Crime

Meghalaya Police registers case against Assam news channel for “fake news”

May 15, 2020

Shillong, May 15: Meghalaya Police, on Friday, informed that a case has been registered against a news channel based in Assam. The channel had allegedly broadcasted a news claiming that a minister from the state had contracted COVID-19 and was keeping it a secret. Assistant Inspector General of Police (A) G K Ïangrai, stated that Read More

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2 cases registered for email forgery

May 1, 2020

Shillong, May 1: Meghalaya police, on Friday, informed that 2 cases have been registered at Cyber Crime Police Station after two emails forging the designation of senior government officials were reportedly found to be sending subordinate officers to purchase online gift vouchers.  “Two such forged email ID is has been found to be sending emails Read More

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15-year-old girl rescued from West Bengal

March 14, 2020

Shillong, Mar 14: A 15-year-old girl missing from Laitkor Village in East Khasi Hills since March 12th was rescued by CID along with West Bengal Police from Cooch Behar on Saturday. It was reported that initially the number which was used to track the missing girl was incorrect and the girl was still thought to Read More

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Breaking News: One stabbed at Mawkhar

March 5, 2020

One labour identified as Sanidul Islam (21) from Barpeta, Assam was taken to hospital after being stabbed by four masked men in Mawkhar near YMCA on Thursday. According to sources the incident took place at around 2:30 pm.

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Cop, CRPF Jawan caught on cam handling gun to child

February 25, 2020

Tura, Feb 25: In a display of utter irresponsibility, a policeman and a CRPF personnel were caught on camera handling a young boy their service gun to pose for photographs. The incident came to light after the photos went viral on social media. Netizens have called out the reckless behaviour shown by the security personnel Read More

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Kidnap victim rescued, two arrested in North Garo Hills

January 28, 2020

Tura, Jan 28: The North Garo Hills (NGH) police arrested two criminals for their involvement in the kidnapping of a driver from Assam near the village of Dingok under Bajengdoba PS. The duo were arrested on Jan 26 while a third member of the gang, who managed to escape their clutches. On Jan 24, early Read More

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Drug peddelers arrested in series of raids in East Jaintia Hills

November 13, 2019

Shillong, Nov 13: In a series of raids conducted in last three days to detect the supply of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances in the East Jaintia Hills district, joint teams of Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF), Khliehriat Police Station and Ladrymbai Out Post recovered approximately 45 grams of heroin. In first raid on November Read More

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ICFAI student and one more held with heroine from the city

November 9, 2019

Shillong, Nov 9: A team of special party of Sadar Police Station along with the ANTF of SP EKH district has arrested two drugs dealer including a student of ICFAI university. The accused have been identified as Lobkush Bohara and Rahul Das. According to police, Bohara a student of BA English at ICFAI university, Shillong Read More

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Mentally ill mother kills three minor children, self

November 6, 2019

Tura, Nov 6: A mentally ill woman killed her three minor children, before killing herself in the district of NGH, yesterday. According to police, the incident took place at about 3 PM in the village of Lower Tombuma under Dainadubi outpost in North Garo Hills when the husband of the woman went to Baghmara under Read More

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Grenade, ammo recovered in SGH

October 21, 2019

Tura, Oct 21: A small cache of ammunition along with a Chinese made grenade from the village of Dosogre in the district were recovered today from South Garo Hills (SGH), police said. The recovery comes in the wake of the arrest of senior Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), Nikrak M Sangma (Kaltush) who is also Read More

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