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Abhishek Behl is principal correspondent, Hindustan Times in Gurgaon Bureau. He covers infrastructure, planning and civic agencies in the city. He has been covering Gurgaon as correspondent for the last 10 years, and has written extensively on the city.

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Banking service partially hit in Gurgaon as employees protest against government policies

Employees from different banks gathered around 10am at the State Bank of Patiala branch on Old Delhi Road and shouted slogans against the government.

Bank employees protest outside the State Bank of Patiala branch on Old Railway Road, Gurgaon, as part of a nationwide strike on Tuesday.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 28, 2017 10:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon police recovers 7 guns, ​​9000 cartridges

​Gurgaon (Sadar) ACP Anil Kumar said the police recovered three imported pistols, two imported rifles, a rifle of .22 bore, seven magazines, one single barrel rifle, and 8762 cartridges of 19 different bores.

The arms and ammunition recovered from the room fake arms licence case accused Manish’s domestic help, who lives in a rented room in Gurgaon village.(HT Photo)
Published on Feb 27, 2017 09:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Told not to talk on phone and drive, woman ‘thrashes’ cops, ‘tears’ their uniform

The Gurgaon woman also filed a cross complaint after which an FIR was lodged against the traffic policemen for alleged misbehaviour.

The scuffle between woman driver and two traffic policemen led to a jam near Sikanderpur Metro station due to in Gurgaon on Sunday.(HT Photo)
Published on Feb 27, 2017 09:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Man held for duping Chennai resident of Rs 22 lakh with fake job offer

Sahu, a resident of Patna, had obtained the details of the victim, S Phugajayanti, from a job portal on which he had updated his profile. He promised him a job as general manager in one of the companies such as Maruti, Honda or Hero Motors.

Raj Kumar Sahu was arrested on Monday from MG road Metro station by cyber sleuths who tracked him through sustained technical surveillance.(HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 27, 2017 09:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Wife ‘ties hubby to chair, slashes his throat’

A resident of Gurgaon complained to the police on Saturday that his wife allegedly slashed his throat after tying him to a chair during a sexual act.

The man complained that his wife allegedly slashed his throat after tying him to a chair during a sexual act.(Representative Photo)
Updated on Feb 27, 2017 10:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: New sub-tehsils to be functional in 15 days

The new units have been formed to manage the increasing load of revenue related work apart from managing law and order.

The government had announced new sub-tehsils as people have been suffering due to delays in revenue related documentation at the Mini Secretariat, an official of Gurgaon administration said.(HT File)
Published on Feb 26, 2017 11:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Online banking fraud: Police to search for accused in Bihar

They ran a call centre in Delhi from where they called bank customers and duped them into sharing their account details or debit or credit card information. They then used the information obtained to withdraw money from their accounts.

On Sunday, one of the accused, Amit, was produced in the court after his three-day remand period was over.(HT File)
Published on Feb 26, 2017 11:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Sarpanch’s husband attacked to ‘eliminate witness’

Five men on motorcycles had fired at Prem Chand, a liquor trader and husband of sarpanch Surajmukhi of Khandewala village in Farrukhnagar but Chand escaped unhurt.

Sources said Deva and Manjit who are on trial for the murder of Chand’s son Kapil Pehwan had hired assailants to carry out the attack a month ago.
Published on Feb 25, 2017 10:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon police issue orders to boost surveillance

Police have asked educational institutions, toll plazas, bars and restaurants, and other such places frequented by public to install good quality CCTV cameras.

Police have directed to install CCTV cameras with a footage backup capacity of at least a month.(HT File)
Published on Feb 25, 2017 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Five booked for shooting, double murder at property dealer’s office near Gurgaon

Police have booked a property dealer and four other men for the shooting at Farrukhnagar in which two were killed

Although a large number of people gathered at the spot after the incident, there is no eyewitness except the one survivor, who is critically injured.(HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 24, 2017 02:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

NHAI to take over the rail over bridge project on Dwarka Expressway

The NHAI has asked Huda to stop work on the six-lane rail over bridge project on Dwarka Expressway at Basai as it does not conform to the highway norms

The Dwarka Expressway project has missed several deadlines.(ABHINAV SAHA/HT FILE)
Updated on Feb 23, 2017 11:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Two killed, one injured as gunmen open fire at property dealer’s office

Three property dealers were sitting at their office at Fazilpur crossing in Farrukh Nagar town, 25 km from Gurgaon, when the attackers arrived in a white Scorpio and opened fire

Locals gather near the property dealer’s office at Fazilpur crossing after the firing incident(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 24, 2017 02:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Boy, girl from same village found dead on railway track, suicide case registered

Locals believe that the boy and girl, who were found dead on the track near Pautaudi-Jatoula railway station, were from different castes and committed suicide after failing to get their parents’ consent for marriage

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Updated on Feb 22, 2017 11:11 PM IST
By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Gas agency salesman shot dead

Police identified the deceased as Raju, who was a salesman at the godown. He used to collect the daily sale of around Rs 60,000 to 70,000 before leaving the premises.

The salesman was about to leave the godown when some miscreants came to the godown and tried to snatch the cash.
Published on Feb 21, 2017 11:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Burglars strike at Badshahpur market on two successive nights

The theft early on Tuesday was a repeat of an incident early on Monday when burglars had made off with cash, clothes and groceries worth lakhs from nine shops in Badshahpur market. Police suspect the same gang is behind both incidents.

Burglars struck at several shops early on Monday and made off with cash, clothes and groceries worth lakhs.(HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 22, 2017 11:40 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Thieves hire Uber cab for commute, make off with vehicle at gunpoint

This is second such incident of carjacking in the last one week. Last Saturday night, robbers had stolen a Maruti Swift from Palam Vihar from a resident of Bijwasan who works in a logistics company

The trio thereafter pushed the driver out of the car and stole his mobile phone as well. A case has been registered in Sector 5 police station.(For representation purposes/HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 21, 2017 10:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon police yet to file case in Metro suicide bid

The woman, Farhat Nishat, is admitted to a hospital and has suffered severe injuries to her jaw, preventing her from recording a statement, police said.

A 27-year-old doctor from Patna had jumped in front of a metro train at Guru Dronacharya station on Monday morning.(HT File)
Published on Feb 21, 2017 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Four held in Gurgaon for running Noida like online ponzi scheme

Four men, including the director, of a Gurgaon based Profit Network company that operated an online clickbait scheme and defrauded people of over Rs 8 crore emulating Noida ponzi scheme were arrested on Monday.

The four accused defrauded people of over ₹8 crore using an online clickbait scheme.(Sanjeev Verma/HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 20, 2017 11:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

27-yr-old Delhi doctor survives after jumping in front of Metro, video emerges

A 27-year-old doctor working with a private insurance company in Delhi allegedly attempted suicide at a metro station in Gurgaon on Monday.

The incident, which took place at the Guru Dronacharya metro station at 8am, disrupted services on the line for about 10 minutes.(Sanjeev Verma/HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 20, 2017 03:50 PM IST
Gurgaon, Hindustan Times | By

Gurgaon police station livens up with colours, toys and a nanny. Here’s why

Women Police Station in Sector 51, Gurgaon, has become the first of its kind in Harayan by developing a separate play area-cum crèche to shield children from stressful environment .

A separate area has been earmarked for children at the police station in Sector 51 in Gurgaon.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 18, 2017 10:22 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Top toll official escapes kidnap bid at gunpoint at Kherki Daula plaza

The manager managed to escape as the abductors got stuck in a traffic jam, but they thrashed him and even threatened to shoot him before setting him free on the road

An image captured by the CCTV camera shows the Mercedes in which the accused arrived.(SANJEEV VERMA/HT PHOTO)
Published on Feb 16, 2017 10:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Pay dues or lose licences, Haryana government warns builders

Projects, including road maintenance, are pending because of paucity of funds with the Huda.(HT File)
Published on Feb 14, 2017 11:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Haryana police gets 15 cars from Maruti Suzuki to patrol KMP Expressway

In a bid to reduce the increasing number of accidents and rising crime rate along the access controlled Kundli- Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway, the Gurgaon police on Tuesday received 15 vehicles from auto major Maruti Suzuki as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative.

Gurgaon police commissioner flags off a new vehicle.(Sanjeev Verma/HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 15, 2017 10:55 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

5000 cartridges, imported guns seized from fake licence accused in Gurgaon

Gurgaon police said the accused had managed to get 16 gun licenses registered using forged documents. Some of his other accomplices running the racket charged anywhere between Rs 3 lakh and Rs 5 lakh from persons seeking to obtain gun licenses

Gurgaon police raided the house of one of the accused, Manish Bhardwaj, in a Gurgaon village. The police recovered 5,000 cartridges of different bore rifles, 3 rifles and four sophisticated pistols of foreign make.(HT Representative Photo)
Updated on Feb 14, 2017 12:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Manappuram gold heist: Police arrest four accused from Kanpur

The Gurgaon police arrested four more persons accused of the Manappuram daylight heist from Kanpur on Monday. In a daring robbery, armed men had looted 33 kg gold worth Rs 10 crore from Manappuram Finance Ltd. on the busy New Railway road on Thursday.

The four accused were arrested from Kanpur on Monday and taken on three-day police remand in Gurgaon.
Updated on Feb 13, 2017 10:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Three men who tortured, gang raped, killed 10-year-old girl arrested

Gurgaon police on Monday arrested three men who kidnapped a 10-year-old girl, gang raped her for three days and murdered her. Her body was found dumped in a vacant plot.

Police arrest Ejaz Malik, Mukhtar Ali, and Jalil Ahmed for gang rape and murder of a 10-year-old girl in Gurgaon on Monday.(Parveen Kumar/ HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 13, 2017 08:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Lawyer commits suicide in Gurgaon court complex

The lawyer was identified as Hema. She was found hanging from the fan in her porta cabin in Block Bof the judicial complex around 5.30pm

The body was taken to the mortuary and the postmortem examination will be carried out tomorrow, the police said.(.Representative photo/Shutterstock)
Updated on Feb 11, 2017 10:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Original Aadhaar card led police to Manappuram accused, questioning girlfriend also helped

Sumit Kuhar, DCP (crime) said the criminals destroyed all the phones and SIM cards that they had used.

Police recovered 30 kg gold, some of the cash, two pistols and four rounds from the accused. Two motorcycles, and a car were also seized from them.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 11, 2017 10:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By, Gurgaon

Gurgaon: Manappuram Finance heist case solved; 4 held, 30kg gold recovered

Police claimed to have cracked the case of a daylight heist at Mannapuram Finance Ltd in Gurgaon after arresting four persons on Saturday, barely 48-hour after the incident.

Police officers investigate the Manappuram gold heist case, in Gurgaon February 9.(HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 12, 2017 01:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurgaon | By
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