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  • Army Officer martyred in mine blast on LoC in Naushera sector
  • Cabinet ministers, top officials join people of Punjab in bidding adieu to state's Pulwama martyrs
  • Terrorism should be condemned in the strongest of terms: Mamata
  • Jharkhand Congress demands Rs 50 lakh compensation for Pulwama martyr
  • RLSP leader Kanti Prakash resigns from party
  • The mortal remains of Martyr Soldier H Guru confined to flames with full State honour
  • PM to visit Jharkhand Sunday, to inaugurate medical colleges at Hazaribagh, Dumka & Palamu
  • Macron discussed Syria, Ukraine in phone call with Putin - Presidential office
  • Haryana election Dept decides to organise special camps in all polling stations of state
  • Mamata leads candle light march in Kolkata
  • Government determined to root out terrorism, says Rajnath Singh
  • Iran warns Saudi Arabia, UAE of "retaliation" over terrorist acts
  • Iran's IRGC accuses Pakistan for 'sheltering' terrorists
  • The northern region "Kerala Samarakshana Yathra" by LDF gets underway
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ASI of police held for allowing rape of a minor girl in his official quarter

Sambalpur, Feb 11 (UNI) Police today arrested Sohela Police station ASI for his involvement in the rape of a minor girl in his government quarter.

Sohela Police Station IIC Nirmal Chandra Mohapatra said, acting on a complaint filed by the father of the victim girl, police started inquiry and found that ASI Banamali Kuanar was hand in glove with the accused in the crime and arrested him.
He said Police also arrested Rinku Nag, the accused and the lover of the girl who kidnapped her when she was on her way back home from tuition and raped her.
Both the ASI and the accused boy were forwarded to court which remanded them into jail custody after rejecting their bail petitions

Bargarh District Superintendent of Police has placed Banamali Kuanar under suspension late last night after prima facie evidence of his involvement in the crime was established.
Meanwhile, the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee Spokesperson Ashok Samal, Congress leader Panchanan Kanungo and State Mahila Congress President Sumitra Jena in a joint press conference
at Bhubaneswar demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over the issue.

They said Mr Patnaik, who is in charge of Home department, has no right to continue in his office after such an incident.

They threatened that Mahila Congress will gherao Naveen Nivas, if the Chief Minister did not step down from his post by February 14 next.
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All functions on day one of LJP's national working committee meet cancelled over Pulwama attack

16 Feb 2019 | 8:58 PM

Ranchi, Feb 16 (UNI) Lok Janshakti Party's (LJP) national president and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today cancelled all the program which was scheduled on the inaugural day of the national working committee meet of his party which is currently taking place in Ranchi.

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Terrorism should be condemned in the strongest of terms: Mamata

Terrorism should be condemned in the strongest of terms: Mamata

16 Feb 2019 | 8:57 PM

Kolkata, Feb 16 (UNI) Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today led a candlelight march in Kolkata in memory of the victims of the terrorist attack in Pulwama, and said, " Terrorists have only one religion, and that is terrorism.

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Jharkhand Congress demands Rs 50 lakh compensation for Pulwama martyr

16 Feb 2019 | 8:44 PM

Ranchi, Feb 16 (UNI) The Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee has demanded the state government to give a compensation of Rs 50 lakh to the kin of Bijay Soreng who was martyred in the Pulwama attack.

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CM announces extra allowance for state police

16 Feb 2019 | 8:39 PM

Kohima, Feb 16 (UNI) Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio today announced that his Government will sanction 15 per cent extra allowances to the Nagaland Police Battalion of the state out of their basic pay.

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Maoist arrested from Parasnath Hills of Giridih, ammunitions and explosives recovered

16 Feb 2019 | 8:34 PM

Giridih, Feb 16 (UNI) In a joint operation conducted by the CRPF and Jharkhand Jaguar an ultra of the CPI Maoists was arrested from the foothills of Parasnath Hills while two bunkers were also destroyed and a large number of cartridges and other explosive items were recovered from the spot.

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