Police

Maha cops arrest 18 more people in Palghar lynching case

The Maharashtra police has arrested eighteen more people in connection with the Palghar lynching case, officials said on Tuesday. The Crime Investigation Department (CID), which is probing the incident has so far arrested 134 people in the case. The case pertains to an incident in which three people, including two seers, were lynched by a...

Lockdown violation: Cop injured as police-citizens clash in Shahpur; tear gas shells fired

Clashes between cops and residents were reported from the Shahpur area of the city on Friday. The cops had to resort to lathicharge to ensure that there was no violation of the lockdown. Five tear gas shells were also lobbed to bring the situation under control, and a cop was reported to be injured in...

7 more paramilitary units allotted to help Ahmedabad enforce containment, lockdown

State police chief Shivanand Jha on Wednesday said that seven more paramilitary units have been allotted to Ahmedabad by the Centre to help in strict enforcement of the lockdown. Ahmedabad now has a total of 38 companies of state police and various paramilitary forces. At a routine briefing, Jha said that the Centre has allotted...

Migrants, police clash in Surat; stones pelted, tear gas used

Over 2000 labourers living in a camp near Varel in Palsana area of Surat clashed with police demanding that they be sent home. The incident happened on Monday when hundreds of migrant labourers came out on the roads leading to a law and order situation. The police that rushed to the spot, initially tried to...

Ahmedabad police receive flak for attacking vegetable vendors

At a time when authorities in Gujarat are trying their best to ensure zero disruption in the supply and availability of essential items such as medicines, groceries, vegetables, and fruits, a video that surfaced on the social media on Tuesday left the Ahmedabad Police red-faced. Notably, the video shows police personnel of Krishnanagar police station...
Online grocery stores likely to resume deliveries amid lockdown

Online grocery stores likely to resume deliveries amid lockdown

Big Basket, Grofers, & Amazon deliveries affected due to problems created by local authorities, especially the police, unaware of the exemptions granted to essential services by the Centre during the lockdown Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown in India on Tuesday, several online grocery retailers who have faced several supply chain...

Ahmedabad Police Becomes First Police Force in India to Get Comprehensive ISO Certification

In a major feat, the Ahmedabad Police has become the first comprehensive ISO certified police force in the country. It has been awarded three ISO certifications by URS Certification Limited which include ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, and ISO 45001:2018 for meeting the various parameters related to policing. The certifications will be valid till March 1,...