CHANDIGARH POLICE BRIEF AND OTHER POLICE NEWS DATED

26.02.2020

One arrested under NDPS Act

Crime Branch of Chandigarh Police arrested Gaurav Kumar R/o # 1051, Sector-52, Chandigarh and recovered 90.6 Gram Heroin from his possession near turn toward Teen Colony, Sector-52, Chandigarh 25.02.2020. A case FIR No. 43, U/S 21 NDPS Act has been registered in PS-36, Chandigarh. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Action against Gambling

Chandigarh Police arrested Raj R/o # 460, New Indra Colony, Mani Majra, Chandigarh while he was playing satta near Shiv Mandir, NIC, Manimajra, Chandigarh on 25.02.2020. Total cash Rs. 840/- was recovered from his possession. In this regard, a case FIR No. 33, U/S 13A-3-67 Gambling Act has been registered in PS-IT Park, Chandigarh. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Chandigarh Police arrested Satish Kumar R/o # 161, Village-Burail,, Chandigarh while he was playing satta near Govt. School, Village-Burail, Chandigarh on 25.02.2020. Total cash Rs. 980/- was recovered from his possession. In this regard, a case FIR No. 34, U/S 13A-3-67 Gambling Act has been registered in PS-34, Chandigarh. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Chandigarh Police arrested Avdesh R/o Jhuggi No. 20/1, Adarsh Colony, Sector-54, Chandigarh, Manoj Kumar R/o # 1628, Sector-25/D, Chandigarh and Satnam Singh R/o # 116, Village Badheri, Sec-41, Chandigarh while they were gambling near Govt. Toilet, Adarsh Colony, Sector-54, Chandigarh 25.02.2020. Total cash Rs. 8500/- was recovered from their possession. In this regard, a case FIR No. 73, U/S 13-3-67 Gambling Act has been registered in PS-39, Chandigarh. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Two arrested for possessing illegal liquor

Chandigarh Police arrested Subash Chand R/o # 9, Village-Hallo Majra, Chandigarh and recovered 16 quarters of country wine near Public Toilet, Hallo Majra Slip Road, Chandigarh on 25.02.2020. A case FIR No. 33, U/S 61-1-14 Excise Act has been registered in PS-31, Chandigarh. He was later bailed out. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Chandigarh Police arrested Rosushan R/o Prem Kabari Shop, Adarsh Colony, Sector-54, Chandigarh and recovered 25 quarters of country wine near Adarsh Colony, Sector-54, Chandigarh on 25.02.2020. A case FIR No. 72, U/S 61-1-14 Excise Act has been registered in PS-39, Chandigarh. He was later bailed out. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Quarrel/ Assault

Shyam Jaswal R/o # 804, EWS Flats, Dhanas, Chandigarh alleged that three boys beaten and hit on complainant’s leg with iron pipe near Govt. Primary School, BDC, Sec-26, Chandigarh on 24.02.2020. Complainant got injured and admitted in GH-16, Chandigarh. A case FIR No. 41, U/S 323, 325, 34 IPC has been registered in PS-26, Chandigarh. Two alleged persons Sagar R/o # 463, Ph-1, BDC, Sec-26, Chandigarh and Vikash R/o # 250, Ph-1, BDC, Sec-26, Chandigarh have been arrested in this case. Investigation of the case is in progress.

Theft

A lady resident of Mouli Complex, Chandigarh alleged that her son-in-law Amit Verma R/o Flat No. 405, first floor, VIP Enclave, Dera Bassi, (PB) and her daughter have stolen trunk containing cash and some jewelry from her residence on the night intervening 19/20-01-2020. A case FIR No. 23, U/S 380 IPC has been registered in PS-Mauli Jagran, Chandigarh. Investigation of the case is in progress.

MV Theft

Munshi Lal R/o # 1531, Sector-52, Chandigarh reported that unknown person stole away complainant’s Auto No. HR-68A-7741 parked near Balmiki Mandir Sector-52, Chandigarh on the night intervening 22/23-02-2020. A case FIR No. 44, U/S 379 IPC has been registered in PS-36, Chandigarh. Investigation of the case is in progress

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Drug Paddlers

Cracking the whip on the drug paddlers, on 25.02.2020, a team of Crime Branch of Chandigarh Police under the supervision of Inspector Ranjit Singh, I/C Crime Branch and close guidance of Sh. Rajiv Kumar Ambasta, DANIPS, DSP Crime succeeded in apprehending one drug peddler namely Gourav Kumar by Sub Inspector Ashok Kumar, Crime Branch with the help of his team officials on by chance recovery. While, this team was on patrolling in the area of Police Station, Sector-36, Chandigarh with regards to prevention and control crime and when, was present near Sector-52/53 dividing road, in the meantime, they saw, one person suddenly turn towards, Teen Colony, Sector-52, Chandigarh on seeing police party, on the basis of suspicious that he has some stolen or snatched items in his possession, he was stopped by Sub Inspector Ashok Kumar and his team and his checking was made. During the check, contraband drug Heroin in blue polythene, which he had held in his hand found in his possession. On weighting, contraband Heroin found 90.6 grams market value approximately 5 lakhs rupees. On asking, he disclosed his name as Gourav Kumar s/o Sahib Singh r/o H.No. 1051, Sector-52, Chandigarh and could not produce any type of permit/license for holding the drugs in his possession. Consequent, case FIR No. 43 dated 25.02.2020 u/s 21 NDPS Act, PS-36, Chandigarh has been registered against the accused Gourav Kumar

Today, i.e., 26.02.2020, accused Gourav Kumar has produced before Hon’ble District Court, Sector-43, Chandigarh and obtained one day police remand of the accused. The investigation of this case is being carried out.