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Kerala Education Minister Says State Govt Is Ready To Provide Education To Student Slapped By Classmates

Kerala Education Minister V Sivankutty has said the state government is ready to adopt and provide education for the Class II student who was slapped by his classmates at Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh. He said, if his parents agreed, they would provide education. On August 28, Sivankutty wrote a letter to Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath seeking stern action against those responsible for promoting such actions within an educational… read-more

Tue, 29 Aug 2023 - 09:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Education Minister, Kerala Government, Muzaffarnagar, Viral video

Courtesy: The Times of India

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Alt News Co-founder Mohammad Zubair Charged For Revealing Identity Of Viral School Slap Video

UP Police registered an FIR against Alt News Cofounder and Fact Checker Mohammad Zubair. As per the registered case, on August 28, Zubair was charged for disclosing the identity of the minor who was slapped in the Muzaffarnagar school on video that went viral on social media. The FIR names Mohammad Zubair as the accused for revealing the identity of the minor in the sensitive case.

Mon, 28 Aug 2023 - 01:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mohammad Zubair, Alt News Co founder, Viral video, Muzaffarnagar, UP School


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Truck Rams Into Motorcycle, Kills 4 & Leaves 2 Injured In UP

In Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar, a tragic accident killed four people; Vipin Kumar (30), his wife Meenu (28), Sachin (22) and Nitin Kumar (23), and left two with severe injuries. On June 8, a speeding truck rammed into the motorcycles of the six people, while they were near the Panipat-Khatima highway in Jagahedi village. The SHO Mukesh Kumar Solanki registered a case against the truck driver, who abandoned his truck and fled.

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 04:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: accident, Uttar Pradesh, truck, Motorcycle, Muzaffarnagar


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UP Couple Murdered Amid Old Rivalry, Police Launches Investigation

In Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar region, Harpal Saini (50) and his wife Koshal (48) were allegedly murdered, confirmed by police on April 27. As per PTI, three unidentified people allegedly stabbed the couple to death when they were on their way to  Khalwada village. Senior SSP Abhishek Yadav suspected it to be an old rivalry, as Harpal was accused of murder and receiving death threats. Furthermore, police launched an investigation… read-more

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:34 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: murder, Uttar Pradesh, Muzaffarnagar, Stabbed To Death, FIR

Crime Scene

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Life Imprisonment Awarded To Accused In Dalit Factory Worker Murder Case: UP

A special court in Muzaffarnagar trying the murder case of a Dalit worker, sentenced the accused to a lifetime of imprisonment, on April 15. The accused Popin Kumar, allegedly murdered his factory worker Sonu, for allegedly having an affair with his sister. Reportedly, Sonu's body was found in Ghasipura village. Furthermore, a fine of Rs 20,000 was also imposed on Kumar by Special Judge Jamshed Ali.

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 03:40 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Dalit, Dalit Factory Worker, SC/ST Act, Muzaffarnagar, life imprisonment

Rape victim

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Woman Brutally Gang-Raped In Muzaffarnagar, 10 Arrested

In Muzaffarnagar (UP), a woman was allegedly raped in front of her husband by ten people. The couple were returning home, when the accused abducted them, tied husband to a tree and raped the wife. Survivor's family registered a case, following which police arrested all the accused including two minors. Furthermore, woman has been sent for medical examination, and will be produced before magistrate to record her statement soon.

Fri, 25 Mar 2022 - 02:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: gang rape, Muzaffarnagar, UP, IPC, Police

A girl being assaulted

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2 Men Rape Minor & Upload Footage On Internet: UP

In a shocking incident, two men, Shubham and Ashish reportedly gang-raped a 17-year-old girl on the pretext of offering her fruit at a garden of guava trees in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar, said police on September 20. Reportedly, both the accused did the crime on September 19 and also recorded the video of the incident to share on social media. However, the police are yet to nab both the accused.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 01:18 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Minor girl, Gang-Rape, Muzaffarnagar, Social Media

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Representational photo: A panchayat in Muzaffarnagar

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UP Khap Panchayat Dictates Women To Not Wear Jeans, Men To Avoid Shorts

In a peculiar instance, a Khap panchayat in Pipalshah village of UP's Muzaffarnagar has banned jeans and shorts for women and men respectively as they represent western culture. The panchayat, predominant by Rajput community, also warned of social boycott if one is found violating the diktat. Community leader Thakur Puran Singh said, "We should wear our traditional clothes such as sarees, ghagra and salwar kameez". Moreover, the panchayat… read-more

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 11:20 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: UP, Muzaffarnagar, Pipalshah Village, Jeans Ban, Thakur Puran Singh

Courtesy: East Mojo

Farmers protesting against farm laws.

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Support Our Cause Or Face Social Boycott: Farmers Tell BJP Leaders In Agra

BJP MPs and MLAs from UP's Agra district have been asked either to support farmers' protest or face "social boycott". Moreover, a Bharatiya Kisan Union member stated similar campaigns against all BJP leaders will be started by farmers' group in every district. Terming the situation troublesome, a BJP MLA from Muzaffarnagar said, "If we do not support the farmers, we cannot win 2022 elections. However, we also cannot defy the party line on… read-more

Fri, 05 Feb 2021 - 01:02 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: BJP, Bharatiya Kisan Union, UP, Agra, Muzaffarnagar

Courtesy: Times Now

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Muzaffarnagar Police Exonerates Brothers Charged Against Love Jihad

Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar police have withdrawn charges against two brothers - Nadeem and Salman - who were previously charged under contentious 'Love Jihad' law. The brothers were accused of unlawfully forcing a woman to change her religion, following which an FIR was filed against them in Mansurpur police station. However, SHO Dharmendra Pal has informed the police have given the duo a clean chit due to the absence of evidence.

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 06:30 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Love Jihad, Anti-conversion Law, UP Police, Muzaffarnagar

Courtesy: News 18