Man Vandalises Hanuman Idol In Ranchi; Arrested
A man in Ranchi has been arrested for allegedly vandalising an idol of Hanuman inside a temple on Ranchi’s main road. The arrest was reportedly made based on CCTV footage and eye witnesses. According to the police, the atmosphere became tense soon after the incident. However, the situation seems to be under control now. Meanwhile, adequate force has been deployed in the area to avoid any untoward incident.
Tags: Ranchi, Hanuman Temple, Idol Vandalism, National, Jharkhand
Ranchi Violence: Chargesheet Filed Against 11 Accused By Jharkhand CID
In the ongoing Ranchi violence case, Chargesheet has been filed against 11 accused by Jharkhand Crime Investigation Department (CID), informed officials on September 10. Reportedly, the incident took place on June 10, and an FIR was filed at the Daily market police station. As per NHRC guidelines, the case was transferred to CID in the last week of June.
Tags: Ranchi, Jharkhand, ranchi violence, Chargesheet, CID
Jharkhand Reports 4 Cases Of Swine Flu; Officials On High Alert
The state of Jharkhand has reported four cases of Swine Flu, informed Jharkhand National Health mission on August 28. The cases have been reported form three districts, which are Bokaro, Ranchi and Giridih. The health department further stated that officials in the state are on high alert, and are ready to take measures to control the spread of Swine Flu. Further details on the matter are awaited.
Female Cop Mailed To Death By Vehicle In Jharkhand's Ranchi
Sandhya Topno, a female Sub-Inspector of police in Jharkhand's Ranchi, was allegedly mauled to death during a vehicle check. According to Ranchi's Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kaushal Kishore, Topno after recieving information of a vehicle transporting cattles, tried to intercept it. The driver deliberately dashed her, and she was declared dead in the hospital. Reportedly, the vehicle has been seized, and the driver is arrested.
Tags: Jharkhand, Ranchi, SI, Sandhya Topno, Cattle Smuggling
JuJug Jeeyo Faces Legal Copyright Infringement Case For Storyline
Ahead of the release, the "JugJug Jeeyo" team faced a legal copyright infringement case, filed by a Ranchi-based writer Vishal Singh. On June 20, he sued Viacom 18 Studios, Dharma Production, for using plot of his story "Punny Rani". The matter has been listed for review before Judge MC Jha, who will see the film and decide. Meanwhile, for violation of the copyright act, Singh demanded a Rs 1.5 crore.
Tags: Kiara Advani, JugJug Jeeyo, Indian Cinema, Copyright violation, Ranchi
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Man Shot 6 Times During Protests In Ranchi, 2 Bullets Remain Stuck In His Body
Absar, a citizen who was shot during the riots in Ranchi, said he was hit six times and that doctors had extracted four bullets but two remained stuck in his body. He told he was coming from the market and did not engage in protests when he noticed a group of people pelting stones and the police responding by gunfire. Ranchi City was subjected to Section 144 following the incident.
Tags: Ranchi, bullets, section 144, Police, Firing
Courtesy: India Today
Violence Erupts In Ranchi Over Nupur Sharma's Controversial Prophet Mohammad Remarks
In Jharkhand's Ranchi, a violent protest erupted after the "Friday prayers" against the controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad by suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma and expelled leader Naveen Jindal, on June 10. Reportedly, the protestors pelted stones, torched vehicles and vandalised public properties, killing at least two persons. Following the incident, a curfew was imposed in the violence hit areas, and internet was suspended to bring… read-more
Tags: Ranchi, prophet mohammad, Jharkhand, Nupur Sharma, Naveen Jindal
2 Shot Dead During Manda Puja Celebrations In Ranchi: Jharkhand
Suraj Sahu (24) and Abhay Sahu (23) were shot dead in Jharkhand's Ranchi, while an orchestra was underway during Manda Puja, on June 1. The incident occurred at around 3 am, as a result of a quarrel that broke out between two groups. The firing also caused another person to be injured, who is currently undergoing treatment. Reportedly, one accused has been identified and further details are awaited.
Tags: Jharkhand, Ranchi, Manda Puja, Gangster, murder
IndiGo Offers To Buy Wheelchair For Teenager Who Was Denied Access To Board Flight
After a teenager with special needs was barred from boarding a flight in IndiGo airlines, the management expressed their "sincere regrets" and offered to buy the teenager an electric wheelchair, on May 9. The incident reportedly occurred at Ranchi airport on May 7, when the teenager and his family was denied access to board the plane. The airlines claimed that it was for the safety of other passengers.
Tags: IndiGo, Ranchi, Electric Wheelchair, IndiGo Airlines, Jharkhand
ED Interrogated IAS Pooja Singhal's Husband Abhishek Jha: Pulse Hospital, Ranchi
The Enforcement Directorate interrogated Indian Administration Service (IAS) officer Pooja Singhal's husband Abhishek Jha at the ED Zonal office, on May 8. The questions were conducted after an ED raid at Pulse Hospital, Ranchi, Jharkhand. The Hospital owner is a close relative of Pooja Singhal, Secretary, Mines and Geology in Jharkhand. Furthermore, the ED is investigating money laundering and illegal transaction cases at Pulse Hospital… read-more
Tags: Enforcement Directorate, Pulse Hospital Ranchi, IAS Pooja Singhal, Abhishek Jha, Ranchi