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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Sagar Rajput


Mumbai surgeon whose father died tests positive, search on for his patients
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

The 85-year-old, who died of COVID-19 and had underlying conditions of diabetes and heart disease, is suspected to have caught the infection from his grandson, who returned from the UK on March 12.

Mumbai Police stop burial of COVID-19 victim sans laid down protocol
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

On Tuesday night, the woman died after she suffered a heart attack and acute respiratory distress syndrome. She had tested positive for novel coronavirus earlier and was the fourth person to die from infection in Maharashtra.

Coronavirus outbreak: After empty roads, massive traffic jams in Mumbai
Tue, Mar 24, 2020

Kalamboli, the entry point to the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, saw massive jams as residents tried to move out of Mumbai in droves cramped in private cars.

Coronavirus paranoia: Mumbai Police control room flooded with panic calls
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

Police said that as the outbreak of the virus is increasing in Mumbai, there is still a lot of confusion as to what should be done in this time and what shouldn’t, and that the simplest solution is to dial the number 100.

As Mumbaikars hunker down due to coronavirus fears, alcohol sales spike
Wed, Mar 18, 2020

Owing to increasing footfall, liquor shop-owners have decided to stop home delivery services.

Covid-19: In Mumbai, 63-year-old dies; kin say goodbye from isolation ward
Thu, Mar 19, 2020

His wife and son, both tested positive for coronavirus and themselves in isolation at Mumbai's Kasturba Hospital, bid their final farewell from the isolation ward, from where the body was taken to Shivaji Park crematorium on Tuesday afternoon.

Mumbai: Confusion over norms change; passengers sent to quarantine, dischared without any tests
Tue, Mar 17, 2020

Passengers said they fear cross-infection as they were made to travel together in buses and remained in close quarters of people already admitted at the hospital.

Mumbai Police to provide cops on deputation to traffic dept
Thu, Mar 05, 2020

As part of the move, nearly 188 police personnel are likely to be added to the traffic department, which is presently facing a shortfall of 1,130 officers.

2 men saved from ending their lives at Bandra-Worli sea link
Thu, Mar 05, 2020

A 20-year-old man, who was about to jump from the sea link, was stopped, while another 27-year-old man, who had already jumped into the sea, was saved with the help of fire brigade officials and local fishermen.

New Mumbai Police chief cancels another order of Barve
Wed, Mar 04, 2020

Soon after taking over from Barve last week, Singh had stayed yet another decision of Barve, who had transferred 31 police officers just a day before his retirement.

On Day 1, he stays transfer of 31 personnel
Sun, Mar 01, 2020

On Thursday, two days ahead of his retirement, Barve had issued an order transferring 31 officers, including four assistant commissioners of police (ACP), seven senior inspectors and 20 inspectors.

Mumbai: New CP stays Barve’s order on transfer of 31 police personnel
Sun, Mar 01, 2020

On Thursday, two days ahead of his retirement, Barve had issued an order transferring 31 officers, including four assistant commissioners of police (ACP), seven senior inspectors and 20 inspectors.

Mumbai: 31-year-old man arrested for robbing naval officer at gunpoint, say police
Sat, Feb 29, 2020

The Indian Navy officer claimed that after they got into his car, the man had whipped out a firearm and demanded Rs 40,000. He also forced him to drive to a nearby ATM and withdraw the money, the officer told police said.

Jeweller in Telangana police custody ‘falls to death’ in Nashik, probe launched
Thu, Feb 27, 2020

The family of the victim alleged that on Monday while Vijay Birari was sitting in his jewellery shop, Telangana police arrived in four cars. They ransacked the shop following which they took Birari along with the valuables and cash from the shop.

Mumbai: Disabled man arrested for making ‘obscene’ calls to women
Sun, Feb 16, 2020

On February 1, Nadar reportedly called 19-year-old woman, a Mulund (east) resident, on her mobile phone, police said.

Project to Mumbai police chief family firm: Maharashtra govt seeks explanation
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

The government’s action came a day after The Indian Express reported that the state’s home department, under the then Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, had awarded the project for digitising Mumbai police’s official records to a private company in October.

Mumbai police chief’s family firm got digital project just before Maharashtra elections
Wed, Feb 12, 2020

Documents accessed by The Indian Express show CrispQ first approached the government with the proposal on September 30, 2019. The model code of conduct for the Assembly polls, held on October 24, had come into force on September 21.

16 years, 20 km apart: Nashik man bids final goodbye to ‘missing’ father
Sun, Feb 09, 2020

In a coincidence that he attributes to the hand of god, Hiraman said he was planning to conduct his father’s last rites when he received a call from a police constable, who said that a body had been found and it could be his father’s.

Mumbai: One arrested, two booked for assaulting man over cricket match dispute
Tue, Feb 04, 2020

According to police, a verbal spat broke out between the victim, Abdul Rauf Abdul Kayyum Siddiqui, and one of the three accused, Hamza (30), when they were playing cricket along with 10 others at Shanti Niketan residential society ground on CST Road in Kurla on January 26.

Honking at Mumbai’s traffic signals may soon prolong wait
Sat, Feb 01, 2020

Under the initiative, police are planning to configure traffic signals to stay red for a longer period if incessant honking cause the decibels levels to shoot up beyond 85 decibels (db).