Rs 1 cr seized from car ahead of poll

Rs 1 cr seized from car ahead of poll

Friday, 15 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Over Rs 1 crore in cash was seized from a car here on Thursday amid restrictions clamped under the model code of conduct for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, police said. The car was intercepted near Behlolpur village under Noida Phase 3 police station limits around 12.45 pm during a routine...

20-yr-old escapes after car goes up in flames at flyover

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nA 20-year-old youth had a narrow escape after a fire gutted the car in which he was travelling in on the Akshardham flyover in East Delhi. The incident comes days after three people, including two minor girls, were charred to death in a similar case on the Akshardham flyover. He has been...

Goel burns manifesto of AAP, accuses party of cheating

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Union Minister Vijay Goel on Wednesday burnt the manifesto of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and a symbolic tower of its failed promises while accusing the ruling party of “cheating” the people of Delhi. The protest came ahead of AAP’s scheduled event to torch BJP’s manifesto to protest against it’s betrayal on...

G’gram Sec-67 to get first Govt super multi-speciality hospital

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | GURUGRAM

The Municipal Corporation Gurugram (MCG) will be constructing the first Government super multi-speciality hospital in Sector-67. The hospital  would come out on 10 acres of land and is estimated to cost around Rs 30 crores. The construction of the proposed 350-bed super multi-speciality hospital was scheduled to start within one year....

12K political hoardings, posters removed

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Public hoardings carrying images of party leaders, Government schemes or any political references were removed or covered up in the city in accordance with the model code of conduct for the general elections on Wednesday. According to officials, more than 12011 hoardings, banners and posters violating the model code of conduct...

List of service voters being updated ahead of poll

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Personnel of the Armed Forces, Central Armed Police Forces and State police personnel deployed outside their constituencies are considered as service voters and according to the national Capital’s electoral roll published this January, there are over 9,000 service voters in Delhi. “The electoral roll is being continuously updated ahead of the...

Cong files plaint against AAP for violating poll code

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) has received a complaint from Delhi Congress on Wednesday which has accused Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of putting pressure on parents of children enrolled in Government schools to vote for their candidates in the Lok Sabha polls. The six member delegation of Delhi Congress headed by...

Wanted Khalistani ultra held in Capital

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 53-year-old terrorist and a member of the banned terrorist group ‘Khalistan Commando Force’ (KCF) and an associate of Jarnail Singh Bhinderwale, who was killed by the Indian Army in ‘Operation Blue Star’ in 1984 was arrested by the Delhi Police. The accused Gursewak Singh, wanted by Indian security agencies,...