Representational photo: Mob Lynching.

Photo: India Times

Punjab: Mob Beats Cops For Catching Rape Accused Fellow Villager

A team of six policemen, in Tur village of Punjab's Tarn Taran district, was attacked on April 1 by a mob attempting to free their rape accused kin. A viral video of the incident showed the policemen were being attacked and a woman was lying on road to obstruct the police vehicles. Reportedly, the officers had conducted a raid after getting a tip-off about a 2017-crime accused Bhupinder Singh hiding at his relative's place.

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 01:05 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Punjab, Tarn Taran, Tur Village, Police, rape accused, Bhupinder Singh

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Representational photo: A dead body.

Photo: Gulf News

Punjab Police Busts Man For Killing Wife; Later Files Missing Complaint

Punjab police on March 26 arrested a Tarn Taran-based man Jaswinder Singh for killing his wife Manpreet Kaur and filing a missing complaint. Suspicioning extra-marital affair, Jaswinder strangulated and set ablaze his wife with the help of his mother’s assistance and later dumped her partially burnt body in Beas River. Booking the mother-son duo under murder charges, the Vaironwal SHO Balwinder Singh informed that divers had been searching… read-more

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 04:33 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Tarn Taran, Extra-marital affair, murder, Beas River

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Fake arms license

Photo: DNA India

22,500 Arms Licences Under Punjab Police Scanner

Months after busting an employee of Deputy Commissioner's office for making over 200 fake arms licenses, Punjab's Tarn Taran police have started verifying details of over 22,500 licences. Suspecting over 700 licences, the authorities have deployed gazetted officers to check the record of 17 gun houses and each licence issued. While numerous similar cases are busted since 2016, the police called for verification drive terming it a matter of '… read-more

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 - 05:37 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Punjab Police, Fake license, Arms License, Tarn Taran, Crime, Verification

Courtesy: Tribune India