RPF constable

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Mumbai Court Extends Police Remand Of RPF In Shooting Incident

Mumbai Court on August 11, extended the police remand of Railway Protection Force (RPF) constable Chetan Singh till August 7 for allegedly shooting dead his colleague and three other passengers in train on July 31. The Government Railway Police (GRP) added Indian Penal Code (IPC) section 153-A, for promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion in the case against the accused. The hearing is on August 11.

Mon, 07 Aug 2023 - 04:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: RPF Constable, Train Incident, shoot, Mumbai Court, Legal News

Courtesy: News 18

Gautam Navlakha

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Journalist Gautam Navlakha Denied Bail In Bhima Koregaon Case

A special Mumbai court has rejected the bail application of activist and journalist Gautam Navlakha, an accused in the Bhima Koregaon case. Notably, on September 5, the court reviewed the plea, which was filed for the first time since Navlakha's arrest in April 2020. Navlakha’s application mentioned him as a peace activist, exactly opposite of Maoists. With the rejected bail plea, Navlakha will remain in police custody

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 05:35 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Gautam Navlakha, Activist, Bhima Koregaon Case, Mumbai Court, Bail Rejected

Kangana Ranaut, Rangoli Chandel, Javed Akhtar

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Kangana Ranaut Asks Mumbai Court To Record Sister's Statement In Javed Akhtar Defamation Lawsuit

Kangana Ranaut asked Mumbai court to record her sister Rangoli Chandel's statement in the defamation case brought by Javed Akhtar. The case has been scheduled for hearing on August 11. Akhtar filed a lawsuit in November 2020, alleging that Ranaut made defamatory comments against him in a television interview, which harmed his reputation. Ranaut has filed a… read-more

Sat, 30 Jul 2022 - 03:58 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Javed Akhtar, Kangana Ranaut, Defamation Case, Mumbai Court, Rangoli Chandel

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Mumbai Court Judgement

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Mumbai Special Court Announces 10 Year Imprisonment In Minor Rape Case

A special court in Mumbai sentenced 10 years of rigorous imprisonment to Sajad Aslam Kankali (26) for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a seven-year-old minor girl. On July 12, special judge VV Virkar convicted the accused Sajad Aslam under the relevant sections of IPC and POCSO Act. Besides imprisonment, a fine of Rs 13,000 was also imposed on him. The incident happened in 2015, and was under trial these years.

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 06:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Prosecuted, Rape Convict, Thane, Mumbai Court, Verdict

Nawab Malik, Anil Deshmukh

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Mumbai Court Rejects Bail Plea Of Nawab Malik, Anil Deshmukh

The Mumbai Court rejected the bail plea of Nawab Malik and Anil Deshmukh, both NCP leaders, on June 9. Notably, Malik and Deshmukh filed a petition seeking bail for one-day, in order to vote in the Rajya Sabha. The lawyers of the leaders demanded a copy of the orders, to approach the Bombay High Court. Moreover, Malik and Deshmukh are registered with the Enforcement Directorate in the money-laundering cases.

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 06:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nawab Malik, Anil Deshmukh, Mumbai Court, Bail Petition, ED

Courtesy: ANI

Mumbai MLA couple

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Maharashtra MLA Couple Arrested Over Hanuman Chalisa Row Gets Bail

The "Hanuman Chalisa" Row MLA couple Navneet Rana and Ravi Rana has been granted bail, on May 4. The Mumbai Court granted them bail on certain conditions that include that the couple will not address the media in the matter and will be available for investigation 24X7. Notably, the couple has been arrested on April 23, for chanting religious-hymn to disturb the law & maintenance and were in judicial custody.

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 02:34 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: MLA Couple, Maharashtra , Mumbai Court, Bail, Hanuman Chalisa Row

Advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte

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Advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte Remanded In 14-Day Judicial Custody

A Mumbai court announced 14-days of judicial custody of advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte, on April 20. The remand custody was in the view of the recent Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) workers' protest outside the NCP Chief Sharad Pawar's house. On April 8, he was arrested in regard to the protest. Reportedly, he will be in the judicial custody till May, for further investigation.

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 06:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte, Mumbai Court, MSRTC Protest, Judicial Custody, Mumbau

Gunaratna Sadavarte

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Advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte Remanded In Judicial Custody Till April 18: Mumbai

A Mumbai court remanded lawyer Gunaratna Sadavarte into judicial custody till April 18. The judgment was made in connection with the case in which Sadavarte allegedly used objectionable language during agitations for the Maratha reservation in 2020. Notably, Sadavarte was brought to Satara and was arrested on April 14. Later on April 15, he was produced before a court, which remanded him to police custody till April 18.

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 09:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mumbai Court, Advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte, Agitation, Mumbai Police, Maratha Reservaion


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Advocate Sadavarte Sent For Judicial Custody Amid MSRTC Protest In Mumbai

The Mumbai court sent advocate Gunaratna Sadavarte for two-days of police custody in connection with the ongoing MSRTC worker's protest outside NCP President Sharad Pawar's house. The protestors are demanding government employee status and a merger of MSRTC with the Government. Besides Sadavarte, 109 other workers were also sent to judicial custody.  The protest outside Sharad Pawar's residence started on April 8, which was condemned by… read-more

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 06:50 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: MSRTC Protest, Sharad Pawar, Mumbai CM, Judicial Custody, Mumbai Court

Leander Paes and Rhea Pillai

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Court Asks Leander Paes To Pay Monthly Rent, Maintenance To Ex-Partner Rhea Pillai

A Mumbai court passed an order in the domestic violence case filed by model-actor Rhea Pillai, against her former partner and tennis player Leander Paes. In addition, the court directed Paes to pay a monthly rent of Rs 50,000 and monthly maintenance of Rs 1 lakh to Pillai if the latter chooses to leave their residence. Notably, Pillai had approached the court in 2014 alleging domestic violence against Paes.

Fri, 25 Feb 2022 - 04:14 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: sports, Leander Paes, Rhea pillai, domestic violence case, Mumbai Court

Courtesy: India Today