Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar (Photo : IANS)

CBI begins to grill Kolkata Police chief in Shillong

Shillong | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday began questioning Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the chit fund case, an official said. “They (CBI) have started interrogating Kumar in their (CBI) Shillong branch office since 11 a.m. on the matter,” an official told IANS on the condition of anonymity. Kumar […]

Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar (File Photo/IANS)

CBI to grill Kolkata Police chief in Shillong today

Shillong :  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will question Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Saturday in connection with the Saradha chit fund case, an official said on Friday. Kumar arrived in the state capital of Meghalaya on Friday evening from Kolkata via Guwahati by road with three more West Bengal cadre IPS officers […]

Navy detected another body on Saturday (26 Jan 2019) with the help of an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV) (Image Credit : Navy Spokesperson/Twitter)

Meghalaya: Navy divers continue efforts to retrieve body of second miner

Shillong :  The Indian Navy divers on Sunday made efforts to retrieve the body of a miner, which was detected on Saturday by an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV) inside a rat-hole coal mine at Ksan village in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills, where 13 more remained trapped for 45 days now. “The Navy divers are […]

Navy detected another body at 3.18 a.m. with the help of an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV) (Image Credit : Navy Spokesperson/Twitter)

Meghalaya : Navy detects another body in rat-hole coal mine

Shillong : Indian Naval divers on Saturday detected another body inside a 370 feet deep flooded coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district where over a dozen miners remain trapped since December 13, an official said. “They (Navy) detected another body at 3.18 a.m. with the help of an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV),” a […]

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Body pulled out from 370 feet deep flooded coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district

Shillong :  A Navy team on Thursday pulled out a body from a 370 deep feet flooded coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district where 14 miners still remain trapped since December 13. The highly decomposed body was pulled to the water surface by an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV) and then taken out, […]

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Navy resumes rescue operation in flooded Meghalaya coal mine

Shillong : Two days after suspending their operations, the Indian Navy on Tuesday resumed its operation to retrieve the body of one of the 15 miners trapped inside an illegal 370-feet flooded coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district, an official said. On Sunday, a 15-member naval team from Visakhapatnam had suspended their operation […]

The Indian Navy divers on Wednesday used an underwater ROV (remotely operated vehicle) at a depth of about 160 feet in a rat-hole mine at Ksan village in East Jaintia Hills district, with pictures of a body which was pulled up to the mouth of the mine (Image Credit : Navy Spokesperson/Twitter)

Navy divers detect body in Meghalaya mine, families want bodies out

Shillong | The families of the trapped miners inside an illegal 370-ft flooded coal mine in Meghalaya on Thursday said they want the “dead bodies” of the miners to be taken out as per the Supreme Court order even as Navy divers captured pictures of a body inside the flooded mine. The Indian Navy divers […]