Delhi Government has extended the tenure by one year of around 2,500 Home Guard volunteers, who were to be discharged in February next year.
A home-guard was on Friday set on fire in Darjeeling town where incidents of arson were reported.
A home guard, who was beaten up mercilessly by his colleagues on duty here four days back, died in a hospital in Patna, police said on Tuesday.
An MBA student was allegedly raped and murdered by a home guard at Madanapalle, 120 km from here, police said on Monday.
A Delhi Home Guard, who was found sleeping during his duty on a night bus, was on Sunday dismissed from service, while the driver of the vehicle was placed under suspension.
In the backdrop of gang-rape of a 23-year-old girl in a moving bus, Delhi government on Thursday began deploying home guards in 89 Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) night service buses.
A case was registered against ruling BJD MLA Subarna Nayak for allegedly slapping
and misbehaving with a woman home guard.
A teenage girl was
allegedly raped by a homeguard at Badangi village in Ganjam
district, police said on Monday.
Two Home Guard jawans were arrested on
robbery charge at Noida.
A Border Home Guard jawan was
today killed and two others were injured when a group of people allegedly engaged in illegal mining attacked them with iron rods in Rajasthan`s Bharatpur district, police said.
A home guard working
under the Orissa Police was today arrested on the charges of
having an "illicit relationship" with a neighbouring minor
girl, who recently committed suicide, police said.
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