UP Police Registers Case Against Gangster Asad's Encounter
The recent killing of gangster Asad, the son of Atiq Ahmad has triggered a political controversy. On April 13, the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) encountered Asad and another accused in Umesh Pal Murder Case. The opposition said, the intent of the encounter was to kill as the two received more than forty gunshots. A case has been registered against the task force for encounter and investigation launched.
Tags: Gangster Asad, Encounter, UP Police, Special Task Force, Political Controversy
Additional Private Secratary Gaurav Chauhan Arrested In UKSSSC Paper Leak Case: Uttarakhand
Probing into the Uttarakhand Subordinate Services Selection Commission paper leak case, Superintendent of Police of Special Task Force Ajay Singh, informed about the latest arrest of Gaurav Chauhan, Additional Private Secratary working in public works and forest department of the state. Around 15 arrests have been made so far, in a case pertaining to a question paper leak. The exam was conducted on December 4 and 5 for 854 posts.
Tags: Special Task Force, Uttarakhand, uksssc, Paper Leak Case, Gaurav Chauhan
STF Seizes Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1.20 Crore, Arrests 4: Odisha
In Odisha, the Special Task Force seized brown worth Rs 1.20 crores, confirmed police on June 26. They also arrested four accused, identified as Rakesh Kumar Barik, Biranchinarayan Sahoo, Jagabandhu Biswal and Santosh Routray. The STF also registered a case against the accused under the NDPS Act 1985, and launched an investigation. Notably, this is the second seizure of brown sugar, as, on June 25, the police seized worth crores.
Tags: brown sugar, Crores, Special Task Force, NDPS Act, Odisha
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
6 Held For Boards Paper Leak In Ghazipur: Uttar Pradesh
The Special Task Force (STF) of Uttar Pradesh has held six people for helping students cheat in Class 10 and 12 Board examinations in Ghaziabad district. In addition, The principal, teacher, and other staff members were demanding bribes of Rs 25,000 from students appearing for the examinations. Notably, the police have registered a case under the relevant section and the accused were taken into police custody for questioning.
Tags: UP Board paper, leak, arrest, PRINCIPAL, Special Task Force
Courtesy: India Today
Police Special Team Busts Rs 40 Lakh Worth Drug Racket In Telangana
The Rachakonda Police Operations Special Team seized 320 kg of marijuana worth Rs 40 lakh from an alleged peddler, M. Raj Kumar, in Telangana's Saroornagar district. According to the police, the drug was being smuggled and transported from Andhra Pradesh to Karnataka through Hyderabad. The 28-year-old accused aimed to transport 152 sachets concealed under empty fruit trays. Besides, each kilogram was reported to be sold at Rs 10,000.
Tags: Hyderabad, Drugs, Marijuana, Special Task Force
Courtesy: Telangana Today
Top Indian-American CEOs Join Global Task Force To Help India
Globally-known Indian-American CEOs, including Sundar Pichai of Google, Punit Renjen of Deloitte, and Adobe's Shantanu Narayen, on May 6 joined the Global Task Force on Pandemic Response. The task force is a corporate sector's initiative backed by the US Chamber of Commerce to provide immediate help to COVID-ravaged India. As of now, over 45 companies have contributed to the task force that is working towards strengthening India's healthcare… read-more
Tags: Sundar Pichai, Google, Coronavirus Relief Fund, Special Task Force
Courtesy: Times Now News
West Bengal Police Arrests Man With 5 Kg Heroin Worth Rs 25 Crore
Kolkata Police's Special Task Force (STF) recovered over five kilograms of heroin worth Rs 25.09 crore from Purba Bardhaman district’s Rasulpur Bazar on March 1. Following a tip-off, the STF arrested one peddler recovering the narcotic drug from his vehicle. Moreover, the peddler is now being interrogated by the Kolkata police of any links with recently arrested BJP leaders, including Pamela Goswami who was found with 90 gm cocaine.
Tags: Kolkata, Special Task Force, Purba Bardhaman, BJP, Pamela Goswami, Heroin, cocaine
Indore: STF Arrests 4 UP-Based 'Uranium' Sellers
Indore's Special Task Force on February 23 arrested four men possessing 2gm radioactive Uranium powder, which they claimed was for sale. All four men belonging to Kanpur's Kalyanpura were nabbed after input about their location from an STF informer. Reportedly, the offenders were carrying the element in glass bottles and a plastic packet. Meanwhile, the uranium sample that claimed to have Rs 5 crore worth by offenders, is currently under lab-… read-more
Tags: indore, UP, Special Task Force, Uranium, Radioactive
Courtesy: The Times of India
Chhattisgarh: Police and Security Forces Kill Female Naxalite
The Chhattisgarh Police and security forces killed a female Naxalite in a joint operation between the Duled and Minpa jungles of Sukma district, on October 28. Reportedly, the mission was carried out by the District Reserve Guard (DRG), Special Task Force (STF), Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA), and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). In the mission, the team seized a .303 rifle, huge amount of explosive material and camping… read-more
Tags: Naxal, Chhattisgarh, Police, Special Task Force
Courtesy: ANI News