Rashmi Rajput


Koregaon Bhima Violence: 7 months after Fadnavis says political cases to be withdrawn, govt says set up panel
Sat, Oct 13, 2018

While the direction came on Tuesday, in the absence of a formal communication from the government so far, the police had already constituted a committee under the ADGP in June and submitted a report to the DGP stating that only 54 cases need to be investigated.

BrahMos engineer arrested: ‘Pak handlers’ promised him job in US, fat pay
Wed, Oct 10, 2018

Aggarwal, who was active on social media, could have been spotted by Pakistan’s ISI as an easy bait, sources said.

BrahMos engineer arrested for leaking sensitive data: Police
Tue, Oct 09, 2018

The agencies are probing if Nishant Aggarwal (27) leaked sensitive data pertaining to the supersonic cruise missile, Brahmos, to his ‘handler’, who is suspected to be from Pakistan.

Un-coupled: Indrani, Peter Mukerjea head for an unusual divorce
Sun, Oct 07, 2018

Three years after Indrani, Peter Mukerjea were held for murder, their unusual story is heading for an unusual divorce. A story of their lives in jail.

Dhule lynching: Rumours fuelled by fake WhatsApp post, 28 chargesheeted, says police
Thu, Oct 04, 2018

On July 1 five nomads of the Govani community, who had camped for the second time in less than a month in Dhule to seek alms, were killed on the suspicious of being child lifters in Rainpada hamlet of Dhule around 350 km from Mumbai.

Organ transplant arrests: ACB to summon senior JJ Hospital officials
Thu, Oct 04, 2018

ACB arrested Tushar Savarkar, social worker at the state-run JJ Hospital, and Sachin Salve, organ transplant co-ordinator with the SL Raheja Hospital, for allegedly demanding Rs 1.5 lakh from a patient requiring a kidney transplant

300 brokers booked for trading on NSEL
Sun, Sep 30, 2018

In its complaint, SEBI has accused Anand Rathi Commodities, Geofin Comtrade, Motilal Oswal and Philip Capital among others of indulging in illegal trading in commodities on the NSEL platform between 2008 and 2013

After Salve, another Maharashtra Police constable seeks permission for sex-change surgery
Fri, Sep 28, 2018

If permitted, this would be the third case in the country in which a policewoman has been re-inducted into the force after undergoing a gender correction surgery.

Maharashtra set to amend law to give relief to victims of mob violence
Fri, Sep 28, 2018

The state has witnessed nine deaths and 14 cases of lynchings, including the killing of five nomads at Dhule in July, on rumours of being child lifters.

After Vijay Mallya, Mehul Choksi cites poor jail conditions, opposes CBI’s red corner notice plea
Mon, Aug 27, 2018

In his plea before the Interpol, while Choksi claimed that the jails “violate human rights conditions”, he has also alleged that a media trail was in progress against him and the judicial system may be influenced.

How Maharashtra law defines ‘dangerous persons’
Mon, Aug 27, 2018

MPDA Act empowers the district magistrate and the commissioner of police to exercise provisions under MPDA to detain a person who in their view is acting in manner prejudicial to the maintenance of public order.

Five held now for ‘terror plot’, ATS prepares fresh dossier for Sanatan Sanstha ban
Sun, Aug 26, 2018

Members of various fringe Hindu radical groups, they were believed to be planning to carry out attacks in Mumbai, Pune, Satara, Solapur, and Sangli.

Mehul Choksi passport: Mumbai Police gives clean chit to cops who cleared verification
Sun, Aug 26, 2018

According to Mumbai police, Choksi applied for a PCC on February 23, 2017. On March 10, 2017, Malabar Hill police station submitted a “clear report” after running a check on CAIS. On March 14, 2017, Mumbai Police passport branch forwarded the report to the regional passport office.

The Maze
Sun, Aug 26, 2018

Six recent arrests by the Maharashtra Police and the CBI point to a complex and intricate web of fringe Hindu radical groups whose members are now being linked to four murders and a recently busted terror module. The Indian Express untangle the plot

Among six arrests, a cow vigilante, Dabholkar ‘shooter’
Sun, Aug 26, 2018

The day journalist Gauri Lankesh was murdered in Bengaluru, Sudhanva Gondhalekar, 39, an activist associated with the Shri Shivpratishthan Hindustan and the HJS, was seen in the vicinity of her home around four hours before the killing.

Aurangabad: AIMIM Corporator, who opposed resolution to pay Vajpayee tribute, sent to jail for a year
Thu, Aug 23, 2018

Last week, Rashid had reportedly opposed a resolution to pay tribute to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He was subsequently beaten up, allegedly by some BJP corporator.

Dabholkar murder case: Forensics to ascertain if recovered weapon was used to kill rationalist
Wed, Aug 22, 2018

Besides the revolver, the agencies also recovered three live cartridges, a dagger and a sword during searches carried out on Tuesday. If the FSL confirms that the weapon was used in the Dabholkar killing, it would be a major breakthrough.

Diary seized from alleged HJS associate lists potential targets, names ‘Mumbai SP’ of CBI
Tue, Aug 21, 2018

Among those listed is ‘Mumbai SP’, a reference to the SP with the CBI, Nandkumar Nair — the investigative officer in Pune-based rationalist Narendra Dabholkar’s murder case.

Blast plot: Ex-Shiv Sena leader held, party’s MoS says he had hinted at ‘explosions’
Mon, Aug 20, 2018

Twenty-two crude bombs and 21 country-made weapons have so far been recovered from the accused in the case, who were allegedly planning to carry out attacks in Mumbai, Solapur, Satara, Pune and Nalasopara.

Shooters took bus to Pune to kill Dabholkar, decided on escape route after recce
Mon, Aug 20, 2018

According to the sources, Kalaskar and Andure, both residents of Aurangabad, took a state transport bus to Pune on August 19, 2013. They got off the bus at Shivaji Nagar in Pune next morning.