Articles tagged under: Bharuch

ACB Gujarat nabs Class 2 officer in bribery case

May 16, 2024
ACB Gujarat nabs Class 2 officer in bribery case

Bharuch: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Gujarat has nabbed an Assistant Director from the Office of Industrial Safety and Health in Bharuch in a bribery case involving the sum of Rs. 1,25,000. The complainant in this case submitted an application to the Deputy Director of the Office of Industrial Safety and Health in Bharuch for the approval of maps and plans to open a new factory in Bharuch, along with the necessary documents. The accused, Jigarbhai Jagdish Chandra Patel, who works as a...Read More

Bharuch farmer succeeds in cultivating apples

May 13, 2024
Bharuch farmer succeeds in cultivating apples

Bharuch: A farmer from Andada village has successfully cultivated apples, which are typically grown in cold regions like Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. Three years ago, Shashikant Parmar got the idea of cultivating apples after learning that the same was being done in Kutch. After doing research, he learned about a breed of apple that can be grown in temperatures up to 40º Celsius. So, Parmar brought 50 apple saplings from Bangalore three years ago and maintained them solely by watering. Now,...Read More

Bharuch get showers amid IMD’s forecast of unseasonal rain until May 17th

May 11, 2024
Bharuch get showers amid IMD’s forecast of unseasonal rain until May 17th

Bharuch: The Bharuch district experienced unseasonal rainfall in the evening, providing relief to the people amid the high summer heat. While the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) had predicted rainfall in parts of Gujarat, Bharuch was not among the forecasted areas. According to the IMD, there is a forecast of occasional light rain in parts of Gujarat until May 17th. Here is the weather forecast for the next 7 days: Day 1: (Valid from time of origin to 0830 Hrs. IST of 12/05/2024) ...Read More

Gujarat Police nab one from Bharuch working for Pakistan’s ISI

May 09, 2024
Gujarat Police nab one from Bharuch working for Pakistan’s ISI

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Police has nabbed one Pravinkumar Mishra from Bharuch over allegations of passing on secret information to Pakistan based spy agency Inter Service Intelligence(ISI). Mishra is suspected to be victim of honey trap. Police have recovered data from Mishra's mobile phone and laptop. Prima facie he has been found involved in espionage and passing of secret information to Pakistan. According to Police, Mishra was first contacted via Facebook through a friend request. An id of ...Read More

Meal for Rs. 20 ; Railways open economical meal counters at Bharuch and Vadodara stations

April 24, 2024
Meal for Rs. 20 ; Railways open economical meal counters at Bharuch and Vadodara stations

Bharuch: Indian Railways, along with Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), has taken a noble initiative to serve passengers, particularly those in unreserved coaches, with a new program offering hygienic meals and snacks at affordable prices. This initiative has been undertaken taking into consideration the surge in passenger traffic during the summer months. In this direction, Western Railway has also introduced the facility of economical/affordable meals at Mumbai Central, ...Read More

Mob attacks Hindu couple, attempts shop arson in Ochchan village

April 23, 2024
Mob attacks Hindu couple, attempts shop arson in Ochchan village

Bharuch: A case has been registered at Vagra Police Station after a group of people from the minority community assaulted a Hindu couple and attempted to burn down their shop in Ochchan village, while also issuing death threats. The teams from Vagra Police and district police have implemented tight security measures in Ochchan to prevent any further untoward incidents. According to the complaint filed at Vagra Police, Kishanbhai Kailashchandwa Kumawat, aged 25 and hailing from Bhilwara distri...Read More

Chaitar Vasava has 13 FIRs against him under over 30 IPC sections in 3 police stations

April 20, 2024

Bharuch: AAP MLA and Lok Sabha candidate for Bharuch seat, Chaitar Vasava has 13 police complaints against him so far. 10 complaints were filed against him in Dediapada police station, while 01 each in Rajpipla, Kevadiya and Sagbara police stations. The sections under which Vasava was booked include IPC 143, 147, 148, 149, 323, 354A, 504, 503, 115, 116, 120b, 395, 427, 450, 354A, 506(2), IT Act 2008, 67A, 188, 269, section 51B under Disaster Management Act, 506(2), 452, 153, 397, 306, ...Read More

AIMIM to contest Lok Sabha polls from Gandhinagar and Bharuch seats

March 26, 2024
AIMIM to contest Lok Sabha polls from Gandhinagar and Bharuch seats

Gandhinagar: With the announcement of the dates for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, all political parties are preparing with the names of their candidates in the state. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has announced candidates for 26 seats, while the opposition parties Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are contesting as part of the INDI Alliance. Additionally, another political party has entered the fray on two seats in Gujarat. Asaduddin Owaisi's All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AI...Read More

Man attempts to set ablaze Shankaracharya Math in Bharuch

March 22, 2024
Man attempts to set ablaze Shankaracharya Math in Bharuch

Bharuch: A segment of the Shankaracharya Math, operated by the Dwarka Shardapeeth in Bharuch, sustained partial damage when an unidentified individual, dressed in a black hoodie jacket with a face mask and white skull cap, attempted to set fire to the building by sprinkling flammable liquid while the seer was conducting rituals around 5:30 in the morning today. It is learned that the accused threw some paper which allegedly had the message "Gustakh Pir Ki Saja, Sar Tan Se Juda". The Gujarat P...Read More

Navy’s Make In India 3rd 25T Bollard Pull Tug Bajrang launched in Bharuch

March 15, 2024
Navy’s Make In India 3rd 25T Bollard Pull Tug Bajrang launched in Bharuch

Bharuch: 3rd 25T Bollard Pull Tug Bajrang was launched by Commodore V Pravin, AWPS (Additional Warship Production Superintendent) Mumbai on 14 March 2024 at M/s Shoft Shipyard Pvt Ltd, Bharuch Gujarat. The Tug is a proud flag bearer of Make in India initiative of GoI. Contract for construction and delivery of three 25T BP Tugs was concluded with M/s Shoft Shipyard Pvt Ltd, an MSME, in consonance with Aatma nirbhar Bharat initiative of GoI. These Tugs are being built under the classificat...Read More