Punjab CM Expresses Condolences To Sikh Family Killing In California, Demands Probe
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann expressed grief over the killing of an Indian-origin Sikh family in California and urged the Centre to take up the matter with the US authorities. He also demanded a thorough probe in kidnapping and murder incident, which shook the nation. Notably, bodies of Jasdeep Singh (39), his wife Jasleen Kaur (27), their eight-month-old daughter Aroohi Dheri and Jasdeep's brother Amandeep Singh (39) were found in an orchard.
Tags: Cm bhagwant mann, Punjab, Indian Origin Family, murder, kidnap
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Woman Sentenced To Life Imprisonment For Kidnapping Minor & Demanding Ransom: UP
A court in Uttar Pradesh's Sultanpur has sentenced a woman to life imprisonment for allegedly kidnapping a boy and demanding ransom from his family in 2016. According to Advocate Pawan Kumar Dubey, Brajesh Shukla, wife Shalini Shukla and Sujata Thapa were accused in the case. Thapa being a minor, was dealt with by Juvenile Justice Board. While Brajesh died when the case is under trial, Shalini has been convicted.
Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Sultanpur, kidnap, Ransom, life imprisonment
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
2 Tourists Including Govt Officer Kidnapped From Famous Tourist Spot Ziarat: Pakistan
In Pakistan's Balochistan, two tourists including a government official were kidnapped from the famous tourist spot of Ziarat, on July 13. Reportedly, the he tourists were from Karachi, and visited the town along with their family members. According to The Express Tribune, the kidnappers who were armed men, left their family members. Balochistan CM Mir Quddus Bizenjo has directed authorities to rescue the tourists. Further details are awaited… read-more
Tags: Pakistan, kidnap, Balochistan, Ziarat, Warchom
Restaurant Owner Kidnaps Neighbour To Pay Worker In Gandhinagar
Reeling under financial crisis and unable to pay salaries to his staff, a restaurant owner from Gujarat got his neighbour abducted to clear his dues with the ransom money. In addition, the police arrested Mitul Patel, 35, from Kalol while seven others have fled. Notably, the kidnapping happened on March 30 along with four of his employees who were demanding a pay hike.
Tags: Crime, kidnap, restaurant owner, Gujarat, Staff
Courtesy: India Today
Prisoner Accused Of Kidnapping-Raping Minor Found Hanging In Jail At UP
A prisoner was found hanging in the jail at Uttar Pradesh’s Hamirpur district on July 28. The 22-year-old man was arrested for supposed kidnapping and raping of a 16-year-old girl. The officer who was investigating the rape and kidnap case, along with a sub-inspector and two constables were suspended by Superintendent of Police Kamlesh Kumar Dixit. Besides, the body has been sent for post mortem.
Tags: rape, kidnap, Police, Suicide
Courtesy: The Indian Express