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Mobile battery recovered from elderly person going to meet his son in district jail

Roshanabad district jail has shot into the news again. It has been infamous for mobile being used by the prisoners. On Tuesday, the prison authorities caught an elderly man who was found taking a mobile battery inside the prison premises. At the time of checking at the entry gate of the prison, the mobile battery was recovered from the...

Youth kills girl friend, then kills self

A youth from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh first murdered his paramour and then killed himself in a hotel in Roorkee under the jurisdiction of Gangnehar police station. Police said that their parents not agreeing to their marriage, the couple had taken the extreme step of ending their lives together. The bodies had been sent for post-mortem after being taken...

Police book son-in-law of murdered woman

In connection with the murder case of a 43-year-old woman from Kankhal, police have arrested the accused son-in-law of the deceased. The police said that the woman had been allegedly running a sex racket and the son-in-law had suspected that she might engage her daughter in the same.  “This is why he perhaps killed her on January 20 night...

Vikasnagar incident-free on Monday after Sunday’s riots

Uneasy calm prevailed in Vikasnagar town and nearby areas on Monday which witnessed flare-ups of violence on Sunday. However, the police failed to retrieve the body of the deceased Moti Singh from the Shakti canal on the day. The superintendent of police (SP) Rural, Parmendra Dobhal told The Pioneer that the services of underwater drones  and divers  had been...

Woman, girl found dead in woods

Bodies of two unidentified females were discovered in the jungle about three kilometres from Devnagar Palda area here on Monday. The bodies were spotted by women who had gone to collect fodder in the woods. They informed the villagers who in turn informed the Pradhan Sanjay Pandey. On being informed by the Pradhan, the Patwari Hem Chandra Paladiya reached...

Divorcee’s body found in home

The body of a 40 year old woman was found in her house on Sunday morning. She had been allegedly hit with a heavy object on her head which led to her death. The police could not retrieve any such article from the room of the woman during investigation. She was a divorcee living with her son in-law and...

Victim’s statements recorded in court

In the sensational ‘me too’ sexual exploitation case involving the former state BJP general secretary (organisation) Sanjay Kumar, the statement of the alleged victim has been recorded in the court on Saturday.  The court has recorded the statements of the alleged victim ‘ in camera’ under section 164 of Cr PC when she was produced before it by the...

SI accused of harassing minor

A few months ago two men were arrested by the Haridwar police while busting a sex racket at a hotel in Roorkee. A 14 year old girl was rescued in the operation. But it is a matter of concern that the rescued minor has alleged that a sub inspector used to come to her and physically harass her. The...

After 4-year-old dies in accident locals indulge in stone pelting

A four years old died in a mishap involving a bus after which some of the locals indulged in stone pelting. The violence in Vanbhulpura area damaged two buses and caused injuries to policemen. Police sub inspector Kumkum Dhanik informed that four year old Adnan was going with his brother in the evening when he was hit by a...

Honey trap gang busted

Dehradun police have busted a gang involved in looting unsuspecting persons by honey trapping them. Police had started acting after one Nishant Jain, a builder by profession and a resident of Inderbaba Road, Rajpur, had submitted a complaint at Rajpur police station on January 11. In the complaint, he had said that he had received a call from a...