police firing

Assam police firing on 'encroachers': Video shows official photographer hitting dead man

The Assam government announced a judicial inquiry into the circumstances leading to the incident amid mounting public anger.

published on : 24th September 2021

Kerala: Fahad Fazil-starrer 'Malik' forces cameras to turn at Beemapally police firing

On May 17, 2009, Beemapally witnessed worst police firing in state’s history. While 6 died instantly, 3 others succumbed to injuries later

published on : 23rd July 2021

Assam CM Himanta certifies 'pattern' for cops to fire upon accused attempting to escape

"Somebody asked me if it has become a pattern in Assam that criminals are fired upon when they attempt to flee from police custody. I would say that should be the pattern," the Assam CM said.

published on : 5th July 2021

SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal grilled for four hours by SIT in 2015 Kotkapura police firing case

SIT questions former home minister for his role in police firing that happened in 2015; Akalis allege Rahul conspiracy

published on : 27th June 2021

2015 Kotkapura police firing case: SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal appears before SIT

In the Kotkapura police firing incident, police opened fire at people protesting against the desecration of Guru Granth Sahib in Faridkot in 2015.

published on : 26th June 2021

Thoothukudi firing: NHRC, TN govt in Madras HC’s line of fire

The litigant wanted the court to direct NHRC to reopen the case.

published on : 26th June 2021

SAD objects to presence of 'non-member' in SIT that questioned Badal senior

The Punjab Police Special Investigation Team (SIT), reached Badal's Sector 4 MLAs' flat and questioned him for nearly two-and-a-half hours.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Kotkapura firing: Former CM Badal to appear before SIT on Tuesday

Parkash Singh Badal was the CM when incidents of the desecration of a religious text and police firing at people protesting against it took place in Faridkot in 2015.

published on : 20th June 2021

Senior Punjab law officer resigns amid criticism of AG office

Hakeem had tendered her resignation back in August 2020 as well, but Singh had refused to accept it.

published on : 18th June 2021

Former Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal summoned by SIT in 2015 police firing case

The new SIT is investigating the two FIRs registered on October 14, 2015 and August 7, 2018 in connection with the Kotkapura incident.

published on : 13th June 2021

Give qualification-based jobs to victims of 2018 Thoothukudi firing: Interim report

Retired judge of Madras High Court, Aruna Jagadeesan, who is heading the Commission of Inquiry, submitted her interim report to Chief Minister M K Stalin at the Secretariat.

published on : 15th May 2021

Thoothukudi Sterlite plant row: National Green Tribunal declines interim relief to Vedanta

A bench headed by NGT chairperson A K Goel allowed the state government to file its reply on Vedanta's plea by August 9, when it will next hear the matter.

published on : 30th July 2018

Tamil Nadu Opposition bandh condemning Thoothukudi police firing: DMK chief Stalin, Thol Thirumavalavan arrested

Amid sloganeering and resistance, police whisked him away before clearing DMK cadre surrounding the police van ferrying him.

published on : 25th May 2018

Bandh condemning Thoothukudi police firing: DMK, other Tamil Nadu opposition parties stage protest

Demonstrations were staged by the DMK, its allies Congress, IUML and friendly parties like MDMK, VCK, CPI, CPI(M) and MMK in several parts of the state and neighbouring Puducherry.

published on : 25th May 2018

Sterlite Protest: Police firing on second day takes death toll to 12 in Thoothukudi

Superintendent of Police injured, violent clashes continue between police and anti-Sterlite protestors.

published on : 23rd May 2018
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