Delhi-NCR woke up to foggy morning on February 13. A thick layer of fog covered parts of Delhi and almost zero visibility was witnessed in the national capital. Even, DND flyway in Noida was covered with thick layer of fog. Similar situation was witnessed in Ghazipur-Ghaziabad Border as well. According to IMD, dense to very Dense Fog is very likely over Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and UP on Feb 13 to Feb 15.
Delhi Police has deployed additional security in view of 'chakka jam' called by farmers. Police intensified vigil at city borders to deal with situation arising out of 'chakka jam’. Protesting farmers have called for a three-hour nationwide ‘chakka jam’ on February 6. Around 50,000 police personnel, Paramilitary and Reserve Forces deployed in Delhi-NCR region. Police said that at least 12 metro stations across Delhi have also been put on alert. Police will monitor content on social media to keep a watch on those spreading rumours. This comes after Republic Day violence that had left over 500 security personnel injured. Farmers agitating against Centre's three farm laws are set to block roads and highways from 12 noon to 3pm in a bid to intensify protest.
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Drone cameras deployed around Tikri border to monitor the situation in the wake of 'Chakka Jam' call by farmers. Around 50,000 personnel of Delhi Police, Paramilitary and Reserve Forces are on alert in Delhi-NCR region to maintain law and order situation. At least 12 metro stations have also been put on alert.
An Air France flight en route from Paris to New Delhi made an emergency landing at Sofia Airport in Bulgaria on Friday at about 5 pm because of a disruptive passenger. The passenger, an Indian citizen, began to act up soon after take-off, quarrelling with other passengers, assaulting a flight attendant and pummeling the cockpit’s door.
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On International Women's Day, meet the elite all-women forces of Delhi Police who are trained to swing into action in the event of a terror attack in the national capital. While the SWAT team has their guns, on the other hand, the all-women band of the Delhi police's choice of instrument is the bagpipe. Tough and talented, these women show that one can be all that one wants to be.
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A bus conductor in Tamil Nadu, who has planted over 3 lakh saplings in the last 30 years using his own money, is garnering appreciation on social media. Marimuthu Yoganathan is a bus conductor in the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation. Yoganathan in Coimbatore distributes saplings for free of cost to passengers travelling in his bus. He spends 40% of his salary to take care of these plants. Seeing his dedication, a friend from US donated 3 acres of land to Marimuthu where he works daily after duty. A known eco activist, Yoganathan has been awarded "Eco Warrior" award by Vice-President of India, 'Unsung Hero' award by wildlife film-maker Mike Pandey and film actor John Abraham in "Timberland" function held in Delhi.
In a shocking development that highlights India's pollution and stray cattle problem, veterenarians in Haryana's Faridabad have extracted about 70 kgs of waste from a pregnant cow. The vets noticed the cow struggling and decided to undertake a surgery when they discovered 70 kgs of plastic, iron nail, marble and other waste in the cow's stomach.
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Veterinarians in Haryana's Faridabad extracted over 70 kilograms of plastic, iron materials and other garbage from a pregnant cow, but both the animal and her baby died. The pregnant cow was rescued after it met with an accident, it underwent abortion later. This case has highlighted the country's twin problems of pollution and stray cattle. "A pregnant cow was rescued after it met with an accident, it underwent abortion later. We operated the animal and removed over 70 kgs of garbage from its body including plastic, glass and iron materials. However, we couldn't save it," said Veterinarian Atul Maurya, Faridabad to ANI.
Mumbai Crime branch arrested gang of private detective in connection with Call Detail Record (CDR) racket on February 10. "We arrested 7 people from cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Faridabad, and Mangalore. We found CDR, SDR and bank statements from their possession," said a crime branch official.
Vehicular movement to Ghaziabad from Delhi through Ghazipur border has been partially restored since Monday evening Stung by party colleague Anand Sharma's open condemnation, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury today posted a series of tweets in a scorching thread titled 'Know Your Facts, Anand Sharma'. Union health minister Harsh Vardhan and his wife Nutan Goel took the Covid-19 vaccine shot at Delhi Heart and Lung Institute on Tuesday morning. Another horrific crime committed in UP's Hathras. A man who was jailed briefly in 2018 in a sexualassault case, out on bail ever since, allegedly shot dead the survivor's father on Monday in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras district. The Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted bail to BARC former CEO Partho Dasgupta, an accused in the alleged TRP scam.
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2 people died after a family residing in Ghaziabad was attacked inside their house on February 06. 5 people were present in the house which included 2 women and 3 children. Unidentified man had attacked them with sharp-edged weapons. Both the women died on spot. All 3 children have been admitted in the hospital. Police is probing the incident. More details awaited.
Farmers' protest continued at Ghazipur border. Police tightened security by blocking roads near Akshardham in Delhi in view of ongoing farmers' protest at Ghazipur border. Vehicular movement has been restricted between Delhi and Ghaziabad on NH-24. On Feb 01, farmers' agitation against 3 new farm laws entered 68th day.
A class 11 student jumped off his 15th-floor apartment and died in UP's Noida. The teen was allegedly battling depression due to his physical looks, skin complexion. The local Sector 49 police station was alerted around 5 am about the incident. Police said the body was sent for autopsy and no complaint has been made by the family. Ranvijay Singh, ADCP, Noida said, “A 17-year-old kid jumped off his apartment and died in Noida Sector 78. His parents said their son had been battling depression due to his skin complexion. The boy's parents were living separately and he was staying with his father.”
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A 17-year-old boy committed suicide by jumping from the 15th floor of his society in Noida sector-49 on March 06, said city's ADCP (Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police) Ranvijay Singh who also informed that the teenager's father suspected his son's inferiority complex of his dark skin the cause for the harsh step. Singh added that the parents of the 17-year-old had separated, and this angle is also being investigated, however, no such statement has been made by anyone so far.
An encounter broke out between police and miscreants in Greater Noida on February 14. Around 3 criminals were arrested by police. Two cars, one buffalo, cartridges and Rs. 20 thousand were recovered from the culprits. One of the miscreants had a reward of Rs. 25 thousand. All three of them had multiple robbery cases under their name.
Reduced visibility in Greater Noida led to at least six vehicles ramming into each other at Yamuna Expressway on February 13, causing injuries to around 12 people. All the injured have been rushed to hospital. Meanwhile, Police is present at the spot and making efforts to clear the route. More details are awaited.
UP Police reached Mumbai to conduct a probe into the case lodged against web series 'Tandav'. The four-member team arrived at the residence of 'Tandav' director Ali Abbas Zafar. Issuing notice, UP Police asked Zafar to be present before the Investigation Officer on January 27. 'Tandav' landed in controversy for allegedly 'hurting religious sentiments'. At least three FIRs have been lodged against the makers and artists of 'Tandav'. The FIRs have been registered in UP's Lucknow, Greater Noida and Shahjahanpur. 'Tandav', a nine-episode political thriller, started streaming on Amazon Prime last week. The web series stars Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub among others.
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