Two men wanted for their alleged roles in the killing of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep Singh in a shootout here, could be declared proclaimed offenders by a Delhi court if they fail to appear before it.
BJP asked Uttarakhand govt to clear the air over presence of 2 senior officials and politicians from state in Delhi during Chattarpur farmhouse shootout in which liquor baron Ponty Chadha was killed.
The police custody of sacked Uttarakhand minority panel chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, booked on charges of murder in slain liquor baron Ponty Chadha shootout case, was extended till December 7.
Rampur administration has initiated an inquiry into reports of issuing of arms license to slain liquor baron Ponty Chadha despite being ineligible for the same on grounds of disability.
Sacked Uttarakhand Minorities Commission chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari`s role is under the scanner over the gun battle that led to the death of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep.
Mystery behind Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep Singh`s shootout took yet another twist as a close relative claimed that it wasn`t a result of property dispute, as was being touted earlier.
The gunfight that led to the death of Ponty Chadha and Hardeep Singh wasn`t triggered by heated war of words, instead eyewitness claimed that Hardeep shot Ponty even before he stepped out of his car.
Ponty Chadha, who was killed along with his brother after both sides fired at each other on Saturday, was a controversial figure in the business world.
A local BJD leader and businessman was gunned down by suspected Maoists in Rangangpur area of Odisha`s Sundargarh district, police said on Sunday.
India has said a comprehensive reform of the world body`s power centre will be incomplete if the issue of veto is not addressed in all its aspects.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai