News that made headline today.
1. Man thrashes mother over property, declares her a witch.
A man allegedly declared his mother a witch and thrashed her over the ancestral property in North Gobindapur area, Bishnupur in West Bengal. The woman was tortured and thrown out of her house by her son and his wife’s family on the accusation of being a witch.
2. Indian-American IT professional commits suicide after killing wife, two sons.
A 44-year-old Indian-American IT professional killed his wife and two minor sons before committing suicide with a gun inside their home in the US state of Iowa, according to the police. The West Des Moines Police Department, which is probing the case.
3. 2 drug peddlers arrested in Poonch.
Police have arrested two drug peddlers with 25 kg poppy straw carrying in a truck (HR- 55W -9650) at Poshana on Mughal road. Both drug peddlers have been identified as Mohd Zahid, son of Mohd Tahir, resident of Sangroor, Punjab and Mohd Shakeel, son of Shah Din, resident of Sangroor Punjab.
4. DC Jammu issues notice to complete demarcation of JDA land by June 30.
Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar has directed the concerned Tehsildars of Revenue Department to achieve the target of complete demarcation by 30th June, 2019. The Jammu Development Authority (JDA) land measuring 4,663 Kanal, out of 63,781 Kanal, has been demarcated and handed over to JDA.
5. Suspected IED with electric wires, watch found in box at Navi Mumbai school.
A school in Navi Mumbai had a major scare on Monday after a suspected Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was found in a concrete block in Kalamboli area of the city.