Chhota Rajan

Chhota Rajan's niece Priyadarshini Nikalje booked for extortion in Pune

The Pune Police on Saturday (March 14) registered a case against three people including Priyadarshini Nikalje, the niece of underworld don Chhota Rajan, in connection with an extortion case. The police also arrested one accused in connection with the case while a search is underway for others. 

Mar 14, 2020, 10:25 AM IST

Ticket of Chhota Rajan's brother Deepak Niklaje withdrawn for Maharashtra Assembly election

RPI is an ally of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra and has given six seats to contest in the upcoming poll. Incidentally, Phaltan is the native place of Chhota Rajan. 

Oct 04, 2019, 00:14 AM IST

Chhota Rajan sentenced to 8 years in BR Shetty extortion and attempt to murder case

Notorious gangster Chhota Rajan alias Rajendra S Nikhalje was on Tuesday sentenced to eight years in jail in hotelier BR Shetty extortion and attempt to murder case. A Special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) Court awarded the sentence to Rajan, along with five others.

Aug 20, 2019, 16:35 PM IST

Special court convicts Chhota Rajan in B R Shetty extortion, attempt to murder case

Rajan and four others are accused in the BR Shetty attempt to murder case when the latter was fired upon allegedly by the henchmen of Rajan in Amboli area of Mumbai in 2013.

Aug 20, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

J Dey murder: Gangster Chhota Rajan, 7 others get life imprisonment

Paulson Joseph and journalist Jigna Vohra were acquitted in the J Dey murder case earlier on Wednesday.

May 02, 2018, 16:40 PM IST

J Dey murder case: From murder to conviction, a timeline of events

 Journalist Jyotirmoy Dey shot dead near Hiranandani Gardens in suburban Powai. 

May 02, 2018, 13:38 PM IST

J Dey murder case: Chhota Rajan, 10 others convicted; Jigna Vohra acquitted

Jyotirmoy Dey had extensively covered Mumbai underworld for over two decades before he was shot dead in broad daylight in June 2011. 

May 02, 2018, 12:02 PM IST

Dawood's fresh plot to kill Chhota Rajan in Tihar jail revealed, intel warning issued

Dawood Ibrahim is plotting to kill underworld don Chhota Rajan, intelligence agencies have warned Tihar jail authorities.

Dec 27, 2017, 09:12 AM IST

Chhota Rajan's associate arrested in extortion case

Notorious gangster DK Rao, a former associate of mafia don Chhota Rajan Nikhalje, was nabbed in an extortion case for demanding Rs 50 lakh from a local builder.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

Chhota Rajan sentenced to seven years in jail in fake passport case

A CBI court on Tuesday sentenced underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan to seven years in jail for holding a fake passport.

Apr 25, 2017, 16:16 PM IST

Chhota Rajan, 3 others convicted in fake passport case, hearing over quantum of sentence today

The Patiala House Court will on Tuesday hear the arguments on the quantum of sentence to be awarded to the underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan and three other government officials in a fake passport case.

Apr 25, 2017, 09:37 AM IST

Underworld don Chhota Rajan convicted in fake passport case

A court here on Monday convicted underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan and others in a fake passport case.

Apr 24, 2017, 09:05 AM IST

Verdict in Chhota Rajan's fake passport case on April 24

New Delhi: A court here on Wednesday fixed April 24 to deliver its order in a fake passport case against underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan and others.

Apr 12, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Delhi court to pronounce order in Chhota Rajan fake passport case

Gangster Chhota ​Rajan is currently lodged in Tihar Jail here and the other three accused are out on bail. 

Apr 12, 2017, 08:28 AM IST

Dawood Ibrahim’s close aide Munna Jhingada will soon be brought to India?

The Mumbai Crime Branch has readied its action plan to bring back fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim’s aide Mudassar Hussain Sayyed alias Munna Jhingada, a report said.

Oct 06, 2016, 13:38 PM IST

Chhota Rajan makes startling claim, says Indian agencies gave him fake passport

Gangster Chhota Rajan said Dawood Ibrahim's men were trying to murder him in Bangkok in 2000 as he had helped the "fight against terrorists" and those behind 1993 Mumbai blasts.

Sep 08, 2016, 11:36 AM IST

J Dey murder case: CBI files supplementary chargesheet against Chhota Rajan

The CBI on Friday filed its supplementary charge sheet against gangster Chhota Rajan in connection with the murder case of journalist J Dey at a special MCOCA court here.

Aug 05, 2016, 16:37 PM IST

File chargesheet against Chhota Rajan in Dey murder case by Aug 5, court tells CBI

CBI on Monday sought further time to file chargesheet against the gangster Chhota Rajan in the journalist J Dey murder case but a special court gave the agency the deadline of August five.

Jul 25, 2016, 21:03 PM IST

Delhi High Court notice to CBI in Chhota Rajan fake passport case

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the CBI on a plea of retired passport official Lalitha Lakshmanan to quash criminal and corruption charges against her in underworld don Chhota Rajan's fake passport case.

Jun 29, 2016, 20:24 PM IST

Charges framed against Chhota Rajan, daily trial from July 11

A court here on Wednesday framed charges against underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan and others in a fake passport case.

Jun 08, 2016, 18:10 PM IST