Sand mafia rules the roost in Madhya Pradesh: Jyotiraditya Scindia

In the wake of the killing of a police constable allegedly by sand mafia in Madhya Pradesh, senior Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday said the state BJP government has failed to rein in such elements and claimed that there is a strong nexus between leaders and sand mafia.

DNA: Man beaten to death in front of children in Delhi

A 38-year-old man was beaten to death in a road rage case near Turkman Gate in Delhi on Sunday night.

Also watch: Cop intercepts truck carrying sand, crushed to death in MP

MP govt for SIT probe into constable's death case

The Madhya Pradesh government on Monday decided to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the alleged killing of a police constable by the sand mining mafia.

MP CM announces SIT probe into killing of constable by sand mafia
MP CM announces SIT probe into killing of constable by sand mafia

The Madhya Pradesh government on Monday decided to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the alleged killing of a police constable by the sand mining mafia.

Police constable run over by illegal sand mafia truck in MP's Morena
Police constable run over by illegal sand mafia truck in MP's Morena

In another atrocious act by sand mining mafia, a police constable was run over by a truck as he tried to intercept the van full of illegal sand in Madhya Pradesh's Morena.

Let CID investigate DK Ravi's death, CBI can be called afterwards: PC Chacko

Terming the death of IAS officer DK Ravi as unfortunate, Congress leader PC Chacko on Wednesday said the state CID must be allowed to investigate the case before a request for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is made.

Sadananda Gowda calls for CBI probe into DK Ravi's death

Union Law and Justice Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday said the Karnataka government must refer the death of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer DK Ravi to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for further investigation.

Arvind Kejriwal condoles IAS officer's death

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday paid homage to IAS officer DK Ravi, who was found dead in his flat in Bangalore.

Mortal remains of DK Ravi taken to his home town Tumkur, Karnataka

IAS officer DK Ravi, who had taken on the sand mafia in Karnataka's Kolar district, was found dead in his official apartment on Monday evening.

IAS officer DK Ravi's death must be taken with 'utmost seriousness': Amitabh Thakur

IPS officer Amitabh Thakur on Tuesday termed Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer DK Ravi's death as a grave incident, calling for the Bengaluru Police to look into the case with 'utmost seriousness'.

BJP urges Karnataka govt to unearth facts leading to DK Ravi's death

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday condemned the death of an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer DK Ravi, urging the Karnataka government to come out with the facts that led to his 'shocking' demise.

IAS officer DK Ravi's death 'suspicious': Social activist

Social activist Nutan Thakur on Tuesday appealed for a thorough investigation in the death of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer DK Ravi, who took on the sand mafia in Karnataka's Kolar district, terming his decease 'suspicious'.

IAS officer DK Ravi found dead in Bengaluru

An IAS officer, who had made a mark in administration for his uprightness, was found dead at his official flat with police suspecting it to be a case of suicide.

Controversy over Karnataka IAS officer's death: As it happened
Controversy over Karnataka IAS officer's death: As it happened

IAS officer DK Ravi, who had taken on the sand mafia in Karnataka's Kolar district, was found dead in his official apartment on Monday evening.

DK Ravi - IAS officer who took on sand mafia found dead
DK Ravi - IAS officer who took on sand mafia found dead

An IAS officer, who had made a mark in administration for his uprightness, was found dead at his official flat with police suspecting it to be a case of suicide.

Sand mafia attack mining inspection team in Hoshangabad, cop hurt

A police constable was on Thursday injured when sand mafia attacked a mining inspection team after it seized tractor-trolleys allegedly carrying sand without valid documents near a village in the district.

Woman activist faces wrath for not feeding newborn

V Jazeera, who grabbed media attention for her stirs against the sand mafia, faced the ire of people in a government hospital here for reportedly not feeding her five-day-old infant.

Sand mafia tries to kill revenue inspector in Vizianagaram

The driver of a tractor carrying illegally mined sand tried to kill Pusapatirega revenue inspector B Muralikrishna after he tried to stop the vehicle near Konayyapalem under Pusapatirega police station limits on Monday.

Cop run over by sand mafia`s tractor in Tamil Nadu`s Vellore

In yet another shocking incident, a police constable was mercilessly killed when he was run over by the tractor of a local sand mafia, while trying to stop alleged sand smuggling in Tamil Nadu`s Vellore district on Sunday.

US daily blames `sand mafia` for Beas tragedy

Less than a month after 24 students of an engineering college from Hyderabad were swept away in Himachal Pradesh`s Beas river, a US daily Wednesday blamed the "sand mafia" for the tragedy.