RTO officer arrested in MP, cash found in car

The acting regional transport officer (RTO) of Balaghat and Mandla districts Ram Das Dakshya was on Saturday arrested and more than Rs 15.55 lakh in cash and seven mobile phones were seized from his private car.

Wanted woman Naxal held in Chhattisgarh

A woman Naxal carrying a reward of Rs 15,000 on her head was arrested from a village here, police said.

Honor killing: Dalit youth burnt alive in Bhopal; four held

 A 23-year-old Dalit man and his two friends were allegedly burnt alive in a case of honour-killing at the border of Balaghat and Seoni districts here, police said on Sunday.

Three bodies found in burnt jeep in Seoni, MP

 A burnt jeep with three bodies inside it was today found in a culvert near a village here, police said.

`Naxals` demand Rs 50 lakh from road construction firm in MP

Four persons claiming to be naxals have demanded Rs 50 lakh from a road construction company in Madhya Pradesh, police said on Sunday.

One killed in train-trolley collision in MP

A person was killed and three others were seriously injured when a memu train collided with a tractor-trolley at an umanned railway crossing on Sunday between Waraseoni and Gondia section here.

Police, naxals exchange fire in Balaghat

Police and naxals exchanged fire in a brief encounter in forest area near Raasimeta village in the district today, a senior officer said.

Police, Naxals exchange fire in Balaghat

Police and naxals exchanged fire in a brief encounter in forest area near Raasimeta village in the district on Thursday, a senior officer said.

Modi to address rallies in Mandla, Balaghat Lok Sabha seats

BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address two rallies in Madhya Pradesh on March 28, ahead of the first phase of Lok Sabha polls on April 10, sources said here Wednesday.

MP govt to light up Naxal-hit villages with solar energy

Madhya Pradesh government has approved an ambitious plan to provide electricity in 44 Naxal-hit villages of the state with the help of solar energy.

Mayawati promises three acres of land to MP`s landless people

Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Monday promised to give three acres of land to each landless person and create employment for the unemployed, if her party is elected to power in Madhya Pradesh.

One killed, 23 injured as bus overturns near Balaghat

A passenger was killed and 23 others including the driver were injured when a bus turned turtle near Chikhlajodi village, on Monday.

Youth gets ten years in jail for rape

A local court has awarded ten years` rigorous imprisonment to a youth for raping a minor girl.

Teenager girl raped by three youths in MP

The victim, who was travelling alone from Nainpur station, was being harassed by the accused since they boarded the train on Sunday night.

School principal arrested for sexually exploiting

Principal of a government primary school located at Paraswada Ghat under Tirodi police station was arrested for allegedly sexually exploiting few school children, police said.

MP: Maoists torture labourer in Balaghat

Maoists allegedly nailed a labourer to a bridge for working at a construction site under the Pradhan Mantri Grameen Sadak Yojana in the district, police said today.

Sex racket busted, husband-wife duo among 3 held

The kingpin of the racket was Sub-Inspector Mekhram Shrineel. He along with three others involved in the racket are absconding.

MP: Angry over insult to wife, man sets 7 on fire

Furious over alleged insult to his wife, a man on Thursday set ablaze five children and two women in Devtola area near here, police said.

Explosive material found in Balaghat

Explosives used in claymore
mine and supplementary materials weighing 70 kg, was found by
police near the Tanda river in Naxal-affected Balaghat

One quintal of explosive recovered from Balaghat

Police have recovered
over one quintal of highly inflammable explosives and five kg
of gun-powder from Muchurda Valley forest in the
naxal-infested Balaghat district, 80 km away
from here.