Raisen

  • Anguished at being marked absent from duty, cop ends life January 15, 2014

    Dejected at being marked "absent" for reporting late on duty, an assistant sub-inspector allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver, police said in Raisen on Wednesday. The ASI, KS Rajput (52), posted in Sanchi police station in Raisen, had a dispute with the duty officer on the issue of reporting...
  • Two MP policemen get life term for murdering a woman singer August 6, 2013

    A local court in Hoshangabad district has awarded life imprisonment to two policemen for murdering a woman singer in April 2010. Additional Sessions Judge Yogendra Shukla in recent verdict held Abhay Ahirwar and Pintoo Regar, posted in Raisen district at the time of the incident, guilty of murdering Nisha Chakravarty...
  • Youth charged with rape commits suicide February 9, 2013

    Raisen: A youth accused of raping a married woman near here has committed suicide apparently because he feared arrest in the case, police said on Saturday. Shibu Silawat allegedly raped a 30-year-old woman, who stays in his neighbourhood in Dilari village under Bhamori police station, on Thursday. The victim and her...