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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Manish Sahu


Panel notice to ex-MLA, wife ‘for taking kids to protest site’
Sun, Jan 26, 2020

The CWC notice came following a police report prepared on the basis of media reports, which stated that children carried placards during protests.

After Muzaffarnagar, Juvenile Justice Act now invoked against 2 AMU students
Sat, Jan 25, 2020

Police have booked two students of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) under the JJ Act for allegedly using minors as a shield during a protest against the Citizen Amendment Act (CAA) inside the campus on January 20.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SIT seeks to probe 10 cases closed by Kanpur police
Wed, Jan 22, 2020

As many as 1,251 cases were registered and 127 people were killed in Kanpur during the riots that broke out after the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1984.

After sparking row with ‘will bury alive’ remark, BJP leader complains of getting threat calls
Thu, Jan 16, 2020

Based on Singh’s complaint, an FIR was registered against unidentified persons at Hazratganj police station in Lucknow on Wednesday. No arrests have been made yet.

Police move to invoke Goonda Act against six AMU students
Mon, Jan 13, 2020

Last week, the police sent its report to the Aligarh district magistrate along with the criminal history of four of the six students — Nadeem Ansari, Hamza Sufyan, Huzaifa Amir and Amir Minto.

Anti-CAA protests: Out on bail, Sadaf Jafar says was tortured and called Pakistani
Wed, Jan 08, 2020

“Cops thrashed me, pulled my hair and also kicked me in the stomach and knees. Policemen were continuously abusing me and also called me Pakistani several times,” Sadaf said after stepping out of jail.

Storm in UP after SSP’s report says top officers in transfer-for-cash nexus, DGP seeks explanation
Sat, Jan 04, 2020

The details of the report prepared by Krishna were made public after a purported video sex chat featuring him began doing the rounds.

Probe report on 2019 Sonbhadra killings: ‘Cut 30 days’ pay of 5 cops who failed to take balanced action’
Thu, Jan 02, 2020

All five policemen have been held guilty of negligence and dereliction of duty.

Lucknow: S-I arrested for conspiracy in murder of ashram sevadar
Mon, Dec 30, 2019

The arrested accused, Rajendra Prasad Tiwari (59), was part of the security detail of Manindra, they added.

Retired IPS officer, held over anti-CAA protests, ‘works on rights issues’
Sun, Dec 29, 2019

Post-retirement, Darapuri works to provide support to social justice movements on issues such as human rights, and rights of women, tribals, Dalits and minorities, among others, according to people close to him.

Drones to bandobast to peace meetings: UP has a quiet Friday
Sat, Dec 28, 2019

Security drones kept watch on groups of people moving on roads and senior officers led police patrols. In Lucknow, roads wore deserted looks with heavy police bandobast in areas of the old city which was rocked by violence on December 19.

In violence-hit areas, UP police have eye in the sky — drones
Sat, Dec 28, 2019

The cameras were used to record the movement and activities of alleged anti-social elements and capture images of houses where bricks and stones were stored on terraces or on the road outside.

UP protest in numbers: toll up to 19, over 1100 arrested, 5500 detained
Fri, Dec 27, 2019

This is the biggest police crackdown in Uttar Pradesh since the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots when 1,480 people were arrested in 567 cases. The riots had claimed 63 lives and displaced an estimated 50,000 people.

Across UP, police use protest photos to churn out ‘reward posters’ of suspects
Thu, Dec 26, 2019

In Mau, police have released a poster carrying photographs of 110 people they suspect were involved in the violence Monday during which stones were hurled and vehicles torched. Police said they made the poster after scrutinising videos and photographs of violence provided by media houses and local

First notices go out in UP to 28 residents: Pay Rs 14 lakh for damage to property
Wed, Dec 25, 2019

The administration, while holding them responsible for acts of violence and damage to government property, has sought explanation on why recoveries should not be made for damage worth Rs 14.86 lakh.

First official admission in UP: Bijnor man killed when police fired in self-defence
Tue, Dec 24, 2019

Suleman was in his final year of graduation and was preparing for UPSC exams at his maternal uncle Anwar Usmani’s place in Noida. He had come to Nehtaur since he was down with high fever.

UP: 14 of 16 killed in CAA protests fell to bullet injuries
Mon, Dec 23, 2019

Fourteen of the 16 persons who were killed during protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act over the last four days in UP succumbed to “firearm injuries”, senior police officers from eight districts confirmed to The Indian Express.

UP protests: 1 more dies of bullet wound, toll rises to 16
Mon, Dec 23, 2019

879 arrested and 5,312 in preventive detention; internet stays suspended

CAA protests spread across UP, toll now 15, CM Adityanath issues appeal for peace
Sun, Dec 22, 2019

Among dead, 8-yr-old in Varanasi; DGP denies any casualties in police firing

Six killed in CAA protests across UP, net shutdown in several districts
Sat, Dec 21, 2019

According to police, two persons died in Bijnor, and one each in Meerut, Kanpur, Firozabad and Sambhal.