Articles tagged under: Bhuj

Pakistani prisoner dies of lever illness in Bhuj

March 24, 2019
Pakistani prisoner dies of lever illness in Bhuj

Bhuj: A Pakistani prisoner kept in Joint Interogation Centre(JIC) here was declared dead due to lever related illness. Pakistani citizen Mamad Sohil Abdul Rashid Saiyed (38) was arrested for intrusion in coastal territory of India. He was kept in JIC. On last 14th he was admitted to general hospital in Bhuj due to lever related illness. He died during treatment. 'B' division police of Bhuj is looking into the procedures. DeshGujarat Read More

ACB nabs district Panchayat clerk taking bribe of Rs 78000 from contractor

February 15, 2019
ACB nabs district Panchayat clerk taking bribe of Rs 78000 from contractor

Bhuj: The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Gujarat police today nabbed red handed a senior clerk of the irrigation department in the district Panchyat here today taking a bribe of Rs 78000/- for payment of the final bill of a contractor. Assistant Director ACB Gambhirsinh Padheriya said that senior clerk Sanjay B Mota was nabbed from his office. He had sought 3% of the total final bill from the contractor who had dug three ponds. On his secret complaint a trap was laid by the ACB...Read More

Shooting of the biopic on PM Modi held in Bhuj

February 09, 2019
Shooting of the biopic on PM Modi held in Bhuj

Bhuj: The shooting of film PM Narendra Modi, a biopic of the Indian prime minister and former Gujarat CM was held in Prag Mahal here. Noted Director Omung Kumar B, who has directed biopics like Mary Kom and Sarabjit is directing the film, He had visited various locations in Gujarat earlier last month. Actor Vivek Oberoi is playing the role of PM Modi. The shooting of the film was done in Ran area in the last two days and today it was done here. In the ...Read More

Bhuj to get Rs. 85.96 crore Regional Science Museum; foundation stone laid

January 04, 2019
Bhuj to get Rs. 85.96 crore Regional Science Museum; foundation stone laid

Bhuj: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today performed groundbreaking for Rs. 84.96 crore regional science museum at district headquarters Bhuj in Kutch. The government has allotted 10 acre land for 6100 square meter construction of Science museum near Bhujiya hill. The museum will have theme based science galleries dedicated to energy education, bonsai, marine navigation, nano technology and more.   DeshGujaratRead More

Large hot air balloon burst and fall in temple fair in Gujarat, two injured

December 04, 2018

Bhuj:Two people sustained burn injuries when a large hot air balloon meant for advertisement during a fair in Nakhatrana of Kutch district in Gujarat suddenly burst and fell over them. Police said that the fair was organized on the occasion of the completion of 10 years of local Nishkalanki dham temple. The balloon suddenly burst and fell down on Maheshbhai and Subhashbhai, who were involved in cleaning of the temple. They have been admitted to a hospital here. DeshGuj...Read More

Health department inquiry team visit Adnai run G K hospital in Bhuj even as 111 children deaths confirmed this year

May 26, 2018
Health department inquiry team visit Adnai run G K hospital in Bhuj even as 111 children deaths confirmed this year

Bhuj: A 3 member inquiry team of the health department today visited Adani group (Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences) run G K General Hospital here where more than 100 children have died in the first five moths of this year. While the Adani group claimed that the children death rate has come down to 14% in the first five moths this year as compared to 19% pf 2015, 18% of 2016 and 21% of 2017, it has admitted that in all 111 children have died this year. A member ...Read More

Bhuj Police arrest one for posting derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad on social media

May 14, 2018
Bhuj Police arrest one for posting derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad on social media

Bhuj: B division police of Bhuj city police has arrested one Vinit Rameshbhai Soni for posting derogatory remarks against Prophet Mohammad. Local Muslims had demanded Vinit's arrest. City police has booked Vinit under section 295(A) and 153(A). DeshGujaratRead More

Seven-year old child dies of drowning in hotel swimming pool in Bhuj

May 14, 2018
Seven-year old child dies of drowning in hotel swimming pool in Bhuj

Bhuj: A seven-year old child Vruttik Nileshbhai Khakhkhar died of drowning in Seven Sky hotel's swimming pool here last evening. Vruttik was at swimming pool with his uncle Satish Thakkar. When Satishbhai went to get dressed after bath, Vruttik was unattended outside the swimming pool. The boy jumped in the pool on his own and died of drowning. Victim's family was from Ahmedabad. DeshGujaratRead More

NRI nabbed from Bhuj Airport with banned Satellite phone soon before boarding flight

March 29, 2018
NRI nabbed from Bhuj Airport with banned Satellite phone soon before boarding flight

Bhuj: An NRI settled in US was arrested from Bhuj Airport here today on recovery of a banned satellite phone from his luggage. PI of A -division M N Chauhan said that the model 9597 of Iridium Satellite phone was found in the luggage of Navinchand Dimond (59), a native of Gujarat who was now settled in the US, during the security check by CISF on the airport soon before he was to board an Air India flight for Mumbai. As the phone was proscribed in India and he was...Read More

License of Prince wine shop in Bhuj suspended

January 30, 2018
License of Prince wine shop in Bhuj suspended

Bhuj: License of Prince wine shop in district headquarters Bhuj has been suspended. In last November, Nakhatrana police had nabbed two persons with 98 tins of beer. It was revealed that illegal liquor was sold by Prince wine shop. As a result, the license of Prince wine shop has been suspended till 31st March. Twow persons nabbed were Karshan Ahir and Dhiraj Ahir. They were issued liquor on permit of Madhapar origin NRI Jadavji Manani. However, it was found that Jadavji was not in India when l...Read More