UP panchayat poll violence: 2 sentenced to life for murder

UP panchayat poll violence: 2 sentenced to life for murder
UP panchayat poll violence: 2 sentenced to life for murder

Muzaffarnagar court has sentenced two men to life imprisonment for murdering a youth during the 2010 panchayat poll in Uttar Pradesh.

Additional district sessions judge Umesh Chandra also slapped a fine of Rs 20,000 each on the convicts — Tehran and his nephew Ikram.

The duo shot dead Abid when he protested against alleged irregularities at a polling booth at Jahanpura village under Kairana police station of Shamli district on October 14, 2010.

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Non bailable warrants against two BJP MLAs

Non bailable warrants against two BJP MLAs
Non bailable warrants against two BJP MLAs

A local court has issued non-bailable warrants against two BJP MLAs for not appearing in court in connection with a case of disrupting train services here.

According to prosecution, Chief Judicial Magistrate Gopal Tiwari issued non-bailable warrants against Kapil Aggarwal from Muzaffarnagar constituency and Umesh Malik from Budhana seat.

He directed the police to produce them on September 30 in connection with the case.

The railway police had registered a case against several BJP activists, including the two MLAs, on April 3, 2012.

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ATS gets transit remand of suspected Bangladeshi terrorist

ATS gets transit remand of suspected Bangladeshi terrorist
ATS gets transit remand of suspected Bangladeshi terrorist

A Muzaffarnagar court today granted the transit remand of a suspected Bangladeshi terrorist to Uttar Pradesh police’s Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS), a day after his arrest here.

Chief Judicial Magistrate Gopal Tiwari allowed the ATS transit remand of Abdullah after which it took him to Lucknow.

Abdullah is allegedly associated with Islamic extremist group Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT).

He was living in the area for the past one month, IG, ATS, Asim Arun said.

Earlier, Abdullah had been residing in the Deoband area of Saharanpur district since 2011. He had managed to get an Aadhaar card and passport prepared on the basis of fake identity, the officer said.

He was associated with the ABT and involved in preparing fake identity proofs of terrorists, especially from Bangladesh, and help them find safe hideouts in India, Arun alleged.

According to the police, ABT is an Al-Qaeda inspired Islamic extremist group based in Bangladesh.

ATS teams from Saharanpur, Muzaffarnagar and the district police team from Shamli conducted searches after Abdullah’s arrest, the police said.

During interrogation, Abdullah told ATS sleuths that he used to prepare fake identity proofs with the help of one Faizan, resident of Deoband, IG Arun said.

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Village head arrested for role in communal clash

Village head arrested for role in communal clash
Village head arrested for role in communal clash

A local court today sent the headman of Nasirpur village in the district to judicial custody till June 20 for his alleged role in communal clashes there.

The village head, Sabir Ali, was arrested today and charged with attempt to murder and rioting.

One person was killed and six were injured in communal clashes at Nasirpur on June 6.

Eleven people were arrested yesterday in connection with the case. Two of them were charged with murder while the others were charged with attempt to murder and rioting.

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Muzaffarnagar riots: Case against three persons transferred to sessions court

Muzaffarnagar riots: Case against three persons transferred to sessions court
Muzaffarnagar riots: Case against three persons transferred to sessions court

A local court has transferred to a sessions court a case against three persons who were accused of burning a house during the Muzaffarnagar riots of 2013.

Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Jitender Kumar last evening asked the accused Monu Balmiki, Raju and Ankit to appear before the sessions court for trial on July 5.

According to prosecutor Gopal Gupta, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the riot cases has filed charge sheet against three accused Monu Balmiki, Raju and Ankit under section 436 (mischief by fire or explosive substance with intent to destroy house) and 427 (mischief causing damage to the amount of fifty rupees) of the IPC.

During the Muzaffarnagar riots, the house of Ikbal was allegedly burnt and his property damaged by the rioters at Lisadh village in the district in 2013.

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Two brothers get life term for killing man

Two brothers get life term for killing man
Two brothers get life term for killing man

A local court today sentenced two brothers to life imprisonment for killing a 40-year-old man here.

Additional District Sessions judge Amber Rawat also imposed a fine of Rs 20,000 each on the accused, Musa and Mohammed, who were held guilty under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code.

According to prosecution, Badruddin was shot dead over a money dispute on August 12, 2010 at Bihari village under Sukhada police station in the district.

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Two get five yrs imprisonment for cow slaughter

Two get five yrs imprisonment for cow slaughter
Two get five yrs imprisonment for cow slaughter

A local court has convicted two men and sentenced them to five years in jail for slaughtering cows.

According to government lawyer Javed Ali, Additional District and Sessions Judge Manoj kumar has also imposed a fine of Rs 15000 each on the accused Gayyur and Gadhe Ali after holding them guilty under the Uttar Pradesh Prevention of Cow Slaughter Act yesterday.

Police had intercepted a truck and seized beef from it at a check post under Jhunjhala police station in Shamli district in January 27, 2012.

A case was registered against both the accused who were arrested in this connection.

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Woman sent to judicial custody for killing mother-in-law

Woman sent to judicial custody for killing mother-in-law
Woman sent to judicial custody for killing mother-in-law

A Muzaffarnagar court here today remanded a woman, arrested for allegedly killing her mother-in-law, to 14 days judicial custody.

“The chief judicial magistrate has sent Shama to 14 days judicial custody,” the prosecution said.

Sabra (45) was beaten to death allegedly by her daughter-in-law Shama (21) over some family dispute in Shamli district yesterday. The victim died on the spot.

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Two sentenced for five year in jail for cow slaughter

Two sentenced for five year in jail for cow slaughter
Two sentenced for five year in jail for cow slaughter

A court here has sentenced two persons to five year imprisonment for slaughtering cows in Shamli district in 2007.

Additional district sessions judge Manoj Kumar yesterday convicted Israil and Monu and imposed a fine of Rs 1,000 each.

According to government lawyer Javed Ali, police arrested Israil and Monu during a raid and seized cow meat from their house in Azizpur village under Jhinjhana police station of Shamli district on August 20, 2007.

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Man gets seven years jail for raping woman labourer

Man gets seven years jail for raping woman labourer
Man gets seven years jail for raping woman labourer

A Muzaffarnagar court has sentenced a man to seven years imprisonment for raping a woman in Shamli district.

Additional District Sessions Judge Manoj Kumar also imposed a fine of Rs 9000 on the accused, Wajid Ali, last evening after holding him guilty under Section 376 of the IPC, according to prosecution.

The woman, who worked as a labourer, was raped by Ali when her husband was not present in Nayagaon village under Jhinjhana Police Station in Shamli district in January 2013.

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