Sambhal

  • Congress candidate Krishnam lodges FIR for extortion 16-04-2014 04:10 PM

    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...
  • Modi should be booked for filing 'false' affidavit: Digvijaya Singh 11-04-2014 06:17 PM

    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...
  • Sambhal: Nine arrested for betting on India-South Africa match 23-12-2013 03:08 PM

    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...
  • Three youngsters abduct minor, rape in Sambhal 18-11-2013 05:42 PM

    A minor girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped by three youngstersin Sambhal, police said on Monday. The 16-year-old 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...
  • SP MLA lodges FIR against husband for attacking her 11-11-2013 02:36 PM

    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...
  • Man accuses MLA wife of beating him up 09-11-2013 04:25 PM

    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...
  • 4 GRP personnel assault 2 brothers for allegedly stealing a revolver, booked 01-10-2013 02:03 PM

    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...
  • Nephew of BSP leader shot dead in Sambhal 21-09-2013 12:24 PM

    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...
  • UP: Teenage girl set ablaze for resisting harassment 09-09-2013 01:48 PM

    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...
  • Akhilesh admits to 27 incidents of communal violence during SP reign 09-09-2013 11:05 AM

    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...
  • UP: 25-year-old kidnapped by ex-girlfriend after he refuses to marry her 23-08-2013 11:40 AM

    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...
  • 42 monkeys found dead in Sambhal 13-08-2013 12:15 PM

    Fourty-two 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...
  • FIR against six Delhi Police personnel 02-08-2013 06:20 PM

    An FIR was lodged against six members of a Delhi Police team after a person they had pickedup in connection with an auto-lifting 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...
  • Let the probe be completed, says Shivpal on IAS officer's suspension 29-07-2013 06:28 PM

    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...
  • Honour killing: Woman shot dead in UP 02-12-2012 02:37 PM

    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...