Kshitij Thakur

  • Policeman assault case: Chargesheet filed against two MLAs June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Three months after two MLAs allegedly assaulted a police officer inside the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly premises, the Crime Branch has filed 130page charge sheet against them. The crime branch filed the charge sheet against MNS MLA Ram Kadam and Kshitij Thakur of Bahujan Vikas Aghadi on Saturday for assaulting...
  • Maha policeman assault: HC likely to hear plea seeking CBI probe April 22, 2013

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court is likely to hear a plea on Monday seeking a CBI probe into the assault of sub inspector Sachin Suryavanshi. Suryavanshi was allegedly assaulted by a group of MLAs at the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on March 19, 2013. Manhile, the committee of legislators probing the attack...
  • Maharashtra policeman assault: Probe panel finds 2 MLAs guilty April 18, 2013

    Mumbai: The committee of legislators probing the attack on API Sachin Suryavanshi in the Maharashtra Assembly premises has held two MLAs, Kshitij Thakur and Ram Kadam, guilty. The committee in its report has given the benefit of the doubt to the other three MLAs citing inconclusive CCTV evidence and has...
  • Policeman assault: 'No conclusive CCTV evidence against 3 Maha MLAs' April 17, 2013

    Mumbai: No conclusive CCTV evidence has been found against three of the five MLAs accused of beating up a policeman inside the Maharashtra Assembly. Sources have told CNNIBN that the probe report, which is likely to be tabled in the Assembly on Thursday, finds two MLAs Kshitij Thakur and Ram...
  • Maharashtra API assault: Probe panel submits report April 16, 2013

    Mumbai: A Maharashtra governmentappointed committee, which probed the assault on a traffic police officer by a group of legislators inside the assembly premises in Mumbai last month, on Tuesday submitted its report to the Speaker. The committee, headed by Ganpatrao Deshmukh, a veteran MLA of Peasants and Workers Party (PWP), comprised...
  • Maharashtra: Attacks on police officers hit morale April 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Protectors of law beaten and abused. The assault on API Sachin Suryavanshi and a cop in Dhule has shocked the nation. But the fact is, a circular issued by the Mumbai Police Commissioner in 2012 following similar attacks on policemen, was never followed. At that time, the police...
  • Maharashtra assault: API, MLAs maintain earlier positions April 2, 2013

    Mumbai: The police officer in Mumbai and the two MLAs who were part of the group of MLAs who allegedly assaulted him deposed before the Ganpatrao Deshmukh committee, which is probing the incident. Sources said all of them maintained their earlier positions. Three other MLAs are expected to depose on Tuesday....
  • Assaulted cop, MLAs depose before Maharashtra House panel April 1, 2013

    Mumbai: A police officer, who was assaulted by some MLAs in the Maharashtra legislature complex, on Monday deposed before a House committee constituted to probe the unsavoury incident. Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi appeared before the sevenmember panel headed by seniormost member of the state assembly Ganpatrao Deshmukh of Peasants...
  • Maha API assault: Security of suspended MNS MLA withdrawn March 30, 2013

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has withdrawn the security of suspended Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) MLA Ram Kadam, who was one of the MLAs who allegedly assaulted Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi. Ram Kadam had been provided four security guards before the attack on Suryavanshi. As per the procedure, once an MLA...
  • Maharashtra MLAs who beat up policeman to go scotfree? March 30, 2013

    Mumbai: The MLAs accused of beating up a policeman inside the Maharashtra Assembly are likely to go scotfree despite footage available from 28 CCTV cameras. Crime branch sources claim the footage is unclear. There was a mobile video of an injured Sachin Suryavanshi, 28 CCTV cameras inside the Vidhan Bhavan...
  • Maharashtra MLAs who beat up policeman get bail, officer suspended March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: After being clouted by some legislators a day after he fined one of them for speeding, a Maharashtra police officer was on Monday suspended for being 'rude' even as two arrested MLAs allegedly involved in the incident in the Assembly premises walked out of jail on bail. Home Minister RR...
  • Maharashtra: Policeman thrashed by MLAs suspended March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Relenting to political pressure, Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi, who was allegedly thrashed by five MLAs of the Maharashtra Assembly, has been suspended till the departmental inquiry in the incident is completed. Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil made the announcement of the suspension in the Assembly on Monday. The department...
  • Two Maha MLAs who thrashed policeman granted bail March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Two MLAs of the Maharashtra Assembly, who were arrested for thrashing a policeman inside the Assembly building, were granted bail on Monday. MLAs Ram Kadam and Kshitik Thakur were amog the five MLAs who had been suspended till the year end for assaulting Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi last...
  • Maha: MLAs who assaulted policeman sent to judicial custody March 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Two of the five Maharashtra MLAs, who were suspended for thrashing Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi, have been sent to 14 days of judicial custody. While Vidhan Shabha has opposed the decision demanding that the suspension of Ramdas Kadam and Kshitij Thakur be revoked, the court hearing the case...
  • Maharashtra MLAs who thrashed policeman to appear before court March 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Two Maharashtra legislators accused of beating a policeman inside the State Assembly will appear before court on Friday. MLAs Kshitij Thakur and Ram Kadam had surrendered on Thursday before the police. They are among five MLAs suspended for assaulting Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi. On March 19, an FIR...
  • Maharashtra: 2 MLAs who assaulted policeman sent to police custody March 21, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Thursday remanded two of the MLAs accused of assaulting a policeman outside the Maharashtra Assembly to police custody. MLAs Kshitij Thakur and Ram Kadam have been sent to custody till Friday. The two, along with three other MLAs, assaulted Assistant Sub-Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi on Tuesday after...
  • Maharashtra policeman assault: One MLA likely to surrender March 21, 2013

    Mumbai: One of the MLAs involved in the policemen assault case in Maharashtra is expected to surrender at the Mumbai Crime Branch on Thursday. Five Maharashtra MLAs who beat up Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi on Tuesday were suspended till December 31. The incident took place outside the State Assembly...
  • Why aren't the Maharashtra MLAs who beat up the policeman arrested? March 20, 2013

    The policeman was beaten up by five Maharashtra MLAs when Kshitij Thakur moved a privilege motion against being stopped for speeding. ...
  • Maharashtra: Five MLAs suspended for beating up policeman March 21, 2013

    Mumbai: The five Maharashtra MLAs who beat up Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Suryavanshi have been suspended till December 31. The incident took place outside the State Assembly on Tuesday. The policeman was beaten up when MLA Kshitij Thakur moved a privilege motion against being stopped for speeding. State Home Minister RR...
  • Pawar calls for stern action against MLAs who thrashed policeman March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on Tuesday night asked the Maharashtra government to take stern action against a group of legislators who beat up a police officer inside the Vidhan Bhavan, an incident that shocked the state. "I appeal to the Maharashtra government that those who are responsible for...