SAMBHAL

  • UP: 19-year-old rapes minor Dalit girl in Sambhal, held family captive for 3 days December 9, 2014

    Lucknow: In a shocker from Uttar Pradesh, a 13-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped by her 19 year-old neighbour in Sambhal. The girl and her family were allegedly held captive for three days before the accused fled away. The parents of the girl have registered an FIR against the accused. The...
  • Black money: Digvijaya Singh dares Centre to reveal names of account holders October 30, 2014

    Sambhal: Reminding the BJP government of its poll promise of bringing back black money, Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh dared the Centre saying if it has courage it should reveal the name of account holders. "If it (central government) has a bit of courage it should reveal the name of...
  • 2 killed, 1 injured in clash over political rivalry August 18, 2014

    Two persons were shot dead and another injured in a clash between two parties over political rivalry related to panchayat polls in Rajpura area, police said. Ramveer (40) and Rambabu (32) were shot dead when the two parties opened fire at each other in Shahpur village late on Sunday night, Station...
  • Honour killing: 22yearold girl shot dead by father for marrying against his wishes August 18, 2014

    In a suspected case of honour killing, a girl was allegedly shot dead by her father in Baniyather area in Sambhal, police said. The 22yearold girl was shot dead by her father Ram Chandra, with a countrymade firearm in Narauli town on Sunday evening, Station Officer Kunj Bihari Mishra said. Prima facie...
  • Two men gangrape 14yearold girl, booked July 22, 2014

    A minor girl was allegedly gangraped by two persons in Chandausi area, police said. The victim's mother informed police on Monday that her 14yearold daughter was raped allegedly by Mahabeer and Pramod on July 17, SHO, Chandausi, Girish Chandra said. A case had been lodged against the accused. ...
  • Man allegedly stabs wife to death on suspicion of infidelity in Sambhal June 23, 2014

    A 32yearold woman was murdered allegedly by her husband in Asmauli area, police said in Sambhal on Monday. Babita was stabbed to death by her husband Rajendra on Sunday evening in Murthala as the latter suspected that she was involved in an illicit relationship, station incharge Asmauli Yashpal Singh said. He said...
  • Sambhal: Man stabs 32yearold woman to death on suspicion of infidelity June 23, 2014

    A 32yearold woman was murdered allegedly by her husband in Asmauli area, police said in Sambhal. Babita was stabbed to death by her husband Rajendra late on Sunday evening in Murthala as the latter suspected that she was involved in an illicit relationship, station incharge Asmauli Yashpal Singh said. He said that...
  • Two police constables arrested for raping minor in Sambhal June 10, 2014

    Two police constables, who were accused of raping a 14yearold girl, have been arrested and placed under suspension, a senior police officer said in Sambhal. Police constables Lokendra Singh and Devraj, who were accused of rape, were arrested late on Monday night and have been suspended, Additional Superintendent of Police VK...
  • Woman alleges gang rape in Sambhal June 7, 2014

    Sambhal: A 35yearold woman was allegedly gang raped by four persons in Asmauli area, police said on Saturday. The victim alleged that she was gangraped by four persons on June 5 when she was alone at her residence, circle officer Jagveer Singh said. He said that the woman lodged a complaint...
  • Two murdered, BJP leader attacked in separate incidents May 31, 2014

    Two persons were murdered and a local BJP leader was attacked in separate incidents in the city, police said on Saturday. District president of BJP Yuva Morcha (youth wing of BJP) was attacked by some unidentified persons on Friday in Chandausi area, police said. Sudhir Malhotra was attacked when he was returning...
  • Sambhal: Homeguard jawan shot dead by stepson May 27, 2014

    A homeguard jawan has been shot dead allegedly by his stepson in Chandausi area in Sambhal, police said on Tuesday. Ramfal (45), was shot by his stepson Abhishek using the former's licenced gun Monday night killing him on the spot. The accused has been arrested, the police said adding the incident was...
  • Stepfather abducts, rapes 27yearold daughter, booked May 2, 2014

    A woman was allegedly raped by her stepfather and two others in Hayatnagar area in Sambhal, police said. The 27yearold victim has alleged in her complaint that her stepfather Chandrapal and his two friends Ravi Sharma and Rambabu abducted her when she was returning from a factory and raped her. Police have...
  • Congress candidate Krishnam lodges FIR for extortion April 16, 2014

    Congress candidate from Sambhal constituency Acharya Pramod Krishnam has lodged an FIR against an unidentified person for alleged extortion of Rs 25 lakh from him, police said on Wednesday. An FIR was registered on Tuesday on Krishnam's complaint at Asmoli police station here, they said. According to the complaint, an unidentified person...
  • Modi should be booked for filing 'false' affidavit: Digvijaya Singh April 11, 2014

    Accusing Narendra Modi of lying on the issue of his marital status, Congress leader Dijvijaya Singh, on Friday, demanded the Election Commission to lodge a criminal case against him for giving "false affidavit" while contesting elections. "Such a liar can not become the Prime Minister of the country. If a common...
  • Sambhal: Nine arrested for betting on IndiaSouth Africa match December 23, 2013

    Nine persons have been arrested for allegedly betting on the India Vs South Africa Test match in Johannesburg, police source said on Monday. The arrests were made on Sunday from Chowdhury Sarai area when the accused were betting during the match, Superintendent of Police, Sambhal, Tehsildar Singh said. The police has also...
  • Three youngsters abduct minor, rape in Sambhal November 18, 2013

    A minor girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped by three youngstersin Sambhal, police said on Monday. The 16yearold girl, a resident of Jalalpur Mohammdaba, had gone to attend a Muharram procession on Friday when she was abducted and gangraped by three youths while returning home, they said. The incident came to light...
  • SP MLA lodges FIR against husband for attacking her November 11, 2013

    A Samajwadi Party MLA has lodged an FIR against her husband, alleging that he and some others attacked her and even opened fire, police said on Monday. SP MLA from Chandausi Laxmi Gautam lodged a complaint at Chandausi police station on Sunday night, they said. She has alleged that her husband Dilip...
  • Man accuses MLA wife of beating him up November 9, 2013

    A Samajwadi Party MLA has been booked along with her aides for allegedly beating up her estranged husband. Dilip Varshney, estranged husband of Laxmi Gautam who is MLA from Chandausi, has lodged an FIR in this regard, police said on Saturday. He alleged that Gautam along with her gunner and other associates...
  • 4 GRP personnel assault 2 brothers for allegedly stealing a revolver, booked October 1, 2013

    Four GRP personnel, including a Station Officer, have been booked for allegedly illegally confining two brothers and beating them up, accusing them of stealing a revolver, police said on Tuesday. The case was registered at the Chandausi police station on Monday on a complaint filed by the mother of the two...
  • Nephew of BSP leader shot dead in Sambhal September 21, 2013

    Nephew of a local BSP leader was shot dead allegedly by his friend in Nakhasa area, police said in Sambhal on Saturday. Irfan (26), who had gone out with his friend Gaurav Sharma on Friday evening, was found injured in a car outside the district hospital, they said. Police said Irfan, nephew...
  • UP: Teenage girl set ablaze for resisting harassment September 9, 2013

    A 16-year-old girl was set ablaze allegedly by three men after she objected to them harassing her in Mohammadpur Kashi village in the district, police said on Monday. The girl sustained 85 per cent burn injuries after being set ablaze on Sunday and her condition was stated to be serious by...
  • Akhilesh admits to 27 incidents of communal violence during SP reign September 9, 2013

    As many as 27 incidents of communal violence have taken since the Samajwadi Party (SP) formed the government in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav admitted. Major clashes were reported from Mathura, Bareilly and Faizabad. Clashes were also reported in Lucknow, Bijnor, Sitapur, Sambhal and Moradabad. Three communal incidents were reported...
  • UP: 25-year-old kidnapped by ex-girlfriend after he refuses to marry her August 23, 2013

    Sambhal: A 25-year-old youth was allegedly abducted by his ex-girlfriend and her two friends after he refused to marry her in Chaman Sarai area in Sambhal, police said on Friday. A case has been registered against the girl and her two friends at Kothwali Police Station. As per the complaint filed...
  • 42 monkeys found dead in Sambhal August 13, 2013

    Fourtytwo monkeys were found dead in Nakhasa area of Sambhal district. The police are suspecting that the monkeys were poisoned. The monkeys were found dead yesterday on Rahtol road, said the police. The carcasses have been sent for postmortem to ascertain the cause of the death, police said. An FIR has also...
  • FIR against six Delhi Police personnel August 2, 2013

    An FIR was lodged against six members of a Delhi Police team after a person they had pickedup in connection with an autolifting case died allegedly because of severe beating by them. The team led by ASI Satish Chandra arrived at Sunwar Sarai village under Dhanari police station area Friday morning...
  • Let the probe be completed, says Shivpal on IAS officer's suspension July 29, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh PWD minister Shivpal Singh on Monday declined to comment on the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, who had clamped down on illegal mining in Uttar Pradesh, saying that the truth will come out only after an inquiry. "Nothing could be said before an inquiry into the matter,"...
  • UP: 13 booked for burning effigies of Sonia, PM February 10, 2013

    Sambhal: An FIR has been registered against 13 persons for allegedly burning effigy of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi protesting the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. The FIR was registered at Sambhal police station on Saturday night under section 188 IPC (Disobedience to order) and...
  • Honour killing: Woman shot dead in UP December 2, 2012

    Sambhal: In a suspected case of honour killing, a woman was shot dead allegedly by her brothers in the district after she married against her family's wishes, the police said on Sunday. Ruby, 25, was killed by Nasir and Zakir on Saturday evening in Mahmood Khan Sarai locality. Her husband...
  • UP: Child killed during SP leader's victory celebration March 6, 2012

    Sambhal: A 12yearold child was killed by a gun shot at the victory celebration of Samajwadi Party leader Iqbal Mahmood in Sambhal. Police said the 12yearold boy identified as Danish died after being hit by a bullet during celebratory firing allegedly by supporters of Mahmood. Sambhal is about 350 km...