Arvind is a correspondent from Thane who covers crime beat and has an experience of four years in the field. Apart from crime he is also a volunteer of Wildlife Crime Control bureau and reports on environment and rescue operations in the city.
Articles by Arvind Walmiki
According to police, the accused Mohan Mahajan, after leaving his family two years back, lived separately in Kalyan.
Kalyan | ByArvind Walmiki
Pranav Patil, president of NGO Paper Revolution foundation (PRF), said, “Many people think voting is a waste of time. We want to tell them that picking the right person can change our city for the better.”
The accused lost control of his vehicle and hit the deceased from behind near Kharegoan toll naka in Thane
According to police, the duo was returning from Dahisar on Sunday night. The accused, Manik Thokal, 60, is a resident of Kalwa in Thane
The police have formed three teams, including a crime branch team, to investigate the case.
Hindustan Times, Bhiwandi | ByArvind Walmiki, Bhiwandi
According to the police, accused, who is from Nashik, allegedly came to Mumbai on March 24, to kidnap a child as she and her husband, who had been married for 10 years, did not have one.
The blaze, which broke out around 6.20am, occurred because the garbage caught fire owing to the rise in temperature. However it was doused in 10-15 minutes, the officials said
Following her death, a mob of 60 to 70 people, including her relatives and locals, gathered outside the civic hospital, protesting for a few hours.
On January 8, 2016, the survivor was at her relative’s house when she was raped
The accused Shahista Mehruddin Shaikh, a homemaker from Vartak Nagar, was about to sell the girl to a businessman, police said. The businessman is yet to be identified.
According to the police, Sundaram Nishad told Bipin Yadav that he could not pay him back right then, following which Yadav pulled out a knife-like object and attacked Nishad several times.
The woman who was arrested in connection with the abduction of a two-year-old boy, confessed to have abducted at least 6 other children
The police found a decomposed body of a woman who was later identified as Futuli alias Faridakhatun alias Mim. She worked in a bar in Dombivli
The victim, Yogita, 22, suffered 40% burns and was admitted to a hospital. The incident allegedly took place at the couple’s residence on Saturday.
The mentally-challenged girl was returning home after finishing her chores when the accused groped her and raped her in their neighbourhood
The police said the driver, who is injured, has been charged with negligence and rash driving.
Hindustan Times | ByPadmja Sinha and Arvind Walmiki, Navi Mumbai
In four separate cases, two men were given the death penalty and two were sentenced to life imprisonment.
The Mumbra police registered the case on Sunday and arrested Heena Shaikh after investigating into the complaint filed by her ex-husband.
Hindustan Times, Thane | ByArvind Walmiki, Thane
The incident comes a day after the flyover was inaugurated by Yuva Sena president Aaditya Thackeray on Sunday.
The woman had run away from her sister’s home in Diva in 2016
According to the police, more than 12 video clips were found from the accused, Avinash Kumar Yadav, who lives in a housing society in Kapurbawdi, Thane.
The police said the youth had been forcing the boy’s aunt to marry him.
The accused, identified as Vikas Chourasia, allegedly murdered the woman on February 4 at Shantinagar, in Bhiwandi.
Hindustan Times, Bhiwandi | ByArvind Walmiki
In the first incident, Shrikant Khamkar, 29, died after the two-wheeler he was riding, was hit by a BEST bus at Shrinagar in Thane
The police said they saw the boy at the railway yard carrying scrap materials
Cops said the masterminds ran a call centre and used to get orders from overseas for the medicine. They also used to manufacture the drug.
4 of 6 relatives who had gone out to eat pani puri after a pre-wedding function in critical condition; cops suspect they were drunk
Police said the 18-year-old driver of the car driving at 100 km/hour when he lost control of the car near Mulgaon village. The car toppled and skidded over 200m.
Hindustan Times, Badlapur (Maharashtra) | ByArvind Walmiki
Sumedh Chandra ran away from home on March 27, 2015, when he was 15