Shivnath Express Derails In Chhattisgarh’s Dongargarh; No Casualties & Injuries Reported
Two bogies of Shivnath Express train derailed at Chhattisgarh’s Dongargarh, on August 23. The train was on its way to Maharashtra’s Nagpur, and no casualties have been reported in the incident. Also, since the train was moving at a slow pace, no passengers were injured in the incident. Reportedly, the incident occurred at around 3:42 am, and by 5:45 am the train started to proceed with its journey.
Tags: Shivnath Express, Chhattisgarh, Dongargarh, Nagpur, train derailed
9 Persons Arrested For Alleged Gang-Rape Of 11-Year-Old In Nagpur: Maharashtra
In Maharashtra's Nagpur, police arrested nine persons on July 30, for alleged involvement in the gang-rape of a minor. The prime accused in the case, is also an accused in a murder case. According to Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Puja Gaikwad, while investigating a murder case, police officers "stumbled upon information that their prime suspect is an alleged rapist too". Further details on the matter is awaited.
Tags: Gang-Rape, murder, Nagpur, Maharashtra , Minor Rape
Maharashtra Cabinet Expansion Soon, Says Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis
Manharashtra Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis announced state cabinet expansion soon. On July 5, Fadnavis addressed the media at the Nagpur airport and said, "The cabinet expansion will be done soon," Notably, on July 4, Eknath Shinde-BJP formed won the trust vote, and officially too over the Maharashtra Government from Uddhav Thackeray. Meanwhile, on this victory, BJP workers with leaders embarked on a 'jallosh yatra' (victory celebration) in… read-more
Tags: deputy cm, Maharashtra , Devendra Fadnavis, Nagpur, Eknath Shinde
Naxals Kill 37-Year-Old Maharashtra Man, Police Launches Investigation
In Maharashtra, Nagpur, the murder of Lucky Kumar Oksa, a 37-year-old man was reported by police, on June 23. As per sources, Naxals allegedly picked up the victim from his house in Malampodur village and murdered him. Lucky's body was found in the village on the morning of June 23. Furthermore, the police registered a case and launched an investigation, to identify the murderers and the reason behind it.
Tags: Maharashtra(95), naxals, murder, Nagpur, Police
4 Children Gets HIV Positive After Blood Transfusion, 1 Dies: Nagpur
In Maharashtra's Nagpur region, four children were infected with HIV positive, of which one died. Notably, the kids undergoing treatment for Thalassemia got HIV infection, due to blood transfusion, after the blood-bank provided contaminated blood. RK Dhakate, the Assistant Deputy Director of the Health Department assured investigation and strict action against the culprit. Furthermore, Food and Drugs Department also launched a preliminary… read-more
Tags: children, HIV Positive, hospital, Blood Transfusion, Nagpur
Massive Fire Breaks Out In Nagpur, Police Launches Investigation
In Maharashtra's Nagpur region, a major fire broke out in a residential area on May 9, causing damage to over 100 hutments. Erupted in Mahakali Nagar of the Beltarodi area, the fire, disturbed laborers who lives in the area. As of now, no casualties have been reported, but a minor girl is said to be missing, said police. A case has been registered and an investigation has been launched.
Tags: Maharashtra, Nagpur, Fire, Minor Girl Missing, Police
President Kovind Arrives At Maharashtra, Nagpur, Will Inaugurate IIM Campus
President of India Ram Nath Kovind is on a one-day visit to Maharashtra, on May 8. He arrived in Nagpur, Maharashtra in order to inaugurate the permanent campus of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM). Notably, the institute was established in 2015, has now a permanent campus in Nagpur. Furthermore, Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and Union Minister Nitin Gadkari received President Kovind at the Nagpur airport.
Tags: Nagpur, Maharashtra(175), IIM, President Ram Nath Kovind, Maharashtra Govt
In Bus Fire Accident, 35 Passengers Had Narrow Escape: Nagpur
In a tragic incident, approximately 35passengers traveling in a bus had a narrow escape after the vehicle caught fire in Maharashtra's Nagpur. On May 5, near the Reserve Bank square, the city civic bus running between, Mor Bhawan to Khaparkheda area, caught fire, starting from the engine side. The Nagpur Municipal Corporation's chief fire officer Rajendra Uchake said, fire tenders are dousing the fire and confirmed no casualties.
Tags: bus accident, Fire, Nagpur, Maharashtra(95), Fire Tenders
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
At Least 25 Died Due To Heatstroke In Maharashtra This Year: Health Dept
At least 25 people have died due to heatstroke in Maharashtra, which is the highest in six years, revealed data from Health department. Nagpur has reported 11 deaths due to heatwave, which is the highest in the state. Meanwhile, Aurangabad has reported five deaths and Nashik has reported four. Notably, 19 people had died due to heatstroke, in the year 2016, reported ANI.
Tags: Heatstroke, summer, Mumbai, Nagpur, Maharashtra
2 Arrested For Transporting 196 Kg Marijuana From Hyderabad To Gwalior In SUV
The Nagpur police's Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) has arrested two drug peddlers with 196 Kg of marijuana worth Rs 29.48 lakh, in Kalamna area of Nagpur, on April 23. The accused identified as Ashok Singh Sundaram (27) and Manish Omprakash (30), were transporting the drugs from Hyderabad to Gwalior in an SUV. After the car was intercepted, the drugs were seized, and a case has been registered against the accused.
Tags: Nagpur, Marijuana, drug peddlers, Hyderabad, Gwalior
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India