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Parents of child rape-murder victim oppose quashing of Goondas Act, grant of bail to accused

Chennai, Sep 14 (UNI) Parents of the young girl today
opposed the Madras High Court order quashing detention
of paedophile Daswant under the Goondas Act for raping
and murdering a seven-year-old girl Hasini at Mugalivakkam
in February this year and grant of bail to him subsequently
by a Sessions Court.
Quashing the order issued by the Chennai City Police
Commissioner as the incident created a furore among the
people, the High court held that there had been unexplained
and inordinate delay caused by authorities in considering
a representation from his father.
After the court quashed the Goondas act, Daswant filed
a bail plea at the Chengalpattu Sessions Court, which
granted him bail last evening and was expected come out
of prison soon.
The young girl was reported missing and the Mangadu
police during investigations, recovered the burnt body of
the girl near a bush in Pallavaram.
Police arrested 22-year-old Daswant, an engineer, who
was the girl's neighbour for raping and killing the girl.
Police said Daswant, after ascertaining that her parents
were away, had on February five lured the child while she
was playing outside her house and raped her.
When the girl screamed, her killed her, hid her body in
his house for a day, took it in a travel bag and threw it
under a bridge.
The next day he went to the spot and burnt the body.
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Leader arrested on extortion charges

24 May 2018 | 11:46 PM

Thane, May 24 (UNI) A leader and office bearer of the MLA Bacchu
Kadu lead Prahar Sanghatana has been arrested by the AEC of the city
police on the alleged charges of demanding and extortion of money
from a Doctor from Ambivili of Kalyan the police said today.

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Two brothers arrested for abusing police

24 May 2018 | 11:44 PM

Thane, May 24 (UNI)Two brothers who allegedly abused and manhandled
three policemen including an officer have been arrested by the city
police last night the police said today.

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'Janashakti' of Congress to defeat BJP's 'Dhanshakti': Chavan

24 May 2018 | 11:42 PM

Thane, May 24 (UNI) Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC)
president Ashok Chavan on Thursday said that the 'Janashakti'
(people's power) of his party will defeat the BJP's 'Dhanshakti'
(money power) in the Palghar Lok Sabha by-poll.

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Terrorists’ hurls grenade on police gypsy in Jammu, 3 injured

24 May 2018 | 11:41 PM

Jammu, May 24 (UNI) At least three persons including two police personnel sustained injuries when a group of unidentified terrorists lobbed grenade on a police gypsy in General Bus Stand area here late on Thursday night.

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24 May 2018 | 11:39 PM

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Dakwale said CNG facilities were commissioned at 100 fuel stations during the year, the highest-ever number, with 3.

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