Dacoits

  • In Bundelkhand, dacoits still call the shots 21-04-2014 03:55 PM

    In Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh, power still flows from the barrel of the gun, where - believe it or not - dacoits play a key role in deciding who will win the five parliamentary seats from the region. The gang of Sudesh Patel, more popularly known as Balkhariya, has...
  • Ex-dacoit campaigns for Samajwadi Party candidate Renu Yadav 18-04-2014 12:58 PM

    Renu Yadav, a former dacoit is now a Lok Sabha candidate for the Samajwadi Party. Yadav is being supported by another former dacoit Munni in her election campaign. ...
  • Inter-state gang of dacoits busted by Delhi Police 05-03-2014 10:10 PM

    New Delhi: With the arrest of four men, including a Bangladeshi national, Delhi Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of dacoits which used to target godowns in Delhi, Meerut and Agra. According to police, Sagar alias Jahangir (35), a resident of Bhagirath district of Bangladesh, is...
  • Police arrest two dacoits 04-01-2014 10:21 PM

    Two bandits, wanted in many cases in the region, were arrested near Toll Plaza falling under Farah police station in Mathura on Saturday. Nazim alias Kallu, a declared bandit carrying a reward of Rs 5,000 on his head, and Akil, wanted in several heinous crimes in Aligarh, were arrested and...
  • MP police team launches manhunt to nab Mahadev Ghati dacoits 17-09-2013 08:26 PM

    Shivpuri: Three people were kidnapped by unidentified dacoits on Monday night from Mahadev Ghati, demanding a ransom of Rs 10 lakh for their release. Identified as Kalyan Dhakad (36), his brother, Champalal Dhakad (30) and brother-in-law Purshottam (33), the three were on their way to Magardha from Dulara village in...
  • Five dacoits accused of raping woman constable arrested 28-08-2013 09:37 AM

    One more accused was arrested on Monday, taking the total arrests to five in the August 22 twin incidents of loot and alleged rape of a woman police constable in Latehar district, the police said on Tuesday. "Two among the five dacoits had 'raped' the woman constable, and they are...
  • Six arrested in Karnataka for Jaipur gold heist 30-06-2013 01:30 AM

    Karwar: Six inter-state dacoits were arrested in Karnataka on Saturday for looting gold ornaments valued at crores of rupees from a jewellery shop in Rajasthan's capital Jaipur June 24, a police official said here. "The dacoits were nabbed after a car in which they were travelling was intercepted at Baleguli...
  • Policeman's daughter weds jailed dacoit 04-12-2012 11:33 AM

    Dholpur: In a rather strange case in Dholpur the daughter of police head constable Roop Singh, who is posted in Delhi, married a dreaded dacoit of the Chambal ravines. The girl Mona married Shiv Dutt, a dacoit who carried a huge reward on his head. Shivdutt, accused in 15 cases,...
  • Bihar dacoit Shakuntala Devi turns Bhojpuri film star 03-10-2011 09:57 AM

    Shakuntala Devi was once a dreaded dacoit in Bihar, but now she is the star of a Bhojpuri movie on Bandit Queen. ...
  • Woman turns lifesaver, rescues husband from dacoits 11-08-2010 03:14 PM

    Sarjana Singh braved a group of Chambal dacoits to bring back her abducted professor husband to safety. ...
  • Gallantry award fixed? Inspector says yes 26-08-2009 04:20 PM

    The President's medal for bravery was allegedly fixed. ...
  • Bangalore cops arrest notorious dacoit 'Rod' Shyam 22-10-2007 10:22 PM

    New Delhi: BCCI president Shashank Manohar has called an emergency meeting of the IPL Governing Council in Mumbai on Sunday to decide on the fate of the three IPL franchises - Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan Royals and Kochi, sources have told CNN-IBN. Kochi has already missed its Friday deadline to...
  • Dacoit 'bro' comes to save cop's wife 11-01-2007 08:15 PM

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  • Dacoit demands Rs 3.3 mn ransom 03-11-2006 05:45 PM

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  • Cops charge infant with dacoity 31-10-2006 08:36 PM

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  • UP dacoits kill two in Bundelkhand 26-08-2006 03:28 PM

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