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Chandigarh: Schoolteacher gets 4-yr-jail for kidnapping 2 minor students

The case was registered in March 2007 on the complaint of the father of a 15-year-old girl living in Chandigarh. The complainant had told the police that his daughter, then a Class 10 student, had not returned home.

The Chandigarh district court awarded four-year jail to a schoolteacher for kidnapping two of his minor students in 2007. (Shutterstock)
Updated on Jun 04, 2023 04:17 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Public Safety Act slapped on hardcore criminal, jailed

Notorious criminal Mohammad Ashraf Khan was detained under the Public Safety Act and sent to jail in Rajouri district. He had nine criminal cases against him.

He was sent to the Dhangri district jail in Rajouri on the orders of Rajouri deputy magistrate Vikas Kundal.
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 10:42 PM IST
By, Jammu

U.P. govt focuses on prisoners’ skill training to help them after jail term

The Uttar Pradesh government is providing skill training to prisoners in various trades under the Prime Minister's skill development program to help them reintegrate into society. In the last year, 8,160 prisoners received training in about 60 trades, including computer software, carpentry, and beautician work. Training is being imparted in various district jails across the state.

A total of 1,011 prisoners were trained in 18 trades in eight district jails of Agra zone. (HT file)
Updated on May 30, 2023 08:21 PM IST
By, Lucknow

Sanjay Dutt dubbed lines at home for Zanjeer before going to jail the next day

Apoorva Lakhia shared that Sanjay Dutt completed his dubbing work on Zanjeer in 2013, a day before he was scheduled to go back to jail.

Sanjay Dutt in a still from Zanjeer.
Published on May 30, 2023 05:30 PM IST

Court sends youth to 20-year jail for raping minor girl

A youth has been sentenced to 20 years in jail and fined ?40,000 for raping a 15-year-old girl in Kurukshetra under POCSO Act and IPC sections.

Court sends youth to 20-year jail for raping minor girl
Updated on May 09, 2023 12:28 AM IST
By, Ambala
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