In what can be termed as another incident of politicians taking law in their own hands, BJP MLA from Madhya Pradesh`s Morena Rustam Singh and his son Rakesh Singh were caught on camera thrashing toll plaza workers.
After managing to get a clear visual from CCTV footage of the two suspects in connection with July 10 Pune blast, the Maharastra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has now prepared their sketch to circulate it in its informant network.
Claiming that a fear psychosis prevailed in Siwan constituency where the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) had fielded a jailed don`s wife as its candidate, the state unit of BJP on Saturday petitioned the Election Commission (EC) to provide paramilitary forces and CCTV cameras at all 1,461 polling stations.
The recruitment procedure for jawans and other junior-rank officials in central paramilitary forces of the country is set for a change as the Union Home Ministry has decided to usher transparency in the process by using gadgets like CCTV cameras and RFID tags.
The government on Thursday approved the first project under the Nirbhaya fund, approving the installation of panic buttons, CCTV cameras and GPS devices in public transport vehicles in 32 cities in India.
In yet another embarrassment for the Samajwadi Party, the security guards of one of its senior leader`s relative were caught on camera assaulting a local chemist for refusing to give them a cough syrup as he had run out of supplies.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit exhorted people to exercise their rights in getting 116 services from 24 government departments and agencies under a legislation that makes babus liable to pay penalty to citizens for delay.