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SSP issues ultimatum for nabbing chain snatchers

The Haridwar senior superintendent of police Senthil Avoodai K Raj S has given a seven-day ultimatum to police stations in-charge for catching the culprits guilty of recent incidents of chain snatching. A few days ago, there had been three incidents of chain snatching in Jwalapur and Kankhal in the duration of 45 minutes. The same has been happened earlier...

Man kills brother in-law after argument

In a murder case on Tuesday at Premnagar, a man allegedly killed his brother in-law after an argument. According to the police, the accused has been identified as Pawan Singh while the deceased is Sunil Kumar. According to officials the accused slit open the neck of his relative. Superintendent of Police (city) Shweta Choubey said, “We received information that...

Irked by baby, mother turns killer

Local residents in Kankhal area of Haridwar are shocked after the case of a baby being allegedly kidnapped took an unexpected turn. The woman who had complained about her six-month old baby having gone missing turned out to be the killer of her child. Irritated by the baby crying repeatedly, the woman reportedly threw the child in a canal....

Two arrested for driving while drunk

Bar penalised for playing loud music For rash driving under the influence of alcohol and creating ruckus in the middle of the road, Rajpur police on Saturday late night arrested two men. They also issued challan under the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act 2019 and Police Act. The accused have been identified as New Delhi resident Himanshu Sharma and Haryana...

Multiple social media accounts of cabinet minister hacked, SSP assures legal action

Social media accounts of state Urban Development and Housing Minister Madan Kaushik have been allegedly hacked. His Public Relations Officer (PRO) Sumit Bhargav filed a complaint at the office of Dehradun Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) stating that the minister’s Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Gmail accounts had been hacked around October 28-30. In his complaint, he also mentioned the...

Police arrest man from Amritsar in murder-robbery

In the case of a 65-year old woman Gulshan Chaddha found unconscious in her home by her husband after which she died in the hospital on Thursday evening, Dehradun police have arrested a man from Amritsar. The accused is reportedly a family friend of the deceased and was under a debt of about Rs two lakh. The accused has...

Man caught smuggling booze in SUV

The police nabbed a person smuggling liquor in an expensive Sports Utility Vehicle in Haridwar on Thursday. The seizure has brought to light the trend among bootleggers to use expensive vehicles to avoid suspicion while undertaking their illicit activities. The police had received information on Thursday that a high-end vehicle was being used to smuggle illicit liquor from Ranipur...

Husband stabs wife & self after she refuses to return home

A man stabbed his wife and then stabbed himself after she refused to return home. The man’s wife was miffed at him and had gone to stay with her parents. The man went to his in-laws’ home and asked his wife to return home. When she refused, he stabbed her and then stabbed himself after leaving the scene. Both...

Man caught for murdering three in Pithoragarh village

Argument among drunk men escalated into gruesome murders The police have arrested a man accused of carrying out the triple murders of Nepali workers in a village in Pithoragarh on October 25. According to the confession of the accused, the murders were the result of an argument he had with one the victims after both got drunk. It will...

Four arrested in attempted armed robbery of milk van driver

In the attempted armed robbery case in which a dairy van driver was targeted near the jungles of Dhulkot, police arrested all four accused on Wednesday. In the investigation it was found that the incident was committed by the people involved with another businessman Devdatt. The accused revealed that they planned to rob a milk vehicle, which starts from...