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Category: Custodial Deaths :: General
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Family of youth who died in police custody plans to move Bombay high court, seeks autopsy by special panel 23.4.2014 Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News - Times of India
The family of Kandivli youth Akash Kharade, who died in police custody on Tuesday, plans to file a petition in the Bombay high court, and also demand a special panel to conduct the ...
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Accused dies in police custody (Cached) 23.4.2014 Asian Age: Mumbai
A 21-year-old murder accused arrested by the Samata Nagar police was found dead under mysterious circumstances in the lock-up, following which a mandatory crime branch inquiry has been initiated into the case. The police is also awaiting the post-mortem report from JJ Hospital that will reveal the cause of death. Meanwhile, the deceased’s family protested at the hospital, accusing the police of murdering him. According to DCP Pravin Patil, the lock-up guard, a constable, found Akash Kharade lying unconscious near the lock-up’s bathroom on Tuesday morning. “He was waiting for his turn to use the washroom when he suddenly collapsed. He had sustained head injuries, which we believe happened because of the fall,” Mr Patil said. His body was taken to the hospital for an autopsy and a videographed inquest panchnama was conducted at the spot in the presence of a magistrate. The unit-12 of the city crime branch has initiated an inquiry as per the routine procedure in custodial deaths. Kharade was one of the ...
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Accused dies in police custody (Cached) 23.4.2014 Asian Age: Mumbai
A 21-year-old murder accused arrested by the Samata Nagar police was found dead under mysterious circumstances in the lock-up, following which a mandatory crime branch inquiry has been initiated into the case. The police is also awaiting the post-mortem report from JJ Hospital that will reveal the cause of death. Meanwhile, the deceased’s family protested at the hospital, accusing the police of murdering him. According to DCP Pravin Patil, the lock-up guard, a constable, found Akash Kharade lying unconscious near the lock-up’s bathroom on Tuesday morning. “He was waiting for his turn to use the washroom when he suddenly collapsed. He had sustained head injuries, which we believe happened because of the fall,” Mr Patil said. His body was taken to the hospital for an autopsy and a videographed inquest panchnama was conducted at the spot in the presence of a magistrate. The unit-12 of the city crime branch has initiated an inquiry as per the routine procedure in custodial deaths. Kharade was one of the ...
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Custodial Death: CBI Special Court Finds Flaws in Chargesheet 22.4.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Father alleges co-accused facing threats in custodial death case (Cached) 22.4.2014 TOI: Mumbai
UMBAI: While a police inquiry into the custodial death at the Wadala GRP outpost is still underway, the family of the deceased, Agnelo Valdaris, are meeting the kin of the co-accused to build their case. “We believe the co-accused, are being threatened not to support us,” Agnelo’s father, Leonard, told TOI on ...
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Cops counter custodial death allegations (Cached) 20.4.2014 Asian Age: Mumbai
The Wadala GRP claims it has four independent witnesses who saw Agnelo Valdaris (25) escape from the police’s grasp and get hit by a train that killed him on Friday, to defend themselves from allegations of custodial murder made by his father. Agnelo was arrested for robbery and was being taken for a medical test when he tried to escape and got hit by a Down Belapur Harbour Line local, according to the police. His father, however, claimed he was tortured to death. “We have three workmen involved in laying canal pipes along the railway tracks who saw him sprint across the railway tracks and also the motorman of the train which hit him. We have written to the motorman to record his statement with us,” said senior police inspector R. Rathod of the Wadala GRP. The police also refuted the claim made by Agnelo’s father Leonard that the slits on his son’s wrist were made by the police. “When Leonard was called after the incident, he gave it in writing to the hospital that his son was violent in nature and ...
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Cops counter custodial death allegations (Cached) 20.4.2014 Asian Age: Mumbai
The Wadala GRP claims it has four independent witnesses who saw Agnelo Valdaris (25) escape from the police’s grasp and get hit by a train that killed him on Friday, to defend themselves from allegations of custodial murder made by his father. Agnelo was arrested for robbery and was being taken for a medical test when he tried to escape and got hit by a Down Belapur Harbour Line local, according to the police. His father, however, claimed he was tortured to death. “We have three workmen involved in laying canal pipes along the railway tracks who saw him sprint across the railway tracks and also the motorman of the train which hit him. We have written to the motorman to record his statement with us,” said senior police inspector R. Rathod of the Wadala GRP. The police also refuted the claim made by Agnelo’s father Leonard that the slits on his son’s wrist were made by the police. “When Leonard was called after the incident, he gave it in writing to the hospital that his son was violent in nature and ...
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Cops face arrest in custody death case 18.4.2014 The Telegraph : Bihar
A Nawada court issued arrest warrants against two police officers for their alleged involvement in a custodial death two years ago.
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'CBI Is Often Called DDT: Department Of Dirty Tricks' (Cached) 16.4.2014 Essays
Thus spake the former West Bengal governor, who stunned his hosts, the CBI, describing the agency as the 'Government’s hatchet, rather than honesty’s ally'
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Discrediting security forces in J-K is a divisive agenda to be wary of (Cached) 8.4.2014 New Kerala: India News
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Nido case: 4 sent to custody (Cached) 8.4.2014 TOI: India
Four people arrested in connection with the death of 19-year-old Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Tania were on Monday remanded in 14 days’ judicial custody by a trial ...
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Nido's case: Accused remanded to judicial custody 7.4.2014 Latest News
Case was transferred to CBI from Delhi Police for further investigation after the victim's parents met Shinde demanding speedy justice for Tania
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Nido Tania murder case: Accused remanded to judicial custody 7.4.2014 FirstPost: India
Police had booked all the four under Section 302 (murder) of Indian Penal Code
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NE Youth Murder: Accused Remanded to Judicial Custody (Cached) 7.4.2014 Outlook Wires
A Delhi court today extended by 14 days the judicial custody of four persons arrested in connection with the death of 19-year-old Arunachal Pradesh student, Nido Tania.
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Nido murder Judicial custody of accused extended (Cached) 7.4.2014 Hindustan Times: Top Stories
A Delhi court on Monday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of four persons arrested in connection with the death of 19yearold Arunachal Pradesh student Nido ...
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Freedom fighter Datta Tamhane passed away (Cached) 7.4.2014 New Kerala: Maharashtra
Thane, Apr 7 : Eminent freedom fighter Datta Tamhane, died of old age shortly before last night his family members said. He was 102 years old.
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Custodial death sparks brawl between police and locals 5.4.2014 Jaipur News, Jaipur City News | Cities News - Times of India
The family members and local residents alleged that he died due to police torture.The man, identified as Gurmeet Singh alias Meeta was a resident of Chak 44 PS village in Sameja police station area near ...
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Cops Lathicharge People Protesting Custodial Death (Cached) 5.4.2014 Outlook Wires
Police today resorted to lathicharge on a group of people protesting against the death of a jail inmate under suspicious circumstances in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district, injuring around two dozen protesters including an MLA.
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Police lathicharge on people protesting against custodial death (Cached) 4.4.2014 CNN-IBN: India
Police on Friday resorted to lathicharge on a group of people protesting against the death of a jail inmate under suspicious circumstances in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district, injuring around two dozen protesters including an MLA.
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IM men behind bomb planting at Hyderabad`s Dilsukhnagar: NIA (Cached) 3.4.2014 Zee News : India National
NIA has told a court that top arrested IM operatives Tehsin Akhtar and Zia-ur-Rehman were actively associated in "planting" of two IEDs which exploded at Dilsukhnagar in Hyderabad last year.
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