Rajasthan Police

  • Police remand of three IM members extended, one sent to jail 02-04-2014 11:35 PM

    The police custody of three alleged members of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM) was extended by seven days on Wednesday while another operative was sent to jail by a local court. The four operatives were on Wednesdayproduced in the court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate by the Anti Terrorist Squad...
  • Rajasthan government transfers 15 RPS officers 01-03-2014 09:37 PM

    Rajasthan government on Saturday transferred 15 senior Rajasthan Police Service officers, an official in Jaipursaid. The Additional Superintendents of Police were transferred in Hanumangarh, Pratapgarh, Tonk and Sawaimadhopur districts, he said. Meanwhile, Vishwanath Heeremath was appointed as the chairman of Rajasthan state electricity regulatory board, an official statement issued in...
  • We lack facilities to check cyber crime: Rajasthan Police 14-02-2014 12:16 AM

    Rajasthan Police on Thursday expressed concern over the lack of important infrastructure in the state to counter cyber crime. Speaking at a two-day training programme on information technology, the ADGP (Crime) Ajit Singh said Rajasthan lacked important facilities, infrastructure and equipment to contain cyber crime. Consumer awareness in information technology...
  • IPS officer HN Meena granted deputation to Cabinet Secretriat 11-02-2014 07:58 AM

    Senior IPS officer HN Meena, who was shifted twice in reshuffle after BJP government came to power December last, has been granted deputation to Cabinet Secretariat in Delhi, an official statement said on Monday. Meena's deputation would be effective from the day he takes charge of his new post as...
  • Rajasthan government suspends IAS officer accused of rape 05-02-2014 08:55 AM

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan government on Wednesday suspended a senior IAS officer accused of rape. BB Mohanty, the Chairman of the Rajasthan Civil Services Appellate Tribunal, has been accused by a woman civil services aspirant of sexually assaulting her over the past one year. Mohanty has been called for questioning by...
  • Former Rajasthan police chief appointed new secretary of security 25-01-2014 11:25 AM

    Rajasthan's former police chief HC Meena has been appointed the secretary, security in the cabinet secretariat, an official statement said Friday. Meena, an Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of the 1976 batch, had been shifted as director general, jails after the Vasundhara Raje government assumed office in Rajasthan last month....
  • 'Wind dragons' to check power cable theft 06-01-2014 07:59 AM

    With the cases of power cabletheft on the rise, the Rajasthan Police have appointed "winddragons" -- a dedicated force who will keep round-the-clockvigil in the border district of Jaisalmer -- to check thecrime.About 120 Home Guards, called "wind dragons", have beenappointed in the area of Sujlone Energy Ltd, Jaisalmer SPHemant...
  • 3 cops take bribe to allow liquor sale, arrested 04-01-2014 08:47 AM

    Three police officers were arrested in Rajasthan on Friday on charges of taking bribes to allow sale of liquor, officials said. The state police's anti-corruption bureau (ACB) caught the three officers -- Deputy Superintendent of Police Manish Sharma, Inspector Dhoolji Meena and police outpost in-charge Prabhu Lal -- taking bribes...
  • Asaram will be treated like normal prisoner: Rajasthan Police 22-12-2013 12:55 PM

    Controversial godman Asaram, arrested for alleged sexual assault, was on Sunday taken to jail like any normal prisoner instead of the earlier practice of transporting him alone in a police vehicle with two other police vehicles escorting him. The 72-year-old godman will henceforth be taken to court in the same...
  • Former minister Babulal Nagar's judicial custody extended till November 25 12-11-2013 03:09 PM

    A CBI court on Tuesday extended till November 25 the judicial custody of former Rajasthan Minister Babulal Nagar, arrested on charges of raping and assaulting a 35-year-old woman. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (CBI cases) Mahendra Kumar Mehta extended Nagar's judicial custody till November 25 on the agency's plea that it...
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram tried to bribe girl, say sources 06-09-2013 07:28 PM

    Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram tried to bribe the minor girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by him in his ashram, sources said. Asamam, sources claim, promised to open a college for the 15-year-old girl. This after police said they have not received any video clip denying the existence of any...
  • Asaram: A guru of controversies 01-09-2013 07:49 PM

    New Delhi:Asaram Bapu, arrested by Rajasthan Police on charges of sexual assault, is not new to controversies. The spiritual guru, who started preaching in Gujarat in the late 1960s and today owns 200 ashrams across the country, has earlier been involved in criminal cases. Asaram, 72, is in police custody...
  • Sexual assault case: Police team leaves for Indore to arrest Asaram 31-08-2013 01:09 AM

    Jodhpur: A team of the Rajasthan Police left for Indore to arrest self-styled godman Asaram after he failed to produce himself before the Jodhpur police for questioning in the sexual assault case. The team of police is expected to reach Indore by 8 AM on Saturday. Asaram's deadline to appear...
  • Is self-styled godman Asaram above law? 30-08-2013 11:49 PM

    Asaram's deadline to appear before the Jodhpur police for questioning in the sexual assault case ends on Friday. ...
  • Sexual assault case: Police team heads to Bhopal as Asaram refuses to appear 30-08-2013 07:21 PM

    Jodhpur: A team of the Rajasthan Police will head to Bhopal to arrest self-styled godman Asaram after he failed to produce himself before the Jodhpur police for questioning in the sexual assault case, said Jodhpur DCP Ajay Lamba. Asaram's deadline to appear before the Jodhpur police for questioning in the...
  • Rajasthan police to interrogate Yasin Bhatkal in Jaipur blasts 30-08-2013 06:07 PM

    Rajasthan police have sent a request to the National Investigation Agency seeking to interrogate Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal in connection with the 2008 Jaipur serial blasts which had left 70 people dead and 186 injured. "We are in touch with the NIA and have requested them for interrogation of...
  • FIR lodged against Asaram in sexual assault case 25-08-2013 09:43 AM

    Jodhpur: An FIR has been lodged by the police against the self-styled godman Asaram in the case of sexual assault filed on the complaint of a 15-year-old girl. He has still not been called for questioning as the Rajasthan Police said that they want to collect all the evidence before...
  • 'Tortured' in police custody, slain IRS officer's relative kills self 14-06-2013 10:39 PM

    Jaipur: A distant relative of a slain IRS officer allegedly committed suicide on Friday, leaving behind a note in which he said he was tortured by police during interrogation in connection with the murder. Kamal Meena was questioned on Thursday evening in connection with the killing of Sriram Meena, Deputy...
  • Father of Bitti Mohanty refuses to speak to media 11-03-2013 11:59 PM

    Mohanty had denied allegations that he has been helping his son run from the law for the past seven years. ...
  • AP: Bitti Mohanty's stay in Puttaparthi under the scanner, police to help Kerala Police 10-03-2013 10:56 AM

    Rape convict Bitti Mohanti's stay in Puttaparthi in Andhra Pradesh and how he got MBA degree and a bank's job is also under the scanner. ...