INQUIRY

  • J&K DGP orders inquiry on DIG Beig's pictures showing abuse of power October 30, 2014

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir DGP on Thursday ordered an inquiry on state Director Inspector General of Police Shakeel Beig's pictures showing abuse of power. The photographs which were posted by the DIG's son have gone viral. In one of the pictures, a man was seen helping DIG Shakeel Beig...
  • Suspended rapeaccused DIG Sunil Paraskar faces another inquiry August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: In further trouble for suspended Maharashtra DIG Sunil Paraskar, accused of molestation and rape by a model, a Preliminary Enquiry (PE) has been launched against him to find if there were administrative lapses on his part while dealing with the victim before she filed police complaint. "The preliminary enquiry (PE)...
  • Hari Nagar wall collpase: SDMC orders inquiry August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation on Saturday ordered an inquiry into the wall collapse of an underconstruction building in Hari Nagar area in west Delhi which left four persons dead. Four persons, aged between 25 and 35 died, in the incident, which took place at around 7.20 pm...
  • BJP demands judicial probe into police firing in Rohtas July 9, 2014

    The opposition BJP demanded a judicial inquiry into police firing at Rohtas in which two persons were killed and nine others were left injured on Tuesday. Leader of Opposition in Legislative Council Sushil Kumar Modi told reporters that police firing on people reflected poor law and order situation in the state...
  • Alcohol behind last December riots: Committee of Inquiry June 30, 2014

    Singapore: The probe into last December's riots in Singapore, the worst in 40 years, on Monday cited alcohol as the "major contributory factor" that triggered the unrest. The riot on the night of December 8 in Singapore's Little India precinct was sparked by the death of an Indian national in...
  • Woman constable alleges harassment by inspector June 17, 2014

    A woman police constable in Muzaffarnagar has alleged she was harassed by a police inspector with officials saying that an inquiry has been ordered into the matter. According to SP (city) Sarvan Kumar, the woman constable made the allegation on Monday against Inspector Ranvir Tomar. The woman constable has charged that...
  • Three policemen sent to police lines as woman makes molestation charge June 16, 2014

    Two policemen allegedly tried to molest a 50yearold woman in Sonbhadra and an inquiry has been launched into the matter by the department. The woman in her complaint to police has alleged that the two constables Amrendra Pratap Yadav and Anuj Singh entered house in an inebriated state and...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots' inquiry panel records statements of 33 victims June 4, 2014

    The onemember inquiry commission constituted by Uttar Pradesh government to probe the Muzaffarnagar riots, has recorded fresh statements of 33 victims here. The onemember judicial inquiry commission of Justice (Retd) Vishnu Sahai recorded the statements of 33 more victims here yesterday. More than 700 victims have submitted their affidavits to the...
  • 42yearold man dies in custody, magisterial probe ordered May 13, 2014

    A 42yearold man died within hours of being taken into custody by police following which a magisterial inquiry was ordered into the incident and two policemen suspended. An FIR has also been registered against six policemen in connection with the incident, police said today. Brij Mohan Awasthi was taken into custody...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots inquiry commission to visit after 3 months March 2, 2014

    The one-man inquiry commission constituted by the Uttar Pradesh government to probe the Muzaffarnagar riots will visit again Muzaffarnagar after three months, sources said. The commission constituted by retired judge of the Allahabad High Court, Justice Vishnu Sahai, will visit and meet victims, official sources said, adding that he will come tomorrow...
  • Andaman and Nicobar: Inquiry on into alleged exploitation of Jarawa women February 11, 2014

    Andaman and Nicobar administration has ordered for a detailed inquiry into the recent media reports, which alleged that the Jarawa tribe women were being sexually exploited by poachers for alcohol and marijuana. The Jarawas are one of the six endangered indigenous tribes of the Islands. "I have directed for a detailed...
  • 65yearold undertrial dies of asthma attack in Muzaffarnagar jail February 11, 2014

    An undertrial prisoner lodged in the district jail died allegedly due to an asthama attack, police said. 65yearold Jamal succumbed to asthama in jail on Monday, Jailor of the district jail, Mizazi Lal said. The undertrial was arrested two years ago in a case of robbery. He was under treatment from...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Khap mahapanchayat's movement to demand CBI probe February 10, 2014

    The khap mahapanchayat in Muzaffarnagardistrict has decided to start a movement demanding CBI inquiry into riot cases instead of SIT probing the matter, Ghatwala Khap council head Harkishan Singh Malik said. A movement would be started soon to demand CBI inquiry into riot cases in Muzaffarnagar and we will not allow...
  • Over 60 students fall ill after being administered deworming dose January 24, 2014

    More than 60 school students across Bihar fell ill and were hospitalised on Thursday after being administered deworming dose in government schools, an official said. All children were safe and were discharged after preliminary treatment. "The children complained of vomiting and loose motions after being administered the deworming medicine in different...
  • Give protection to Kolkata rape victim's family: HC to WB government January 9, 2014

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has asked the West Bengal government to reply within 7 days on whether it wants an inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into into the Kolkata rape and alleged murder case. The court has directed the government to ensure protection to the victim's family....
  • IAF officer goes missing, FIR lodged January 4, 2014

    A Wing Commander of the Indian Air Force has been missing for the last one month and the force has lodged a police complaint in Sri Ganganagar district. SHO Suratgarh city Ranveer Singh said,"Wing Commander Venugopal Reddi, who belongs to Andhra Pradesh, is missing for a month and a written complaint...
  • Former Railway Minister Pawan Bansal's Facebook 'likes' shoot up, approaches police December 26, 2013

    A sudden surge of 'likes' on his Facebook page has astounded former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who has approached the police and sought an inquiry. Suspecting foul play, the Congress MP from Chandigarh on Wednesday lodged a complaint with IG, Police, Chandigarh stating that the number of 'likes' on his...
  • CMO receives death threat; SP orders probe October 18, 2013

    A Chief Medical Officer has received a letter containing a death threat, following which an inquiry has been ordered, police sources said on Friday. CMO Dr Amarnath Tiwari told police on Thursday that he had received a letter in his office containing a death threat, police said. "The matter is being probed...
  • Ratangarh stampede: Inquiry commission to be set up for probe, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan October 14, 2013

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said an inquiry commission would be set up within the next two days to probe into the stampede near the Ratangarh temple. "A commission of inquiry to look into yesterday's stampede would be set up within two days," Chouhan said, after meeting...
  • Cashforvote: Order reserved on framing of charges against Amar Singh October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday reserved its order on framing of charges in the 2008 cashforvotescam involving former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and two BJP MPs. Special Judge Narottam Kaushal reserved for October 19 order on framing of charges. "October 19 for orders," the judge said. During the arguments...
  • Mumbai building collapse: BMC suspends 7 engineers September 30, 2013

    The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) suspended seven engineers on Sunday in connection with the residential building collapse in Mazgaon on Friday. The suspended engineers are executive engineer M N Patel, assistant engineer M K Redekar, assistant engineer I N Aley, assistant engineer N S Ghadge, assistant engineer Rahul Jadhav, deputy superintendent...
  • Recording of conversation between Babu Lal Nagar, victim given to CID September 24, 2013

    The woman, who had charged former Rajasthan Minister Babu Lal Nagar with raping her, has given CID a memory card, purportedly containing recording of a conversation between her and the accused. The 35yearold victim called up CID officials on Monday night saying she wants to give them important evidence and handed...
  • UP govt orders inquiry into Durga Shakti Nagpal suspension case August 29, 2013

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday ordered an inquiry into the case of suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, a day after she filed her reply to the charge sheet served on her. The government has asked Principal Secretary (Home), RM Srivastava to conduct an inquiry into all aspects of the...
  • Justice R C Gandhi to probe Kishtwar riots August 24, 2013

    The Jammu and Kashmir government has appointed a one-man Commission of Inquiry by Justice (retired) R C Gandhi to probe the Kishtwar communal clashes on August 9 in which three persons died and dozens others were injured. "In exercise of the powers conferred by section 3 of the Jammu ~~amp;amp; Kashmir...
  • Bombay HC directs dept inquiry against cop over illegal detention August 15, 2013

    Observing that Maharashtra government always took a light and casual approach to allegations against policemen, the Bombay High Court has directed a departmental inquiry against a police officer for illegally detaining a man for a day. A division bench of Justices S C Dharmadhikari and S B Shukre was hearing a...
  • Gurgaon: SIT to probe chief judicial magistrate's wife death case July 21, 2013

    Gurgaon: A Special Investigative Team (SIT) has been formed to probe the Chief Judicial Magistrate's wife death case. The SIT has also questioned the magistrate in the case. A murder case was registered on Saturday but no one has been named so far. Gitanjali's body was found lying in a park...
  • NHRC inquires into 'bonded labourers' from Chhattisgarh April 10, 2013

    Raipur: The National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday took cognizance of a complaint that more than 42 people, including minors, from Chhattisgarh are working as bonded labourers at brick kilns in Jammu and Kashmir. The commission has asked its director general (investigation) to depute a team for an "onthespot inquiry and...
  • Brigadier to face action for taking away property April 7, 2013

    New Delhi: An Army Brigadier will face disciplinary action after he was indicted by a Court of Inquiry (CoI) for allegedly borrowing money from his subordinates and taking away property from his official residence during his posting in Sikkim. Sources said that a CoI was initiated against Brigadier LI Singh...
  • BJP demands inquiry into Shivpal's charges against Beni April 2, 2013

    Lucknow: BJP on Monday demanded a highlevel inquiry into SP leader c's allegations of opium smuggling and using charas against Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma. "Shivpal Yadav is a senior (state) cabinet minister and if he has levelled allegations against the union minister, he must have done it responsibly....
  • Bombay High Court ex-judge to probe Dhule riots March 19, 2013

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court's retired judge Shrikant Malte will conduct an inquiry into the communal riots in Dhule in north Maharashtra that left six people dead in January 2013. According to an official, Home Minister RR Patil made the announcement in the assembly on Monday. Over a 100 people and 102...