Private Jets, Double-Engine Aircraft…Elections Means Princely Privileges

November 21, 2022 12:40 pm

With only a few weeks to go for the elections in the state, the campaigns are getting tense and outrageously expensive. Demand for helicopters and charter flights to ferry leaders to various campaign sites will be the order of the day closer to the elections. The greater the stature of the leaders the better the […]

Gujarat Bootleggers Smuggle Liquor In Pushpa Style

November 13, 2022 8:58 pm

Gujarat bootleggers get inspired from the popular Telugu  Pushpa film to smuggle liquor in the State. Recently, bootleggers brought liquor filled in Amul Tankers. Ahmedabad city Zone-5 DCP Baldev Desai seized 218 cartons of liquor filled in milk cartons. Police also seized goods of a total Rs 20.50 lakh. The case is still investigated by […]

From Selling Fruit To Liquor, The Rise Of Bootlegging King Vinod Sindhi

November 7, 2022 7:42 pm

It’s election time and the police are busy raiding the ‘liquor dens’ across the state, and especially in cities such as Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Surat. The kingpin controlling almost 90% illicit liquor business in Gujarat, a man named Vinod Sindhi, is believed to be hiding in Dubai and pulling the strings from there. The story of Vinod Sindhi is […]

Morbi Cable Bridge Collapse: Over 60 Dead, 100 Untraceable 

October 30, 2022 10:09 pm

In a big mishap, a cable bridge collapsed in the Machchhu river of Morbi district, Gujarat on Sunday evening. This incident left several people injured. Over 500 people around over 150 fell in the river when the bridge collapsed. Currently, more than 100 people are untraceable and over 60 people are found dead. The area […]

IPS Gets Surprise Birthday party Organized Through Crony, Collects 50 Tolas Of Gold

September 23, 2022 8:16 pm

The party it was! An IPS officer is rumored to have organized a surprise party with his crony’s help and to have collected more than 50 tolas of gold. Not a single government employee was invited to the party. It has become a topic of discussion that the officer, who is known as Tik Tok […]

Gujarat: Former Home Minister Vipul Chaudhary Detained By ACB, Corruption Of Rs.500 Crores In Doodh Sagar Dairy Alleged

September 15, 2022 11:38 am

Vipul Chaudhary, Ex Home Minister of Gujarat and Ex Chairman of Dudh Sagar Dairy, Mehsana and one of the major players in the cooperative dairy sector politics is detained by the Anti Corruption bureau. He is held in context of an offence (C R No. 5/2022) registered at Mehsana ACB Police Station, under sections 406,409,420,465,467, […]

Gujarat: Ahmedabad Is Domicile To Nearly 3,000 Pakistani Hindus

August 25, 2022 10:02 am

Pic: Wagah-Attari border The Indo-Pak manmade border defied all emotional quotient, especially along the Gujarat-Rajasthan demarcation line. It cut across bonds that run deeper than religion. This is largely true of Pakistani Hindus seeking entry into India. For Pakistani Muslims, the visits are usually due to a wedding in the Indian side of the family. […]

Police Parade Puts Officers To Level Ground First, Display Skills Later

August 17, 2022 11:55 am

In a bid to work towards a fitter police force, the Chhota Udepur district SP sent out an email to all police stations earlier last month. The invite was for a PT parade organized at Khutalia police headquarters. The mail, however, also mentioned the compulsion to bring along five shovels and five spades. The requirement […]

Gujarat Hooch Tragedy: Court Denies Anticipatory Bail To Samir Patel

August 12, 2022 4:46 pm

Close on heels of the recent hooch tragedy in Botad, the Crime Branch- ATS was handed over the case. Nearly 50 people lost their lives due to consumption of spurious liquor in the last week of July. The liquor was made from the highly poisonous methyl alcohol, sourced from AMOS Enterprises, based out of Narol. […]

Gujarat Ki Beti Who Was Buried Alive By Her Parents Dies On Raksha Bandhan

August 11, 2022 6:05 pm

Being a girl child is not easy even in the famed Gujarat Model. And it gets worse when unemployment and poverty join their hands. Unemployed Shailesh and Manju were looking for a stable job. But instead of a job, a baby girl entered their lives on August 4 at around 6 am. When Manju was […]

Unemployment Led Us To Bury Her Alive: Abandoned New-Born Baby’s Mother

August 5, 2022 8:59 pm

Close on heels of the abandoned pre-term baby found buried in a farm in Sabarkantha district Thursday, the police, traced her parents a day later. The new-born was alive when she was “excavated” from the pit where she was buried. “It was heart wrenching to bury her alive,” narrated a sobbing Manjuben Bajadia. The couple […]

Recalling the 2008 hooch tragedy. How we ensured justice for 158 poor people who died: IPS Abhay Chudasama

July 27, 2022 8:23 am

Over 36 people have died and at least 88 people are in various hospitals in Bhavnagar, Ahmedabad and Botad in the latest episode of spurious liquor consumption in Gujarat. Even as efforts are being made by the ruling Gujarat government to convert the ongoing hooch tragedy as a chemical kaand, a case of chemical consumption; […]

Malpur Mamlatdar sets Twitter target for Talati

July 26, 2022 11:39 pm

When 36 people die and another 88 plus are battling for their lives in various hospitals across Gujarat, we expect sanity from government officials. However, mamlatdar of Malpur taluka in Arvalli district of North Gujarat does not think so. In a letter issued by the Revenue Officer of Malpur taluka, DV Madat asked his deputy, […]

Spurious Liquor Claims 28 Lives In Dry Gujarat

July 26, 2022 2:21 pm

At least 28 people have died and 40 are battling for their lives in Gujarat after they consumed spurious country made liquor at Rojid village in Botad district of the State. A woman Gajuben Pravinbhai Vaddariya from Rojid village has been arrested for mixing the chemical with country made liquor. The police has seized, 12 […]

None Willing, State May Step In To Perform Last Rites Of Drug Addict Son Killed By Father In Ahmedabad

July 26, 2022 10:23 am

After the revelation that a 65-year-old father living in Sunita Society of Ambawadi in Ahmedabad brutally murdered his 21-year-old son, many shocking revelations are coming out one after another. The father who killed his son is not ready to accept the body and perform the last rites nor are the other family members. It is […]

Spurious Liquor Claims 11 Lives In Dry Gujarat

July 25, 2022 9:46 pm

At least 11 people have died and about a dozen taken sick after they consumed spurious liquor across the State. This includes four people in Ahmedabad district and seven in Botad district in Saurashtra, Botad and Ahmedabad districts share their borders. Police suspect the source of the spurious liquor could be the same. Postmortem reports […]

Kudos To Ahmedabad Police. A Pervert Molesting Children Has Been Nabbed.

July 24, 2022 8:43 pm

Remember the notorious Parshva Shah, a much married biker who molested young school girls in the city and was nabbed after Amdavadis united to identify him and sound the police? Kudos to Ahmedabad Police that one such pervert has been arrested. Anandnagar police inspector D B Mehta has arrested a 28 year old pervert who has […]

Gujarat Police To Share The 2022 Rath Yatra SOP With National Police Academy

July 20, 2022 8:59 am

The Gujarat Police had prepared the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) adopted during the 2022 Rath Yatra in the State. This SOP highlights the best practices adopted by the State Police in handling the major sociopolitical challenges during this year. Now, the Gujarat Police will send this SOP for the training purpose of young officers at […]

Ahmedabad: 5 Women IPS Officers Go Door To Door Interacting With Women Ahead of Rathyatra

June 22, 2022 10:26 pm

Aiming to ensure that the annual rathyatra of Lord Jagannath passes off peacefully in an atmosphere of communal amity, a team of women IPS officers for the first time went door-to-door in the walled city areas of Ahmedabad meeting and chatting up with women. Even as the city police has been on its toes with […]

Police Felicitates Qualified Class 10th And 12th Students In Ahmedabad

June 7, 2022 6:26 pm

Ahmedabad: With few days left of Lord Jagannathan’s Rath Yatra, the police conducted a new activity to increase communal harmony among people. The 22 police stations of Sector 2 assembled to facilitate 788 students who passed Class 10th and 12th examinations. The police welcomed the students with drums and honored them with gifts and certificates. […]