POLICE ARREST HOUSE MAID FOR THEFT OF GOLD ORNAMENTS WORTH ₹ 8.5 LAKH
FATORDA Fatorda police have arrested one Savitridevi Shivdas Jalmi, a resident of Roulim-Curtorim, in a theft case. Savitridevi was working as a maid in a flat near Chowgule College at Gogal Fatorda where she has committed theft of gold ornaments worth Rs. 8,50,000. Fatorda Police have recovered the stolen gold ornaments from Savitridevi’s house and further investigation is in progress.READ more..
POLICE ARREST 2 IN CONNECTION WITH ABANDONED INFANT NEAR MANDOPA FOOTBALL GROUND
Margao Margao police have arrested one lady namely Judith Colaco (40) and one Caitano Pereira (45), both residents of Mandopa Navelim, for their involvement in a crime wherein one newborn baby was abandoned near Mandopa Football ground on December 2, 2018. Both the accused have confessed to the crime and further investigation is in progress. Both have been charged u/s 317 of…READ more..
SENIOR NAVAL OFFICER OF INS HANSA BOOKED FOR ALLEGEDLY MOLESTING MAID
VASCO Senior naval officer, Commodore Mankadan Nambiar who is second-in-command at the INS Hansa naval base in Dabolim, has been booked for allegedly molesting his maid on Tuesday evening, a Goa Police spokesperson said on Wednesday. The spokesperson said that Commodore Mankadan Nambiar, 46, has been booked under Sections 354 (molestation) of the Indian Penal Code. “The officer was booked on the…READ more..
POLICE ARREST CRPF CONSTABLE FOR SEXUALLY HARASSING WOMAN AT CALANGUTE BEACH
CALANGUTE A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constable was arrested on Tuesday for alleged sexual harassment of a woman on Calangute beach. Speaking to reporters Calangute police station in-charge Jivba Dalvi said that accused constable Rajvir Prabhudayal Singh (43) is a native of Rajasthan and was held after a woman, who was bathing at the beach, accused him of using vulgar…READ more..
IRANIAN MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPING WOMAN IN ARAMBOL
ARAMBOL A 27-year-old Iran national has been arrested for allegedly raping a 24-year-old woman near Arambol beach, police informed Tuesday. The accused, Majid Azizi was out on bail in a drug case. Azizi had met the victim at a party in Arambol on January 21, a police official said. The accused took the victim to his rented room after the party…READ more..
BOAT OVERTURNS OFF KARWAR COAST; 8 PILGRIMS DEAD
KARWAR In a major tragedy, a boat carrying devotees of Narsimha Devasthan temple overturned off Karwar coast in Kali river near Kurumgad. 26 people are feared drowned in the tragedy with 8 bodies already recovered. The rescue workers have saved 17 people in the search operation, while 1 body is still reported missing. All devotees on board are said to be residents…READ more..
CASH Rs. 1.92 LAKH STOLEN FROM SATTARI TALUKA CO-OP SOCIETY
PANAJI Some unknown persons committed a theft into Sattari Taluka Co-operative Society and fled with Rs. 1.92 lakh. The dog squad visited the crime scene but could not find a trace of any evidence. The police forensic team have collected fingerprints and further investigation is in progress.READ more..
ONE BOOKED IN MARGAO FOR CHEATING JOB SEEKERS
MARGAO The police have registered an offence against one Manoj Kumar Singh, for allegedly duping job seekers to the tune of Rs 7.8 lakh. The accused is currently absconding. According to a complaint filed by one of the job seekers, Singh had asked for Rs 25000 and assured him of employment overseas. It is learnt that Singh charged similar amount from…READ more..
DETENTION CENTRE IN MAPUSA FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS WHO OVERSTAY
MAPUSA In order to detain foreign nationals who are overstaying in Goa after the expiry of their visa, the Goa govt has started a detention centre in Mapusa. The detention centre has been started after converting old sub-jail in Mapusa, a senior police officer informed. “We have set up all the facilities there but the recruitment of staff is pending. The inauguration…READ more..
9 INJURED IN BLAST AT CEMENT BLOCK FACTORY IN TUEM
TUEM At least nine persons have been injured and three are critical after a blast in a cement block factory at the Tuem Industrial Estate today. All the injured are rushed to the nearby hospital for treatment.READ more..