Articles about Yavatmal

Woman dies days after sister-in-law sets her ablaze; accused held

19 Jul 2021

India
Woman dies days after sister-in-law sets her ablaze; accused held

A 25-year-old woman died on Sunday, ten days after her sister-in-law allegedly set her afire in the Yavatmal district of Maharashtra, police said.

Maharashtra: 12 kids administered sanitizer instead of polio drops

02 Feb 2021

India
Maharashtra: 12 kids administered sanitizer instead of polio drops

In a shocking case of negligence, 12 kids in Maharashtra had to be hospitalized after they were given hand sanitizer instead of the oral polio vaccine on Sunday.

Watch: People climb Maharashtra school wall to help students cheat

04 Mar 2020

India
Watch: People climb Maharashtra school wall to help students cheat

In a shocking incident, a group of men climbed the boundary wall of a school in Yavatmal, Maharashtra, to help students cheat during an examination.

SC asks states to ensure safety of Kashmiri students

22 Feb 2019

India
SC asks states to ensure safety of Kashmiri students

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to Centre and 10 states over the assault of Kashmiri students after the barbaric terror attack in Pulwama on February 14.

Maharashtra: Man-eater tigress shot dead, reportedly in cold blood

03 Nov 2018

India
Maharashtra: Man-eater tigress shot dead, reportedly in cold blood

On Friday, a six-year-old man-eater tigress was shot and killed in the Yavatmal district forest of Maharashtra after a major hunt.

Maharashtra: Muharram sawari, Ganesh idol installed under one roof

18 Sep 2018

India
Maharashtra: Muharram sawari, Ganesh idol installed under one roof

A nondescript village in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra, which earlier had witnessed communal unrest, has now set an example of brotherhood by installing both the Muharram sawari and Lord Ganesh's idol under one roof.

Maharashtra: BJP councillor allegedly rapes woman for three years, arrested

22 Jul 2018

India
Maharashtra: BJP councillor allegedly rapes woman for three years, arrested

On Friday, police arrested Dheeraj Digambar Pathe, BJP councillor of Wani Municipal Council, Yavatmal district, Maharashtra, for allegedly raping a woman for past three years. Surprisingly, he tried to extort money from the victim too.