Articles tagged under: Vadodara Police

FIR filed after Vadodara-based designer gets death threats over doing yoga at Golden Temple

June 27, 2024
FIR filed after Vadodara-based designer gets death threats over doing yoga at Golden Temple

Vadodara: The city police have registered an FIR against unidentified individuals for issuing death threats to a local fashion designer after she performed yoga at the Golden Temple complex in Amritsar on June 21. The FIR was filed at Karelibaug police station on Wednesday night after designer and social media influencer Archana Makwana reported receiving threats via email, WhatsApp, and Instagram. It is filed under section 507 of the Indian Penal Code (criminal intimidation by anonymous comm...Read More

Vadodara man held from Mumbai in fake Disturbed Area Act clearance certificate case

June 04, 2024
Vadodara man held from Mumbai in fake Disturbed Area Act clearance certificate case

Vadodara: One Illiyaas Sheikh, accused of using a fake Disturbed Area Act certificate to sell a Hindu-owned property to a Muslim, was nabbed by Raopura Police at Mumbai International Airport while attempting to leave for Saudi Arabia. The incident involves Moti Chhipwad of the Panigate area in Vadodara. Raopura police arrested Sheikh after an FIR was filed against him on May 9th. The property in question, located in the Khatri Pol area of Moti Chhipwad, belonged to 69-year-old Lataben Jaysury...Read More

Gotri Police book builder couple for duping over 160 people

May 16, 2024
Gotri Police book builder couple for duping over 160 people

Vadodara: A complaint has been filed against a builder couple for duping over 160 investors at Gotri Police Station in the city. The couple is accused of taking money from people and not giving possession of flats and shops to those investors. Bhikubhai Kishan Koria and his wife Shiplaben Koria, builders of the Kishan Ambrosia project, are accused of taking money from around 160 people and not providing them with possession of the shops and flats. They also failed to provide any legal documen...Read More

Three cops held in Vadodara for assaulting a vendor

May 03, 2024
Three cops held in Vadodara for assaulting a vendor

Vadodara: The Sayajigunj police, on Thursday, booked and arrested three cops for attempted murder after they were accused of causing serious harm to roadside vendor Faizan Sheikh. Faizan allegedly faced brutality at the hands of constables Mubashir Salim and Raghuvir Bharat, and driver Kishan Parmar in Sayajigunj around 11:45 pm on Wednesday. The altercation reportedly began when police attempted to close Faizan's omelet stall, and injuries led to his hospitalization. While a police offici...Read More

Vadodara police book 6 for selling cow beef stuffed Samosas

April 08, 2024
Vadodara police book 6 for selling cow beef stuffed Samosas

Vadodara: The city police have arrested six people, including the proprietor of 'Hussaini Samosa', for selling samosas with cow beef filling. Acting on a tip-off, the police raided 'Hussaini Samosa' in Chhipwad on Saturday, where they confiscated the inventory. Hundreds of kilograms of samosa filling containing beef components were impounded and forwarded for forensic analysis. Later, when the lab test confirmed the presence of cow meat in the filling, the police booked and arrested six peopl...Read More

Police nab one who put up posters against Ranjanben Bhatt; he turns out to be Congress office bearer

March 20, 2024
Police nab one who put up posters against Ranjanben Bhatt; he turns out to be Congress office bearer

Vadodara: The Crime Branch detained an individual today for hanging posters against the BJP Lok Sabha candidate from the Vadodara constituency, Ranjanben Bhatt who is also the incumbent MP from the seat. Several posters were put up in the night and the media was informed about them in the morning. Subsequently, the local news channel started covering the news. However, police came into the action and checked CCTV footage of the areas, through which a person belonging to the main opposition Congr...Read More

Fake school leaving certificate for passport: case against one in Vadodara

March 09, 2024
Fake school leaving certificate for passport: case against one in Vadodara

Vadodara: The crime branch has registered a case against an individual who submitted a fake school leaving certificate while applying for a passport at the city's passport office. The authorities are currently searching for the accused. On August 26, 2021, Anishali Ojedali Sheikh, residing near Gama Manzil in the Yakutpura area and originally hailing from Hoogly, West Bengal, applied to the Regional Passport Office for a passport. At that time, Anishali Sheikh was provided with the appointmen...Read More

Vadodara police arrest five for derogatory social media post against Hindus

January 25, 2024
Vadodara police arrest five for derogatory social media post against Hindus

Vadodara: The local police have arrested five Muslim youths for making derogatory and threatening social media posts on January 22nd against the 'pran pratishtha' of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. The police have also seized their mobile phones in connection with the case. These arrested individuals had shared a derogatory story on Instagram with a picture of the Babri Mosque, stating, 'When our time comes, heads will be cut off from bodies.' This post led to tension between Hindu and Muslim comm...Read More

SIT formed for Harni boat tragedy case; Lake zone sealed

January 19, 2024
SIT formed for Harni boat tragedy case; Lake zone sealed

Vadodara: The Vadodara City Police Commissioner has constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the boat capsizing accident that occurred on Thursday in Harni Lake in the city, where 14 individuals, including 12 children and two teachers on a picnic, tragically lost their lives when a boat overturned. The SIT, chaired by the Joint Commissioner of Police Manoj Ninama, comprises a total of seven police officers, including Panna Momaya (DCP, Zone-4, Vadodara City - Supervision Officer)...Read More

Fake CMO official on run since November held at Assam-Mizoram border

December 05, 2023
Fake CMO official on run since November held at Assam-Mizoram border

Vadodara: The accused, who escaped police custody after being booked for impersonating an official from the Gujarat chief minister's office and committing rape, was nabbed on Monday near the Assam-Mizoram border after three weeks on the run. The accused, Viraj Patel, was captured by the police near the Assam-Mizoram border and brought back to Vadodara on Monday, according to an official statement. Patel had fled from a court premises in Vadodara on November 10, prior to his appearance before a ...Read More