Goondas Act

  • TN: Rape accused arrested under stringent Goondas Act 10-04-2013 06:49 PM

    Chennai: For the first time in Tamil Nadu, the stringent Goondas Act was on Tuesday slapped on a man arrested on the charge of sexually assaulting a three-year old girl. Shahis, running a textile shop, was arrested along with a juvenile on a complaint from the mother of the girl...
  • AIADMK Govt can't intimidate DMK workers: Karuna 03-09-2011 08:16 PM

    Chennai: Criticising the AIADMK government for detaining some of his partymen in alleged land grab cases, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Saturday said the ruling party's intentions of running the state "on the basis of intimidation" would only result in "disappointment". "If they (AIADMK) believe that they can give a...
  • One more Alagiri aide detained under Goondas Act 06-08-2011 09:02 AM

    Madurai (TN): One more aide of Union Minister M K Alagiri was detained under Goondas Act on Friday for allegedly issuing a murder threat to a party colleague and assaulting another. V K Gurusamy, East Zone President of Madurai City Corporation, was already in jail in connection with an alleged...