crime

one booked for circulating morphed image of PM Narendra Modi on WhatsApp

A 25-year-old man from Bhayander has been booked for allegedly posting questionable morphed pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and circulation it on WhatsApp, police said on Wednesday. The charged has been booked under IPC section 153 (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc). The accused has additionally booked under IPC segments 504 (Intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of

Thane Jail Lady Policemen caught taking bribe 'On camera', She denies it

A lady policeman posted at Thane Central jail has been accused for taking bribe to encourage court papers of inmates lodged there. A certain Amit Mishra has claimed to have captured the alleged bribery on camera. While Mishra said that he has given the “evidence” against constable Praja Ramesh Chavdhri to the Anti-Corruption Bureau, the authorities said they didn’t know about any such case. As per Mishra, all the jail

Thane call centre Scam : Accused disposed of information in creek

Taking after the crackdown on unlawful call centres in Mira Road prior this month, Jagdish Kanani, who owned two comparative illicit BPOs in rural Mumbai wrapped up his business and tossed essential office information into the creek at Ghodbunder, ostensibly to destroy evidence. Kanani, 33, was captured by the Thane crime branch almost a fortnight after the Mira Road raids from his home in Borivli. Police said he ran two