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BJP Corporator booked for alleged rape in Thane

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Mumbai, Sep 13, 2017: BJP corporator Daya Gaikwad of Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation has been booked for allegedly raping a 27-year-old woman from Thane on different occasions by promising marriage by concealing his marital status.

The woman had accused Gaikwad he raped her at NCP Women’s Wing chief Kalyan Ashwini Dhumal’s residence.

As per the reports, a case has been registered against him under sections 376, 323, 504, 506, 34 of IPC. Meanwhile, an investigation is underway in the matter.

Speaking to media, the victim said that the BJP corporator raped her at the house of NCP women’s wing chief for Kalyan Ashwini Dhumal. A report also quotes her as saying that Gaikwad committed the crime on pretext of marriage concealing his marital status.

She alleged that Gaikwad had filmed the act with help from Dhumal and her husband, and that he was using the video to threaten her, TOI’s report said.

Gaikwad said the allegations were false, and it was she who had blackmailed him with the threat of a rape accusation, the report added.

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Delhi metro’s Blue Line faces snag

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New Delhi, Feb 21: Train services on Delhi Metro’s Blue Line (Dwarka sector 21-Noida City Centre/Vaishali) were affected for close to 30 minutes on Wednesday due to signalling issue at two interlocking stations, the DMRC said.

“Due to signalling issue at interlocking stations of Subhash Nagar and Rajouri Garden of Line-3, train IDs were lost around 12.30 p.m. for trains falling in this zone, resulting in delays as they were locally controlled,” Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said in a statement.

“Central control for these two interlocking stations was restored at 1 p.m. and trains are now being regularised as per normal IDs,” the statement added.

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Prisoner escaped from Delhi’s LNJP hospital after throwing chilli powder into eyes of Police

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New Delhi, Feb 19: A prisoner on Monday escaped from Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital after throwing chilli powder into eyes of Delhi Police personnel who had brought him there.

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Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana

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Chandigarh, Feb 19: Thieves took away jewellery and valuables worth nearly Rs 1 crore from a historic Shiva Temple in Haryana’s Panchkula district, police said on Monday.

The theft took place in Saketri on the intervening night of February 18-19. The entire theft was caught on CCTV.

“The thieves broke open locks of the temple and took away gold and silver jewellery and valuables,” a priest at the temple said.

The Haryana Police is investigating the matter.

The temple, located around 10 km from here, attracts hundreds of devotees daily. Thousands of people offered prayers at the temple on the occasion of Mahashivratri on February 13-14.

The temple had received lakhs of rupees in cash as offering which had been deposited in the bank only two days back, the priests told the police.

However, the valuables of the temple and offerings made after had remained in the temple complex.

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