Articles about Gujarat Police

Gujarat: Woman forcefully puts minor's hand in boiling oil; arrested

23 Sep 2021

Gujarat: Woman forcefully puts minor's hand in boiling oil; arrested

A woman in Gujarat's Patan district allegedly forced her 11-year-old neighbor to put her hand in a pan of boiling oil to prove that she was not lying, police said on Thursday.

Man seals private parts with adhesive to avoid pregnancy; dies

25 Aug 2021

Man seals private parts with adhesive to avoid pregnancy; dies

A 25-year-old man in Gujarat allegedly died after using a strong epoxy adhesive to seal his private parts instead of using a condom during sex.

Gujarat: Two killed in accident; two drown during religious event

18 Aug 2021

Gujarat: Two killed in accident; two drown during religious event

Two people were killed when a car hit them in Gujarat's Banaskantha district, while, two persons drowned in a river during a religious program in Anand district on Wednesday, the police said.

Dang in Gujarat makes clicking selfies a criminal offense

29 Jun 2021

Dang in Gujarat makes clicking selfies a criminal offense

Clicking selfies has been made a criminal offense in Gujarat's Dang district in a bid to check accidents due to such activities, officials said on Tuesday.

Speeding car runs over family asleep on footpath in Ahmedabad

29 Jun 2021

Speeding car runs over family asleep on footpath in Ahmedabad

A woman was killed while her husband and two children were injured after a speeding car ran over them when they were sleeping on a footpath in Ahmedabad, Gujarat in the wee hours of Tuesday, police said.

Gujarat: Teenage tribal couple thrashed for eloping; three people arrested

17 Jun 2021

Gujarat: Teenage tribal couple thrashed for eloping; three people arrested

A young tribal couple from a remote village in Gujarat's Chhotaudepur district was allegedly thrashed with sticks for eloping by five men, including family members of the teenage girl, in the presence of villagers, police said on Wednesday, adding three accused were arrested.

Gujarat: Over one lakh cops deployed to enforce COVID-19 rules

12 May 2021

Gujarat: Over one lakh cops deployed to enforce COVID-19 rules

More than one lakh police personnel have been deployed across Gujarat to ensure strict enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines in light of the recent rise in infections, an official said on Wednesday.

Gujarat: Article over CM Rupani's replacement lands news-editor in soup

12 May 2020

Gujarat: Article over CM Rupani's replacement lands news-editor in soup

The Gujarat Police has detained the editor of a Gujarati news website for allegedly suggesting in a news item that CM Vijay Rupani may be removed from his post.

Police says Nithyananda fled country; government has no formal information

22 Nov 2019

Police says Nithyananda fled country; government has no formal information

On Thursday, the Ministry of External Affairs said that it has no formal information on self-styled godman Swami Nithyananda fleeing the country.

Kamlesh Tiwari murder: 3 arrested; 2 others on the run

19 Oct 2019

Kamlesh Tiwari murder: 3 arrested; 2 others on the run

A day after the murder of Kamlesh Tiwari, founder of the Hindu Samaj Party, three people have been arrested in a joint operation between Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat Police.

Gujarat: Police bust fake currency printing racket; one arrested

17 Sep 2018

Gujarat: Police bust fake currency printing racket; one arrested

Police in Gujarat's Jamnagar city busted a fake currency note printing racket last Tuesday and arrested a person in this connection from his residence in Shastrinagar.

2007 Hyderabad blasts case judgment to be delivered on Sept-4

27 Aug 2018

2007 Hyderabad blasts case judgment to be delivered on Sept-4

A local court in Hyderabad today said the judgment in the 2007 Hyderabad twin-bomb blasts case will be delivered on September 4.

55-year-old Vadodara aunty's 'Kiki Challenge' video goes viral

04 Aug 2018

55-year-old Vadodara aunty's 'Kiki Challenge' video goes viral

A Kiki dance challenge video of a 55-year-old woman, a Vadodara city resident, has gone viral on social media in Gujarat, even as police in several states have warned people not to perform such acts.

Congress accuses BJP of being involved in mega bitcoin scam

06 Jul 2018

Congress accuses BJP of being involved in mega bitcoin scam

The Indian National Congress (INC) has accused the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) of being involved in a "mega Bitcoin scam" worth anything between Rs. 5,000 crore and Rs. 88,000 crore.

Asaram rape-case: Jodhpur Court to pronounce verdict on April 25

07 Apr 2018

Asaram rape-case: Jodhpur Court to pronounce verdict on April 25

A special SC/ST court here today reserved its order for April 25 in a 2012 rape case against self-styled godman Asaram after the final arguments were completed.

LeT terrorist behind Red Fort attack arrested after 17 years

11 Jan 2018

LeT terrorist behind Red Fort attack arrested after 17 years

Bilal Ahmed Kawa, a key suspect involved in the December 22, 2000 terror shoot-out at Red Fort, was arrested on Wednesday evening from Delhi airport.

Akshardham temple terror-attack case: Key accused arrested after 15 years

04 Nov 2017

Akshardham temple terror-attack case: Key accused arrested after 15 years

Fifteen years after the deadly terror strike on the Akshardham Temple in Gujarat's Gandhinagar in September 2002, the Ahmedabad Crime Branch Police arrested Ajmeri Abdul Rashid, a key accused in the case.

Parliament day 10: 'Stop murder of Constitution, democracy!'

28 Jul 2017

Parliament day 10: 'Stop murder of Constitution, democracy!'

On Day 10 of the monsoon session of parliament, the House witnessed noisy protests by the opposition, who claimed the ruling BJP was misusing Gujarat Police.

Crisis at Tata power plant averted with robot's help

27 May 2017

Crisis at Tata power plant averted with robot's help

The Tata Power Plant in Mundra (Gujarat) was staring at expenditures worth crores after a 2kg hammer fell into a high-pressure steam pipe during a maintenance drive.

Geeta Johri of Sohrabuddin infamy becomes Guj DGP

05 Apr 2017

Geeta Johri of Sohrabuddin infamy becomes Guj DGP

Police officer Geeta Johri who investigated the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case has been appointed Gujarat's DGP, the first woman to lead the police force.

Sohrabuddin encounter plea against Amit Shah rejected

08 Nov 2016

Sohrabuddin encounter plea against Amit Shah rejected

A plea seeking review of the Supreme Court's decision which gave a clean chit to BJP president Amit Shah in the case of fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh was rejected by the apex court.

Supreme Court rejects plea against Amit Shah

02 Aug 2016

Supreme Court rejects plea against Amit Shah

On 1st August, 2016, a plea filed against the discharge of Amit Shah in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake-encounter case was rejected by the apex court in Delhi.