Articles tagged under: Vadodara Police

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

ACB nabs a Police constable in Vadodara for taking bribe

October 22, 2023
ACB nabs a Police constable in Vadodara for taking bribe

Vadodara: Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) Gujarat has nabbed Anand Vala, head constable of Vishwamitri police chowky which comes under Manjalpur police station. Accused Anand Vala hails from Talli village of Talaja taluka of Bhavnagar district. According to ACB, Vala had demanded Rs. 10,000 bribe sum for a person who was booked under the breach of notification offense. Vala had demanded bribe for not causing harassments and seek police remand. A person contacted ACB as he didn't want to pa ...Read More

Ban on victory processions in Vadodara after India vs. Pakistan match

October 13, 2023
Ban on victory processions in Vadodara after India vs. Pakistan match

Vadodara: The city police here has imposed a ban on all kinds of victory processions after the India vs. Pakistan match on October 14, to be played in Ahmedabad. The match is on Saturday, and from Sunday, the Garba festival of Navratri will start. Keeping in mind the law and order situation, no victory processions are allowed in the city. Rapid Action Force (RSF), along with the State Reserve Police (SRP) and local police, are deployed in the city's Char Darwaja area and other communally sens...Read More

20 held for obscene gestures during Eid procession in Vadodara

September 30, 2023
20 held for obscene gestures during Eid procession in Vadodara

Vadodara: The police has nabbed twenty individuals on allegations of causing offense to religious sentiments during a procession held to commemorate Eid Milad un Nabi in Padra here. Among 13 accused who are booked are Salman Malek Buchiyo, Faizal Vhora, Sikandar Painter Bodiyo, Mira Omlet famed Aiyub, Saif Alikhan Sheikh, Sami Garasiya, Avez Vhora, Nawab Mirza, Yakum Malik, Saizan Pathan, Tiger-KFC group's man, Aslam Malek and Anwar among others. गुजरात के वडोदर�...Read More

Vadodara police book a lady for drunk & drive and assaulting a Home Guard; Video goes viral

August 28, 2023
Vadodara police book a lady for drunk & drive and assaulting a Home Guard; Video goes viral

Vadodara: Gotri Police booked a woman on Sunday for driving while intoxicated, displaying disorderly conduct towards police officers, and physically assaulting a home guard. The accused woman was driving her car in an inebriated condition in the early hours of Sunday morning when she collided with another vehicle near the Gokul party plot on Vasna Road. Following the collision, she engaged in heated arguments with a family travelling in the other car. After the police arrived at the scene, the ...Read More

Vadodara Police book one for issuing death threats to Hindu girl to force marriage

June 19, 2023
Vadodara Police book one for issuing death threats to Hindu girl to force marriage

Vadodara: Vadi police here in the city have filed a case against one Juned Vaghela for issuing death threats to a Hindu woman if she married someone other than him. The Hindu woman, who currently resides in the Vadi area and works at a visa consultancy office, had previously worked at a hospital in the city in 2021, where the accused, Juned Vaghela, also worked in the medical department. During that time, they became friends. However, the woman left her job after a month and became engaged to...Read More

Vadodara Crime Branch locates missing twin sisters in Kheda; one of them got married

April 10, 2023
Vadodara Crime Branch locates missing twin sisters in Kheda; one of them got married

Vadodara: The Crime Branch on Sunday located twin sisters who had been missing for almost 50 days in the Kheda district. According to a crime branch officer, one of the sisters, Sarika (23), got married to a man she was in a relationship with, and the other sister, Sheetal, has been staying with them. As both girls are adults, there is no offence in their decision to live their life the way they want. Their father, Chiman Vankar, had filed a missing persons' complaint at Sayajigunj police ...Read More

IPS on special duty for five communally sensitive police station areas of Vadodara

April 04, 2023
IPS on special duty for five communally sensitive police station areas of Vadodara

Vadodara: DIG Nilesh Jadadiya has been specially appointed for communally sensitive areas of Vadodara, in the backdrop of recent violence in which Ram Navami processions were attacked in Muslims populated areas. Jadadiya's appointment is for the area that consists of five police stations - Varasiya, City, Panigate, Vadi, and Karelibag. Jadadiya is DIG of Coastal Security. He is camping in Vadodara on special duty. Jadadiya held a meeting with city police commissioner Dr. Shamsher Singh on ...Read More