Post Tagged with: "Rajkot"

Racket of ganja farming busted in Chotila, two held

Racket of ganja farming busted in Chotila, two held

RAJKOT: , a ganja (marijuana) cultivation racket was busted and two persons arrested from Kuvadava village of Rajkot taluka and Kheradi village of taluka in Surendranagar district on Thursday night. First, Jila Chauhan (50), a resident of Chiroda village of Chotila, was arrested with 1.3 kg ganja. ?We arrested Chauhan […]

GSRTC to give private bus operators tough fight

GSRTC to give private bus operators tough fight

RAJKOT: The state-owned Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) is all set to give tough competition to private bus operators with commencement of bus services from 150-feet Ring Road that has become transportation hub over the past few year. The state transporter has asked Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) to provide […]

Leopard run over by vehicle near Chotila

Leopard run over by vehicle near Chotila

RAJKOT: A leopard died after being run over by some vehicle on Rajkot-Ahmedabad national highway in the early hours of Friday. Forest department sources said tht the male leopard was aged between 6 to 7 years and the body was found around two km from towards Ahmedabad. The carcass has […]

Seven Thai women working without permit held

Seven Thai women working without permit held

RAJKOT: Seven women from , , were arrested from a complex on Panchnath Plot Main Road on Friday. Also arrested was the spa manager. The spa that was raided was Pink Spa at Maker One Complex. The arrested women were identified as Sarinrath Nochhud (44), Pismay Yogkhami (38), Namoi Shiphong […]

Rs 23 lakh worth IMFL seized from Gondal, one held

Rs 23 lakh worth IMFL seized from Gondal, one held

RAJKOT: ,104 bottles of Indian made foreign liquor (IMFL), , were seized from a truck and its driver arrested from Gondal bypass of Gondal taluka in Rajkot district on Thursday night. The driver was identified as Chandrashekhar Yadav (34), a resident of Tugarfata village of Vasai taluka of in Maharashtra. […]

Graft accused city surveyor booked in DA case

Graft accused city surveyor booked in DA case

RAJKOT: A case of (DA) was filed on Friday against a graft accused after he failed to produce documents pertaining to Rs 8.45 lakh found during a raid at his residence in November last year. The case was filed by Devbhoomi Dwarka anti-corruption bureau (ACB) inspector V M Tank. Morbi […]

Unknown disease claims lives of three girls in Banaskantha

Unknown disease claims lives of three girls in Banaskantha

PALANPUR: Since Wednesday three girls have died of suspected in Chibhada village of Deodar taluka in Banaskantha. Two of them died in civil hospital in Ahmedabad on Friday. The unidentified disease having symptoms like diphtheria has claimed one child each since Wednesday. Surprisingly all three are girls in the age […]

1,400 buses given for LRD exam candidates

1,400 buses given for LRD exam candidates

RAJKOT: The Gujarat State Road (GSRTC) has allotted ,400 buses for the conveyance of nearly 3 lakh candidates from Saurashtra and Kutch as they are scheduled to take the Lok Rakshak Dal (LRD) exam on Saturday and Sunday. Advance booking has also been started at various depots and special counters […]

Class IV girl gagged, molested near school; accused unidentified

Class IV girl gagged, molested near school; accused unidentified

RAJKOT: A nine-year-old girl was allegedly molested by an unidentified person in Nava Gam on the outskirts of Rajkot city on Wednesday evening. The accused also urinated on her dress when she resisted his rape attempt, said police. The incident occurred near the school where the girl studies in class […]

Villagers complain of police atrocity in custody, sent to jail

Villagers complain of police atrocity in custody, sent to jail

RAJKOT: Situation remained tense in the villages of and Mahuva districts of district on Thursday following clash between farmers protesting mining by cement company and police on Wednesday. The villagers voluntarily observed the bandh on Thursday in protest against the police excesses that had left about a dozen protesters injured. […]