Amid rising crimes against women, UP government to launch month-long campaign in schools to create awareness
Reiterating his stand of zero tolerance to crime, especially, against women and Dalits, UP CM Yogi Adityanath has issued strict instructions to all the district administrations to be on extra alert.
Unable to bear the harassment, the wife once left her husband and went to the house of her parents who also live in the same village.
He criticised the erstwhile Left Front government in the state over its alleged inaction in illegal drug trade, which, the chief minister said, started in the Left regime.
Special measures will be initiated for the protection of women in the State, Home Minister Mekathoti Sucharitha has said.
Police said the couple had a personal argument while she was boiling water on an induction cooker.
First Additional District Sessions Judge S Sridevi delivered the judgement after hearing the arguments and examining 28 witnesses.
The accused identified as Tippeswamy who also sent objectionable pictures to her later blackmailed her for an additional Rs 50,000.
While waiting at the bus stand, the girl was approached by one Balaji, who runs a shop in the town, who offered her shelter at his house.
A day after the incident, both GRP and RPF officers joined forces to combat the menace of these unorganized groups.
'Predators are victimising innocents': Priyanka Gandhi expresses concern over crime against women and children in UP
Priyanka, who is also in-charge of eastern UP, posted pictures of several news headlines (in Hindi) about crime in the state on her Twitter handle.
The incident came to light late last night after passengers and sanitation workers cleaning the platform found the woman with bleeding injuries and walking naked towards Platform 8.
A police constable has been arrested for aiding flesh trade. As the victim is a minor, the case had been booked under protection of children from sexual offences (POCSO) Act.
A school teacher, who was waiting for a school bus at Balele bus stop in South Kodagu, was shot dead by an alleged stalker on Friday morning.
Baijal asked the personnel to list the best practices learnt from the recent Lok Sabha elections and put them down as the standard operating procedure for analysis and improvement in their services.
The complainant alleged that the youth also threatened her with dire consequences if she told anyone about the incident.