Lucknow on Saturday recorded a total of 429 fresh cases with it being the worst hit by Covid-19 with a total of 3,337 active cases – the highest in the state.
The kidnappers came to the house on the pretext of distributing sanitisers and masks, police said citing the family members’ statement.
The administration has sought a report from the Chief Medical Superintendent of the hospital in connection with the incident.
On July 14, the UP government had ordered weekend restrictions – from Friday 10 pm to Monday 5 am – across UP in a bid to curb the surge in the coronavirus cases.
Lucknow police had on Saturday arrested All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader Kadeer Khan and two others in connection with the incident.
“Shamshad had also sold a flat allotted to Priya under the Kanshi Ram Yojana in Modinagar in February but had not given her the money... Belonging to different religions too was a major bone of contention,” Mishra said.
An inquiry was conducted after the police found the pass pasted on the windshield of an SUV found to be in the possession of Bajpai, said Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Dinesh Kumar P.
“A reward of Rs 20,000 has been declared on Deep Prakash as he remains untraceable," said station house officer, Krishna Nagar police station, DK Upadhyay.
The government did not change discharge guidelines for asymptomatic patients who can be discharged after spending 10 days in hospitals followed by home isolation for a week.
Chaudhary, who was posted at the Choubeypur police station, was suspended after the July 2-3 attack in Bikru village in which Dubey and his associates killed eight police personnel.
In a letter written to the CM, state Congress Congress media convenor Lalan Kumar complained that the farmers were stopped from cultivating their land earlier in the month. He asked Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to take prompt steps in this regard.
Adityanath said while kicking off a year-long diamond jubilee celebration of the school set up by former chief minister Dr Sampurnanand in1960.
On Speaker''s ruling that the Congress’ plea seeking disqualification of its two MLAs “lacked substance and sufficient evidence”, Misra said, “There is sufficient ground for the disqualification of these two MLAs and the party had presented it before the Speaker.”
Launching the eight road projects, estimated to cost Rs 2250 crore, from his official residence, the Chief Minister said that at a time when the entire world is facing a pandemic, Uttar Pradesh is trying to expedite development works.
On Monday, the Assembly Speaker had rejected the Congress’ petitions seeking to disqualify Aditi Singh and Rakesh Singh from the Assembly under the anti-defection law.
The man confessed his involvement in the crime and during interrogation, he told police that he had hidden looted government weapons on Vikas's direction.
On the basis of a suicide note written by her, alleging harassment by the family members of the accused, his parents and three brothers have been arrested for abetment to suicide, police said.
On Sunday, the state government formed a single-member commission under a retired High Court judge to probe into all the incidents linked to Dubey, beginning from the botched raid at his village on July 3, his arrest and the subsequent deaths of Dubey and his aides.
Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma told The Indian Express, “UGC had issued guidelines for the universities in which they had focused on mid-term examination and semester system, which was not prevalent in most of our universities."
According to Lucknow Chief Medical Officer Dr Narendra Agarwal, the fresh cases in the district have been recorded from at least 38 different spots.
In a statement, the state Information Department said Additional Chief Secretary Sanjay Bhoosreddy will head the team, while Additional Director General of Police Hariram Sharma and DIG Ravindra Gaud will be part of it.
Lucknow Chief Medical Officer Dr Narendra Agarwal said that the fresh cases in the district have been reported from 41 different spots.
SHO, Hazratganj, Anjani Kumar Pandey said, “Anas Rehman, 27, was arrested in connection with violence in Lucknow in a case lodged at Hazratganj police station. He was sent to jail after being presented in a court."
“He was arrested by a joint team of Aligarh police and Anti-Terrorism squad (ATS) from Azamgarh on Wednesday evening,” said the SHO.
Dubey was caught outside a temple in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, on early Thursday morning.