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History-sheeter shot dead in Meerut, hunt on to trace accused: UP Police

“We have formed three teams to trace the suspected killers. Prima facie it appears to be a revenge killing, but we are investigating it from all angles,” said Ranvijay Singh, Superintendent of Police (city). 

SC verdict on Rafale deal: Congress lies exposed, should apologise to country, says Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath said that the Congress and especially its president Rahul Gandhi unnecessary spoke lies before the country publicly and even disturbed the proceedings of Parliament over the issue.

Lucknow: After poll drubbing, Opposition looks to corner state government during winter session

Sources said that the state government is planning to table the supplementary budget during the upcoming session. The supplementary demands for grants are likely to be placed on Wednesday, sources said.

Post Bulandshahr violence: SSP asks cops to intensify action against cow slaughter

As per police records, as many as 531 people have so far been sent to jail in Meerut and one person, identified as Irshaad (22), was killed in a police encounter for allegedly smuggling cows since the Yogi Adityanath government came to power in 2017.

Gorakhpur: Cops launch ‘Operation Asmita’ to prevent sexual harassment in schools

Gorakhpur Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Sunil Gupta, who has started ‘Operation Asmita’, said, “It is an extension of the anti-Romeo squads, and is focused on preventive steps to curb such crimes."

Build statue of Sita next to Ram’s in Ayodhya, Cong leader writes to CM

Adityanath had participated in a ‘Ram-Janki Vivah Panchami’ there and while addressing a public gathering, he had started his speech with “Jai Sita maiya” and said, “We cannot even think of Lord Ram without goddess Sita.”

Meerut: Video of BJP leader ‘threatening’ cops goes viral

While Sharma admitting to having threatened the police, he said the video clip shows only part of the conversation. Meanwhile, SP (City) Ranvijay Singh said, “The video is being investigated. We will take action based on findings of our probe.”

Lucknow: Six guest lecturers at UIET refuse to teach over ‘unpleasant behaviour of students’

According to a case registered by some of the students, UIET director Kaman Singh, who later resigned from the post, had allegedly attacked the protesting students in an inebriated state.

Abetting cow smugglers : BJP leaders seek probe into allegations against SHO

Denying the allegations, the Hafizpur SHO said that he has never given shelter to cattle smugglers and has been performing his duty as per law without prejudices or bias against anyone or any group.

Lucknow: Assembly poll results give UP Congress cadre a shot in the arm

With both the Samajwadi Party (SP) as well as the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), which have been claiming to go alone so far, offering their support to Congress in Madhya Pradesh, the results have boosted the party cadre in Uttar Pradesh.

Lucknow: Posters accusing former SSP of taking bribe surface, probe on

“Additional superintendent of police, crime, Shiv Ram Yadav, is probing it. He will look into all aspects, including the allegations made in the poster,” said Bulandshahr SSP, Prabhakar Chaudhary.

Woman raped, killed in Meerut: Police

Villagers, who later identified the woman, refused to hand over the body to the police till her family was paid adequate compensation and the killers were arrested.