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Somendra Sharma

  • Senior PI penalised for Pakistan national's disappearance from police custody

    Mumbai police has found a senior inspector with RAK Marg police negligent in his duties over the mysterious disappearance of Pakistani national Siraj Khan Murad Khan Pathan from his station's premises. Despite being under a restriction order, Khan went missing in October 2014. As a penalising...

    Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 5:25am
  • Mumbai Cop fined Rs1,000 for passing off mobile theft as 'missing article'

    The Mumbai police have penalised an assistant inspector for shrugging his responsibility and misguiding a complainant. The cop, who was posted with DB Marg police as a duty officer, had handed over a 'missing property' certificate to a woman after she approached him with a complaint about a...

    Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 5:20am
  • IPS officer Sanjay Pandey to continue in Weights & Measures dept

    The post has been upgraded from inspector general (IG) to ADG to accommodate Pandey.

    Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 5:15am
  • FIR filed in Raghuram Rajan death threat case

    A day after dna revealed that an email containing a death threat had been sent to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan, the Mumbai police registered a case of extortion and threatening against an unknown person in this regard.

    Friday, 17 April 2015 - 5:15am
  • Email bearing ISIS id threatens to kill RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan; Security beefed up

    Though the full text in the mail is not known, dna learns this much: “I have been given money by somebody to eliminate you. If you will pay me more than I have been paid, then we can decide on it,” the mail said.

    Thursday, 16 April 2015 - 12:30pm
  • Did a letter cost Himanshu Roy his elite job of ATS Chief?

    Sources said Roy, Barve and Nagrale last December wrote letters to the home department alleging ill-treatment at the hands of their seniors. Nagrale had also written to the home department reportedly complaining about groupism within the IPS ranks. "These letters of dissent may have led to them...

    Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 7:05am
  • Police security for film shooting in Mumbai from May 1

    According to the police sources, a 12 member delegation of Film & Television Producers Guild of India, headed by film producer Mukesh Bhatt had met Maria a few days ago. The producers put forward their issues and concerns with regards to shooting before the commissioner.

    Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 7:30am
  • Negligent cop suffers Rs300 a month pay cut

    A negligent act committed by a police officer while posted at Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) in the year 2013, resulted in his pay cut for one year. It has been alleged that due to the errant cop's negligence two Sri Lanka nationals were able to travel till Abu Dhabi on their...

    Sunday, 12 April 2015 - 5:45am
  • Businessman left Rs1 lakh poorer after cyber crook does 32 e-transactions

    A Thane based businessman fell into the trap of an online fraudster. A cyber criminal called up the victim and cajoled him into sharing his ATM card details, and within the span of 19 hours, did 32 transactions worth one lakh rupees. The case is being investigated by Cuffe Parade police.

    Sunday, 12 April 2015 - 5:20am
  • To stop overcharging, LMD asks milk companies to get rid of sub-distributors

    Controller of LMD and additional director general of police, Sanjay Pandey, said that in the meeting, the LMD clearly stated that the supply chain of milk and milk products has to be limited to the producer, distributor and retailer, and no sub distributors should be allowed. This, Pandey said,...

    Sunday, 12 April 2015 - 7:30am