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  • Mumbai: Man arrested for creating many FB profiles of ex-wife

    Mumbai: A 30-year-old man was arrested for making multiple fake profiles of his legally separated wife, who lives in Andheri (east). The victim, who is working in a private firm, registered case at MIDC police station on November 12, after she noticed multiple profiles of hers were made on Facebook. When she clicked on the…

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  • Mumbai: Two held in Bank of Maharashtra’s UPI app fraud

    Mumbai: One year after state-owned Bank of Maharashtra (BoM) lost Rs 25 crore in one of the biggest Unified Payments Interface (UPI) frauds, the Mumbai police recently arrested two pawns and exposed the racket of how the money was circulated to commit the financial fraud. Dindoshi police arrested Jaykumar Singh and Kalpesh Vinod Bhatt who…

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  • Mumbai, Andheri, Andheri police, Mumbai police, rape, polio-affected girl raped, minor girl, crime, accused held

    Mumbai: Andheri police arrest 32-year-old man for raping polio-affected girl

    Mumbai: Andheri police have arrested a 32-year-old man on Friday evening for allegedly raping a minor girl, who is affected by polio. The accused and 12-year-old survivor live in the same neighbourhood and are known to each other. The police said, “The victim lives with her parents and siblings on a rented accommodation in a…

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  • Mumbai, Vinod Kambli, Bandra police station, social media, Vinod Kambli controversy

    Mumbai: Ex-cricketer Vinod Kambli abused on social media

    Mumbai: Former cricketer Vinod Kambli has submitted a complaint letter at Bandra police station after he and his family were allegedly abused on micro-blogging website Twitter on Wednesday night. After Kambli replied to the abusive message(s) on Twitter by tagging Mumbai police commissioner Datta Padsalgikar, the man deleted his tweets. The Bandra police as well…

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  • Mumbai, Mumbai police, Mobile control room, Emergency Response and Mobile Surveillance Control and Command Centre, Mumbai region, security in mumbai

    Mumbai police to get ‘mobile control room’ for better security

    Mumbai: Mumbai police soon to get one ‘Emergency Response and Mobile Surveillance Control and Command Centre’ van in each region. The white colour van, which will be known as ‘mobile control room’ is equipped with four high resolution CCTV cameras, one 360-degree camera and one satellite on its roof which can be directly connected to…

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  • Uttar Pradesh: Police arrest 4, including BJP MLA's cousin, for extorting money from truckers

    Mumbai: Travel agent, flier held at domestic airport for forging ticket

    Mumbai: A 46-year-old flier was arrested at domestic airport on Sunday night when he was about to board a Kolkata-bound flight with forged travel ticket. The flier Deepak Mulla works in a jewellery shop in Kalbadevi of Mumbai. After preliminary investigation, the police found the air ticket was forged by a travel agent Dilip Jana (29) who had…

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  • Maharashtra, MPT, Mumbai Port trust, seven cartridges and one bombshell, Alibaug, Gateway of India

    Maharashtra: MPT recovers 7 cartridges, 1 bombshell in Alibaug

    Mumbai: The recovery of ‘seven cartridges and one bombshell’ while dredging the sea bed near Alibaug, hardly few nautical miles away from the Gateway of India last week alarmed Mumbai Port Trust (MPT). All the recovered suspected materials were handed over to Yellow Gate police for further investigation and subsequently all the stakeholders including Indian…

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  • Mumbai: Police arrest five bikers for harassing women joggers near Girgaum Chowpatty

    Mumbai: The Mumbai police have arrested five bike-borne youth, including two juveniles, for allegedly harassing women joggers near Girgaum Chowpatty on Thursday morning. All the accused are residents of Chembur and were nabbed late night on Saturday. The accused — Prem Raosaheb Nikalje (21), Jagmohan Ramagya Prasad (21) and Vikas Rakesh Chaurasia (21) along with…

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