Former President Pratibha Patil's Husband Passes Away
Former President Pratibha Patil's husband Devisingh Shekhawat passed away at a hospital in Pune. Devisingh Shekhawat was 89 years old and was undergoing treatment at KEM hospital since a few days. In addition, KEM hospital released a statement that his "health deteriorated as he developed kidney complications and he passed away around 9.30 am on February 24." Many politicians and Congress leaders expressed grief and condolences.
Tags: Pratibha Patil, Indian Politics, Pune, KEM Hospital, Devisingh Shekhawat
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Chandani Chowk Bridge In Pune Demolished To Combat City’s Traffic
Chandani Chowk Bridge, an old bridge on National Highway 4 (Pune-Bangalore Highway), has been demolished using controlled impulsion to help with the city’s traffic woes. The demolition project was started on September 13, and was initially scheduled to be finished within a week. The project got delayed due to bad weather. Several arrangements have been made to alternate the vehicular movement until the debris is successfully removed.
Tags: Maharashtra (95, Pune, Chandani Chowk Bridge, Controlled Impulsion, NH4
First Ever 3D Printed Runway Controller Built In Pune Airforce Station: Maharashtra
In Maharashtra’s Pune, using the 3D printing technology, a 3D printed runway controller hut has been set up at the Airforce station, making it the one of a kind. The structure was reportedly made in 30 days, and includes a 3D printed concrete foundation and wall panels, besides the ground floor roof using precast technology. The hut is crucial for providing vital inputs to the Duty Air Traffic Control Officer.
Tags: 3d printer, Pune, Maharashtra , Air Traffic Controller, Runway Controller
BJP’s Maharashtra Unit Demands Ban On PFI
BJP’s Maharashtra unit has demanded for the ban on Popular Front of India (PFI) for its alleged involvement in anti-national work in the country. Maharashtra’s BJP president Chandrashekhar Bawankule said that he will speak to CM Eknath Shinde and Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis about the same. This has come after slogans like “Pakistan Zindabad” were raised during one of PFI’s protests in Pune.
Tags: Maharashtra , BJP, Eknath Shinde, PFI, Pune
Zomato Delivery Boy Molests 19-Year-Old In Pune: Maharashtra
In Maharashtra’s Pune, a food delivery person allegedly molesting a girl on September 20. The accused, identified as Raees Shaikh went to deliver food to a 19-year-old girl on September 17. He reportedly asked her for water, and when she handed it over to him, he grabbed her and molested her. He reportedly kissed her twice on the cheek. A case under Sections 354 and 354 A has been filed.
Tags: ZOMATO, Food Delivery, Molesting, Harassment, Pune
Woman Forced To Take Bath Naked In Front Of Husband & In Laws As Part Of Black Magic Ritual: Pune
In a bizarre yet shocking incident reported in Pune, a woman was forced to take bath naked as part of a black magic ritual. The ritual was suggested by a local Tantrik Baba, in order for the woman to have a male child. The woman was forced to take bath naked in front of her husband and in-laws. An FIR has been registered against her husband, in-laws and the baba.
Tags: Black Magic, Tantric Baba, Maharashtra , Pune, Naked Bath
Road Accident: Family Of 5 Dead Dead As Car Collides With Truck Coming From Wrong Side
A car collided with a container truck on the Ahmedabad-Pune highway in the wee hours on August 17. The incident left five members of a family dead, who were travelling in a car, which collided with a truck coming from the wrong side. The incident occurred near Ranjangaon Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC), at around 10:30 am.
Tags: accident, Ranjangaon, Pune, car accident, Ahmedabad
32-Year-Old Student Found Dead In Hostel Room: Pune
In Maharashtra's Pune, a 32-year-old student was found hanging from the ceiling in his hostel room, on August 5. The student studied at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune, and was found hanging from his hostel room. According to the police, the case prima facie looks like that of suicide. Further details on the matter is awaited.
Tags: Maharashtra , Pune, FTII, Suicide, Hostel Death
Trainee Woman Pilot's Plane Crashes In Pune's Indapur Taluka
In Pune's Indapur taluka, a trainee aircraft crashed in a farm, confirmed concerned officials. The crash happened around 11.30 am, when Bhavika Rathod (22) a trainee pilot was flying an aircraft and lost control, leading to the crash. Furthermore, the officials confirmed no serious injuries to the pilot or the people in the area. Meanwhile, Bhavika was also shifted to Navjeevan Hospital for minor injuries.
Tags: Pune, aircraft, TRAINEE PILOT, crash, Pune Village
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Pune Sees Increase In Dengue, With 50 Cases Reported In Last 2 Weeks
Pune has seen an upsurge in dengue fever infections in the previous two weeks, with 50 new cases registered. According to sources, the health department of the Pune Municipal Corporation has recorded 200 cases of dengue and 72 cases of chikungunya since January. However, no dengue-related fatalities were recorded. At the same time, the city has documented 11 instances of H1N1 virus (swine flu) infection this year.
Tags: Pune, Dengue, Cases Rise, Chikungunya, fever
Courtesy: India today