Forest officers say that besides the 4,953.70 square kilometre (sqkm) area of Little Rann of Kutch which forms the Wild Ass Sanctuary, the census would cover areas deep into Ahmedabad and Kutch districts where movement of the animals have been recorded in recent years.
Defence personnel had spotted the four clicking photographs of a prohibited zone in a defence asset on January 29.
Police said that the 10, all of them Dalits and who were part of a group of around 40 labourers hired through outsourcing, consumed poison in their protest camp outside the gate of the DCW.
Police said that the family tried to pass off the crime as suicide by hanging the 19-year-old’ body in a room inside their home, but postmorterm confirmed that she was strangulated.
The governing board of RUDA discussed and approved, among other things, its budget for financial year 2020-’21. The budget has proposed to develop a new TP scheme on Jamnagar road.
Police said, Ashok Kumar Vaghela, DRDA director of Devbhumi Dwarka, his wife Karuna and driver Ravi Sasa were killed on the spot after their sedan car hit the sidewall of the culvert near the approach road of Magrikhada village near Chotila and turned turtle.
Vijay Rupani inaugurated the Mandavi Beach Festival organised by the Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Limited (TCGL)
Several students were spotted carrying a two-km long cloth in tricolour, while others wore saffron caps bearing the message, “We support CAA”.
Based on a complaint filed by a dealer of a known snack brand of Gujarat, ACB registered a case against inspectors Rajeev Kumar Yadav, Gaurav Arora, and peon Ravi Joshi. Yadav and Joshi were arrested while Arora is on the run.
Forest officers said the boy could have been killed by a lioness which is raising two cubs in the Shetrunji wildlife division.
The event is being jointly organised by Saurashtra University (SU) and Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC). Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, a member of the SU’s syndicate, will inaugurate the event at 9 am on Saturday.
This will be third flower show to be organised by the RMC, which organised its maiden flower show in 2017 and later in 2018.
Kutch has also registered record sowing of cumin seeds in 62,100 hectares out of the total 1.46 lakh hectare sown this Rabi season.
The court of Sessions Judge Shubhda Baxi pronounced truck driver Nitin Vaghela and truck owner Paresh Kuvadiya guilty under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Motor Vehicle Act (MVA).
The announcement comes days before 55-year-old Jadeja’s formal coronation as the 17th ruler of the now-merged princely state.
The incident took place when the refining unit was shut due to the Uttarayan festival on Tuesday, police said.
Rajkot city police commissioner Manoj Agarwal confirmed the “death of a person after being hit by a bullet from the service revolver of a policeman”.
Head constable Bhima Desai was found hanging by a chord tied to a hook in the ceiling of the kitchen at his official quarters.
Students of New Era School near Halvad town in Morbi district created the “CAA” shape by forming a human chain on the school campus on Thursday as part of its “learning by activity”.
Subhash Trivedi, inspector general of police of border range inaugurated PRATIBHAV (Public Response Tracking Information Tracking By Help of Assessment by Visitors) at a function held at ‘B’ Division police station in Bhuj on Saturday.