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Pune: Police control room fields calls about Covid symptoms, transport availability, financial hardships
Tue, Jun 23, 2020

The police control room – accessed by dialling 100 -- mainly receives two types of calls. The first are local residents alerting police about incidents that disrupt law and order, and the second type of calls are from residents seeking information of various kinds.

CRPF head constable from Solapur killed in encounter with terrorists in J&K: ‘Entire village is grieving’
Tue, Jun 23, 2020

Sunil Kale, who hailed from Pangaon village in Barshi taluka of Solapur district, was killed in a gunfight in a joint anti-terror operation of CRPF, the Army and Jammu and Kashmir Police, in Pulwama's Bundzoo area in the early hours of Tuesday.

With SOP in place & mandatory use of masks and gloves, business resumes haltingly in Pune’s red light area
Tue, Jun 23, 2020

Throughout the lockdown, over 2,000 commercial sex workers (CSWs) were being provided ration in a coordinated effort by the local police and various NGOs working for the welfare of the women.

Over 4,000 Covid cases in Maharashtra police now
Sun, Jun 21, 2020

Cases started emerging in the Maharashtra police in the second week of April. On May 6, the count reached 500, crossed 1,000 on May 14, 2,000 on May 28 and the 3,000 mark on June 7.

India-China border dispute: Former service chiefs highlight importance of diplomacy
Fri, Jun 19, 2020

Air Chief Marshal PV Naik (Retd), former Chief of Air Staff,, said, "There has been loss of life, which is the worst thing that can happen. The important thing is we have not backed off."

Ordnance factory workers to go on strike, date to be decided in July
Thu, Jun 18, 2020

Speaking to The Indian Express, BPMS general secretary Mukesh Singh said, "While the federations are firm on going on a strike, the date will be announced later, considering the ongoing situation with China and also the Covid-19 pandemic."

Covid hits 10 prisons in Maharashtra, nearly 300 inmates infected
Tue, Jun 16, 2020

The maximum number of positive cases are from Mumbai Central Prison, better known as Arthur Road Jail, where 181 inmates and 39 staff have been infected till now, of whom 121 inmates and 37 staff have recovered.

Maharashtra: Police force faces problem of multiple units going into quarantine on detection of positive case
Mon, Jun 15, 2020

Officials said while the number of positive cases in the two-lakh strong force continued to rise, there had been a gradual decline in the number of active cases. Out of 3,615, close to 1,388 are active.

To trick their targets, conmen claimed to be descendants of royal family: Investigators
Sat, Jun 13, 2020

The Indian Express had earlier reported that the suspects used to send videos and photos of the currency to potential targets with black money, who were looking for an under-the-radar currency exchange or hawala transaction.

Seizure of counterfeit currency: Network of conmen, ‘mules’ behind circulation of notes marked ‘Children Bank of India’, say cops
Fri, Jun 12, 2020

The baffling puzzles investigators are trying to solve don't just end at the presence of play notes of Rs 2000 and Rs 500, with Bachchon Ka Bank, or ‘Children's Bank of India’, written on them. The seizure also includes play notes of demonetised Rs 1000, with a total face value of Rs 31.8 crore.

Pune: Fake Indian, foreign currency of Rs 87 crore ‘value’ seized; jawan among 6 arrested
Thu, Jun 11, 2020

Along with the large amount of fake currency, genuine currency notes of Indian rupees and US dollars worth Rs 3 lakh, a fake pistol, and some forged documents were seized.

Day after 29 inmates of Aurangabad prison test positive for Covid-19, 2 escape from care facility
Tue, Jun 09, 2020

Recently, 52 inmates and eight staff members of Solapur District Prison also tested positive and they were isolated in care centres. Till now, three deaths have been reported among prison inmates across the state due to the virus.

Maharashtra police has suffered most casualties in Covid-19 fight, says Anil Deshmukh
Sun, Jun 07, 2020

Around 3,000 police personnel in the state have till now tested positive and over 30 have lost their lives, he added.

Corporatisation of Ordnance Factory Board: Defence workers’ federations to hold ballot on whether to go on indefinite strike
Tue, Jun 02, 2020

The announcement comes at a time when most of the 41 ordnance factories in the country are set to resume manufacturing with full staff.

Teams deployed, resources mobilised: Navy, NDRF gear up for Cyclone Nisarga
Tue, Jun 02, 2020

Till Tuesday, 15 teams of the NDRF were deployed in coastal areas of Maharashtra including Mumbai, and 17 more were deployed in Gujarat. Five more teams are being airlifted from Visakhapatnam for deployment in Maharashtra.

Over 1.2 lakh cases filed in Maharashtra over lockdown violations, but concerns raised over burden, bias
Wed, Jun 03, 2020

While police believe that filing these offences is necessary for stringent implementation of the lockdown, the action did come with its pitfalls – a large number of cases, legal doubts and apprehension of bias.

Maharashtra: Stretched state police want other govt depts to share burden of Covid duties
Sun, May 31, 2020

The burden of various Covid-related duties is considerably high on police in the affected regions including Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Nashik, Aurangabad, Raigad and Solapur. In other districts too, large chunk of police force has also been given Covid-related duties.

With less than the usual sparkle but military spirit intact, 335 NDA cadets pass out
Sun, May 31, 2020

NDA Commandant Lieutenant General Asit Mistry presided over the function, which was attended only by cadets of the passing out course and some members of the NDA faculty.

29 temporary prisons earmarked across Maharashtra
Fri, May 29, 2020

Till Friday, 29 premises from 23 districts in the state had been earmarked as temporary prisons. Additional Director General of Police (Prisons and Correctional Services) Sunil Ramanand said more such temporary prisons will be designated in coming days.

Over 2,000 cops in Maharashtra infected
Fri, May 29, 2020

As per the numbers shared by officials from Maharashtra Police headquarters on Thursday afternoon, among the 2,095 cases, 236 are officers and 1,859 are constables.

Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra Police cross 2,000
Thu, May 28, 2020

Cases in the police force account for 3.6 per cent of total cases in Maharashtra, which is nearly 57,000 as on Thursday.

Maharashtra police COVID-19 count crosses 2,000 mark
Thu, May 28, 2020

As per the numbers shared by officials from the Maharashtra police headquarters, among the 2,095 cases, 236 are officers and 1,859 are constables.

Cop discharged from hospital, says had backing of both families: at home and in khaki
Wed, May 27, 2020

The officer was received with a shower of flower petals on the premises of his police station in a brief ceremony before he went home to complete self quarantine for next 14 days.

14 from Pune-based SRPF unit test positive, force has 520 cases now
Wed, May 27, 2020

Two companies of the Pune-headquartered 'Group 2' of the SRPF -- comprising around 100 personnel each -- had been deployed in Mumbai. They returned to their base in Pune on May 21.

Covid-19 crisis has lessons for agencies on how to respond, come together and collaborate: Deshmukh
Mon, May 25, 2020

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said every effort was being made to minimise risk for police personnel, who were on the ground and involved in efforts to mitigate the crisis, and make the best possible treatment available for those who have tested positive.