The victim informed the police that he received a call on his mobile phone demanding Rs 50 lakhs.
A complaint was received on November 28 that two scooter-borne assailants opened fire outside the house of 45-year-old Abrar Ahmed.
Last Wednesday, a cook, Riaz Ahamad Khan was on his way to a hotel when he was forcibly taken from the Court Chowk of Jagatsinghpur town at 11 AM by the accused in an auto.
The officer allegedly told the doctor that the ED would register a case against him if he did not pay up. The DVAC conducted searches at the ED office and the officer’s home in Madurai.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz [PML-N] party President made the remarks while addressing reporters after his appearance in the accountability court here in a corruption case.
The former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister also requested the union territory's Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha to look into the issue.
The CJI, in his Constitution Day address, assured the Indian people that the Supreme Court remains accessible and open, encouraging citizens to seek justice without fear.
The accused was arrested with a 315-bore pistol and live cartridges.
Arshad was involved in anti-drug campaigning and was part of a local collective that spearheaded the activities against drug peddling.
19-year-old Arshad was hacked to death by armed assailants linked with a drug racket that supplied contraband to the colony. Names of the others arrested have been withheld as they are minors.
Range officer of the sanctuary Pradosh Moharana said the arrested fishermen were booked under the provisions of Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.
A comprehensive investigation, deploying a large-scale manhunt, eventually led to Singh’s arrest on November 19 in Kurukshetra.
The woman boarded the train at Guindy station and sat opposite the accused. When Karunakaran allegedly flashed her, she confronted him and an argument broke out.
As per police, two persons reportedly hailing from Jharkhand and West Bengal hired a Mahindra Thar and a Hyundai i20 from a self-drive car rental agency at Sampur in the Bharatpur area on November 3.
Police said the accused damaged the vehicles to create fear among residents and gain dominance over the area.
After combing through CCTV footage from the area, the police zeroed in on the couple on Tuesday.
The accused has been identified as Sham Lal from the Ramgarh area in the district, they said.
During the investigation, police found that the priest was in possession of some valuables including cash, gold, and silver ornaments.
Apart from rape charges, attempt to murder charges have also been slapped against the accused, police said.
Before being whisked back to jail, Efros approached the glass cage where Berkovich was being held and placed her hand against her daughter's on the other side...