Mumbai Police

  • Mumbai Police records DIG Paraskar's statement in rape case filed against him 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, who is accused of raping a model, has recorded his statement at the Mumbai Police Commissioner's office on Monday. Sources told CNN-IBN that Paraskar had denied charges levelled against him by calling it "baseless". Paraskar, who came alone to record his statement at 12.30 pm to...
  • Preity had used harsh words against Wadia: witness tells cops 4 days ago

    Mumbai: A witness listed by industrialist Ness Wadia has told the police that it was Preity Zinta, who used harsh words against her ex-boyfriend during an IPL match on May 30. The witness, Savan Daru, a businessman, has recorded his statement on Friday before the Marine Drive police, which is probing...
  • Mumbai Police chief gets threat letter challenging him to avert terror attack 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police is on high alert after Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria received a threat letter. The letter challenged the police to avert a terror attack. The letter received on July 25 said, "Stop us this time if you can, you were lucky in 1993." Sources said that the letter has been...
  • Mumbai: Model files rape case against senior police officer 1 week ago

    Mumbai: A model has filed rape case against senior Mumbai police officer Sunil Paraskar. He is currently posted as the Director Inspector General of Civil Protection Right. Paraskar has been booked under section 376. The case was registered was on Wednesday night at Malwani police station. He was the former...
  • Mumbai: Hoax call could have led to fireman's death, says official July 19, 2014

    Mumbai: A hoax distress call might have led to the death of a fireman in Friday's fire that broke out in a 22-storeyed building in Mumbai, a top fire official said on Saturday. The fireman, Nitin Ivalekar, had gone to check out a distress call of a woman that she was...
  • No heated argument took place between Ness and Preity: Witness July 17, 2014

    Mumbai: A witness listed by industrialist Ness Wadia has told police she saw him having a conversation with Bollywood actor Preity Zinta during an IPL match here on May 30 but did not see him grabbing arm or pulling her as alleged by the film star. The witness, Farah Oomerbhoy, recently...
  • Mumbai Police quizzes families of 4 men believed to have joined ISIL July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is on high alert after four men from the city are believed to have joined the Iraqi extremist group - the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The police have questioned families of the missing youth. A report has been submitted to the...
  • MHA seeks report from Maharashtra government on 4 men joining ISIL July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Ministry of Home Affairs Affairs on Monday sought report from the Maharashtra government on media reports of four Mumbai men going to Iraq to fight on behalf of Iraq-based outfit Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. The report sought facts of the case and action taken so...
  • Ness, Preity got into argument but no physical abuse: Wadia's witnesses July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police have recorded statements of both the witnesses named by Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia. Both the witnesses in their statements have said that they saw bollywood actress Pretiy Zinta and her former boyfriend Ness Wadia get into an argument but said that there was no...
  • Preity Zinta gives photos of bruised hand to police to back assault claim July 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has submitted four photographs to Mumbai Police showing bruises on her hand to back her claim of criminal assault against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia even as the industrialist shared with investigators the contact details of witnesses he wants examined, police said on Wednesday. "These four...
  • Mumbai Police to record statement of Ness Wadia's witnesses by Wednesday July 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police will start recording statements of Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia's witnesses by Wednesday. Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has alleged that her former boyfriend Wadia intimidated and abused her in May during an IPL match between Kings XVI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings. Wadia has given...
  • Preity Zinta case: Witnesses say they are not persons named by Ness Wadia July 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Two of the witnesses listed by industrialist Ness Wadia whose statements he wants to be recorded in the molestation case filed by Bollywood actress Preity Zinta against him, were not cooperating, while the rest were yet to be identified and contacted, according to police. "When two of them (witnesses) were...
  • Dawood Ibrahim's sister dies of heart attack in Mumbai July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Sister of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim died at a private hospital in South Mumbai on Sunday following a heart attack, police said. "Haseena Parkar, sister of Dawood Ibrahim, died today," Additional Commissioner of Police, Krishna Prakash said. Sources in the Mumbai police said that Parkar (55), who was commonly...
  • Ness Wadia writes to police, claims Preity's allegations false July 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Preity Zinta's former boyfriend Ness Wadia on Wednesday broke his silence on the alleged molestation case filed by the actress against him. Wadia wrote a letter to Mumbai Police and provided a list of persons who were present at Kings XI vs CSK match at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on...
  • Preity Zinta meets Mumbai Police chief, provides names of more witnesses June 30, 2014

    Mumbai: In the latest development in the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia tiff, the Bollywood actress on Monday met Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria. Preity has given a fresh application giving more details of the three incidents mentioned in her earlier statements. She has also provided names of some more witnesses. Preity Zinta,...
  • No charges dropped against Ness Wadia: Mumbai Police after recording Preity's statement June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: In the latest development in the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia tiff, the Mumbai Police after recording the actress' statement on Tuesday said that no charges have been dropped against Ness Wadia, nor has any other charge been added. Preity mentioned two new places at Wankhede stadium where her alleged spat with...
  • Mumbai Police records Preity Zinta's statement, she names 14 witnesses June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has recorded the statement of Bollywood actress Preity Zinta on Tuesday and said that she has named 14 witnesses in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend and IPL team Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia. The statement was recorded at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. The...
  • Preity wants to record statement at home, Mumbai Police at Wankhede Stadium June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police wants to record actress Preity Zinta's statement on her complaint of abuse against ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia at the Wankhede Stadium where the alleged incident took place. But sources say that Preity is keen to record her statement at home. Ness Wadia can be called for questioning only...
  • Molestation case: Police may record Preity's statement on Tuesday June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The statement of Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her ex-boyfriend industrialist Ness Wadia of outraging her modesty, is likely to be recorded on Tuesday inside Wankhede Stadium, police said on Monday. "We may record the statement of the actress on Tuesday at Wankhede Stadium where the incident took...
  • Preity Zinta arrives in Mumbai, police to record her statement soon June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta arrived in Mumbai on Sunday after she was asked by the police to join investigation into the case filed against her former boyfriend and Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia as soon as possible. She avoided the media at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. The police said that...
  • Preity Zinta to arrive in India today, police to record her statement June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta who is in the US will be back in India on Sunday after she was asked by the Mumbai Police to join investigation into the case filed against her former boyfriend and Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia as soon as possible. The police said that they...
  • Running test for police recruitment in evening now: Mumbai Commissioner June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Terming as "unfortunate" the death of four candidates who succumbed after suffering heatstrokes during a police recruitment drive, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria said the Crime Branch would conduct a probe into these incidents. Asked by reporters who should be held responsible for these deaths, Maria said as whenever the...
  • Mumbai Police contacts Preity Zinta, asks her to record statement June 18, 2014

    Mumbai Police on Wednesday contacted Preity Zinta and has asked her to record her statement by the end of this week. Meanwhile, in a new twist in the case, the Wadia Group filed a complaint with the Mumbai Police, alleging that group Chairman Nusli Wadia has been receiving threat calls...
  • IPL COO denies Preity's claims, says don't know about any altercation June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: In a jolt to actor Preity Zinta in her case filed against businessman Ness Wadia, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League Sundar Raman has denied being present at the Bangalore auction. Preity had claimed that Sundar Raman intervened after she had an altercation with Wadia...
  • Preity-Ness case: Police to record Kings XI Punjab COO's statement June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police has asked the King XI Punjab COO Frazer Castelino to record his statement in the case filed by actress Preity Zinta against businessman Ness Wadia. According to sources, police have asked Zinta's lawyer to call the actress and record her statement. She has been asked to appear...
  • Molestation case: Mumbai Police to urge Preity to record her statement June 15, 2014

    The story of Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia clearly goes beyond what transpired at the May 30 IPL match. Mumbai Police will send an email to Preity Zinta asking her to record her statement in the case at the earliest. ...
  • Police file chargesheet in Mumbai techie murder case May 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Police on Monday filed a chargesheet against the lone accused in the murder and suspected rape of a woman software engineer from Andhra Pradesh, who was found killed here in early January. The 542-page chargesheet against Chandrabhan Sudam Sanap, a history-sheeter who worked as a railway porter here and then...
  • Rhea Pillai alleges Paes trying to displace her from her home May 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Rhea Pillai has filed a criminal complaint against her former partner and tennis ace Leander Paes alleging that he is trying to displace her from her home. Leander's lawyers, however, said, "This is Leander's home. Leander had instructed his staff to prepare the guest room where his parents normally stay,...
  • Paes complains against former partner for threatening to abduct their child May 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Tennis ace Leander Paes has filed a criminal complaint against his former partner Rhea Pillai alleging that she has been threatening him to abduct their child and take her to UK. According to sources in the Mumbai Police, Leander has also filed a guardianship petition in the Bandra family court...
  • Retrial begins in Salman Khan hit-and-run case April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: A sessions court Monday began the retrial in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan, with the partial deposition of witnesses. The witnesses included Samba Gowda who had drawn the list of articles (panchnama) seized by police on the day of the incident, Sep 28, 2002. Gowda informed public...