Milind Ghatwai


Madhya Pradesh govt offers 1,000 points for death sentence, 500 for lifer
Sun, Aug 19, 2018

The Madhya Pradesh government has devised a “reward system” to motivate its prosecutors to ensure speedy trials and quick convictions in rape cases.

Truck with cow carcasses in MP: BJP politicking over cows, says Congress
Sun, Aug 19, 2018

Congress MLA Sunderlal Tiwari alleged that six cows were buried in RMC premises close to a temple and the matter came to light only after a putrid smell spread. He said that another nine cows were buried near the corporation’s godown.

IPS officer facing corruption charges forced to retire in Madhya Pradesh
Sat, Aug 18, 2018

The bureaucrat, however, maintained that the early retirement order was irrespective of the raids. “A judicial process will take care of the raids, but the administrative action relates to non performance.’’

Accused of not celebrating I-Day, MP school made to hoist Tricolour again
Sat, Aug 18, 2018

A school teacher said a group of parents and members of the VHP and Bajrang Dal argued with the principal and made her write an apology, stating she had made a mistake by not calling students to school on Independence Day.

Madhya Pradesh: IPS officer handed down premature retirement over non-performance
Fri, Aug 17, 2018

The action against Mayank Jain has come more than four years after the Lokayukta Police raided premises associated with him and unearthed details of disproportionate income and a slew of properties worth crores.

Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan hits back after ‘prostitute’ jibe
Sun, Aug 12, 2018

The CM said he respects all women who fight odds to make a living and would wash feet of prostitutes. The remark comes days after Congress MLA Sunderlal Tiwari compared him to a prostitute.

Madhya Pradesh: Abuse of speech-and-hearing impaired shelter inmates to be probed by SIT
Sat, Aug 11, 2018

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, meanwhile, met senior bureaucrats on Friday and ordered monthly inspection of private, government-run and government-aided shelter homes.

Shivraj Singh orders inspection of private girls hostels in Bhopal after complaints of rape, molestation
Fri, Aug 10, 2018

Rules will be framed for private hostels for girls, the Madhya Pradesh CM announced after addressing a top-level meeting at his official residence on Friday morning.

Madhya Pradesh: Two held for tweeting death threats against CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Fri, Aug 10, 2018

Between August 2 and 7, Jitendra Ahirwar posted five tweets, one of them in English, using the handle GIG (God is Great), threatening to kill the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Seoni.

Madhya Pradesh High Court upholds death penalty for rape of 4-year-old
Thu, Aug 09, 2018

He was also sentenced to life imprisonment under Section 5/6 of POCSO Act. The convict had moved an appeal against that conviction and sentence.

Madhya Pradesh: 19-year-old gets death sentence for raping minor
Tue, Aug 07, 2018

Additional District and Sessions Judge Naurine Nigam handed down the death sentence to Mohammed Tauhid under Section 376 AB of the Indian Penal Code after a trial that lasted for 26 days and involved examination of 18 witnesses.

Recruitment to MP Assembly secretariat cancelled over charges of irregularities
Sun, Aug 05, 2018

The Assembly secretariat said that because the posts were limited, it chose to directly approach employment exchanges and called five people for every post to ensure only eligible people were hired.

Madhya Pradesh to felicitate officials for speedy child rape trials
Thu, Aug 02, 2018

About 60 officials from prosecution, forensic science laboratory (FSL) and police departments have been invited to the chief minister’s residence on Friday for the felicitation.

RSS leader’s assault in custody: MP govt demotes 3 cops, withholds hike of another
Wed, Aug 01, 2018

The police officers had argued that they had to use force because Yadav refused to cooperate with the team that went to arrest him, but denied that they assaulted him. 

No funds or manpower: First cow sanctuary says can’t take in more
Mon, Jul 30, 2018

Besides sheltering stray and abandoned cows, it was meant to promote pesticides and medicines derived from cow dung and cow urine.

Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan re-allots bungalows to three former CMs
Sun, Jul 29, 2018

The BJP government cancelled allotments of the bungalows, but instead of getting them vacated, it found a way out for its leaders by making them send fresh applications.

Two sentenced to death for rape in Madhya Pardesh
Sat, Jul 28, 2018

Auto driver, ice candy vendor convicted in separate cases, both trials completed in less than a month

Bhopal: Youth gets death sentence after quick trial in minor’s rape and murder case
Fri, Jul 27, 2018

The trial lasted for 13 days in which 33 witnesses, including forensic science laboratory officials, victim’s parents, police, and school teachers, were examined.

Madhya Pradesh: ASI hacked to death by alleged criminal near Chhindwara
Thu, Jul 26, 2018

Additional superintend of police Neeraj Soni told The Indian Express that ASI Devchand Nagle had gone to the village, about 20 kms from Chhindwara town, to serve a warrant on Jauhar Thakur who was wanted in a case.

Madhya Pradesh: Woman lynched on suspicion of being child-lifter, 14 arrested
Tue, Jul 24, 2018

Police said the woman, aged between 25-30 years, was mentally-challenged. Her body, which bore marks of several injuries caused by sharp weapons, was found at a forest department nursery on Friday, police added.