Manish Sahu

Articles By Manish Sahu

2005 Ayodhya attack case: Acquitted, Jammu man walks out of Allahabad jail

On Tuesday, a special court in Allahabad convicted four persons and sentenced them to life imprisonment for their role in the Ayodhya terror attack 14 years ago. Aziz was acquitted by the court for lack of evidence.

2005 Ayodhya terror attack case: Not happy, want govt to intervene, says victim’s family

Sunil Yadav, the son of 50-year-old Shanti Devi killed in the attack, told The Indian Express that they were not satisfied with the court’s judgment because one of the accused was acquitted.

Fourteen years later, four get life term, one acquitted in Ayodhya terror attack

All four convicted for conspiracy, aiding the five Jaish terrorists killed by security forces.

Anti-Sikh riots 1984: Will probe 35 cases registered in Kanpur further, says SIT

The BJP and the Shiromani Akali Dal have been alleging that Kamal Nath was involved in the riots but the Congress leader and his party have denied it.

Bar council chief’s murder: Cop who took victim to hospital to be questioned

On Wednesday, Darvesh Singh Yadav was shot dead by Manish Babu Sharma, also a lawyer, who then turned the gun on himself. Manish is undergoing treatment at a hospital and doctors said he was critical.

Bar council chief’s murder: Cop who took victim to hospital to be questioned

The inspector, Satish Yadav, is posted in the office of Superintendent of Police in Mainpuri district and senior officials said he was absent from duty without permission on Wednesday.

Soon after this photo, UP Bar Council chief killed by lawyer in Agra court

Sharma fired at least three rounds at Yadav inside the another lawyer’s chamber just minutes after she ended a victory procession at the Agra court for being elected Bar Council chief on June 9.

2005 Ayodhya terror attack case: Verdict likely on June 18

Seven persons, including five alleged Jaish-e-Mohammad operatives and two local residents (Ramesh Panda and Shanti Devi) were gunned down, while seven CRPF jawans got injured in the attack.

UP video: SC to hear plea against journalist’s arrest, three more held

The fresh cases mean police have now filed six cases in UP and arrested six persons over the last three days. Police had earlier arrested Kanojia for allegedly uploading a video on Twitter in which a woman is heard making some claims about Adityanath.

Three arrested by UP police in judicial custody, new FIR against a fourth

Govind Singh, officiating Station Officer of Asothar police station in Fatehpur, said the complaint was lodged by 'social worker' Gaurav Singh.

UP: CISF team takes stock of security arrangements at Gorakhnath temple

A five-member team of CISF led by a DIG-rank officer had camped in Gorakhpur for the past four days, studying the present security arrangements at the temple.

Sakshi Maharaj visits rape-accused BJP MLA in jail to ‘thank him after polls’

“MP Sakshi Maharaj visited jail around 12.30 pm and stayed inside for nearly half an hour. He had discussions with us about the condition of the jail and also met MLA Kuldeep Singh for around two minutes,” said superintendent, Sitapur district jail, D C Mishra.

2013 Muzaffarnagar riots case: 5 arrested for skipping court hearing, sixth absconding

The killings had later triggered large-scale communal riots in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining districts from September 7 that year, leaving 62 people dead and more than 60,000 displaced.

Uttar Pradesh: Tension in Baghpat after recovery of animal carcasses

Workers of BJP’s youth wing, Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), and Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) reached the spot and staged protests alleging that illegal slaughter took place in connivance with the police.

Lucknow: Armed man ‘beaten to death’ after he enters house to meet woman, shoots at her brother

Police said the man, Suraj Pal, had gone to the house at Sherpurwa Chamrah village to meet a woman with whom he was allegedly in a relationship.

Uttar Pradesh: Four of family among 12 dead after consuming liquor from licensed shop in Barabanki

The police said they have arrested three employees of the shop — Shivam, Sunil Jaiswal and Pitamber — and have launched a hunt to nab its owner, Danveer Singh. Most of the victims are from Raniganj village where the shop is located under Ramnagar police station limits.

BJP worker killed, Smriti Irani says bid to ‘terrorise, disintegrate’ Amethi

Police, which is looking at several angles including a dispute arising from panchayat elections, is yet to make any arrest. The FIR names five and mentions other unidentified villagers.

Chargesheet filed in 13 cases against Azam Khan

Azam Khan is contesting the Lok Sabha polls from Rampur.

Noida: Largest-ever drug bust at IPS officer’s home, he says getting tenant verification done not my job

On Saturday, the NCB team arrested Henry Ideofor (35) and Chimando Okora (30) from the house owned by Devendra P N Pandey, an IPS officer posted as an SP in the Economic Offences Wing of UP Police.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Attach properties of six absconding accused, orders court

The alleged murder is said to have triggered the killing of two youths — Gaurav and Sachin —and the subsequent communal riots in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining districts.