BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand (File Photo/Facebook)

Bail petitions of both Chinmayanand, victim rejected

Shahjahanpur: The district court in Uttar Pradesh’s Shahjahanpur on Monday rejected the bail application of former Union Minister Chinmayanand and also the law student who had accused him of sexual misconduct. They will now have to seek relief from the Allahabad High Court. Chinmayanand, who is recovering in the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of […]

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850 prisoners shifted from UP’s Ballia jail after water-logging

Ballia: Nearly 850 prisoners from Uttar Pradesh’s Ballia District Jail have been shifted to jails in the neighbouring districts following heavy water-logging inside the barracks after incessant rains since Wednesday. According to Ballia District Magistrate Bhavani Singh Khangaraut, “Water logging from five inches to one foot has been reported from all the barracks of the district […]