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Gujarat COVID-19 Update: 1,372 new cases recorded

Gujarat COVID-19 figures on Wednesday touched 1,27,541 as the state recorded 1,372 new cases. The state has recorded over 1,300 cases for 17 days now while it has recorded over 1400 cases for five days so far.  The state has carried out 61,907 tests in the last 24 hours. 1,289 patients recovered from COVID-19 in the state in...

Former Ahmedabad Mayor Gautam Shah is COVID-19 positive

Former Ahmedabad mayor Gautam Shah was admitted to the SVP Hospital after he tested positive for COVID-19. Meanwhile, Ahmedabad mayor Bijal Patel will also get herself tested for COVID-19 at Tagore Hall on Thursday. Gautam Shah joins the long list of city leaders who are battling COVID-19 The AMC’s meet of all corporators will be...

Rs3700 cr Krushi Sahay Package: Narmada’s Adivasi farmers demand inclusion

Vishal Mistry, Rajpipla: Adivasi farmers in the state are up in arms after being left out of the Rs3700 crore Krushi Sahay Package announced by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. In all, 123 talukas of 20 districts are covered under the package. Farmers in 4 talukas of Narmada district also suffered heavy losses due to the excessive...

Cops expose prostitution ring in Ahmedabad, rescue 11 girls

Ahmedabad: The city police have exposed a prostitution ring being operated out of three houses in Chitrakoot Apartment close to Manoharilla crossroads in Naroda gam. The kingpin Ramnaresh Yadav aka Raju Yadav is absconding. Cops also rescued 11 girls including a 17-year-old. The teen was brought to Ahmedabad from Surat 10 days ago. The Ahmedabad...

Surat cops nab 6 with Rs2 cr MD drugs, ganja

Surat: The Surat Crime Branch has nabbed three youths with Rs1.4 crore worth of Mephedrone or MD drugs in three separate incidents. It also nabbed three people with Rs56 lakh worth of Ganja, taking the total drug seizure to Rs2 crore. At a press conference held to give details of the seizure, Surat Police Commissioner...

Gujarat COVID-19 Update: 1,402 new cases recorded

Gujarat COVID-19 figures on Tuesday touched 1,26,169 as the state recorded 1,402 new cases. This the fifth consecutive day of the state recording over 1400 cases in a day. The state has recorded over 1,300 cases for 16 days now. The state has carried out 62,097 tests in the last 24 hours. 1,321 patients were...

1 held with Rs1cr of MD/Meth drugs in Surat

In yet another big catch, the Surat police nabbed a man with MD/Meth drugs worth Rs1 crore.  The Gujarat police have been active for the last year to track and trace illegal drugs being brought, sold in the state. A lot of these drugs are purported to be coming from neighbouring Pakistan. The Surat Crime...

Cyber Crime: UP labourer in A’bad gets Rs10 cr in his daughter’s account

Baliya (UP): A labourer working in Ahmedabad got the shock of his life when his daughter, back home in UP, informed him that Rs10 crore had been deposited in her account. The man originally belongs to UP but works in a garage in Ahmedabad and sends money home to his family. In what is believed...

GPCB issues closure notice to Chiripal Group’s Vishal Fabrics, fines Rs1 crore

The Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) has issued a closure notice to Vishal Fabrics, a company of the Chiripal Group. The pollution control board has also fined the company Rs1 crore for polluting the area. Some months ago, four labourers had died after they inhaled noxious fumes while cleaning the Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP)...

3 dead in partial building collapse in Surat

A part of a dilapidated building- Niranjana Apartment- in Rander area of Surat collapsed on Tuesday killing three labourers. The part of the apartment had collapsed in the early morning, injuring the labourers who were sleeping under it. They were rushed to the hospital where they succumbed to their injuries. The police have filed a...

As Vadodara battles COVID-19, crowd of 3,000 gather sans social distancing

A crowd of over 3000 people allegedly gathered near Khodiyarnagar area in Vadodara unmindful of the COVID-19 danger and breaking every social distancing rule and corona guidelines. A religious function of the Devipujak Community was held at Khodiyarnagar which was allegedly attended by over 3,000 people. Interestingly, no permission was taken for this function where...

Cops nab ‘cheap gold gang’ which orchestrated 35 loot, robbed Rs1.3 cr

The Ramol police arrested seven people including a couple and recovered several photo I-cards of them as cops, a revolver cover, 2 airguns, 12 mobile phones and several sim cards. Investigations have revealed that the gang is involved in 35 loots and robbed Rs1.3 crore. They lured their victims with the promise of cheap gold....