Articles tagged under: Surat Police

Probe against Surat cop after SC calls illegal custody ‘grossest of contempt’

January 30, 2024
Probe against Surat cop after SC calls illegal custody ‘grossest of contempt’

Surat: City Police Commissioner Ajay Kumar Tomar on Monday, announced a departmental inquiry against a suspended police officer accused of arresting and mistreating a local businessman, even though he had anticipatory bail from the Supreme Court in a cheating case. The Supreme Court, noting the 'illegal custody' of the businessman, called it the "grossest of contempt." On Monday, the apex court stated that it would direct the Gujarat High Court to provide proper training to magistrates. Th...Read More

11 admitted to hospital after gas leak in Vesu, Surat

December 14, 2023
11 admitted to hospital after gas leak in Vesu, Surat

Surat: Eleven people, including five children, were admitted to New Civil Hospital (NCH) late on Tuesday evening after reporting symptoms such as suffocation, burning eyes, and throat irritation. The exact cause of the symptoms is unclear, but a preliminary police investigation suggests that a scrap vendor attempting to open a gas cylinder may be involved. The vendor opened the knob to release pressure but quickly closed it as he also experienced a burning sensation in his eyes. Ten of them r...Read More

Male beautician held for molesting minor girl at Javed Habib Salon in Surat

November 09, 2023
Male beautician held for molesting minor girl at Javed Habib Salon in Surat

Surat: The city police have nabbed 24-year-old Shahrukh Shah, a male beautician at Javed Habib Salon, for molesting a 17-year-old Hindu girl on Sunday. According to the police, the incident occurred on Sunday when the girl, accompanied by her mother, went to the salon. After getting a haircut, she chose to undergo a facial treatment. The male beautician escorted her to a different cabin. During the facial session, he inappropriately touched her. Despite her objection, the accused attempted to...Read More

Surat Police nabs five fake doctors operating without medical degree

October 04, 2023
Surat Police nabs five fake doctors operating without medical degree

Surat: Icchapore police, in an operation, nabbed five fake doctors from different locations here in the city who were practicing without having any kind of medical education. Acting on a tip-off, the a team of Icchapore police carried out multiple raids here in the city. During the raids, the police caught 5 individuals who were running clinics without having any medical degrees. The police have nabbed these fake doctors, namely Govinda Haldaar, Ramesh Mandal, Dhiman Vishwas, Lakshman Sarkar,...Read More

Stolen diamonds worth Rs 4.58 crore returned to owners in Surat in just 16 days

September 20, 2023
Stolen diamonds worth Rs 4.58 crore returned to owners in Surat in just 16 days

Surat: The diamonds worth Rs 4.58 crore were returned to their owners 16 days after their theft in Surat. Five accused looted diamonds worth Rs 4.58 crore from courier staff by threatening them with pistols on September 3. However, Surat city and Valsad police jointly nabbed the accused from Vapi Highway within 3 hours after the loot and seized diamonds. A program titled 'Tera Tujko Arpan' was held in Saurashtra Patel community Vadi in Varachha yesterday to return the diamonds to their owners a...Read More

Person accusing Surat constables in viral video goes missing

September 15, 2023
Person accusing Surat constables in viral video goes missing

Surat: A person who made a viral video in which he made various allegations against two constables of Godadra police station in Surat has gone missing. A person named Sanjay Joshi made allegations against constables Jashu Bharvad and Sanjay Rojasra in a viral video clip. He alleged that the constables had lent him money. The constable used to torture him for the collection of the money, he alleged. Sanjay Joshi also alleged that the constable had also exploited his wife. Sanjay Joshi had made t...Read More

Surat Police arrests one in kidnap and murder case of 12-year-old boy

September 12, 2023
Surat Police arrests one in kidnap and murder case of 12-year-old boy

Surat: A day after police found the dead body of a 12-year-old boy who was kidnapped and killed for a ransom demand of Rs 15 lakh, the police has arrested one of the perpetrators, Umang, near Amroli on Monday. However, the accused, named Sonu Yadav, Monu Yadav, Mohan Kushwah, Sumeet Mohante, and Jeetu Jaina, are still evading capture. Umang confessed to the police that they had abducted the boy with the intention of demanding a ransom, but they decided to take his life out of fear that he mig...Read More

A cop booked in Surat for cheating a diamond trader

August 31, 2023
A cop booked in Surat for cheating a diamond trader

Surat: A complaint has been filed against an armed Lok Rakhsak of Surat Police for cheating a diamond trader. According to the police, in December 2020, an urgent need for money arose for the complainant, Karshan bhai and accused Armed Lok Rakshak Kamesh Awsura provided a loan of Rs 8 lakh to him at that time. In exchange, Karshan bhai transferred the documents of his 5 acres (8 bigha) of land worth 1.25 crores in Sisodara Gam to the accused. The condition was that the documents would be retu...Read More

Eight cops booked for alleged assault on 3 youths in Surat

August 23, 2023
Eight cops booked for alleged assault on 3 youths in Surat

Surat: During a traffic enforcement operation on Monday night, eight officers from the Puna police allegedly used excessive force against three youngsters. As the result of Police action, one of the victims sustained a fracture, while another suffered hearing impairment in one ear. Later, as the families of the youths staged protests, the Puna police were compelled to file charges against the eight officers involved, whose identities have yet to be disclosed. As per the details of the case, t...Read More

Rs. 1.59 crore stolen items recovered by Surat Police returned to complainants in a function

July 26, 2023
Rs. 1.59 crore stolen items recovered by Surat Police returned to complainants in a function

Surat Police held 'Tera Tujko Arpan' function in which Rs. 1.59 crore worth of stolen items were returned to their owner complainants. The function covered six police station areas including Utran, Amroli, Jahagirpura, Rander, Adajan and Pal. As many as 237 mobile phones worth Rs. 29.15 lakh, 147 vehicles worth Rs. 97.60 lakh, and ornaments and other things worth RTs. 22.54 lakh were returned to their owners in connection with 436 cases. City Police Commissioner Ajay Tomar presided over the func...Read More