Farhan Shaikh is a reporter with Hindustan Times, Mumbai. He writes for the crime and legal team, along with reportage on Mumbai traffic issues.
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Police said that following the shooting incident, an enraged kin of those killed, along with a few locals of the village, torched two houses belonging to the family of those accused.
The men especially targeted elderly women in isolated locations, pillion riders on the bike would rob their victims
The pedestrian, Gaurav Dhal, 42, a resident of Kamothe, was killed in the crash while he was crossing the road. He was working in a Vashi-based finance company
Most passengers have suffered minor head injuries and contusions, police said
Shirsagar did not leave behind a suicide note. Around 9 am, a few locals alerted the police about the body, which had floated to the top of the lake.
The crash took place on Tarali river bridge, on the outskirts of Umbraj village in Karad, Satara, between 4.30am and 5am, according to the police
Police suspect the driver dozed off while the bus was travelling at high sped.
The special branch of Navi Mumbai police has issued instructions to citizens asking them to maintain social distancing and avoid crowding in public areas
A resident of New Panvel, Anurag Gudile was a regular trekker and was also into wildlife and nature photography
Police said the dumper truck rammed the bike from behind at a turning.