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Politics galore in Tehri minor rape case

Beeline of politicians and social workers augmenting the trauma of the victim The paediatric ward of the female wing of Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital where the alleged rape victim of Nainbagh area of Tehri is recovering from the harrowing experience has become a scene of political showmanship. The politicians and the self confessed social workers are making...

One killed, four injured in two accidents on Yatra route

In two separate road accidents in Rudraprayag and Chamoli districts on Tuesday, one 21-year old boy was killed and four were seriously injured. The injured have been referred to Srinagar. The deceased has been identified as Amit Singh, he was coming back from an army recruitment camp in Kotdwar. Sub Inspector Vijay Pratap Rahi from Rudraprayag police station said,...

Investigation pending in alleged mishebaviour by two CPU officers

Former president of Mandi Parishad, Ravinder Singh Anand submitted a memorandum to Superintendent of Police (city) Shweta Choubey on Tuesday, stating that two officers of City Patrol Unit (CPU) on Monday wrongfully tried to issue Challan and tow his car without valid grounds. He alleged that CPU officers then misbehaved with him. Superintendent of Police (traffic) Prakash Chandra Arya...

FIR registered in minor death case in fire accident

In the accidental fire case which resulted in the death of a minor in a mattress warehouse at Chandrabani, Patelnagar on May 28, the father of the deceased filed a First Information Report (FIR) on Monday. According to the complainant the deceased minor was working in the warehouse and died because of the carelessness of the owner Ramesh Chaturvedi....

State to give minor rape victim compensation of Rs 7 lakh

State Minister for Women and Child Welfare, Rekha Arya on Monday visited Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital to meet the nine year old rape victim and her family from Tehri. The minister said that the State will be providing a compensation of Rs 7,00,000 to the minor under the state’s scheme for victims of serious crimes in Uttarakhand....

Minor rape victim’s condition deteriorates

In the case of alleged rape of a nine-year old girl in Sendul village Tehri, the girl was referred reportedly in a critical condition to the Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital from Mussoorie Civil Hospital. Social activist, Jabar Singh alleged that police on Saturday took the mother-daughter duo and the accused in the same vehicle for recording their...

STF to file chargesheet in high profile loot case

In the high profile case of loot with property dealer Anurodh Panwar on the night of April 4, Special Task Force (STF) has asked permission from the police headquarters to file charge sheet against all three accused policemen currently under suspension. The case was handed over to STF on April 12 after the request for independent investigation from Garhwal...

Accused held in minor rape case in Tehri

Following the alleged rape of a nine-year old girl in Sendul village of Tehri district on Thursday, the shopkeeper accused of the crime was arrested by the police on Friday. The victim was brought to Government Doon Medical College Hospital for medical check up. Director General (Law and Order) Ashok Kumar said, “We have arrested the accused and are...

Police to probe gap in post-mortem report

In the case of an infant girl recently found dead near Gandhigram Bridge in Dehradun, district police will be conducting further investigation on the gap they found in post mortem report. Dehradun Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Nivedita Kukreti said, according to post-mortem report the infant died because of ante-mortem injuries. However, the birth anomalies that were stated by...

UP’s third most-wanted arrested in Doon

Number three on the list of most wanted in Uttar Pradesh, Kaushal Kumar Chaube with Rs 2,00,000 prize money on his head was arrested in Dehradun by Uttarakhand Special Task Force (STF) on Wednesday. Informing the media on Thursday, the STF Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Ridhim Agarwal said that the accused was travelling from Raiwala to Dehradun in order...