Goonda Act

UP govt issues ordinance to deal with cow slaughter

Crimes like cow slaughter, human trafficking, money laundering and manufacturing of illegal arms will now come under the Goonda Act under an ordinance promulgated by Uttar Pradesh government.

Feb 06, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

Habitual cyber offenders to be brought under `Goonda Act` in Karnataka

Habitual cyber offenders will be booked under the amended Goonda Act, which was passed by the state legislature last week, Home Minister KJ George said on Monday.

Aug 04, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

Bangalore girl rape case: Goonda Act to be invoked, police chief shunted

Cracking the whip amid public outrage and protests over the alleged rape of a six-year-old girl, the Karnataka government on Monday transferred Police Commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar and decided to invoke the Goonda Act against the main accused, a skating instructor.

Jul 21, 2014, 19:48 PM IST

Bengali music industry wants Goonda Act to tackle piracy

The Bengali music industry wants the West Bengal government to introduce the Goonda Act and include music piracy as a major offence.

Jun 21, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

TN govt to invoke Goondas Act

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Monday warned of invoking the stringent Goondas Act against those who incite trouble.

Apr 29, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

Main culprit behind M`lore attack held

The main culprit behind the Mangalore homestay attack has been arrested and booked under the Goonda Act, Deputy Chief Minister R Ashoka said.

Aug 04, 2012, 20:41 PM IST

Minor booked under Goonda Act in UP

A Class III student of a
nearby village has found himself booked under the stringent
provisions of the Goonda Act thanks to the callousness of the

Feb 17, 2011, 23:41 PM IST