LOOTING

  • Cyclone Hudhud: Chaos in Vizag, locals loot essential supplies, water costs Rs 250 per litre, milk Rs 100 October 14, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: As Visakhapatnam tries to limp back to normalcy after the destruction caused by Cyclone Hudhud, there is a mad scramble for food, water and fuel in the affected areas. The situation is tense with people stopping trucks, mobbing relief officers and looting supplies. The police have been resorting to...
  • Boko Haram 'kill several' as they loot Nigeria market September 20, 2014

    Kano: Boko Haram gunmen stormed a crowded market in Nigeria's restive northeastern state of Borno, killing several people and carting away food, witnesses said on Saturday. Dressed in military and police uniforms, dozens of insurgents attacked the town of Mainok, 56 kilometres outside Maiduguri, the state capital late Thursday, firing a...
  • Amit Shah accuses CongressNCP of 'looting' Maharashtra September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Virtually sounding the assembly poll bugle, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Thursday accused the ruling CongressNCP of scam after scam and "looting Maharashtra" over the past 15 years. He alleged that scams collectively worth more than Rs 11 lakh crore, which could have been utilized for the welfare...
  • Gang of 6 armed robbers gun down a man, injure 4 others August 17, 2014

    Armed robbers shot dead a man and injured four others before looting cash and valuables from passengers of a train between Hathidah and Rampur Dumra railway stations in Bihar's Patna district. East Central Railway Chief Public Relation Officer Arvind Kumar Rajak said on Sunday that six armed robbers entered a coach...
  • Wearing branded shoes and clothes, two men loot Rs 7.5 lakh from a temple in just 15 minutes August 13, 2014

    Wearing branded clothes and shoes, two members of a gang in Korba conducted a robbery at Sarvmangla Temple in just 15 minutes! According to a report published in Daily Bhaskar, the gang looted Rs 7.5 lakh from the temple. The incident has sent shock waves around the area. To catch the...
  • Naxal carrying a reward of Rs 20,000 on his head arrested August 12, 2014

    A hardcore Maoist carrying a reward of Rs 20,000 on his head was arrested during a search operation in Chhattisgarh's insurgencyhit Narayanpur district, police said. The cadre, Lakhmu (38), was apprehended from a forest near his native Kumnar village under Kurusnar police limits by the district force on Monday, Narayanpur Additional...
  • Six criminals rob man of foreign currency, ornaments August 11, 2014

    Six unidentified persons looted cash including foreign currency and other valuables worth Rs 3 lakhs from a man who was returning to his native village in Muzaffarnagarfrom Saudi Arabia, police said. Six armed men came in a car and intercepted the victim Nafis' car on DelhiDehradun National highway near here yesterday,...
  • Police bust interstate truck loot gang, 10 arrested August 10, 2014

    The Bihar Police on Sunday arrested 10persons and busted an interstate gang involved in looting oftrucks. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Patna, ManuMaharaj said, "Acting on intelligence inputs that a fewcriminals had assembled near a bridge under Gauri Chak policestation in the district, we constituted a team under City SPAshish Bharti...
  • 3 teenagers loot Rs 32 lakh from a Nadaun bank near Hamirpur August 9, 2014

    Three teenagers in the age group of 1215 years allegedly looted Rs 32 lakh in a robbery this afternoon at a bank branch in Nadaun, 40km from Harimpur, policesaid. According to police, the robbery, which took place at a State Bank of India branch, was captured on CCTV camera and the...
  • Unidentified men loot Rs 9.5 lakh from petrol pump employees August 8, 2014

    Armed miscreants today looted Rs 9.5 lakh from two employees of as many petrol pumps in Bihar's Navgachhia police district, a police official said. The incident took place near road number 14 as four miscreants riding on two bikes intercepted a bike and looted a bag containing Rs 9.5 lakh at...
  • SHO transferred for negligence of duty August 5, 2014

    The station house officer has been transferred for alleged negligence of duty in connection with a tourist bus loot incident in Charthawal area in Muzaffarnagar, police said. "The SHO, BN Parashar has been transferred to lines for negligence of duty and MP Singh has been posted in his place," SSP HN...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT seeks arrest warrant against Delhi police constable July 16, 2014

    The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Muzaffarnagar riots, has moved a local court seeking issuance of an arrest warrant against a Delhi Police constable, accused in an arson and loot case here. During investigation, Delhi Police constable Anuj Kumar was allegedly found involved in the riots case at Bahawdi village...
  • Man cheated of Rs 29 lakh by cyber criminals July 8, 2014

    A man has lodged an FIR at Town police station in Bihar's Begusarai district against unidentified cyber criminals who allegedly cheated him of Rs 29 lakh after telling him that he had won a Rs one crore lucky draw. Sanoj Kumar, a native of Pokhariya village, had received an SMS, reportedly...
  • Over 300 passengers looted on Janshatabdi Express heading from Ranchi to Patna July 2, 2014

    Patna: A brazen dacoity took place on board the Janshatabdi express in Jharkhand on Tuesday night. More than 300 passengers were looted on board the Janshatabdi express that was heading to Patna from Ranchi. More than 30 armed dacoits looted of gold worth several lakhs from passengers in the...
  • Assets worth Rs 30 lakh looted in Ghaziabad July 1, 2014

    Robbers looted cash, jewellery and other valuables worth over Rs 30 lakh from two houses in Loni village in Ghaziabad, a day after a man was gunned down and Rs.18 lakh looted from him, police said. The robberies took place Monday night in Agraula area of Loni in Ghaziabad district, police...
  • Armed criminals loot Rs 3.61 lakh at gun point June 29, 2014

    Armed criminals on Sunday looted Rs 3.61 lakh from an employee of a commercial establishment in Nawada district of Bihar. Police officers said the incident happened when Rajdeo Prasad, an employee of one Pramod Traders at Gola Road, was returning after collecting money from various retailers. "He was waylaid near Bagibardiha crossing...
  • Bikeborne criminals loot Rs 3.5 lakh from school teacher June 24, 2014

    Motorcycleborne criminals on Monday looted Rs 3.5 lakh from a school teacher which he had withdrawn for wedding of his daughter in New Area of Bihar's Nawada district, police said. The criminals accosted the teacher Lakhan Prasad while he was drinking water from a roadside tap after withdrawing money from a...
  • Criminals loot private company employee of Rs 32 lakh cash June 23, 2014

    Unidentified motorcycleriding miscreants on Monday robbed a private company's employee here of Rs 32 lakh while he was returning to his office after withdrawing the amount from a bank, police said. The robbers fired blanks to scare some passersby who tried to intercept them. The incident took place in Begumbagh area. The cash...
  • Robbers assault goldsmith, loot ornaments worth Rs 5 lakh June 23, 2014

    Four armed miscreants roughed up and robbed a goldsmith of precious ornament worth about Rs 5 lakh and two motorcycles in Sadar Bazar area here, police said on Monday. According to an FIR, the victim Vinod Kumar Saini was shutting his shop in Ashok Vihar colony on Sunday evening and heading...
  • Rs 12.7 lakh looted from UPPCL employees in Meerut June 18, 2014

    Unidentified armed robbers on Wednesday looted Rs.12.7 lakh cash from employees of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) while they were transporting the money to a bank in Meerut, police said. The heist occurred 11 a.m. in an area under the Medical police station area. According to police, the company accountant...
  • Mobs go on a rampage after two constables shot dead by criminals June 16, 2014

    Violent protests broke out after twopoliceconstables were shot dead by unidentified miscreants during a chase in the Ramgarh area in Firozabad. Protestors blocked roads and were seen hurling stones and vandalising buses. Police duo, constables Dinesh Pratap Singh and Giriraj Kishore Gujjar, aged between 3032 years, were chasing a group of miscreants...
  • Bikeborne criminals rob man of over Rs 1.50 lakh cash June 14, 2014

    A man was robbed of over Rs 1.50 lakh by two persons on a motorcycle near Mohammadan Line under Sakchi police station today, police sources said. The two robbers snatched away the money which was in a bag from the victim Md Parvez Alam who was returning from a bank after...
  • Bikeborne criminals loot Rs 28 lakh cash from Cooperative Bank employees June 14, 2014

    Two bikeborne robbers on Saturday looted Rs 28 lakh from employees of a cooperative bank near here, police said. According to SSP Rajesh Kumar Singh, the unidentified robbers dashed their bike against two employees of Premier Cooperative Bank, who were also on a motorcycle. As the employees fell down, the criminals put...
  • Police arrests complainant, solves case of alleged robbery June 11, 2014

    The police has cracked a case where cash worth Rs 6 lakh was looted, with the arrest of the complainant, police said. The complainant, Gaurav Sharma (23), who is an agent of the Tata Capital Finance Services Ltd complained to the police that when he was on his way from Vidisha...
  • Police arrests 11 persons in different criminal cases June 10, 2014

    Eleven persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in different criminal cases including robbery, loot and murder, police said. Joint police teams conducted raids in the camps of Kanjar community in ArniaLakhakheri area of Jhalawar district on Monday and arrested the criminals wanted in several cases in Rajasthan and Madhya...
  • Rs 18.9 lakh looted from a man at Forbesganj June 7, 2014

    Unknown gunmen on Saturday looted Rs 18.9 lakh from an LIC branch manager at Forbesganj in Bihar's Araria district, the police said. Police officials said the incident happened when Somnath Mitra was taking the cash from his office at Sadar Bazar area to deposit it at the Bank of Baroda branch...
  • Naxal involved in attack on polling party in Bastar arrested May 27, 2014

    A Naxal, who was allegedly involved in an attack on a polling party during the Lok Sabha elections in Bastar region, was on Tuesday arrested from Maoisthit Kondagaon district of Chhattisgarh. Jaeet Ram Korram (28), chief of Padeli Janatana Sarkar group of CPI(Maoist), was nabbed from the forests between Padeli and...
  • Eight gangsters, including kingpin Nito, arrested in Bihar May 24, 2014

    In a major operation, Bihar Police nabbed eight gangsters including their kingpin Nitish Yadav alias Nito alias Don, wanted in several cases of murder, dacoity and loot from Hemjapur village in Patna district on Saturday. The police team led by Patna SSP Manu Maharaj came under fire while trying to catch...
  • Rs 25 lakh looted from Vijaya Bank in Agra May 22, 2014

    A band of armed robbers looted Rs.25 lakh from the branch of a nationalised bank in Agra, police said. The half a dozen armed men entered the Vijaya Bank branch in the Agra Cantonment area, forced the staff inside the strong room after beating up those who tried to resist, while...
  • Rs 8.73 lakh cash looted from shop by unidentified men May 20, 2014

    A bag carrying Rs 8.73 lakh in cash and important documents was on Tuesday looted by some unidentified robbers from an autoparts shop in Kalwar area near Jaipur, police said. The incident occurred when shop owner Ramkumar Choudhary went to a nearby water tap for cleaning the glass and when he...