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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Sagar Rajput


Posing as CID officers, two ‘steal documents, money from Assamese men on pretext of checking NRC details’
Tue, Jan 28, 2020

Officers of Azad Maidan police station said the incident took place on Saturday. The complainant, Mohamed Rehman (24), said he wanted to go to Kuwait for a job, for which he had come to Mumbai with his friend.

Mumbai Police tests eyesight of drivers
Fri, Jan 24, 2020

A unique drive launched by Mumbai Police to evaluate the eyesight of drivers on Mumbai’s streets has showed that nearly a third of drivers have poor vision.

1993 Mumbai blasts: Police scan 40 phone numbers dialled by Ansari during parole
Wed, Jan 22, 2020

Ansari (70), a medical doctor also known as ‘Dr Bomb’ because of his alleged expertise in bomb-making, was serving life imprisonment at Central Jail, Ajmer when he tried to jump parole.

No calls seeking assistance in last 2-3 years: ‘Induct 49 fire officials in disaster management dept’
Sat, Jan 18, 2020

Set up in 1968 to assist and protect civilians in war-torn situations, like terrorist attacks and natural disasters, the Maharashtra Home Guards and Civil Defence’s control room reportedly has not received a single phone call seeking assistance in the last two to three years.

1993 Mumbai blasts case: Out on parole, ‘Dr Bomb’ missing
Fri, Jan 17, 2020

Jalees Ansari, who is currently serving life imprisonment in Rajasthan, was out on parole and was to surrender in jail on Friday.

Mumbai: Man held for ‘ringing doorbells’ of residents in suburbs, fleeing
Wed, Jan 15, 2020

The accused, identified as Prem Lalsingh Nepali, confessed to troubling several residents of Kanjurmarg and claimed he did so under the influence of alcohol.

Mumbai: 4 held for sexual assault of 19-year-old student
Mon, Jan 13, 2020

Police said the incident took place around 1.30 pm, when the first-year BCom student was standing near a stationery shop in the college premises. An eyewitness told The Indian Express that the accused touched the woman’s private parts and her shoulder.

Maharashtra chemical factory explosion leaves six dead
Sun, Jan 12, 2020

The deceased have been identified as Ansari Elias, Nishu Singh, Madhuri Singh, Golu Yadav, Rajmatidevi Yadav and Mohan Ingale. At least five fire engines and 10 ambulances were rushed to the spot following the explosion.

‘Maximum juveniles detained in Maharashtra in 2018’
Fri, Jan 10, 2020

While the Maharashtra Police registered 6,233 cases under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act in connection to 6,386 victims, the figure for Uttar Pradesh was 5,401 cases and 2,445 for Madhya Pradesh.

Crime rate marginally down in Mumbai: NCRB report
Fri, Jan 10, 2020

Among the country’s top 19 metropolitan cities with a population of over 20 lakh, Mumbai ranks 4th in the share of crime incidents, preceded by Delhi, Chennai and Surat. However, when it came to crime rate, Mumbai comes way down at 17th position.

10 months after Mumbai man died post hair transplant, dermatologist booked
Thu, Jan 09, 2020

On March 7, last year, Shravan Kumar Chaudhary had started a hair transplantation procedure in Chinchpokli under Halwai. The process began around 2.30 pm. By 2 am on March 8, the procedure was complete. But Chaudhary soon started feeling uneasy and suffered pain in his neck.

Mumbai: 3 owners of finance company booked for duping investors
Wed, Jan 08, 2020

The case was registered after a 50-year-old real estate agent, Sunil Nagpal, filed a complaint with the Economic Offence Wing last December, alleging that he had been duped of Rs 45 lakh.

RTI activist writes to top Mumbai cop, alleges assault by DCP
Thu, Jan 02, 2020

The complainant, Yashwant Shinde, has alleged that the incident happened when he had gone to DCP Abhinash Kumar’s office around 4 pm on December 27 regarding an RTI appeal.

Mumbai: Excise department deploys over 25 teams to check unlicenced parties, illegal liquor sale
Sun, Dec 29, 2019

So far, the department has issued over nine lakh one-day (individual) permits to different party venues and 1,264 party permits across the city, officials said.

Mumbai godown fire: Charred bodies of 49-year-old manager, woman found from burnt unit; 1 missing
Sun, Dec 29, 2019

Three, including godown owner, arrested; another booked

Mumbai couple booked for abetting suicide of 70-year-old aunt
Fri, Dec 27, 2019

The brother of the deceased had filed a complaint with the police alleging she was mentally and physically harassed by the accused.

Maharashtra irrigation scam: ACB DGP files second affidavit
Wed, Dec 25, 2019

Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) DGP Param Bir Singh on Tuesday filed a second affidavit before the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court.

Mumbai: 3 labourers die while cleaning septic tank ‘without safety gear’ in Govandi
Tue, Dec 24, 2019

Kalshekar’s family claimed he was given no safety gear to wear. Their clothes were found outside the tank. “I always told him not to clean tanks, I didn’t like it. But he did it for money,” his father Prabhakar Kalshekar said.

Mumbai: Woman, 3 others abduct, kill man over affair with daughter, say police
Tue, Dec 24, 2019

The police have detained the 40-year-old woman who along with her brother, brother-in-law and an autorickshaw driver allegedly kidnapped and strangled him to death.

Hardlook: Teething troubles, switch to FASTag not fast enough
Mon, Dec 23, 2019

Since December 15, when FASTag lanes became operational on state highways, toll plaza operators have had to deal with a variety of situations arising from the new cashless system. And each new argument has led to the discovery of a new challenge.