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Gujarat ATS arrests 3 with heroin worth nearly Rs 600 crore

Gujarat DGP Ashish Bhatia said that 120 kg of heroin was recovered from an under-construction house in Zinzuda village of Morbi Gandhinagar: The Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) nabbed three persons with 120 kg heroin, approximately worth Rs 600 crore in the international market. The trio was arrested from Zinzuda village near Navlakhi port in Gulf...

Kartiki Samaiya programme begins in Vadtal

Vadtal: A ‘pothi yatra’ (procession) was taken out on Saturday morning as part of the Kartiki Samaiya celebration at Vadtal Dham. The procession, with the Lord seated on a mare, began from Gyanbaug. Saints of the sect joined the procession, seated in decorated tractors. The welcome address at Gyanbaug was given by Dr Sant Swami....

Covid-19 cases drop, but Ahmedabad gets one more micro-containment area

Gujarat reports 21 new cases of Covid-19 on Friday; two test positive in Ahmedabad city Ahmedabad: After two days of recording relatively high number of Covid-19 cases, Gujarat witnessed a sharp drop. In 24 hours ending Friday evening, a total of 21 persons tested positive for the infection. No death was reported during this period....

Lilavati Trust loot case: Gujarat HC issues notice to state, Banaskantha SP

Trustee and petitioner Prashant Mehta had approached the court seeking transfer of investigation in Lilavati Trust loot case to a central agency Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court has issued notice to the state government, Banaskantha superintendent of police and others in connection with a petition filed by a trustee of Lilavati Hospital seeking transfer of...

As Covid cases rise in Ahmedabad, micro-containment makes a comeback after 6 months

Ahmedabad recorded 30 cases of Covid-19 in 2 days Ahmedabad: The practice of demarcating micro-containment areas made a comeback in Ahmedabad after a gap of nearly six months following a surge in number of fresh Covid-19 cases. In last two days, the city reported 30 new cases. Of these, 16 were recoreded on Wednesday and...

Covid-19 cases remain high in Gujarat; 40 test positive in 24 hours

Gandhinagar: The number of Covid-19 cases may not be as high as during the days after Diwali last year, but it is definitely higher compared to past several days. Gujarat recorded 40 fresh cases of infection in 24 hours ending Thursday evening, a day after 42 patients tested positive. No death was reported during this...

Ahmedabad: Customer finds cockroach in rajma-chawal from eatery near Science City

The takeaway had been ordered from New Freezeland   Ahmedabad: A customer who had ordered food from a popular food joint on Science City road in Ahmedabad was in for a shock when she spotted a cockroach staring back at her from the food. According to the complaint made to the health department of the...

2002 riots in Gujarat: Supreme Court hears Zakia Jafri’s plea against clean chit to Modi

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is hearing the petition by Zakia Jafri, widow of MP Ehsan Jafri who was killed at his house in Gulbarg Society in Ahmedabad in the 2002 riots. The SIT report had given a clean chit to Narendra Modi, then the chief minister of Gujarat, in the 2002 riots. It had...

Gujarat: 100% population of 5 cities, 16k villages covered with 1st dose of Covid-19 vaccine

Gandhinagar: The entire population of five municipal corporations and over 16,000 villages in Gujarat has received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine, state health minister Rushikesh Patel said on Wednesday. The five municipal corporations are Gandhinagar, Bhavnagar, Surat, Junagadh and Rajkot. Patel added that of the nearly 18,500 villages in the state, 100 per cent...

GSRTC books over 90k tickets in a day; sets new national record

Gandhinagar: The Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) set a new record in ticket booking in the country during the Diwali holidays. In just one day, more than 90,000 tickets were booked for travel by GSRTC buses. This is the highest single-day ticket booking across the country. The GSRTC made the record on November 7,...

700 ‘mann’ edible items offered at Vadtal Swaminarayan Temple’s New Year annakoot

Vadtal: The Yatradham Vadtal Swaminarayan Temple had organized a grand annakoototsav on the occasion of the Gujarati New Year. Approximately 700 mann (1 mann is around 20 kg) of edible items were offered to Lord Shri Lakshminarayan, Shri Harikrishna Maharaj and other deities as part of the annakoot. Devotees turned up in large numbers throughout...

Pakistan navy opens fire at fishermen off Gujarat coast, kills 1: Reports

6 fishermen were kidnapped by Pakistan soldiers, according to reports   Porbandar: Firing was reported at sea off Gujarat coast near Porbandar on Sunday. The Pakistan navy reportedly killed one Indian fisherman and allegedly kidnapped six others. One fisherman is believed to have been injured in the firing. The boat that was seized, named Jalpari,...