LAND DISPUTE

  • UP: Dalit youth beaten up, forced to eat excreta allegedly over land dispute September 19, 2014

    Jhansi: In a shocking incident in Jhansi on Friday, a Dalit youth was tortured by a group of men allegedly over a land dispute. The youth alleged that he was beaten up, forced to eat excreta and his genitals were torched by the gang. The police have registered an FIR. The victim...
  • Situation under control at Silgain even as prohibitory orders remain in force July 30, 2014

    The situation at Silgain village of Ranchi district where one person was killed and 30 injured in a clash was "under control" even as prohibitory orders remained in force in the area. "Section 144 CRPC was imposed in the area. The situation is now under control," Ranchi district Deputy Commissioner Vinay...
  • 1 killed, 2 injured after members of a family clash over land dispute July 30, 2014

    A man was killed and two others injured when members of a family allegedly clashed with each other over some land dispute in Sidhari area in Azamgarh, police said. Members of the family had a dispute over division of land in Hegapur village which turned into a clash this morning, following...
  • Situation improves in Saharanpur, curfew lifted for 4 hours in old town area July 28, 2014

    Saharanpur: As the situation improved in the violencehit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew has been relaxed for four hours in the old town areas to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. The curfew has been relaxed from 3 PM...
  • Situation in Saharanpur under control: UP government to MHA July 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Monday received a report from the Uttar Pradesh government on Saharanpur clashes which said that the situation was under control. According to the report, no one has been blamed for the violence. The ministry said, "Saharanpur situation is fully under control. We are...
  • UP: 20 arrested in Saharanpur clashes; curfew, shootatsight orders in place July 27, 2014

    Saharanpur: Twenty people have been arrested in connection with the violent clashes in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh that has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured. Curfew and shootatsight orders remained in force in the city hit by clashes between two communities over a land dispute. Thirteen companies of the...
  • UP: Violence claims 3 lives in Saharanpur, situation remains tense July 27, 2014

    Saharanpur: The violent clashes between two groups in Saharanpur in Uttar pradesh has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured with the area being turned into a virtual fortress. Thirteen companies of the Rapid Action Force, the PAC and CRPF were deployed in the area. The situation continues to be...
  • Three killed in a clash between 2 communities in Saharanpur, curfew imposed July 26, 2014

    Violent clashes on Saturday broke out between two communities over a land dispute in Saharanpur with the two sides indulging in brick batting and arson, leaving three people dead and prompting authorities to impose curfew in the district. ADG (Law and Order) Mukul Goel confirms death of three persons in Saharanpur....
  • Two shot dead over land dispute July 11, 2014

    Two members of a family were shot dead while as many others injured by a neighbour at Janglitola village in Bhagalpur district on Friday over a land dispute, a senior police officer said. The deceased were identified as Bindeshwari Mandal (82) and his son Upendra Mandal (60), Naugachhia Superintendent of police...
  • Man allegedly killed by brother over land dispute July 1, 2014

    A 48yearold man was allegedly killed by his brother over a land dispute in Jalalpur area, police said on Tuesday. Chavinath was attacked with a sharpedged weapon by his brother Manna in Chatideeh Matiyan village on Wednesday after the duo had a dispute over land, Additional Superintendent of Police Ramji said. While...
  • MP: 10 men including husband gangrape woman, parade her naked June 16, 2014

    In yet another shocking incident, a woman was allegedly gangraped by 10 men including her husband and relatives. She was paraded naked and was forced to drink urine in front of her minor son. The incident took place in Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • Amethi: Case against 3 for gangrape of a woman over a land dispute, no arrests yet June 6, 2014

    Amethi: A woman was allegedly gangraped over a land dispute in the Gauriganj area of Amethi on Wednesday. The woman has alleged that some persons assaulted and later gangraped her. The police have registered a case against three people but no arrests have been made so far. "The victim alleged that...
  • 19yearold girl set on fire over land dispute with father June 1, 2014

    A 19yearold girl was allegedly set afire by some persons after pouring kerosene on her following a land dispute with her father in Kaptanganj, police said on Sunday. "There was some land dispute between two groups during which one group tried usurping it by felling trees yesterday," they said. Sudama Shukla, claimant...
  • 11 injured in group clash over land dispute May 11, 2014

    As many as 11 persons were injured in a group clash over a piece of land at Indira Colony in Jhalawar on Sunday, police said. Seven persons of a group and four belonging to another clashed, pelted stones at each other and fires shots. Two of the injured sustained bullet injuries. All...
  • Two brothers beaten to death over land dispute April 28, 2014

    Two brothers were beaten to death by armed assailants over land dispute at Manjhipur village under Pasraha police station in Khagaria district, the police said on Monday. The assailants attacked Kare Singh and Bablu Singh with sticks last night killing the former on the spot while his brother succumbed to his...
  • Two persons shot dead over land dispute in Bhelupur March 17, 2014

    Two persons were allegedly shot dead in Bhelupur area of Varanasi district over a land dispute. Bholanath Yadav and his friend Vinod Yadav were killed on Sunday night allegedly by Munna Yadav, Sohan Yadav and Harihar Yadav in Mahmoodganj village, police said. The incident is stated to be a fallout of a...
  • Clash breaks out over land dispute in Talabgaun village, 11 injured January 31, 2014

    At least 11 persons, including two women and a minor girl, were on Friday injured when a clash broke out between two groups over a land dispute in Talabgaun village in Bundi district. Station House Officer of Hindoli police station Sanjay Rohit said the clash broke out between the two groups...
  • 3 brothers kill 4 members of their family over land dispute January 3, 2014

    Three brothers allegedlykilled four members of a family, including their father, overa land dispute in Kesarpur village in Bhuta area in Bareilly, the policesaid on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday when the three accusedsons entered the house of Kanturi Pal (75), father, and shot him,his son Reetram (29), daughterinlaw...
  • Two killed in a group clash over land dispute September 23, 2013

    Two persons were killed in a group clash over land dispute at a village in Bihar's Siwan district, police said on Monday. The victims were identified as Gautam Prasad (45) and Jagannath Prasad (60), the sources said. The incident took place last night when Jagannath Prasad was lynched by a rival group...
  • No land demarcation problem between India and Bangladesh, say officials August 25, 2013

    There is no land demarcation problem between Bangladesh and India and all pending issues between the two countries have been resolved, top executives of land records departments of the neighbouring countries announced on Sunday. The 82nd India-Bangladesh joint border conference began on Thursday to settle various disputes along the border shared...
  • One shot dead, eight injured in clash over land in Hanumangarh August 12, 2013

    A man was shot dead and eight others were injured when two groups clashed over a plot of land adjacent to a mosque in Hanumangarh district of Rajasthan. The two groups, both from minority community, armed with weapons, clashed with each other this morning, and fired at each other, killing a...
  • Sitapur: 32yearold man killed by brothers over land dispute August 8, 2013

    A man was beaten to death allegedly by his brothers over a land dispute in Leharpur area, police said on Thursday. 32yearold Rampal Verma was assaulted by his brothers Ramakant and Neraj over a land dispute in Jagdishpur village on Wednesday. Rampal later succumbed to injuries, police said. Both the accused...
  • 2 groups open fire at each other over land dispute; Dalit girl killed, 1 injured August 1, 2013

    A 17yearold Dalit girl was killed and a youth was injured when two groups opened fire at each other over a land dispute in Budha Saifi village in Bharthana area, police said on Thursday. Alka died on the spot while Indresh, of the other group was injured and rushed to a...
  • Bihar: 35 arrested for burning village head's husband May 25, 2013

    Patna: Thirtyfive people, including 20 women, were arrested from a Bihar village on Saturday on charges of burning the husband of a village head over a land dispute, police said. Jainandan Mandal, husband of Kishanpur Baluwa village head Chimo Devi, was first beaten up and then thrown into his brick kiln...
  • Rohtak violence: Haryana government seals Satlok Ashram May 15, 2013

    Rohtak: The disputed Satlok Ashram was on Wednesday sealed by Haryana government after nearly 3,000 followers of selfstyled godman Rampal vacated the site in Karontha village, where an uneasy calm prevailed. "The ashram has been vacated by the hundreds of followers of selfstyled godman Rampal and there is calm now,"...
  • BSP leader murder: Land dispute suspected behind killing April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A land dispute is suspected to be behind the murder of BSP leader and business tycoon Deepak Bhardwaj in New Delhi March 26, 2013, a police source said on Wednesday. The realtor might have been killed in connection with a 30 acre piece of land in Haryana's Bahadurgarh area,...
  • Dialogue best way to solve Ayodhya dispute: Uma Bharti April 1, 2013

    Bhopal/New Delhi: BJP leader Uma Bharti, who was appointed party vice president on Sunday, said the best way to find a solution to the Ayodhya dispute was through talks. Uma Bharti, who has been associated with the Ramjanambhoomi movement, said in Bhopal that the solution to the "land dispute" in Ayodhya...
  • J&K: Villagers allege police harassment, hold protest January 20, 2013

    Srinagar: A group of villagers in south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday staged a protest against alleged harassment of a family by some police personnel in a land dispute case pending before court. The residents of Laroo village, 75 kms from Srinagar, took to the streets against harassment of the...
  • Bihar: Man beaten to death by nieces over land dispute December 8, 2012

    Patna: A man has been beaten to death by his three nieces over a land dispute in Bihar, police said on Saturday. Harihar Choudhary, a resident of Bhatwalia village in Gopalganj district, was beaten to death by his three nieces while he was ploughing the field Friday, police officer Anand...
  • WB: Villager killled in firing over a land dispute November 15, 2012

    Kolkata: West Bengal police is facing criticism after police firing left one dead and one critically injured at Tehatta in Nadia. It started with a dispute over land which led to a stand off and a road blockade. The police resorted to lathicharge. They lobbed tear gas shells, they...