Marriage racket bust in Hyderabad; eight Arab Sheikhs arrested

On Wednesday, a huge Arab marriage racket including minor girls has been busted by the police in Hyderabad and 17 people were arrested including eight Omani and Qatari nationals and three qazis.

Amongst the arrested quazis was also the head qazi of Mumbai, Farid Ahmed Khan and along with him four hotel proprietors and five dealers of Hyderabad have been held.

City Police Commissioner M. Mahender Reddy said that the Arab sheikhs were marrying minor young ladies with the assistance of brokers, qazis and lodge proprietors. Of the sheikhs captured, five are Omani nationals and three Qatari.

The racket which was reported to be spreading from Hyderabad to Oman and to other Arab nations, was busted during the investigation concerning a case enlisted a month ago in Falaknuma area of the old city of Hyderabad.

A lady had filed a complaint to the police that her husband with the assistance of a few dealers ‘sold’ their minor little girl to a 70-year-old Omani national Ahmed Abdullah. Their daughter is now stuck in Oman.

The police said that efforts were on to safeguard the girl and arrest the accused and bring them to Hyderabad.


PTI, Business Standard

TRS corporator’s son arrested for stalking, threatening women on social media

TRS (Telangana Rashtra Samiti) Corporator  Jagdeeshwar Goud’s son Abhishek Goud, 22, was arrested by the Cyber Crime Cell Police on Tuesday night for professedly stalking three ladies via social networking media, Whatsapp and Facebook.

“The police received three complaints from three women about harassment on social media and uploading of disturbing morphed pictures,” said ACP, Cyber Cell, Hyderabad.

The police included that Abhishek Goud made fake ID on Facebook and sent indecent messages to numerous young ladies from the same. The ladies also complained around two more men who were included with Abhishek, however, the two involved are at large.

“We received complaints from three women who said they were receiving messages on their phone numbers through an unidentified person, who asked them to chat and talk to him and threatened them that he would upload their morphed pictures on different websites if they failed to do so,” said assistant commissioner of police (SHE TEAMS), D Kavitha.

The body of evidence has been enrolled against the primary blamed under 67(A) IT Act &354(D) IPC and he will now be taken to jail.


India Today, Business Standard

Bangladesh charges Myanmar with violating its air space

The Bangladeshi Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Friday that it had summoned the charge d’affaires of Myanmar’s embassy in Dhaka to complain about a three-time infringement on its airspace in the course of the most recent week.

“Bangladesh strongly protested the instances of violation of airspace by Myanmar military drones and helicopter on 10, 12 and 14 September 2017,” the ministry said in a statement.

“Bangladesh expressed deep concern at the repetition of such acts of provocation and demanded that Myanmar takes immediate measures to ensure that such violation of sovereignty does not occur again,” it added.

Myanmar’s presidential spokesman reacted on Saturday that there was no proof of any trespassing, and that the issue was, be that as it may, being examined.

Ties between the two neighbours soured after Myanmar’s military propelled a fatal crackdown on the minority Rohingya people group in Rakhine State, driving a huge number of Muslims to escape to Bangladesh.

As per most recent assessments, around 391,000 Rohingya people have crossed into Bangladesh since the brutality emitted three weeks prior, making it one of the quickest developing outcast emergencies lately.

Since August 25, the Myanmar military has been assaulting Rohingya Muslims and burning their towns in Rakhine. The assaults have seen a sharp ascent since August 25, following various outfitted assaults on police and military posts in the harried western state.

There have been reports of deaths and ethnic cleansing by Myanmar’s soldiers on the Muslim populace in Rakhine.

Sources: ANI , Business Standard

Flood-hit Bihar gets relief of Rs 500 Crore from PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced a prompt alleviation of Rs 500 crore for flood hit Bihar in the wake of undertaking an aerial overview of affected areas. He declared an ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the families of those killed and Rs 50,000 for those harmed by the flood.

The Prime Minister was joined by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi. He also discussed relief and recovery work with them in detail.

He guaranteed both that he would be sending a central team to promptly survey the flood related misfortune in the state. He instructed keeping in mind the end goal to evaluate the cases of farmers’ harvest protection; the insurance agencies ought to send their managers to the flood affected areas with the goal that they can be given alleviation instantly.

The Road and Transport Ministry has additionally been coordinated to make fitting move to repair all flood harmed streets and electricity framework in the state.

More than one crore seventy lakh individuals have been affected by the floods in the state. The loss of life has mounted to 415, with 21 areas being affected by the storm.

To handle the flood danger, the Prime Minister talked about flood control in the outskirt regions with Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba in his current visit to India. The two additionally concurred that a detailed report of Saptakosi high dam project and Sunkoshi storage cum diversion plan would be arranged soon.

Sources: News18, ANI

Goa court nod for in-camera trial in rape case against Tarun Tejpal

A sessions court in Mapusa on Friday accepted former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal’s request, made under CrPC Section 327(2), to hold the assault procedures against him in-camera. Tejpal’s advice Pramod Kumar Dubey moved the application not long after the court of Judge Vijaya Pol took up the issue toward the evening.

Tejpal, blamed for assault by a then lady partner amid an occasion facilitated by the magazine in Goa in November 2013, was on Friday joined by seven relatives, including his better half and sibling Minty Tejpal. He was reserved under IPC Sections 376, 376(2)(f) and 376(2) (k). Goa Police’s Crime Branch introduced the chargesheet on February 17, 2014.

While the arrangement has advanced its case — sponsored by the casualty’s announcement, explanations of associates, and computerized proof, including a letter of expression of remorse by Tejpal — Public Prosecutor Francisco Tavora said the guard group will show their contentions on Friday and Saturday. The court will outline charges subsequently.

Appearing for Tejpal, advocate Rajiv Gomes had, in April, told the court that the safeguard had “adequate information” to subdue the allegations. Back at that point, Tavora had said that the resistance group had at first asked for film of all CCTV cameras from the Goa inn where the claimed wrongdoing occurred. “The recording… was given to them,” Tavora had said in April outside the court premises.

Guard legal counselors had looked for “clone duplicates” of the SIM card and telephone memory of the casualty’s telephone to gather messages sent and got, as likewise “erased”. While the scientific confirmation were given in delicate and printed versions, Tejpal’s advice told the court that they required “clone copies”.The clone duplicate of the material was given over to the guard legal counselors in March this year, Tavora said. Sources aware of points of interest of the two duplicates said the material proof continues as before.

Sources: Indian Express, Outlook

Shaktipunj Express derailment: at least 7 coaches derail, no casualties

In another railway accident in Uttar Pradesh, seven trainers from Howrah-Jabalpur Shaktipunj Express derailed near the Obra in Sonbhadra district. Nobody has been harmed in the mischance.

This is the fourth railway accident inside a month and the first since Piyush Goyal gave over the duty of the Railways in the current renovating of the Cabinet after Suresh Prabhu offers to venture down to assume moral liability of the arrangement of mischances of railway.

Fourteen fast mentors Kalinga-Utkal Puri Haridwar Express hopped the railing, one of them colliding with a house adjoining the track close Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh of Muzaffarnagar on August 20, killing no less than 23 individuals and leaving a few harmed. The prepare originated from Puri in Odisha and goes to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, for the most part a voyage of around 36 hours.

Three days after the fact, on August 23, nine mentors from the Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express wrecked in Auraiya locale of Uttar Pradesh, after the prepare slammed into a dumper, leaving no less than 25 individuals injured. Hours after the Kaifiyat Express crash, the then Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu offered to step down.

In a progression of passionate tweets, Prabhu said he was “extremely harmed” over the two crashes in Uttar Pradesh. “In under three years as a Minister, I have dedicated my blood and sweat to the change of railways. Under the administration of the PM, he looked to defeat many years of disregard through fundamental changes in all regions, prompting phenomenal venture and objectives,” he said.

Sources: Business Standard, India Today