Court rejects bail applications of Azad Maidan rioters

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The sessions court today rejected bail applications filed by the five accused arrested in connection with the August 11 Azad Maidan violence, observing that there is a prima facie case against them and the investigation is at a crucial stage. The court also observed that time is required for completing the investigation and therefore granting… Read more »

Mumbai police commissioner shifted

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Mumbai Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik, who was facing flak over the August 11 Azad Maidan violence in the city, has been transferred, Home Minister R.R. Patil said in Mumbai on Thursday. Mr. Patnaik has been promoted as Director General and posted as Managing Director of Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC), Mr. Patil told PTI…. Read more »