wednesday morning.

Journalist shot in Ghaziabad dies, delay in police action under scanner
Thu, Jul 23, 2020

Ghaziabad-based journalist Vikram Joshi succumbed to injuries on Wednesday morning. His family members alleged police did not investigate the initial complaint.

Delhi: Father dies of Covid, sons donate plasma
Mon, Jul 20, 2020

The school principal of an MCD School in Brijpuri, Riazuddin was known for his social work, but his efforts would amplify in the time of a crisis. Covid-19 claimed Riazuddin’s life last month.

Cops look for body parts in borewell, crowd turns up daily to watch digging
Sat, Jul 18, 2020

The borewell, nine inches in diameter, is crucial in the investigation into the murder of 20-year-old and is drawing people daily.

Meerut police look for missing person, find skin fragments, hair
Thu, Jul 16, 2020

Rupak Jain had gone missing on June 25. Four people, who have been detained, told police that they had killed Rupak, cut his body into pieces and dumped them

Noida brings Covid testing to doorsteps with special drives
Tue, Jul 14, 2020

On the lines of a testing drive carried out between July 2 and 12, the administration is setting up camps in residential complexes and community centers to offer free rapid antigen testing in coordination with RWAs.

UP fixes price cap on Covid treatment by private hospitals
Sat, Jul 11, 2020

Currently, seven hospitals in Ghaziabad and five hospitals in Noida have been approved by the state government to provide Covid treatment

Muzaffarnagar religious leader arrested for raping minors at ashram
Fri, Jul 10, 2020

Officials said 10 minors, all in the age group of 10-14 years and hailing from Tripura and Mizoram, were rescued from the ashram earlier this week, and their medical examination confirmed rape.

Delhi: At plasma bank, many faces and one common goal: Help anyone we can
Thu, Jul 09, 2020

It’s been five days since the first plasma bank opened in Vasant Kunj's ILBS, and on an average more than 35 patients visit the facility to donate plasma every day.

Kanpur effect in Noida: Police attach Rs 13.3 crore assets of history-sheeters
Tue, Jul 07, 2020

The action comes after eight policemen were killed during a failed raid to arrest gangster Vikas Dubey from a Kanpur village.

Wall factory workers broke difference between life, death
Mon, Jul 06, 2020

The factory employed 40-50 people who were paid approximately Rs 5,000 a month for stuffing and packaging candles. Amid the lockdown, many workers had flocked to the factory for any chance of getting work.