Postmortem

  • CBI finds irregularities in statements of Badaun victims' relatives July 20, 2014

    Badaun: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has found inconsistencies in the statements of the relatives of the Badaun garngrape and murder victims. The central nodal agency had conducted the polygraph tests on the father and uncle of the deceased on Saturday night. The CBI has also recorded the statement of...
  • Woman strangulated to death by husband, in-laws for dowry July 18, 2014

    A woman was allegedly murdered by her husband and his family over dowry demands in Muzaffarnagar, police said. The woman identified as Ruchi was strangulated to death by the accused in Krishnapuri locality on Thursday. The body was later hanged from the ceiling to make it appear like a case of...
  • Woman succumbs to burn injuries after being allegedly set on fire by occultist July 15, 2014

    A 40-year-old woman succumbed to her burn injuries on Tueday at a government hospital here, after being allegedly set on fire by an occultist. The woman was 'set' ablaze on Monday at her house when a tantrik (occultist) identified as Chotelal alias Baba Yadav, had came to treat her while she...
  • Man allegedly killed by elder brother over property dispute July 13, 2014

    A 30-year-old man was allegedly killed by his elder brother in Muzaffarnagar's Atmakhiyali village  three days back over some property dispute, following which police arrested the accused on Sunday. On Wednesday, Tisheel Kumar (30) was found hanging from the ceiling fan in his room by his wife, who intimated the police about...
  • 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 by three motorcycle-borne miscreants in Buxar July 10, 2014

    One person was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne miscreants at Dhansoi Bazaar area of Bihar's Buxar district on Thursday, police said. The deceased has been identified as Surendra Prasad Singh (46), they said, adding that the murder was a fall out of old enmity. "Criminals shot the middle-aged man and he died...
  • Woman killed, four others injured as jeep overturns July 9, 2014

    A woman was killed and four others injured as a jeep carrying them overturned on Areraj-Motihari road in Motihari district on Wednesday, police said. The mishap took place as the jeep with half a dozen occupants overturned after ramming to a railing of a culvert due to negligence of the driver,...
  • Badaun rape and murder case: CBI to have fresh post-mortem of the two girls July 9, 2014

    In a new twist to the alleged rape and murder of two girls in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, CBI has decided to exhume the bodies of the victims for a fresh autopsy as the probe agency feels that proper procedure was not followed while conducting the postmortem. Highly-placed sources in the...
  • Three youths killed in a road accident as truck rams motorcycle July 8, 2014

    Three youths were killed when the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a truck near Akbarabad area in Kanpur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place on Monday, when the three youths were on their way back home and a speeding truck knocked them down, they said. The youths, identified...
  • Bike-jeep collision: Two persons killed in road accident in Ghazipur July 8, 2014

    Two persons, including a Provincial Armed Constabulary jawan, were killed when the motorcycle they were travelling in collided with a jeep in Kasimabad area in Ghazipur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place near Baburi village on Monday, they said, adding that the deceased have been identified as PAC Jawan...
  • Did not tamper Sunanda Pushkar's postmortem report: Ghulam Nabi Azad July 5, 2014

    News Delhi: Former Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has refuted charges of his alleged involvement in the tampering of postmortem report of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. The Congress leader instead questioned the credibility of Dr Sudhir Gupta, head of AIIMS Forensic Department who alleged that he was...
  • Three drown in boat capsize at Kanota dam June 29, 2014

    Three persons were drowned after the boat they were riding, capsized at Kanota dam in the Jaipur, police said on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Narendra Singh, Kuldeep, and Mohammed Jaffar, they said. The three had gone to the dam on Friday evening for a boat ride, but later it capsized...
  • Unidentified person rapes, kills minor girl in Bahraich June 27, 2014

    An 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed by an unidentified person in Visheshwarganj area Bahraich, police said on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday when the girl had gone to collect mangoes from an orchard, following which the accused allegedly raped her, Sunil Singh, In-charge Superintendent of Police said. Later,...
  • Body of 47-year-old journalist found June 22, 2014

    Body of a 47-year-old sports journalist was found lying in Vidur Nagar area of the city, police said on Sunday. The body of journalist Lokendra Bayas was recovered from CAT Road area near Vidur Nagar, Rajendra Nagar police station in-charge, Kamlesh Sharma adding that Bayas was associated with an eveninger....
  • Woman, her daughter burnt alive by husband, in-laws for dowry June 18, 2014

    A woman and her six-year-old daughter was burnt alive allegedly by her husband and in-laws in Khananka village for not meeting their dowry demands. Police registered an FIR on the basis of a complaint made by Mehndi Hasan who alleged that his daughter Sanno (24) and Rukhsar (6) were burnt alive...
  • Girl found hanging from a tree in Aligarh June 16, 2014

    The body of an unidentified girl, in her twenties, was on Sunday found hanging from a tree near Kherashwar temple in Lodha area in Aligarh, police said. As news of this incident reached the district headquarters senior police and district officers rushed to the spot which is about 10 kilometres on...
  • Post-mortem report of woman found hanging in Bahraich does not confirm rape June 12, 2014

    The post-mortem report of the 45-year-old woman, whose body was found hanging from a tree in Bahraich on Wednesday, has "not confirmed rape", even as five policemen have been suspended in connection with the case. "The post-mortem report of the woman has not confirmed rape. The cause of death is ante-mortem hanging....
  • Three decomposed bodies found in Sahpur, police suspect murder June 8, 2014

    The police on Sunday recovered three unidentified dead bodies in Bihar's Katihar district. While bodies of a man and a woman were recovered from Sahpur village under Rataura police station of the district, body of another man was found on railway tracks at Azamnagar under Barsoi police station. Police said...
  • 5-year-old elephant dies in Rajaji National Park June 4, 2014

    A 5-year-old elephant died near the Ramgarh range of Rajaji National Park in Dehradun during a fight between the elephants, officials said. The pachyderm's body was found by the forest officials during daily patrolling. They then informed the senior officials, they said. The deep marks on elephant's body suggests that it was...
  • Two sisters gangraped, hanged from a tree in Katra village May 30, 2014

    In a gruesome case, two teenage sisters were allegedly gangraped and later hanged from a tree in Katra village in Badaun, police said on Wednesday. The two cousins had gone missing from their house on Tuesday night, following which their bodies were found hanging from a mango tree in the village...
  • MCD employee arrested for stabbing wife to death May 20, 2014

    A 30-year-old woman was allegedly stabbed to death by her husband in Sihani Gate area of Ghaziabad district on Monday. According to the police, Sivraj, a Municipal Corporation of Delhi employee was arrested on Monday evening in connection with the murder of his wife. Sivraj, who according to the police was a habitual...
  • Honour killing: Family strangulates girl, hangs body to pass it off as suicide May 12, 2014

    In a case of honour killing, a 14-year-old girl was strangulated to death by her family members who later hanged her body to pass it off as a case of suicide in Mirzapur Jagir village of Bareilly, police said on Monday. The victim, a class 8 student was spotted with her...
  • Three killed after unidentified vehicle rams into their bike May 9, 2014

    Three persons were killed after an unidentified vehicle rammed into their bike on Etah road in Jasrana area on Friday, police said. The incident took place this morning when Srinivas (25), Surjan (20) and Harish (24) were travelling on a bike which was hit by the vehicle killing them on the...
  • 5 killed, 1 injured as SUV rams into a truck May 8, 2014

    Five persons were killed and another injured when a SUV rammed into a stationary truck in Gambhirpur area here, police said on Thursday . The incident took place on Wednesday when the SUV lost control and rammed into the truck while returning from Jaunpur. Those killed were identified as Rahman (25), Surtaj...
  • Government school teacher stabs colleague to death before committing suicide May 7, 2014

    A 24-year-old government teacher allegedly stabbed his 32-year-old woman colleague to death before committing suicide reportedly over an affair between the two in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district police said on Tuesday. "The contractual 'shikshakarmi' (teacher) Divyanshu Khare killed his married colleague Savita Dubey in front of her five-year-old daughter at her house...
  • Harassed over dowry, woman commits suicide May 2, 2014

    A 32-year-old woman on Thursday committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her residence in Indirapuram area here, allegedly after being consistently harassed by her husband for dowry. Based on a complaint filed by the woman's parents, police have arrested her husband, Karan Khanna, and registered a case...
  • Two bodies tied in separate sacks recovered by police April 30, 2014

    Two bodies have been recovered by police in separate sacks in Bihar's Nawada district, police said on Wednesday. The unidentified bodies of a couple aged 19 years bore strangulation marks. They were packed in separate sacks and were thrown at state highway near Paltu village, Officer in-charge of Nadriganj police station...
  • 'Sadhu' commits suicide in a religious place April 27, 2014

    A 40-year-old 'sadhu' has allegedly committed suicide following an argument with a 'sadhvi' at a dharamshala in Muzaffarnagar's Shukartal, police said on Sunday. The victim, Om Brahamchari Anil committed suicide yesterday by shooting himself in a dharamshala, police said, adding he was living with a woman 'sadhvi' Anusuiya (55). Following a...
  • Final-year MBBS student beaten to death in Muzaffarnagar medical college April 25, 2014

    A final-year MBBS student at the Muzaffarnagar Medical College was allegedly beaten to death by fellow students, police said on Friday. Manoj Malik was allegedly thrashed by eight students, studying in different classes, in the college premises on Thursday, they said. A case has been registered against Himanshu Saini, Praveen, Monu, Bijender,...
  • Bhadohi: Four killed in trucks collision April 17, 2014

    Four members of a family were killed when two trucks collided in Aurai area in Bhadohi, police said on Thursday. The incident took place last night when two trucks collided near Aurai crossing and ran over four persons sleeping alongside road killing them on the spot.  Those killed were identified as...