Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 1:18 AM

South Asian drug racket: Punjab claims heroin supply-chain broken

South Asian drug racket: Punjab claims heroin supply-chain broken

...knames but Punjab Police have found that these names were part of a multi-million dollar drugs racket operating in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka even as they claimed to have broken the supply chain of

Minor girl abducted from shelter home

Minor girl abducted from shelter home

...ek from Govind Dass, Ranjid and Mitali, aged between 25 and 30 years. The three were arrested from Vyapar Kendra in Sushant Lok area here Monday. The trio was sent to jail while the girl was

A bribe taker will go straight to jail, warns judge

A bribe taker will go straight to jail, warns judge

New Delhi, June 23 ((Cnews)) “Jo bhi rishwat khayega, seedha jail jayega (whoever takes bribe will go straight to jail)” should be the rule, said an exasperated special court judge as he sentenced six government officials to

23 kg heroin seized in Punjab, five druglords held

23 kg heroin seized in Punjab, five druglords held

...last four days. Five druglords have been arrested in this connection. The seized heroin is worth Rs.115 crore in the international market, police said. Inspector General (Counter Intelligence) Gaurav Yadav said operations carried out

Over 70,000 report to de-addiction centres in Punjab

Over 70,000 report to de-addiction centres in Punjab

...he village panchayats and elders, work out proper a rehabilitation programme at the grassroots level which would include exercise, sports and other activities to keep them occupied so that they do not attempt any relapse. Non-availability of

Three prisoners killed in Rajasthan jail clash

Three prisoners killed in Rajasthan jail clash

...ly 24 ((Crime News):) Three prisoners were killed – one gunned down and two others beaten to death – in a clash between members of two gangs in a jail in Rajasthan’s Bikaner Thursday, police said.

Undertrial dies after suffering burns in Bihar jail

Undertrial dies after suffering burns in Bihar jail

Patna, July 28 ((Crime News):) An undertrial prisoner, who was set on fire allegedly by a jail official in Bihar, Monday succumbed to his injuries at the Patna Medical College and Hospital here, officials said.

Custodial violence a serious issue: Court

Custodial violence a serious issue: Court

...Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau made the observation while dealing a complaint regarding custodial violence in the Tihar jail premisse which left undertrial prisoner Sanjay alias Amit injured. The complaint was filed by Amit’s counsel and

Smuggler with 12 kg heroin held in Punjab

Smuggler with 12 kg heroin held in Punjab

...uly 6 ((Crime News):) A smuggler with 12 kg of heroin worth Rs.60 crore in the international market was arrested in Punjab, police said Sunday. The arrest was made on the Amritsar-Tarn Taran road late

Two Chandigarh policemen injured in Punjab shootout

Two Chandigarh policemen injured in Punjab shootout

Chandigarh, June 25 ((Cnews)) Two officials of the Chandigarh police were injured in a shootout between a police team and gangsters near Punjab’s Moga town Wednesday evening, police sources said here. The injured included a