28-yr-old held in hit-and-run case in Punjabi Bagh

28-yr-old held in hit-and-run case in Punjabi Bagh

Monday, 14 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 28-year-old man was arrested in a hit-and-run incident, after the accused driving a Mercedes-Benz allegedly hit a motorcycle carrying two  employees of food chain McDonalds at ring road opposite crematorium Punjabi Bagh, severely injuring the duo and fled the scene early morning on Saturday, police said. According to police, a...

SDMC Commissioner transferred to Goa

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

The Commissioner of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Puneet Kumar Goel has been transferred to Goa as per the order issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Thursday. Goel, a 1991-batch officer (AGMUT Cadre) was appointed as Commissioner of SDMC on 24th December, 2014.  Before that he had worked...

Those who seek votes in name of cows should also provide fodder: CM

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Those who seek votes in the name of cows should also provide fodder to them, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said Friday after he was told during his visit to Bawana that the BJP-led MCD has not released funds to a gaushala for two years in the area. Accompanied by Development...

Man visits graveyard to offer prayer at daughter’s grave, shot dead

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 38-year-old grieving father who went to offer prayer at her daughter’s grave in Welcome area graveyard in North east Delhi was allegedly shot dead by three unidentified persons. The chilling murder took place on Friday afternoon.  The deceased has been identified as Mehfuz a resident of Welcome area. According to...

Kejriwal raps Modi over Verma ouster

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Summary removal of  the  Director of  Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Alok Verma on Thursday evoked sharp reactions  from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal who alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had been making “all efforts” to remove Verma from the post for the past two months, sensing that he...

Nine senior police officers shifted from Capital

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In a major reshuffle, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Friday ordered the transfer of nine senior police officers from Delhi to Arunachal, Goa, Mizoram and the Union Territories (AGMUT). The MHA has also ordered the transfer of seven senior officials from AGMUT cadre to Delhi, with immediate effect.  Those...

2 foreigners held with Rs 32 cr heroin

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police on Friday claimed to have arrested 27 year-old Afghan national and 30-year-old Ivory Coast national on the charges of supplying heroin in the national Capital and Northern India. Police have recovered 8 kg heroin from the possession of the accused, estimated to be around Rs 32 crore...

Bus hits cyclist, civic worker dead

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In yet another incident of hit-and-run in the Capital, a 59-year-old civic worker died and his co-worker severely injured, after they were allegedly hit by a speeding private bus on Friday at Prithviraj Road, while they were riding a bicycle on their way to work. Police said the accused bus driver...

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