Army Personnel

  • Hyderabad: Army personnel arrested for espionage August 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: A Naik Subedar with Army was on Wednesday arrested by city police on the charge of sharing information about strategic locations of Army bases and deployment of units with a woman, suspected to be a Pakistani national, through the Internet. The accused was identified as Patan Kumar Poddar, Naik...
  • Army personnel's wife found dead in Mathura, probe on May 11, 2014

    The wife of an Army personnelwas found murdered in Mathura Cantonment area, police said on Sunday.The body of Gayatri Devi (50) was found lying in bushesnear Eagle Ground on Saturday evening and police are yet to makea breakthrough in the mysterious murder. "The investigation is on progress and we expect to...
  • Assam: 5 army personnel arrested for molesting a teenaged girl June 15, 2013

    Dibrugarh: Five army personnel have been arrested in Assam for allegedly molesting a teenaged girl in Dibrugarh railway station and remanded to judicial custody. The girl and her brother, hailing from neighbouring Lakhimpur district, arrived at the railway station from Guwahati in Kamakhya Express late on Thursday night and as they...
  • 'Armymen tempted to have extramarital affair if denied leave' June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Denial of leave to Army personnel including officers and soldiers may tempt them to have extramarital affairs and in extreme cases, they may also resort to misbehaviour and flirting, an Army study has said. In its study 'roadmap to promote dignity of women and care for girl child...
  • Jalandhar: Flesh trade racket busted, 6 arrested January 14, 2013

    Jalandhar: Police on Monday claimed to have busted a flesh trade racket with the arrest of six persons, including three Army personnel, from urban state area here. On a tipoff, a special police party raided a MIG flat in urban state area and arrested six persons including three army personnel...
  • TN: Man's tonsure torture leaves wife scarred August 29, 2012

    Thoothukudi: A young woman who was periodically tortured by her suspicious soldierhusband has been lying in a hospital bed in Thoothukudi for nearly a month recovering from wounds inflicted on her. Strangely, police have so far failed to arrest her tormentor husband, who is a Lance Naik in the Indian...
  • J&K: Army personnel killed in intermittent firing June 15, 2012

    Rajouri: One Army jawan was killed and three others injured in intermittent firing reported early morning on Friday in Rajouri district of Kashmir, sources said. The casualty occurred in unprovoked firing that has reportedly been going on for the last three days in Krishna Ghati. Sources added that the firing may have...
  • Indian Army personnel treated well by Pakistan October 25, 2011

    New Delhi: The four Indian army personnel, whose helicopter mistakenly landed in Pakistan-held territory on Sunday, were grilled for about four hours but were treated well. Army sources said on Monday that the Pakistan army personnel questioned the two pilots and two crew members about how they came there and other...
  • Warrant against 5 Army men in fake encounter case April 2, 2008

    New Delhi: On Wednesday, non-bailable warrants were issued against five Army personnel, including the Commanding Officer of an Army unit, by a sessions court in Srinagar for killing a civilian in an alleged fake encounter in Ganderbal area in 2006. The warrants were issued by Principal District...