Mahender Singh Manral

Articles By Mahender Singh Manral

Tis Hazari clash: Finding lawyer to represent them no easy task for police

The team approached several senior lawyers but in vain. Their search ended just two days ago, after a standing counsel for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Rajdipa Behura, agreed to appear for them.

Heard lawyers might free clients from cell: ASI who fired 2 rounds during Tis Hazari clash

The ASI is one of 21 personnel who were injured and have recorded their statements with a Crime Branch special investigation team (SIT), headed by Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik.

Cheating probe leads police to Rashtrapati Bhavan staffers

The case was transferred to the Crime Branch’s Inter-State Cell and the chargesheet was filed before a Delhi court a few days ago.

Ex-Army officer’s death in Tihar: Police say China link, Rs 65-crore FD

Arrested on November 2 for allegedly stealing strategy-related books from the Manekshaw Centre in Delhi Cantonment, Canada-based Chopra was questioned in police custody for three days. He was sent to judicial custody on November 6 and died a day later.

Hardlook: Disquiet in the ranks

With wounds from the Tis Hazari clash still fresh, Delhi Police is striving to quell anger in a force otherwise known for its discipline. The Indian Express report on what it’ll take to rebuild the trust

Manager of OYO hotel where 15-year-old shooter was electrocuted arrested

Confirming the arrest of manager Sandeep Kumar, DCP (South East) Chinmoy Biswal said the investigation is still on.

Watch: New video shows lawyers chasing woman DCP at Tis Hazari clash

Cops inside lock-up had guns cocked to fire: Probe

Four lawyers on police radar for violence, they say not the full picture

The Indian Express tracked down some of the key faces on the video clips and CCTV footage that are on the police radar after the parking incident Saturday.

Triggers behind Delhi’s Tis Hazari row: Parking, lock-up, gunshot

SIT records statements of 11 cops, six advocates assaulted at Tis Hazari, looks at CCTV footage to join the dots.

Delhi: Call to food delivery service lands woman on run in police net

The woman, Tuba Fatma (28), has allegedly duped several people by selling them fake tour packages.

Bookie who brought down Shakib Al Hasan

A day after Shakib was banned for two years, those close to the ICC anti-corruption unit said bookie Deepak Aggarwal hails from Sonepat in Haryana but is now based out of Dubai. He also runs a cricket academy in the National Capital Region.

Delhi: DCP loses over Rs 2 lakh to card cloning

Police said Rs 30,000 was withdrawn even after the card was blocked by the complainant.

Haryana: Manohar Lal Khattar, Dushyant Chautala oath today; father Ajay gets Tihar break

Dushyant’s father Ajay Chautala, who is serving a 10-year sentence in Delhi’s Tihar jail, was granted 14 days’ furlough on Saturday.

After top cop’s orders to licensing unit: Police scan e-commerce sites to keep eye on cracker sales

Following Patnaik’s directions, the licensing unit — whose permission is required to sell firecrackers in the capital — has written to leading e-commerce companies, asking them not to sell crackers.

Delhi: 14,383 noise complaints, 13,500 over DJ music

Further, noise pollution complaints were also received against marble cutting (359), firecrackers (126), pressure horns (118), generators (116) and modified motorcycle silencers (93).

St Stephen’s teacher, mother death: In letter to police, Lissy sought probe into husband death

The letter refers to Lissy's growing suspicion over Wilson’s death and names six people whom she thought could have a role to play. In the letter, she claimed “the suspects are trying to come up with a fake case against her and threatened to kill her and her son”.

‘Property dealer was promised $67,000 for attack on SAIL chief’

A special task force of Crime Branch filed the chargesheet last week. “Singh asked Balhara to lure Chaudhary in a honey trap, but they failed.

Delhi zoo director transferred from post

On Thursday, Singh led a rescue team to the lion enclosure in the zoo where a “depressed” man came dangerously close to its 10-year-old occupant before being rescued.

Delhi cops to attend bookie Chawla’s extradition hearing in London

Apparently, the name of current investigation officer (IO) was dropped from the proposal and an inspector, who had filed the chargesheet in July 2013, was shortlisted by senior Delhi Police officers.

‘Geyser on, no water likely led to teen’s death in OYO hotel’

Police said they have sealed the hotel and are questioning the staff who attended the victim’s complaint before the incident.