Postmortem

  • Lovers commit suicide at Sitamarhi in Bihar 16-04-2014 04:28 PM

    Two youth allegedly committed suicide in a hotel room in Sitamarhi around 140 km north from Patna. Their bodies were recovered by the police on Wednesday. Police officials said Amit Raj, 22, a resident of Gularia Toal village of Ghorasahan in East Champaran district and Gudia Rani, 20, of Ramgaon...
  • Lightning strike kills couple, a cow and a calf in Sikar district 15-04-2014 02:28 PM

    Lightning claimed lives of a couple in Kochor village of Sikar district here, police said on Tuesday. The incident happened yesterday evening while the deceased identified as Kakuram (50) and his wife (45) were were working in the open area of their farm house, police said. The bodies were sent...
  • Three members of a family commit suicide, reason unknown 08-04-2014 03:47 PM

    Three members of a family allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in Rajsamand district, police said on Tuesday. Udairam Jat (35), his daughter Kumari Raveena (6) and son Subhash (10) consumed poison in their home in Vagatpura town late on Monday night, police said. The bodies of the deceased were...
  • Salimpur: Boy commits suicide 31-03-2014 02:52 PM

    A 19-year-old boy committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling fan in Salimpur village here, police said on Moday. The deceased, identified as Mukesh, was found hanging from the ceiling fan at his house yesterday, they said. According to his family he was depressed over some unknown issues but...
  • Ghoghardiha: Three labourers cleaning a toilet tank die of asphyxiation 29-03-2014 02:37 PM

    Three persons were asphyxiated to death on Saturday in a toilet tank in Ghoghardiha bazar in Ghoghardiha police station area in Bihar's Madhubani district, police sources said. The incident took place in a house belonging to Pawan Sharma (60) as a labourer Rameshwar Raman (41) entered into a toilet tank...
  • Corpses of suspected lovers found in well 20-03-2014 08:44 PM

    Corpses of a boy and a girl, suspected to be lovers, were pulled out from a well at Baroli village in Dholpur district, on Thursday, police said. The bodies were discovered by a group of women who came to fetch water from the well.The deceased have been identified as Puja...
  • Man kills wife, two children; commits suicide 21-02-2014 11:21 PM

    A 33-year-old man on Friday committedsuicide after murdering his wife and two children in the TajNagar area here, police said. "Altaf Qureshi (33) killed his wife Zahida Qureshi andchildren Saddam (5) and Anjum (3) and later hanged himself inhis house in the early hours of morning," Superintendent ofPolice Rakesh Bhatt...
  • Boy accused of kidnapping commits suicide in custody; 5 policemen suspended 10-12-2013 10:42 AM

    A youth, arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 16-year-old girl, reportedly committed suicide in police custody on Monday. Five policemen, including the police station in-charge, have been suspended by the SSP over the incident and case has also been lodged against them on the complaint of the deceased's mother. The SSP...
  • UK national dies in MP hotel, cause of demise not yet known 05-11-2013 08:58 AM

    A UK national died in a heritage hotel situated on the Maheshwar fort campus near Khargone, though the exact cause of his demise was not yet known, police said on Monday. The deceased was identified as Harry Saint John Paul (66), they said. Paul, who was staying in the hotel...
  • Woman dies post childbirth, negligence charge against hospital 29-08-2013 10:22 PM

    Rewari:A young woman on Thursday died at the civil hospital in Rewariafter giving birth to a baby girl there on Wednesday with the kin of the deceased alleging it was gross negligence on part of the staff which had led to the tragedy. The death of Anju Devi (26) in...
  • Shamli: Dalit child labourer shot dead by customer for not washing plates 28-08-2013 02:53 PM

    In a shocking incident, an 11-year-old Dalit child labourer was shot dead allegedly by a customer for refusing to wash plates at a roadside eatery in neighbouring Shamli district, police said on Wednesday. The accused Jagpal had gone to the eatery to have his food on Tuesday and asked the...
  • Sitapur: 32-year-old man killed by brothers over land dispute 08-08-2013 10:39 AM

    A man was beaten to death allegedly by his brothers over a land dispute in Leharpur area, police said on Thursday. 32-year-old Rampal Verma was assaulted by his brothers Ramakant and Neraj over a land dispute in Jagdishpur village on Wednesday. Rampal later succumbed to injuries, police said. Both the...
  • Upset over argument with son, 65-year-old man commits suicide 30-07-2013 03:43 PM

    Upset over an argument with his son, a 65-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train on Jaipuria railway crossing here, police said on Tuesday. Mukhtar Ahmed left his house after he had an argument with his son over some issue and jumped in front...
  • Police recovered two bodies in Pipra 29-07-2013 02:04 PM

    Two bodies, suspected to be that of a truck driver and a cleaner, were recovered on Monday from a village under Pipra police station area in Bihar's East Champaran district, police sources said. Acting on information by the local people, police from Pipra police station recovered the bodies of two...
  • Dalit boy's death: Will decide on 2nd autopsy after expert submits his report, says HC 10-07-2013 03:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu government to provide an expert and experienced doctor from Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore, who will examine Dalit youth Ilavarasan's body. The court will decide on a second autopsy only after the expert submits his report. Earlier, six of...
  • Dalit boy's death: HC to view the postmortem video 09-07-2013 10:07 AM

    Dharampuri: The Madras High Court will on Tuesday view the postmortem report video of Dalit youth Ilavarasan, who was found dead near the railway tracks in Dharampuri, and decide on whether to order a fresh autopsy. The Madras High Court had directed the state government to preserve till Tuesday the...
  • FTP: Is there still a great deal of social and family resistance to inter-caste marriages? 08-07-2013 11:08 PM

    The Jayalaithaa government in Tamil Nadu has ordered a probe into the death of dalit youth Ilavarasan who earlier this month allegedly committed suicide after conflicts over his marriage to a non Dalit girl. Ilavarasan, whose marriage to Divya triggered anti-Dalit violence in three villages of Dharmapuri district in November...
  • Dalit boy's death: Police recover suicide note, TN govt orders a probe 08-07-2013 10:49 AM

    Dharmapuri: In a new twist in the death of Dalit youth Ilavarasan, whose marriage to an upper caster girl sparked violence in Dharmapuri in 2012, police have allegedly recovered a suicide note written by him. Meanwhile, the Tamil Nadu government has ordered a commission to probe the death of Ilavarasan....
  • TN Dalit boy's death: NCSC members visit Dharmapuri 07-07-2013 10:27 PM

    Dharmapuri: A team of National Commission for Scheduled Castes reached Dharmapuri on Sunday to take stock of the situation after the death of a Dalit youth. The post-mortem reports of Illavarasan, whose body was found on a railway track in Dharmapuri, suggest the cause of his death was a head...
  • TN: Caste politics continues over the death of 20-year-old Dalit boy 06-07-2013 09:53 PM

    Ilavarasan, a 20-year-old Dalit youth whose inter-caste marriage to Divya Nagaraj triggered riots in November 2012, was found dead near the railway tracks in Dharampuri on Thursday. The post-mortem report indicates death due to a head injury, while the police say it is a case of suicide. But Ilavarasan's family...
  • TN Dalit boy's death: Family alleges foul play, seeks second autopsy 06-07-2013 09:50 AM

    Chennai: The death of a Dalit boy, Ilavarasan, has triggered protests and violence in the Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu. The post-mortem report of the the 20-year-old is out and it states that he died due to a head injury. The report also says that there are no other big...
  • Snapshot: Jiah Khan's body being taken for post-mortem 04-06-2013 07:21 AM

    Actress Jiah Khan reportedly committed suicide at her Juhu, Mumbai residence. Her body was taken in an ambulance to Dr RN Cooper Municipal General Hospital in Juhu for post-mortem. (Photo: Yogen Shah) ...
  • Uttar Pradesh police head constable commits suicide 03-06-2013 02:23 AM

    Meerut: A head constable of Uttar Pradesh Police on Sunday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself. According to the police, head constable Sanjay Sharma (38) was posted at Nauchandhi police station in Meerut district since December 2012. He was residing in police line with his wife and two children. On...
  • Kishenji killing may end govt-Maoist peace talks 26-11-2011 10:02 PM

    Kolkata: According to a government-conducted postmortem report, all bullets that hit top Maoist leader Mallojula Koteswara Rao alias Kishenji were fired at him from a distance, thereby contradicting allegations that the Maoist commander was killed in a fake encounter. Maoist leader Kishenji's body was handed over to his relatives at...
  • Kishenji: Fake encounter ruled out in postmortem 26-11-2011 05:33 PM

    Kolkata: The postmortem report has ruled out possibility of fake encounter in the killing of top Maoist leader Mallojula Koteswara Rao alias Kishenji. According to the report, six bullets and two splinters from grenades found in the body and all the bullets were fired from a distance. However, the West...
  • Cloud over 3 Rajasthan ministers, CM in trouble 01-10-2011 12:12 AM

    Jaipur: Trouble mounts for Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. After Bharatpur clashes and Bhanwari Devi case, the Bilwara postmortem controversy has become a new headache for the chief Minister. Gehlot was call upon by the high command to explain the crisis. But all's well in Rajasthan claimed the Chief Minister,...
  • Another Rajasthan Minister courts controversy 30-09-2011 08:47 AM

    New Delhi: There is more trouble for the Ashok Gehlot government in Rajasthan. State minister for Mining and Forest Ram Lal Jat allegedly hastened the post-mortem of a woman who died under mysterious circumstances. The reasons are still unclear, but his movements have been suspicous. He allegedly shuttled from one...
  • 'Dead man' comes alive before post-mortem 05-05-2011 07:13 PM

    Raipur: His wife was inconsolable, his relatives were mourning his sudden death. So, when 32-year-old Vijay Kumar Ratre 'came alive' and tried to jump out of the ambulance while being taken for post-mortem, the atmosphere changed from one of gloom to incredulous joy. It all started with the Tikrapara police...