LIFE THREATS

  • Threat letter to senior district officials sends police into tizzy January 6, 2014

    A handwritten letterthreatening to kill the District Magistrate and Superintendentof Police has sent the police into a tizzy with strict vigilbeing launched in this Naxalinfested district. The letter threatening to kill the top district officialswas received on Saturday and prima facie it does not appear tobe sent by Naxal or any...
  • KJP founder alleges threat to life from Yeddyurappa February 6, 2013

    Chennai: Founder President of Karnataka Janata Party Padmanabha Prassana Kumar on February 6 alleged he faced threats to his life in Karnataka from BS Yeddyurappa, who is heading KJP now and he wanted 'poltical asylum' in Tamil Nadu. Kumar alleged that he has been receiving threats from Yeddyurappa and his son...
  • No info on Mamata's threat claim: Chidambaram May 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday said it had no information on the claim by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee that the CPM had hatched a conspiracy to assassinate her with help from abroad. At the presentation of the monthly report card of Ministry of Home Affairs, Home Minister P...
  • Rushdie slams police, says life threat invented January 22, 2012

    Jaipur: Two days after he decided to skip the Jaipur Literature Festival citing threats from a Mumbai don, celebrated author Salman Rushdie on Sunday slammed the Rajasthan police for allegedly inventing a plot to keep him away. Rushdie tweeted: "I've investigated, and believe that I was indeed lied to. I...
  • Jr BJP leaders want me dead: Uma November 2, 2006

    Satna (Madhya Pradesh): Accusing some BJP leaders of conspiring to kill her, Bhartiya Janshakti President Uma Bharti on Thursday said she had refused to avail the security provided to her by the Madhya Pradesh government as she had "become suspicious". "Though the top BJP leadership is affectionate towards me, the third...