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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker Dinesh Kushwaha was arrested on Saturday after a video clip of him slapping 65-year-old Bhanwarlal Jain and demanding his Aadhaar card surfaced on social media
The minor girl, who was raped by a villager earlier this month, was forced to consume poison by her uncle and cousin, a senior police officer said, suspecting it to be a case of hate crime
A video purportedly showed a man slapping the 65-year-old mentally ill man repeatedly and asking whether he was a Muslim
A video of the incident went viral on social media after the man went missing from Madhya Pradesh’s Neemuch district.
Ghulam Rasool Pathan was arrested after chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan directed the district officials to take strict action against those who were trying to create tension, and to resolve the matter swiftly.
The accused allegedly slit the throats of the MP couple and their minor granddaughter on the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday while they were sleeping on the terrace of their home
Police superintendent Rajeev Mishra said that the accused was spotted in Guna’s Ruthiya area before he was killed
Rajgarh superintendent of police Pradeep Sharma said the mob also blocked the road leading to the wedding venue by placing stones to prevent the procession from reaching there.
Two poachers who were arrested on Saturday after a gunfight in Guna district of Madhya Pradesh were injured while trying to flee from police custody on Sunday, police said, adding that two policemen were also injured in the incident.
Guna superintendent of police Rajeev Mishra said acting on a tipoff about blackbuck poaching in the forest, 3-4 police teams reached the spot around 2.45 am. “They nabbed three poachers, but suddenly four poachers on motorbikes opened fire at the police team,” he said.
Preliminary investigation revealed that one of the poachers, Naushad Mewati, who was killed in the cross-fire, along with six others had killed four male blackbucks, a female blackbuck and a peacock on Friday night to serve the meat at the marriage feast of his niece.
The mob gathered in no time after the accident and thrashed him. They also torched his vehicle and threw the driver into the fire, according to the police.
Police recovered two decapitated carcasses and five heads of blackbucks. A peacock carcass was also found on the spot.
BHOPAL: A class 9 student in Bhopal is on the run after he allegedly slit the throat and wrist of a girl, one year his junior at school, after she turned down his proposal to be friends, police said
Rajgarh Police superintendent Pradeep Sharma said an argument over a land dispute escalated into the mob attack
Datia police superintendent said the policeman initially told investigators someone put the child’s body in the car’s boot but came around after CCTV showed the boy talking to him.
As per the arrangement made by the ASI on April 7, 2003, Hindus perform puja in the Bhojshala premises every Tuesday, while Muslims offer namaz in the complex on Fridays.
Jaipur/Bhopal: The release of water from Rajasthan’s Kota Barrage has inundated the Chambal’s riverine islands downstream and washed away nests, nestlings, and eggs of birds, including endangered Indian skimmers
The acquittal came 13 years after he was wrongly convicted by a trial court for murdering his girlfriend.
Tribal activists told the MP government that the FRA has a provision of community rights but the government formed a committee under Madhya Pradesh Panchayat Raj and Gram Swaraj Act 1993 without mentioning anything about FRA
Shubham Dixit, alias Sanjay, a 28-year-old resident of Jhansi, was arrested from Lohamandi hours after the incident
The fire in the Indore building claimed seven lives and injured nine others on Saturday. Police arrested the accused on Saturday night from Lohamandi.
According to the police, accused Shubham Dixit alias Sanjay stayed in the same building and moved out after the woman broke up with him a few weeks ago.
The fire broke out in the wee hours of Saturday in a building in Indore’s Swarn Baag Colony. Nine people have been rescued so far. Some people jumped from the building to save their lives.
The two accused were also nabbed from the spot, said Gurjar, adding that the woman has been sent for a medical examination.
A three-judge bench of Chief Justice of India NV Ramana, justice Krishna Murari and Hima Kohli called the celebration of bail a brazen act by the accused, Shubhang Gontia, a member of the ABVP, the student wing of the BJP
Bhopal: A 20-year-old woman was abducted and gang-raped by four people including two minors in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar on Thursday night, police said
Home minister Narottam Mishra said primary investigation revealed that the meat recovered from the possession of the deceased was beef
Madhya Pradesh revenue minister Govind Singh Rajput said the authorities have been serving notices and acting as per the law