BJP leader Gurtaj Bhullar With Wife Gurpreet Kaur

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BJP Leader's Wife Killed During Gunfight With Mining Mafia: Uttarakhand

In Uttarakhand, five UP police personnel and a woman were killed while chasing a mining mafia. The tragic incident occurred in an exchange of fire between cops and mafia, on October 12. Moreover, one of the killed in the encounter was BJP leader Gurtaj Bhullar's wife Gurpeet Kaur, following which villagers protested and hostage the police officials. Moreover, a case has also been registered.

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 03:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mining Mafia, BJP Leader, Wife killed, UP Police, Gunfight

Courtesy: NDTV

Fake Cop

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23-Year-Old Fake Cop Evading Toll Plaza Money Arrested

In a bizarre incident, a 23-year-old man was arrested by Firozabad police for impersonating a cop and extorting money from vehicle drivers. On October 3, the Uttar Pradesh police said, Mukesh Yadav (23) used to evade toll tax off from Yamuna Expressway near Agra. He was caught after police found his age and physical appearance questionable for the position and investigated to find Yadav, a fraud, evading toll plaza money.

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 09:03 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: UP Police, Toll Plaza, Tax Evasion, arrested, fake cop

Lakhimpur Dalit Girl Incident

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Dalit Minor Girls Murder Case: Postmortem Reports Confirm Rape & Strangulation

In Lakhimpur Dalit minor girls death case, a new development was reported after postmortem confirmed rape and strangulations. On September 15 evening, the postmortem reports arrived, which confirmed rape of the two SC girls, whose bodies were found hanging from tree in the village of Uttar Pradesh. Meanwhile, the police also confirmed to arrest all the six accused in the incident and launch an investigation into the matter.

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 06:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: rape, Postmortem Report, Dalit Girls, Lakhimpur case, UP Police

UP Police

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Bodies Of 2 Minor Girls Found Hanging In Lakhimpur Kheri

In a Lakhimpur Kheri village, Uttar Pradesh, the bodies of two minor girls, belonging to the scheduled caste community, was found hanging on a tree. The villagers and family protested demanding justice for the girls, who were allegedly raped and murdered by three men. The police registered a case and took four accused into custody and launched an investigation. Further details are awaited and will be revealed after the postmortem.

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 09:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Lakhimpur Kheri, Minor girls, Accused Arrested, UP Police, Villagers Protest

Courtesy: ANI

Born Baby

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Uttar Pradesh: 8 Months Baby Dies Due To Phone Battery Explosion

In Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly, an eight-month-old baby reportedly died after the battery of a cellphone kept near her exploded.  The police confirmed the incident on September 14, saying the keypad phone was kept on charging and already had a swollen battery when it exploded next to the baby. The police condemned the incident and blamed parents' negligence, which caused the unfortunate demise of the baby.

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 09:04 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Phone battery explosion, Baby, Death, UP Police, Technology

Accident

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College Bus Rammed Into Truck, 16 Students Injured: Uttar Pradesh

In an accident, 16 students were injured when a school bus overturned after colliding with a truck in Mahoba, Uttar Pradesh, confirmed police on September 14. Notably, Circle Officer (CO) Ram Pravesh Rai said the accident took place on Paswara-Ratauli road in morning hours, when a speeding truck rammed into a bus belonging to Sai Inter College. Three students have been referred to Jhansi Medical College and are critical.

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 07:34 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: accident, Uttar Pradesh, Bus Collided, UP Police, 16 Injured

Siddique Kappan

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Apex Court Grants Bail To Journalist Siddique Kappan

The Supreme Court granted bail to journalist Siddique Kappan, on September 9. The journalist who was jailed for over two years under the UAPA by UP Police, will finally be out of jail after three days of trial. Furthermore, CJI UU Lalit led Apex Court bench granted bail on conditions like, Kappan cannot leave India and need to appear before local police, and stay away from political activities.

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 04:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: UAPA Act, Siddique Kappan, journalist, Bail Granted, UP Police

Mohammed Zubair

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SC Orders Release Of Mohammed Zubair In UP FIRs, Transfers Case To Delhi

The Supreme Court granted release for fact-checker Mohammed Zubair, in 2018 controversial tweet case. On July 20, the Apex Court ordered the release of AltNews founder in all the FIRs registered in UP.  The bench also directed for the transfer of the cases to the Delhi police, from the UP police. Justice DY Chandrachud also said, Zubair should be released from Tihar Jail, before 6pm today.

Wed, 20 Jul 2022 - 03:35 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: UP Police, mohammed zubair, FIRs, Delhi Police, Supreme Court

Courtesy: Live Law

Accident

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Tragic Accident Kills 1, Leaves 18 Injured After Bus Overturned: Uttar Pradesh

In Uttar Pradesh's Etah region, a passenger named Jaswant (45) was killed and 18 people, including five women, were left severely injured, after a bus overturned here after its driver lost control. On July 19, the police confirmed the details saying, the accident took place in Harchandpur village under the Malavan police station, and was plying from Kanpur to Meerut. Furthermore, the injured have been shifted to hospital for treatment.

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 01:58 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, bus accident, KILLED, Injured, UP Police

Mohammed Zubair

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SC Directs UP Police Not To Take Action Against Zubair Until July 20

Supreme Court (SC) reviewed an urgent petition filed by Alt News Co-founder Mohammed Zubair, on July 18. Justice DY Chandrachud and BY Banopanna directed the Uttar Pradesh police not to take precipitative action against Zubair, in 2018 controversial tweet case, until July 20.  The Apex Court bench listed the matter for next hearing on July 20. Notably, Mohammed filed a plea, seeking quashing of six FIRs, filed against him in UP. 

Mon, 18 Jul 2022 - 04:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Supreme Court, mohammed zubair, Breaking News, Legal, UP Police

Courtesy: Live Law