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Friday, May 20, 2022

Jayprakash S Naidu


Gal Constructor deaths: ‘They took our son’s body by mistake, we didn’t even get his ashes’
Wed, May 18, 2022

Baljinder, who hailed from a small village near Amritsar, worked as a rigger and foreman on P 305, which sank around 30 nautical miles (around 50 km) from Mumbai’s shore after hitting an oil rig.

Only God or govt can help, says father of lynched Dalit man
Fri, May 13, 2022

Dusamad, who earned a living by sweeping seven buildings a day along with his 60-year-old wife, is now burdened with the responsibility of taking care of his son's 25-year-old wife and the couple's four children, all aged under nine.

Mumbai: Man ends life after cyber fraudsters circulate morphed nude photos, harass him over online loan
Thu, May 05, 2022

An FIR for suicide abetment has been registered against unidentified accused at the Kurar police station based on the complaint of the man's elder brother.

Mumbai: Victim’s father wants capital punishment for accused
Mon, May 02, 2022

The accused, Shahjib Ansari, was produced before a magistrate court on Sunday and remanded to police custody till May 4.

Mumbai: Criminals made Rs 303.79 crore out of theft, robberies in city in last 4 years
Mon, May 02, 2022

The data also shows that an amount of Rs 303.79 crore lost to thieves and robbers in the last four years could not be recovered by the police. The average recovery rate of Mumbai police in the last four years is 35 per cent.

Hanuman Chalisa row’s ‘special’ Sainik: 80-yr-old aajji on ‘fire’
Thu, Apr 28, 2022

Chandrabhaga Shinde was among the protesters raising slogans outside Matoshree on Saturday morning, to “prevent” Amravati MP Navneet Kaur Rana and Badnera MLA Ravi Rana from reciting the Hanuman Chalisa outside the Chief Minister’s house.

Destitutes picked up by Mumbai Police increases post pandemic
Sun, Apr 24, 2022

With the pandemic having destroyed the livelihood of many, the city has seen a substantial increase in the number of people getting detained under the anti-beggary Act.

Communal clash: Night curfew in Achalpur and Paratwada; all accused sent to judicial custody
Sat, Apr 23, 2022

The communal clash had began after Matne, along with six to seven BJP workers, had gone to Dhula gate and hoisted a saffron flag on Sunday.

Mumbai: Curfew lifted for 4 hours, BJP leader detained
Wed, Apr 20, 2022

BJP’s Achalpur city president Abhay Matne had hoisted saffron flag that led to tension, say police, set to be arrested

Communal clash: Achalpur curfew relaxed for two hours, imposed again, situation peaceful
Tue, Apr 19, 2022

The curfew was imposed on Sunday evening following a communal clash between two communities. The two communities pelted stones on each other and on local police injuring two policemen

Flagged 16k communal posts in ’22: Mumbai cops
Tue, Apr 19, 2022

The Mumbai Police on Monday said it has already flagged around 16,000 such posts till Sunday this year. Among these, 12,800 posts have been deleted by various social media platforms.

Communal clash in Amravati rural, 24 held
Tue, Apr 19, 2022

Two police officers injured, three FIRs registered; curfew imposed in twin cities of Achalpur and Paratwada

BJP’s Achalpur president sent to police custody; curfew in twin cities continues for third day
Wed, Apr 20, 2022

At around 6 pm Sunday, a person hoisted a saffron flag at the Dulha Gate area, where many residents from a minority community reside. This led to stone pelting by both communities. The police rushed to the spot to control the situation. Two policemen suffered minor injuries.

134 cellphones lost, stolen daily in city, FIR registered in 3% of the cases: RTI
Mon, Apr 18, 2022

Mobile thieves or those using stolen phones are having a heyday as out of the total 52,883 phones that were lost, an FIR for stolen or missing phones is registered only in 1,853 cases or just 3.5 per cent of them, shows data obtained under the RTI Act by The Indian Express.

Builder killed in Nanded, traders to shut shops today in protest
Wed, Apr 06, 2022

In protest against his killing, the traders association will keep shutters down in Nanded city on Wednesday till afternoon.

Blockchain system in Gadchiroli to weed out fake caste certificates
Mon, Apr 04, 2022

Further, blockchain implementation ensures the immunity of the citizens from any kind of ‘de-platformation’ in the future. In other words, once the information is stored on  a blockchain, no one will be able to erase the caste records.

‘Data will help us better deploy resources… and minimise road accidents’
Mon, Mar 28, 2022

Our major objectives are to help motorists in whatever way required, enforce discipline and enforcement. Second step is analysing road accidents data to prevent such incidents and deploying our scarce resources based on some evidence.

‘Data will help us better deploy resources, take measures to minimise road accidents’
Sun, Mar 27, 2022

The chief of Maharashtra Highway Traffic Police, Additional Director General Kulwant Sarangal, who took charge two months ago, tells Jayprakash S Naidu on the steps being taken to minimise such incidents and fatalities.

Explained: Who is ex-cop Isaque Bagwan, and what are the ‘disproportionate assets’ allegations against him?
Wed, Mar 30, 2022

Former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has raised questions of propriety against former encounter cop Isaque Bagwan. Who is Bagwan and what are the allegations against him?

Maharashtra: 53-year-old man sent to life in jail for raping minor stepdaughter
Fri, Mar 18, 2022

The minor had registered a First Information Report in 2017, alleging that the man continued to rape her even after she got pregnant.

Explained: The case of the angadia ‘extortion’ and Mumbai’s missing DCP Tripathi
Tue, Mar 29, 2022

The case pertains to a complaint made by the Angadia association on December 7 last year to a senior Mumbai Police officer that IPS officer Saurabh Tripathi, DCP Zone 2, had demanded a monthly bribe of Rs 10 lakh to “allow” the angadias to run their business.

Lok Adalat helps recover e-challan dues worth Rs 70.17 crore in Maharashtra
Tue, Mar 15, 2022

The pre-litigation notices were served by SMS on their registered mobile phone numbers.

Maharashtra: Two instances of HSC paper circulating on Whatsapp reported; one arrested
Tue, Mar 15, 2022

The question paper was allegedly sent to the teacher by one of his students from inside the examination hall.

‘Russian tanks were entering city as we were leaving Sumy’: Students recall ordeal after reaching Mumbai
Sat, Mar 12, 2022

The students, who lived in the war-torn country for 12 days, said they witnessed hell. “The Ukrainians and the Russian Army could be seen on the streets. We saw destruction all around. Nothing comes out of war,” one of the students added.

Stuck in Sumy, seven from Mumbai return home
Sat, Mar 12, 2022

The students said they wish to go back to Ukraine and complete their studies when the situation normalises.