According to District Collector Dr Manik Gursal, the experimental initiative transported a a batch of 300 vaccines from Jawhar to Zaap village in Maharashtra's Palghar. The operation was completed in just a little over nine minutes.
The incident took place on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday when a group of villagers from Kasa had gathered to play cards in a building next to a Ganpati pandal, additional superintendent of police Prakash Gaikwad said.
An official said one person was charred to death and five others injured after an explosion took place at a Tarapur textile factory.
Thane and Palghar were among the worst areas in Maharashtra affected by heavy rainfall which continued to cause accidents and hamper essential services on Sunday and Monday.
Based on the postmortem report, which revealed several injuries on the body, the police registered a case under Indian Penal Code Section 302 (murder)
Inspired by trade tricks from Youtube, the accused learnt learnt the technique of starting motorcycles without keys
The accused and the 28-year-old victim got married on December 7, 2020
The incident took place on Saturday when the 38-year-old accused barged into the victim's hut at a village in Talasari taluka while she was sleeping with her mother.
Those arrested included a 70-year-old man, an M Tech degree holder and a professional employed as a manager in a well-known company
Nearly 200 people were arrested over lynching of two sadhus in April
A 26-year-old tribal woman was found hanging in Maharashtra's Palghar district. Her relatives identified the skeletal remains through her saree and 'mangalsutra': Police
The earthquake was experienced at 8.07 am in Paraswadi area of Dahanu taluka, district disaster control cell chief Vivekanand Kadam said.
The fresh plea filed by 'sadhus' of 'Shri Panch Dashban Juna Akhara' has sought transfer of the probe to the CBI, claiming that there is 'reasonable apprehension of bias' if Maharashtra police proceeds with the investigation.
With Governor's decision to seek a legal advice on Uddhav Thackeray's nomination to the Legislative Council, and BJP’s criticism of the law and order situation, hostilities between Shiv Sena and BJP appear to have reached a flashpoint
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said stern action will be taken against those involved in the lynching of the three men.
The incident took place on April 16 night when three men from Kandivali in Mumbai were going in a car towards Surat in Gujarat to attend a funeral.
The accused, Nitin Tambda, a farm labourer residing at Pranali village in Tarapur town of the district, had lent Rs 2,000 to his cousin Anil Tambda (28) staying in the same area, the police said.
No reports of casualties or damage to property. Thane district officials are carrying out a ground survey.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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