Sanitisation operation at Dera comes to an end

first_imgThe three-day mammoth exercise to carry out “sanitisation” of the sprawling Dera Sacha Sauda sect headquarters premises here ended on Sunday evening, officials said.Security forces and various government departments had launched a coordinated effort to carry out the exercise on September 8.“Various teams engaged in this operation have submitted their report to the court commissioner, who will now submit his report to the Punjab and Haryana High Court,” an official said.A member of the State body of the Dera had been arrested for allegedly inciting violence on August 25 in Panchkula. Meanwhile, efforts continued to trace Dera chief’s adopted daughter Honeypreet Insan, against whom a lookout notice was issued earlier.Meanwhile, efforts continued to trace the Dera chief’s adopted daughter Honeypreet Insan, against whom a lookout notice was issued earlier.Searh on for functionaryPanchkula Police Commissioner A.S. Chawla said the police were also looking for another key functionary Aditya Insan.“We are at the job and hopeful of nabbing them soon,” he said. “We are conducting raids at various places and our teams have gone to different areas to trace them.” Mr. Chawla said the police needs to question Honeypreet regarding the disclosures made by some of the arrested persons.last_img read more

Zimbabwe squad

first_imgZimbabwe are not the team that they used to be earlier still captain Elton Chigumbura would be hoping his team wins a few matches in the World Cup. Chigumbura has established himself as an all-rounder in the team.They have a few familiar names though. Charles Coventry, Craig Ervine, Tatenda Taibu, Brendan Taylor and left-arm spinner Raymond Price can make the match interesting. Do watch them play good cricket.Squad: Elton Chigumbura (captain), Regis Chakabva, Charles Coventry, Graeme Cremer, Craig Ervine, Tinotenda Mawoyo, Gregory Lamb, Shingirai Masakadza, Christopher Mpofu, Raymond Price, Edward Rainsford, Tatenda Taibu, Brendan Taylor, Prosper Utseya, Sean Williams. Non-travelling reserves: Terrence Duffin, Tinotenda Mawoyo, Njabulo Ncube, Tinashe Panyangara, Vusimuzi Sibandalast_img read more

New accusations against DIG Mizanur

first_imgMizanur RahmanA news presenter of a private TV channel has now alleged that she had received death threats from DMP additional commissioner Mizanur Rahman.Mizanur had been withdrawn from Dhaka Metropolitan Police on 9 January on charges of abusing power to get married for a second time and repressing women.The news presenter has filed a general diary with the airport police station in Dhaka.She alleged that Mizanur said he would cut her body into pieces and hang her head from the Zero Point.Because of his threats she and her family have been confined to their home for about four months, she said, adding that she cannot even send her child to the school fearing for his security.Mizanur threatened to harass her more, and circulate obscene photos if they go outside, she further alleged.On 10 April, she came to know about a Facebook page opened in her name that had been publishing offensive photos, said the news presenter.The victim has also filed a complaint with the cyber security and security division of the DMP.Airport police station officer-in-charge Nure Azam said, they were looking into the allegation and the cyber security and crime division were also working with them in this regard.Asked whether they had spoken to Mizanur Rahman, the police officer said their higher authorities were looking into the issue.”Mizanur is a pervert, he grows relationships with women and abuse them,” she said, also alleging that he had also wanted to marry her.This correspondent could not reach Mizanur despite repeated calls.Earlier, a bank official named Mariam Akhter Eco accused Mizanur of marrying her by force. The police headquarters then formed a three-member probe committee on 8 January to look into the allegation.Led by additional inspector general of police Moinur Rahman Chowdhury, the committee included DMP additional commissioner Shahabuddin Qureshi and Police Bureau of Investigation superintendent Mia Masud Hossain.The committee reportedly found Mizanur guilty.last_img read more

Tonight AFROs First Edition with Sean Yoes Tuesday March 8

first_imgListen at WEAA Live Stream:’ll continue our series, “Conversations With the Candidates,” as we focus on the GOP. I’ll be joined by political strategist and commentator Catalina Byrd as we question Republican mayoral candidates, Alan Walden, Brian Vaeth and Armand Girard. What is the GOP vision for Baltimore at this pivotal time in the city? We’ll ask the GOP candidates for mayor.These stories and more coming up this evening on AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes.last_img read more

100yearold woman raped in Bengal

first_imgKolkata: A 100-year-old woman was brutally raped allegedly by a 20-year-old youth in the middle of the night in West Bengal’s Nadia district, the police said on Wednesday. “The incident took place on Monday night. Argha Biswas alias Abhijit was caught by the family members of the old woman. A complaint was filed on Tuesday,” an officer of the Chakdah police station said. The culprit from the Gangaprasadpur area has been arrested and presented before the court. The proceedings are going on and the centenarian has been released from the hospital after the required medical tests.last_img read more