A Palamau district court today sentenced four persons to life imprisonment for murdering a 13-year-old boy.
A gang engaged in making bombs and unleashing terror with sole motive to loot and robbery was busted with the arrest of one of its member in Medininagar in Palamau district, police today said.
Medininagar: Four persons were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court today for an abduction and murder committed two years ago.
Medininagar: A landmine was on Tuesday recovered at Hariharganj under Hussainabad assembly constituency in Palamau district, the police said.
The police on Sunday resorted to lathicharge on BJP activists while demonstrating in front of the Town police station protesting the arrest of party candidate from Daltonganj Assembly segment Manoj Kumar Singh in Medininagar of Palamau district.
The highly decomposed bodies of two persons were recovered from a hillock at Kakar in Palamu district sparking off protests by locals who allegedly ransacked about a dozen shops here on Saturday.
Eight operatives of the ultra outfit PLFI were arrested and arms and ammunition seized from them in Purusothampur village of Palamau district, police today said.
Three men were shot and injured in separate incidents during in Palamau district headquarters town of Medininagar, the police said.
A local leader of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) was Sunday shot dead by an unknown gunman in Medininagar.
Three-bike borne men pumped three bullets into Safiq Khan, husband of the village head Hushena Bano, and fled the spot, Superintendent of Police Anup T Mathew said here.
Forty-two persons, including nine children, fell sick after eating at a wedding feast at Singrakala village.
A doctor was today sentenced to five years imprisonment by a local court here for negligence that resulted in the death of woman.
A headmaster of a school in Latehar, who was abducted by unknown men in Palamau, was set free by his kidnappers.
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