Antilia bomb scare probe: Sachin Vaze's aide API Riyaz Kazi suspended after arrest
Assistant Police Inspector Riyaz Kazi, a colleague of police officer Sachin Waze, was suspended from service on Monday, a day after he was arrested by the NIA probing the recovery of an explosives-laden SUV found outside industrialist Mukesh Ambani's residence here and the subsequent murder of Mansukh Hiran, an official said.
'Concerned about police violence against vulnerable communities in Mumbai': Medha Patkar, Yogendra Yadav and others in letter to commissioners
Civil society organisations and activists have on Monday written a letter to police commissioners in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and have expressed their concern over police violence against vulnerable communities, particularly the homeless, migrant and informal workers, daily wage earners, sex workers, domestic workers, and other marginalised groups.
During the ongoing second wave of COVID-19 and the restrictions put in place to curb the pandemic, the letter states that there have been "heated altercations" between slum dwellers and the police in many wards of Mumbai city.
Negligence towards COVID-19 behaviour in Navi Mumbai: NMMC fines two more societies, six construction sites for violating norms
The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) penalized two more housing societies for violating the micro containment zone policy. Balaji Garden in Koparkhaiarne and Sainath Galaxy in Ghansoli was fiend Rs 10,000 for their first violations. They have been warned that the civic body would collect Rs 25,000 as fines if they are found violating the norms a second time.
Maharashtra Govt issued notification for a low key celebration of Gudi Padva on April 13 due to the rising Covid19 cases in the state
Navi Mumbai: NMMC chief Abhijit Bangar directs to ensure 20 days of additional oxygen reserves
In order to ensure uninterrupted oxygen supply in hospitals and centres treating COVID-19 patients, the civic chief of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) held a meeting with health officials, doctors and oxygen suppliers and directed to ensure a minimum 20 days of additional oxygen reserves. He also directed suppliers to refill gas cylinders.
Anil Deshmukh corruption case: CBI summons former Maharashtra Home Minister on April 14 over allegations made by Param Bir Singh
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has summoned former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on April 14 for questioning in connection with corruption allegations made by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh.
Gudi Padwa 2021: Even as COVID-19 cases soar, crowd gathers at Mumbai's Dadar flower market; see pics
Maharashtra records dip in COVID-19 cases as 51,751 test positive; active cases jump to 5,64,746
After reporting 63,294 COVID-19 cases on Sunday--the highest single-day spike since the pandemic outbreak last year, Maharashtra recorded a dip in its numbers on Monday. With 51,751 new cases in the day, the number of active cases in the state has jumped to 5,64,746.