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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...

Tension erupts after vandalisation of Ambedkar idol

Tension erupted in Jiyapota village on Tuesday morning when the people came out on the streets to protest an attempt to damage a statue of Bhim Rao Ambedkar by some miscreants. The police from Laksar reached the site of tension in time and took control of the situation. The people of the Dalit community started gathering on Tuesday morning...

Police plan to rehabilitate child beggars identified

Prior to the third phase of Operation Mukti set to start from June 1, multiple stakeholders will conduct their own field assessment of the child beggars in order to plan measures for rehabilitating them. Dehradun Circle Officer (city) Shekhar Suyal, who is also the nodal officer of the campaign on Monday took a meeting with different stakeholders including District...

12 coaching centres served notices in Dehradun

In the aftermath of coaching class inferno in Surat, where more than 20 students lost their lives, the Dehradun chief fire officer Sandeep Kumar Rana has issued notices to 12 coaching institutes which were operating without adopting fire safety measures in the provisional state capital. The Director General (DG), Law and Order, Ashok Kumar said, “In Dehradun, there are...

Three dead and nine injured in road accident

Three persons died and nine were injured after a bus collided with a jeep taxi near Lachmoli Bazaar in Devprayag on the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway 58. One of the deceased has been identified as Soni Nautiyal, resident of Agastyamuni. She was the mother of two minor passengers Priyanshi Nautiyal (3) and Prince Nautiyal (5), who suffered injury in the...

Father tracked in the case of abandoned infant girl

It the shocking case of an infant girl found dead in the garbage under Gandhigram Bridge on May 23, police have identified the father of the infant. According to the police the infant had several birth anomalies and at the time doctors handed her over to the father, it was evident that the infant would not survive long even...

Body of abandoned infant girl sent for post mortem

The body of an infant girl found near Gandhigram Bridge on Thursday evening was sent for post-mortem on Friday. Investigation is underway in a similar case under Patelnagar police station area wherein an infant girl was found dead about a week ago. Expressing grief on the case State Minister of Women and Child Welfare Rekha Arya said, “If there...

3 arrested for revenue theft through fake RTO website

In cases of fraudulent Regional Transport Office (RTO) website being used to steal revenue from the Government of Uttarakhand, district police arrested three accused, while one is still at large. The case came to light when Assistant Regional Transport Officer (ARTO) Arvind Pandey during checking found that many vehicles that are operating in district had tax receipts that were...

One dead,12 injured in road accident in Lohaghat Area

In a road accident on Thursday night the driver of a speeding jeep lost control of the vehicle which fell off down the road into a 250 metre deep gorge resulting in the death of one passenger while 12 others including the driver were injured. The vehicle was returning from a marriage function when the accident happened in Lohaghat...