Sohil Sehran

Sohil Sehran

Sohil Sehran was part of Hindustan Times’ nationwide network of correspondents that brings news, analysis and information to its readers. He no longer works with the Hindustan Times.

Articles by Sohil Sehran

Over 5,000 security personnel deployed for Modi’s Noida visit

The area has been divided into 15 zones and additional security personnel have been brought in from various parts of the state.
The Indo-Tibetan Border Force jawans deployed at Botanical Garden helipad ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit.(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT Photo)
The Indo-Tibetan Border Force jawans deployed at Botanical Garden helipad ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit.(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 24, 2017 10:41 PM IST
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Journalist dies after falling from balcony in Noida

Parashar worked for various media houses in Delhi-NCR on investigative stories in the last ten years.
Photo for representation
Photo for representation
Published on Dec 24, 2017 10:05 PM IST
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Noida businessman offers Rs50,000 for return of abducted American Bully dog

It has been alleged that four men got down from a white Toyota Corolla, held the domestic help of the owner, who was taking the dog for a walk, at knifepoint and took the dog away.
Three-year-old Promise, an American Bully, was abducted from outside Omaxe Forest Spa condominium in Sector 93B of Noida.
Three-year-old Promise, an American Bully, was abducted from outside Omaxe Forest Spa condominium in Sector 93B of Noida.
Published on Dec 22, 2017 09:52 PM IST
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Australian national dies in accident on Yamuna e-way due to low visibility

A bus skidded off the road after hitting a truck and crushed a motorcycle that was driven by the Australian Ridley Mathhew Antony.
The motorcycle that the 22-year-old was riding on.(HT Photo)
The motorcycle that the 22-year-old was riding on.(HT Photo)
Published on Dec 22, 2017 12:15 AM IST
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Noida: Accidents, fatalities at five-year high in district

According to official records, 965 accidents were recorded till November, in which 394 people died and 819 people were seriously injured.
Yamuna Expressway has four black spots.(HT File)
Yamuna Expressway has four black spots.(HT File)
Published on Dec 16, 2017 11:02 PM IST
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Infra push in Noida: Three elevated roads proposed to end traffic congestion

END JAMS: Elevated roads planned on Master Plan-1 Road, Dadri Link Road and Dadri-Surajpur-Chhalera Road to NSEZ which promises to improve connectivity within the city.
An elevated road will be built on the Dadri-Chhalera-Surajpur Road.(HT Photo)
An elevated road will be built on the Dadri-Chhalera-Surajpur Road.(HT Photo)
Published on Dec 13, 2017 02:49 PM IST
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Lost family, but will bring my son back on track: Father of Noida boy who killed mother, sister

The father of the 16-year-old boy who killed his mother and sister in Greater Noida says he will ensure his son becomes stable.
The boy who killed his mother and sister being taken by police personnel for medical tests in Greater Noida. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
The boy who killed his mother and sister being taken by police personnel for medical tests in Greater Noida. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 13, 2017 05:47 PM IST
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Juvenile arrested for G Noida double murder to be counselled today

An official at the observation home said the session will be held on Tuesday by a renowned counsellor, who will make a report on the boy’s social behaviour.
An official at the observation home said the session will be held on Tuesday by a renowned counsellor, who will make a report on the boy’s social behaviour.(Sunil Ghosh/HT File)
An official at the observation home said the session will be held on Tuesday by a renowned counsellor, who will make a report on the boy’s social behaviour.(Sunil Ghosh/HT File)
Published on Dec 11, 2017 11:12 PM IST
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Noida: E-challans issued to 576 drivers caught speeding on elevated road

In November, 576 people were found driving at a speed of over 100 kmph
The overhead corridor was opened to the public in June to reduce vehicular congestion.(Virendra Singh Goasain/HT File Photo)
The overhead corridor was opened to the public in June to reduce vehicular congestion.(Virendra Singh Goasain/HT File Photo)
Updated on Dec 11, 2017 02:54 PM IST
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Noida murders: Minor accused placed in solitary confinement at observation home

The boy said he did it in a fit of rage, without realising the consequences of his action, the official said quoting the boy.
Before entering the Noida observation home, the boy hugged his father and went in without talking to him.(Sunil Ghosh/HT File Photo)
Before entering the Noida observation home, the boy hugged his father and went in without talking to him.(Sunil Ghosh/HT File Photo)
Published on Dec 11, 2017 01:59 PM IST
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Greater Noida boy travelled to 5 states, broke down after killing mother, sister

The 16-year-old teenager hooked to a violent video game killed his mother and sister at their apartment with a cricket bat and then disfigured their faces with a pair of scissors and a pizza cutter, police said.
He travelled in general compartment of trains without tickets and did not sleep anywhere. Investigators said, he was mostly fed by co-passengers and sometime purchased food with the money that he had stolen from his home.
He travelled in general compartment of trains without tickets and did not sleep anywhere. Investigators said, he was mostly fed by co-passengers and sometime purchased food with the money that he had stolen from his home.
Updated on Dec 10, 2017 04:21 PM IST
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Greater Noida twin murder: Teen confesses to killing mother and sister, was upset after being scolded

The boy was often scolded by his parents and had a fierce rivalry with his sister, police quoted him as saying.
The cricket bat was allegedly used to kill the mother and sister in Greater Noida.(Sunil Ghosh/HT)
The cricket bat was allegedly used to kill the mother and sister in Greater Noida.(Sunil Ghosh/HT)
Updated on Dec 10, 2017 10:44 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Noida | By Sohil Sehran, Noida

Teenager who killed mother, sister in Greater Noida found in Varanasi

Senior superintendent of police, Gautam Budh Nagar, Love Kumar, said, “The boy has been traced from Varanasi in the evening. Our team is bringing him here.”
Greater Noida, India - December 06, 2017: The bat was allegedly used in crime to hit the woman and daughter in the head, in Greater Noida, India, on Wednesday, December 06, 2017. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)
Greater Noida, India - December 06, 2017: The bat was allegedly used in crime to hit the woman and daughter in the head, in Greater Noida, India, on Wednesday, December 06, 2017. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)
Updated on Dec 09, 2017 09:29 AM IST
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16-yr-old Noida boy who allegedly murdered mom, sister was addicted to violent game: Cops

Greater Noida police says the boy was a compulsive gamer who might have been influenced by High School Gangster Escape, a game he used to play on his mobile phone.
The police said that his father, a businessman, told them that his son spent most of his time playing the game.(Google Play)
The police said that his father, a businessman, told them that his son spent most of his time playing the game.(Google Play)
Updated on Dec 09, 2017 12:03 AM IST
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Noida: Canter torched, vehicles damaged in protest against speeding trucker who ran over duo on bike

The circle officer said that after receiving information about the incident, a police team immediately rushed to the spot and prevented the gathering of around 150 people from damaging vehicles.
Irate residents blocked traffic for over an hour on the Pushta Road on Wednesday morning and set a canter ablaze.
Irate residents blocked traffic for over an hour on the Pushta Road on Wednesday morning and set a canter ablaze.
Published on Dec 06, 2017 10:41 PM IST
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Noida double murder: Kin of duo suspect role of outsiders, say boy has been kidnapped

The bodies of the woman, 42, and her 11-year-old daughter were found on a bed inside the apartment around 12am on Wednesday.
The faces were disfigured and the duo was hit on the head with a cricket bat, the police said.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
The faces were disfigured and the duo was hit on the head with a cricket bat, the police said.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Published on Dec 06, 2017 10:29 PM IST
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Noida: Google Maps does not show Udyog Marg as one-way route, confuses motorists

It is also challenging for the police to ascertain whether the driver was using maps or had deliberately attempted to drive on the wrong side.
Officials said that besides traffic violations, those using the software for navigation also cause jams on the road.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Officials said that besides traffic violations, those using the software for navigation also cause jams on the road.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 07, 2017 02:14 PM IST
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Noida police flags off women safety awareness week

The women safety week has been undertaken by the state police to promote use of Uttar Pradesh Women Power Line 1090 and will conclude on December 10.
The programme was inaugurated by inspector general (Meerut) Ram Kumar and it was attended by SSP Love Kumar, SP (rural) Suniti and SP (crime) Preeti Bala, among other police officials.(HT Photo)
The programme was inaugurated by inspector general (Meerut) Ram Kumar and it was attended by SSP Love Kumar, SP (rural) Suniti and SP (crime) Preeti Bala, among other police officials.(HT Photo)
Published on Dec 06, 2017 01:34 PM IST
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Woman, daughter found dead in Greater Noida apartment; son is prime suspect

Police suspect the murder has been committed by the sixteen year old son, who has been spotted leaving the house in the CCTV footage.
The mother-daughter duo were found with a blood-stained cricket bat lying next to them.((Sunil Ghosh/HT))
The mother-daughter duo were found with a blood-stained cricket bat lying next to them.((Sunil Ghosh/HT))
Updated on Dec 09, 2017 09:10 PM IST
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Trader killed, aide critically wounded in Noida robbery

Four armed assailants on motorcycles opened fire on the duo in Sector 71, Noida on Saturday night, police said.
The deceased man Shri Niwas supplied polythene carry bags to vendors in Noida markets.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
The deceased man Shri Niwas supplied polythene carry bags to vendors in Noida markets.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Published on Dec 04, 2017 02:22 PM IST
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The 251 phone: Two arrested for cheating Ringing Bells’ proprietor Mohit Goyal

Two men were arrested on Saturday for allegedly cheating Mohit Goyal, who had offered people an android phone for Rs 251 through his company Ringing Bells in February 2016.
(Left to right) Jeetu and Vikas, who allegedly cheated Mohit Goyal.(HT Photo)
(Left to right) Jeetu and Vikas, who allegedly cheated Mohit Goyal.(HT Photo)
Published on Dec 04, 2017 02:08 PM IST
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Noida: Man held with antique coins believed to be over 2,000 years old

The antiques date back to the Gupta dynasty, pre-Gupta dynasty and the pre-Mughal era.
ASI offcials told the Noida police that many of the coins and utensils were over 2,000 years old and were sourced from Madhya Pradesh.(HT Photo)
ASI offcials told the Noida police that many of the coins and utensils were over 2,000 years old and were sourced from Madhya Pradesh.(HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 01, 2017 12:48 PM IST
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Greater Noida: Grandparents save two minor girls from forced marriage

In the first incident that took place in Jarcha, a 66-year-old man made a call to the police an hour before the baraat (groom’s party) was to arrive from Jhajjar in Haryana.
The senior citizen told the police that his granddaughter is a minor and was being married off forcibly.(Photo for representation purpose only)
The senior citizen told the police that his granddaughter is a minor and was being married off forcibly.(Photo for representation purpose only)
Published on Nov 29, 2017 10:39 PM IST
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One injured in fire at LED lights manufacturing unit in Noida

Two fire tenders along with 15 firefighters were rushed to the spot and they brought the fire under control before it could spread to other buildings.
The fifth floor of the building caught fire and over 30 people were working there at that time.(Sunil Ghosh /HT Photo)
The fifth floor of the building caught fire and over 30 people were working there at that time.(Sunil Ghosh /HT Photo)
Published on Nov 29, 2017 10:33 PM IST
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Domestic help found hanging at Greater Noida high-rise, employers booked for murder

Her employers told the police that she allegedly hanged herself from a fan but the family suspected murder and staged a protest outside the high-rise on Monday.
Locals protest outside the high-rise on Monday.
Locals protest outside the high-rise on Monday.
Updated on Nov 27, 2017 10:38 PM IST
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Noida: 10 arrested for cheating people in the name of GST

For delivering freebies, they would tell people that they have to pay 28% GST (goods and services tax). While the shopped goods were delivered to the customers, the freebies were never sent to them.
Police seized 40 CPUs, 25 desktops, 28 intercoms, one laptop, six UPS and four routers on Wednesday.(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT Photo)
Police seized 40 CPUs, 25 desktops, 28 intercoms, one laptop, six UPS and four routers on Wednesday.(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 23, 2017 02:25 PM IST
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Noida: Goldsmith was shot dead by rival in fit of rage, say cops

The police said the accused, Deepak Verma, after his arrest on Wednesday, told them that he was humiliated by the victim, Sagar Sharma, while they were drinking alcohol together.
Dinesh Verma (in black jacket) was absconding after he allegedly shot dead Sharma near Durga Tent House in Dankaur around 11.30pm on Monday.
Dinesh Verma (in black jacket) was absconding after he allegedly shot dead Sharma near Durga Tent House in Dankaur around 11.30pm on Monday.
Published on Nov 22, 2017 10:42 PM IST
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Greater Noida: 45-year-old dies in hit-and-run incident

The police identified the man as Bhikari Singh and said the incident took place around 9.30pm near Salarpur underpass in Dankaur.
The police said that Singh’s bike was hit by a speeding Maruti Swift Dzire that was coming from the opposite direction.(Representative Photo)
The police said that Singh’s bike was hit by a speeding Maruti Swift Dzire that was coming from the opposite direction.(Representative Photo)
Updated on Nov 20, 2017 01:00 PM IST
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Noida man arrested for daughter’s murder, police suspect honour killing

The police said the incident might be a case of honour killing as the father saw the girl talking over the phone, which probably infuriated him leading to the murder.
Accused Vijendra Singh Chouhan told police that he was upset with the excessive use of mobile phone late in the night by his daughter.
Accused Vijendra Singh Chouhan told police that he was upset with the excessive use of mobile phone late in the night by his daughter.
Updated on Nov 19, 2017 11:46 AM IST
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BSF jawan shot and injured at his home in Greater Noida

They beat up the six men surrounding him and rushed him to a local hospital. He was later shifted to the Kailash Hospital in Noida, where he was being treated for his wounds.
Family members said Gyanendra Singh was home on a 15-day holiday. He was allegedly shot by his neighbour.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Family members said Gyanendra Singh was home on a 15-day holiday. He was allegedly shot by his neighbour.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Published on Nov 09, 2017 11:20 PM IST
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