STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Two Uttarakhand Jamaat followers, who hid travel history to Alwar, face attempt to muder case

On Sunday Uttarakhand police chief had warned Jamaat followers that attempt to murder will be registered against those who fail to come forward.

Published: 07th April 2020 05:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th April 2020 05:49 PM   |  A+A-

Tablighi Jamaat

For representational purposes (Photo | PTI)

Express News Service

DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand Police on Tuesday registered a case of attempt to murder against two men who travelled to Alwar in Rajasthan and arrived in Haridwar concealing their travel history.

Ashok Kumar, additional director general of police said, "The case has been registered against the two men under Section 307 (Attempt to murder) who are identified as Jamaat followers. Both men concealed their travel history to Alwar in Rajasthan."

On Sunday Uttarakhand police chief had warned Jamaat followers that attempt to murder will be registered against those who fail to come forward.

Following the appeal, 180 came forward and requested medical help on Monday.

Meanwhile, a 29-year-old man committed suicide in Rudrapur of Udham Singh Nagar district on the intervening night of Monday-Tuesday in fear of being infected with COVID-19 virus.

The man was quarantined after displaying symptoms of flu. Later, his samples were tested negative for coronavirus.

Cases in Uttarakhand have spiked from 7 to 31 within four days. Out of total 31, 24 are Jamaat followers who attended a religious congregation in Delhi.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp