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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

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Don’t pull pranks, spread April Fool’s hoaxes about coronavirus: Pune Rural Police
Mon, Mar 30, 2020

The order also urges WhatsApp group administrators to change the settings to make sure that only they can send messages on the group.

‘We want people to understand that violation by one endangers lives of many,’ says Pune’s Joint Commissioner of Police
Mon, Mar 30, 2020

In the case of events, activities and establishments, there has been almost full compliance. Any entity under these three heads, which is not essential, is not functioning.

Army announces ‘Operation Namaste’, Southern Command assures full assistance to Maharashtra govt
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

Meanwhile, an officer from the Southern Command met Maharashtra's Principal Secretary of Health in Mumbai on Friday. During the meeting, various aspects for ensuring a co-ordinated response, and the latest developments in the state were discussed.

Pune: From keeping criminals off the streets to keeping citizens off the street
Fri, Mar 27, 2020

From two days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced national lockdown on Tuesday, police in Pune have been enforcing orders restricting the movement of vehicles and those banning the assembly of more than five in public places.

To prevent spread in jails, Maharashtra may release 11,000 inmates on parole, provisional bail
Fri, Mar 27, 2020

On behalf of the state of Maharashtra, Additional Director General, (Prisons and Correctional Services), Sunil Ramanand had filed an affidavit on the notice on March 20.

One patient, hundreds of possible infections: How multiple agencies work through the maze of contact tracing
Wed, Mar 25, 2020

The team under the ward medical officer directs the contacts to be home quarantined and it tracks the health of contacts for 14 days to observe the symptoms of infection in them. If there are symptoms, then the person is referred for the test.

COVID-19 hits ‘cyber-crime hotspots’, Pune sees fewer online fraud cases
Tue, Mar 24, 2020

The Cyber Crime Cell of Pune city, one of the busiest cyber-policing units in the country, had been receiving anywhere between 50 to 70 complaints every day. But since the last one week, the number of daily complaints received by the cell has fallen to an average of less than five.

Coronavirus among grounds for leniency’, says court while awarding 3-year jail to GST officials for corruption
Sun, Mar 22, 2020

In March last year, the Central Bureau of Investigation's Anti-Corruption Branch had arrested two superintendents posted at the GST office for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 1 lakh to settle the service tax liability of a restaurant on the Pune-Mumbai Highway.

Coronavirus: Federations of defence industrial employees write to MoD, seek suspension of work
Sat, Mar 21, 2020

The Ordnance Factory Board on Friday night announced the directives of the Department of Personnel and Training of the Union Government deployment of upto 50 per cent of the workforce will be applied for ordnance factories too.

NDA faculty members write to principal, seek suspension of lectures
Sat, Mar 21, 2020

NDA, India’s premier tri-services pre-commissioning training academy, had on Wednesday said it has suspended all educational tours, outdoor hikes and other mass activities for cadets along with restrictions on the entry of outsiders to the campu

To reduce overcrowding in jails: Maharashtra govt draws up list of undertrials for provisional bail
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

The department had also announced a series of other steps, including setting up isolation wards in some jails and suspension of visits by relatives and lawyers, and court hearings being conducted via video-conferencing at prisons.

Across the country, armed forces readying 11 more quarantine facilities
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

MoD officials said the ministry has deployed all possible resources in the aid of civilian authorities to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak.

Pune Police: Fewer people coming to us with minor complaints, burglaries and vehicle thefts down
Wed, Mar 18, 2020

Head offices of all the police jurisdictions have already issued advisories to police stations and various branches on the precautions to be taken to check the spread of COVID-19.

Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897: British era law invoked to deal with outbreak has long history with Pune, Maharashtra
Sun, Mar 15, 2020

The Maharashtra government enforced the Act on the midnight of March 13. Since then, the Pune district administration has issued multiple orders. The Act has been brought into force many times including as recent as the Swine Flu outbreak in 2009.

US-China trade war, coronavirus opportunities for India: Former foreign secy
Wed, Mar 04, 2020

In a speech Former Foreign Secretary Gokhale highlighted that Make in India has to work if the country has global aspirations and declared the US-China trade war and Coronavirus outbreak as opportunities for India's global growth.

Shivajirao Bhosale Cooperative Bank depositors in despair: ‘An earthquake in my life’
Fri, Feb 28, 2020

A Special Court in Pune had, on Wednesday, remanded NCP leader and MLC Anil Bhosale and three other office-bearers of the bank to police custody till March 6 after they were arrested in connection with the fraud late on Tuesday.

Pune: 29-year-old man who ran Dive unit had started as aide to arrested drug-maker
Tue, Feb 25, 2020

Officials believe that the drugs manufactured at the unit were sold at various cities, including Pune and Mumbai, besides in nearby states.

Pune-Mumbai Expressway records steady decline in fatal accidents
Mon, Feb 24, 2020

Project to achieve ‘zero preventable deaths’ to be replicated on other highways in Maharashtra.

Situation in Indo-Pacific demands greater vigilance: President Kovind
Fri, Feb 14, 2020

Kovind made the remarks after he presented the prestigious President’s Colour to INS Shivaji, Indian Navy’s premier technical training institute, in a ceremonial parade held at Lonavala near Pune on Thursday.

Child pornography: Pune received 542 cyber Tipline Reports
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Pimpri Chinchwad police got 25 reports, Pune Rural police 12.