In his reporting career of over 20 years, Sanjeev K Jha has covered bureaucracy, politics, ISI activities in border areas, music and Bollywood. Presently, he covers crime in the national Capital.
Articles by Sanjeev K Jha
17 people were identified through CCTV footage, and have been asked to join the investigation.
This contention indicates this was not a “crime of passion”, as earlier suspected, but a premeditated murder, said investigators
Investigators associated with the case said that they have seized phones of Sahil and the victim girl to analyse the chats between the two in order to establish the motive behind the brutal murder. They added that Sahil had no criminal record
The crime, which sent shock waves through Delhi, once again underlined women’s safety as a primary concern in the national capital.
A Mandoli jail official said that Bishnoi was shifted to a high-security ward at the prison after his arrival in Delhi
Dependra Pathak, the special commissioner of police (law and order), said Rohit Singh, 30, an assistant professor of economics, was arrested on Monday.
Satyendar Jain money-laundering case: Jain was arrested on May 30 last year by ED in connection with a money laundering case.
Officers said the objective of ‘Operation Kawach’ is to identify and apprehend people involved in the trafficking and distribution of narcotics
The police will also identify imprisoned gangsters susceptible to attacks by rival groups and shift them out of Delhi to ensure their safety
CCTV footage shows that at least 10 jail officials, including 8 armed security personnel, and around 20 prisoners, did little to stop the attack.
Tihar is no stranger to gang violence where gangster Tillu Tajpuria was brutally stabbed to death by four members of his rival Jitender Gogi’s gang
The shocking murder of the gangster came in less than 20 days of the killing of another criminal by some of his old friends who had parted ways with him
Several agencies, including the Delhi Jal Board, DDA, PWD are involved in the operations, which started with an 11km stretch between the Signature Bridge and ITO on February 12
The lieutenant governor said they hope to provide Chhath devotees with clean and safe ghats this year
VK Saxena denied allegations levelled by AAP of spending ₹15 crore on the repair work at his official residence.
A circular issued by commissioner Sanjay Arora says that high court has observed that proxy officers are being sent to the court
The project, funded by Centre, will ensure technology-enabled enhanced policing and better security, especially for women, and will cost around ₹798 crore
Saxena said this in remarks made on Friday, while he was chairing the fourth meeting of a high-level committee on rejuvenation of the Yamuna, officials present at the session said on Saturday
The officers said that more than ₹350 crore were released to different districts last fiscal, and added that if any discrepancy is found, errant officials will have to face vigilance enquiries
Those who were handed over their letters of appointment on Wednesday include 324 principals, recruited through Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), in various government schools
Officials said the state government or agency will appoint independent external monitors (IEMs) who will monitor the execution of the contract
According to police, the in-laws of Moika, the prime accused, had decided to shift to Dwarka which would have meant that she would be unable to stay in contact with her boyfriend
The elderly couple lived on the ground floor of the house, while Rattan, Monika and their son lived on the first floor. Verma had retired as the vice-principal of a Delhi government school, and the family had been living in this house for around 38 years
Delhi LG VK Saxena said that one can accumulate bookish knowledge from degrees, but it is education that paves the way to wisdom.
An officer in the LG’s office aware of the matter said the Delhi government misled the high court on “two occasions” — on November 18 last year and February 17.
Moosewala was killed on May 29 last year in Jawaharke village in Punjab’s Mansa district.
Boxer switched to crime after a failed career in pugilism and eventually ran the criminal group operated by gangster Jitender Gogi after his 2021 murder.
The move will help weed out corruption and leakages at ration stores, apart from ensuring access for the intended beneficiaries
A senior Delhi Police officer said that they are reviewing photographs and video footage of the protest
On scanning the CCTV videos, we realised the snatchers changed their clothes on the roadside after committing the crime, officers said, but not their shoes.