|2011-03-31||Indias win is a treat for Central suburbs|
India's win is a treat for Central suburbs
Residents to receive free milk, tonga rides, courtesy dairy owners and corporators
AMONG the billion prayers sent up to the heavens for a Team India victory yesterday, those of the residents of the city's central suburbs must have been the loudest tinged, as they were, with more direct self-interest.
For, a host of freebies from milk to tonga rides awaited the residents if India won, which it did."We will distribute more than 600 litres of milk, free of charge, to residents of Doodh Naka in Kalyan from 11 am on Thursday," said Mohammad Ghulam Nabi Fareed, working president of a dairy owners' committee, who had promised to do so if India beat Pakistan.
Kalyan residents will also be able to avail of free tonga rides today thanks to Bal Hardas, corporator, Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation. He had distributed coupons two days before the Indo-Pak clash, valid for free rides only if India won.
Ulhasnagar residents, meanwhile, enjoyed a grand bash while the match was on.
Amar Jethani, owner of Sapna theatre in the area, had distributed free passes for a screening of the match there. More than 500 people were invited and cheerleaders were also present to enliven the atmosphere.
"I had also distributed free audio CDs a day before the match. This is the least I can do for my country. It was great to cheer for India together," said Jethani.
He added that a cocktail soiree was also organised after Team India's victory for the VIPs present at the screening.
|2011-03-24||Thane ACB nabs sub-inspector|
Thane ACB nabs sub-inspector
TNN | Mar 24, 2011, 12.09 AM IST
KALYAN: The Thane anti-corruption bureau (ACB) on Wednesday nabbed a police sub-inspector 10 days after he had allegedly demanded a bribe of Rs 1 lakh from an Ulhasnagar activist, despite being on leave.
The sub-inspector, K P Kengle, from the Bazarpeth police station, had also filed a false case against him.
ACB officials produced Kengle in the Kalyan court, which remanded him to police custody till March 28.
|2011-03-22||Corporator, four others attack couple|
Corporator, four others attack couple
Pradeep Gupta | TNN | Updated: Mar 22, 2011, 06.00 AM IST
ULHASNAGAR: A 40-year-old man and his wife were allegedly attacked by four men, including a Congress corporator, in Ulhasnagar on Sunday night.
The victim, Raja Basita, was beaten up while his wife, Bharti, was stabbed. Bharati has been admitted to Central Hospital for treatment.
The Central police registered a case against Congress corporator Tulsi Basita and three of his relatives, Surjya, Sunny and Jitu. While three have been nabbed, Tulsi, who also holds the post of group leader in Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation, has been missing since the incident.
On Sunday evening, Raja intervened in a fight in which Jitu was involved. Enraged, Jitu started beating Raja and then followed him home with his uncle, Tulsi, and other relatives in tow. The group beat up Raja and his wife.
According to Suraj Mulani, investigator from Central Police station, "They beat Raja up and stabbed Bharti with a sharp instrument. Bharti had to be rushed to Central Hospital where she is being treated for her injuries."
The police produced the accused in Ulhasnagar court on Monday. They have been remanded in police custody.
A 40- year-old man and her wife were allegedly attacked by four men, including a Congress corporator, in Ulhasnagar on Sunday night. The injured person and his wife were identified as Raja Basita and Bharti Basita. Bharti who suffered severe injuries in the incident is admitted to Central Hospital for treatment.
The Central Police has registered case against Congress corporator Tulsi Basita and his three relatives who are identified as Surjya Basita, Sunny Basita and Jitu Basita. Out of four accused, police have managed to nab three accused while corporator Tulsi Basita is absconding after the incident.
According to investigators, on Sunday evening when corporator's nephew Jitu was fighting with area based youth, during that time complainer Raja who resides in same vicinity came in to intervene.
Angry over Raja who tried to interfere in matter Jitu started beating him up.In the meanwhile Raja then managed to run away from spot but Jitu later followed him at his residence where he later called his corporator uncle Tulsi Basita and other relatives , who later rushed to the spot with iron rod, sticks and sharp weapon to beaten up Raja.
According to Suraj Mulani, investigator from Central Police station, "It was around 10 pm when Raja was at his residence when Tulsi alongwith other three entered at his residence and started beaten up Raja and her wife who had come to rescue him".
In this incident accused stabbed Bharti with sharp weapon, she was later rushed to the Hospital for treatment. Absconding Tulsi Basita is also holding post of group leader in Ulhasnagar Municiapl corporation.
The police on Monday produced accused in Ulhasnagar court, where they remanded in to police custody.
|2011-03-15||11-year-old in Mumbai kills herself over her diary|
Mumbai: After her mother allegedly read her diary, an 11-year-old was found hanging in her bedroom at her home two hours from Mumbai.
The suicide was reported on Monday afternoon in Ulhasnagar.
The police is investigating how Sayoni Chatterjee arranged for the rope that she used to hang herself from a fan. She left behind a note, apologizing to a boy in her class who was a close friend of hers. Entries in her diary suggest the two children often wrote to each other.
After reading Sayoni's diary, her mother went to her school yesterday to meet the principal.
In her last letter to her friend, found in her bedroom, she wrote, "I am sorry...when I was not there, she (Sayoni's mother) read my personal diary..."
"When we examined her, we found there was a wound on her neck. We asked her mother how did this happen. Her mother told us that she was tense, and she committed suicide by hanging herself from the fan...no suicide note was found," says DF Patil, a senior police officer handling the case.
Read more at: http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/11-year-old-in-mumbai-kills-herself-over-her-diary-91831?cp