Sagar Rajput

Articles By Sagar Rajput

Mumbai: With promise of hefty loan, policeman’s 23-year-old son duped of over Rs 6 lakh

According to police officials, the incident took place between September 2017 and July 2018, following which Mayur Kadam submitted a complaint application, which was converted into an FIR last week, at the Worli police station.

On the run: Wanted in five states, bookie from Ulhasnagar evading police for 4 years

In May 2015, the Gujarat Enforcement Directorate (ED) had raided two of Anil Jaisinghani’s houses and booked him under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. He continued to be on the run citing poor health and eight months later, applied for a transit bail in the Bombay High Court.

Mumbai: Man, mother booked for dowry demand

The police said that the fiancee's family gave the accused Rs 5 lakh in cash after the engagement in mid-2018. But when the 25-year-old woman’s family refused to pay for a bike worth Rs 3 lakh, the man called off the wedding in the last week of December, 2018.

Female quotient: Mumbai Police dog squad to get 12 woman constables as handlers

The Crime Branch has a special dog squad, comprising three dogs and six handlers, that is dispatched only to crime scenes across the city.

Mumbai: Job aspirant ‘duped’ of Rs 2.85 lakh online

The complainant has earlier worked in a five-star hotel in Saudi Arabia for two years and after he returned to Mumbai, posted his resume on a job website, following which he was approached by alleged fraudsters.

Mumbai: Hearing and speech impaired woman held, special educator helps cops probe case

The woman had withdrawn Rs 25,000 from an ATM and purchased two dresses and a gold ring allegedly using a stolen debit card.

Woman, paramour held for murder: Husband given 35 sleeping pills, injected with phenyl

As Gopi still held on, the 27-year-old woman’s paramour Mahesh Karale (25) administered him two doses of phenyl, smothered him and banged his head against the wall in the intervening night of December 28 and December 29.

Businessman duped of Rs 4L: Caste certificate forged to get his daughter into MBBS college, 2 arrested

The accused were produced in court and remanded to police custody till January 10. The complainant is Hukumchand Jatolia, a resident of Kurla (East), who runs a wholesale business in footwear. The accused were identified as Alok Sharma and 70-year-old Dalsingar Yadav from Pune.

In Pakistan jail, a few good men, oil skimmed off food for sale fuelled Ansari’s hopes

In November 2012, the IT engineer and MBA graduate had left home saying he was going to Kabul for a job interview. A week later, he had entered Pakistan through Torkham, in the hope of rescuing a 25-year-old Khattak tribal girl he had befriended via Facebook.

Mumbai: 16-yr-old duped of Rs 10,400 commits suicide

In the first week of December, Om Dattu Balli, a Class XI science student, started looking for a cellphone on online portals. He shortlisted a MI Note Pro 5 on a portal and approached the seller.

Ahead of Bhima Koregaon event, Chandrashekhar Azad, other activists detained

Describing it as preventive action, the police released the nearly dozen men who were detained by the end of the day.

Mumbai: Man arrested for flashing at two women

According to police officers, when the two women were sitting at the promenade, Salmani came and sat near them. He then started making lewd comments, uncomfortable, the women moved away.

Mumbai: Four minors detained for cellphone theft, international racket busted

The Yellow Gate police recovered 30 stolen cellphones from the boys’ accommodation last week. All school dropouts, the boys were aged between 14 and 16 years and were recruited from Jharkhand.

‘Never fall in love on Facebook’ and other lessons from repatriated Hamid Ansari

Hamid Ansari reached his house in Mumbai on Thursday. He had left India in November 2012 to meet a girl he befriended in Pakistan through Facebook after which he was arrested in Pakistan for illegally entering the country through Afghanistan.

Pakistani human rights activist brought him burgers, milk in jail

Speaking to The Indian Express over phone, she said: “When I met him for first time, he didn’t even have spectacles. He could not see properly. He got scared that an old woman was approaching him in jail. Today, when I spoke to him after he reached India, we laughed over that memory.”

Mumbai: Man held with watches worth Rs 53 lakh at airport

Identified as Hatim Kothari, he was intercepted by the Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) of Customs on the intervening night of December 11 and 12 on his arrival from Hong Kong.

Mumbai resident jailed in Pakistan to return: Hamid’s mother hopes for a brighter sun today

Fauzia, a schoolteacher based in Versova in suburban Mumbai, is currently in New Delhi with her husband, both of them preparing to travel to the Wagah border where they hope to meet Hamid when he is escorted across the international border.

Mumbai: Singapore national sounds bomb scare on aircraft, turns out to be hoax

At the check-in counter, she allegedly showed pictures of the “suspects” carrying a bomb on the flight, following which security agencies conducted search operations.

Mumbai: Three arrested for 9-year-old’s rape

“Her cousin stays close by. So, under the pretext of letting her watch television, he would take her to his house and sexually assault her. It has been happening for the last two years,” said a police officer.

Mumbai: Man arrested for abducting minor girl from outside her residence

Police said the accused, who was arrested last week, has a criminal record and was externed two years ago.