In another incident of targetted attack, a Kashmiri Pandit was shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian area said reports. The victim was identified as Puran Krishan Bhat, son of Tarak Nath Bhat and was a resident of Choudry Gund in the town. Notably, on October 15, Puran Krishan Bhat succumbed to injuries, confirmed sources. Furthermore, the officials said that the area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.
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Raju Srivastava (58), the boy who gained fame from winning the title of "India's Great Laughter Challenge" in 2005 and worked in the film industry since the 1980s, is receiving condolences from fans, celebrities and politicians. On September 21, PM Narendra Modi expressed grief over the demise of Raju Srivastava and said, "Raju Srivastava brightened our lives… read-more
In Ghazipur region of UP, three people identified as Achhelal Yadav (45), Vinod Singh Yadav(40) and Diwakar Singh Yadav (37) died after being run over by a speeding car, confirmed police on September 8. The victims were out on a morning walk when a speeding car hit them near Rasoolpur Belva village. They were rushed to a nearby hospitals and declared dead. Furthermore, police registered a case and launched investigation.
The Uttarakhand Disaster Management authority confirmed a trekker's death, and five were stranded, including three porters in the Chitkul region, on September 4. The six people went for a trek from Khimloga Pass, when they went missing, following which the disaster management ordered a rescue operation. Notably, three porters, two trekkers are stuck and are likely to be rescued by the concerned official soon.
Trinamool Congress leader Ram Pyare Ram's son Ram Kinkar Ram (38) was killed in a road accident in the city's Kidderpore area, confirmed police on August 28. The incident took place around 8:40 pm after a truck coming from the opposite direction fell sideways on the sedan of Ram while travelling through Babubazar. The police have registered a case and formed teams to nab truck's driver and helper, currently absconding.
In Tihar Jail, Samir Khan, a 20-year-old inmate died following a scuffle with another prisoner inside a barrack, confirmed officials on August 24. Khan was in jail number 5, convicted in a robbery case, and received a head injury after being involved in a physical fight with another inmate. He was rushed to Din Dayal Upadhyay hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead. The police registered a case for investigation.
In Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada region, a massive blast was reported in a sugar factory, on the afternoon of August 19. In the explosion, two labourers died, and as many as nine were injured, and are being treated at the Kakinada Government Hospital. The reason behind the explosion is said to be due to the conveyor belt. Meanwhile, after the unfortunate explosion, many workers agitated and demanded justice for… read-more
In Uttar Pradesh, two people died of electrocution in separate incidents, confirmed the police on July 27. As per PTI, a 19-year-old Muskan accidentally came in contact with a live wire while planting paddy in a field. In another incident at Tamarsepur village, Ram Anuj Tiwari (60) was electrocuted while he was working in a field due to electric fences. Furthermore, their bodies have been sent for post-mortem,
Famous Sahitya Akademi Award-winning litterateur Atulananda Goswami (87) passed away, on July 27. Known for his novels and short stories, died at a hospital in Guwahati, confirmed his family members. Furthermore, Goswami was in the ICU for the past 10 days and took his last breath. Moreover, the last rights of Atulananda Goswami were performed by his son at the Navagraha crematorium in Guwahati, Assam.
In Karnataka's Koppal, five family members, including four women were killed while four others were left injured when the car they were travelling in collided with a truck. The victims including one Devappa Koppad(62) were from Binyal village in Kukanur taluk and were returning home from a birthday party of their relative's granddaughter. The injured are treated at a nearby hospital, whereas the deceased bodies were shifted to the morgue.… read-more