Jhansi

ABVP workers harass nuns, force them to deboard train at Jhansi station

In an unfortunate incident, two nuns and their two postulants were heckled and forced to get off a train in Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi over suspected religious conversion. They were mistreated by members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), according to reports in the media. The nuns were travelling on the Haridwar-Puri Utkal Express on...

Migrant found dead in train’s toilet during cleaning at Jhansi station

A 45-year-old migrant labourer was found dead in a toilet of a Shramik Special train when it was being cleaned by workers at Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi station, four days after he boarded it for Gorakhpur, officials said on Friday. The body was found when the train was opened for maintenance and sanitisation on May 27...

Uttar Pradesh govt sends 300 buses to Rajasthan’s Kota to bring back students

The Uttar Pradesh government is sending 200 buses from Agra and another 100 from Jhansi to Rajasthan’s Kota where thousands of students from across the country preparing for competitive exams have been stranded by the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown. “The buses are being sent to bring back kids who are stuck in Kota. We are sending...