Land Dispute

  • UP: 20 arrested in Saharanpur clashes; curfew, shoot-at-sight orders in place Yesterday

    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 shoot-at-sight 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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 48-year-old man was allegedly killed by his brother over a land dispute in Jalalpur area, police said on Tuesday. Chavinath was attacked with a sharp-edged 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...
  • 19-year-old girl set on fire over land dispute with father June 1, 2014

    A 19-year-old 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 allegedly killed four members of a family, including their father, over a land dispute in Kesarpur village in Bhuta area in Bareilly, the police said on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday when the three accused sons entered the house of Kanturi Pal (75), father, and shot him, his son Reetram (29), daughter-in-law...
  • 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: 32-year-old 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. 32-year-old 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 17-year-old 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: Thirty-five 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 self-styled godman Rampal vacated the site in Karontha village, where an uneasy calm prevailed. "The ashram has been vacated by the hundreds of followers of self-styled 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...
  • Mumbai: Top cop locked up over land dispute? August 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Nothing is more real than real estate, as the ground underneath our feet continues to shrink with every new construction. This fact was borne out on Sunday when a dispute over a piece of land between IPS officer Marie-Lou Fernandes and Pimpleshwar temple trust, Dombivli took an ugly turn....
  • AP: 4 killed in group clash in land dispute June 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: Four people were killed and 20 others injured on Tuesday in a clash between two groups in a dispute over a piece of land in Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district, police said. The clash took place at Lakshmipuram village in Vangara mandal of Srikakulam district in north coastal Andhra Pradesh,...
  • Death toll in Bharatpur violence rises to ten September 26, 2011

    Jaipur: With one more person succumbing to injuries on Monday, the toll in last week's violence in Bharatpur has risen to 10, police said. "40-year-old Shabbir, a resident of Pathravli village of Gopalgarh, was admitted to Sawai Man Singh government hospital in Jaipur and died at around 1 am today," the...
  • Bharatpur: Rajasthan govt announces CBI probe September 17, 2011

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan government on Friday night announced a CBI probe into the community clash in Bharatpur's Gopalgarh village which left eight people dead. A high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot decided to hand over the case to the CBI. At the same time, a judicial inquiry by a...
  • Bharatpur land clash: death toll rises to 7 September 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Bharatpur district in Rajasthan remains tense after clashes on Wednesday. Three more bodies were found in a well in Gopalgarh taking the toll to seven in 48 hours. Curfew was imposed in Pahadi, Jurera, Kaman, Sikri and Nagar areas on Thursday and will be lifted for three hours beginning...