A dead body of a man was found floating in the Papad Khind dam in Virar East on Thursday morning. Following the incident, water supply from the dam has been temperoarily suspended, while the dead body has been sent for post mortem.
A 36-year-old man lost his life after a group attacked and brutally assaulted him and four others with sharpedged weapons and bamboo sticks on the midnight of Saturday-Sunday. He succumbed to his injuries while being operated at a local hospital.
A teenager and a 24-year-old man drowned during an outing to the Tungareshwar waterfall in Vasai on Sunday afternoon. Ashish Chaurasia, 17, and Pravin Purohit were part of two different groups.
The Arnala police in Virar have arrested Sikand Shaikh, 43, for allegedly strangulating a 40-year-old call girl after they had a spat over the payment of Rs 400. The case was especially tricky because the police are yet to identify the woman.
Irked by an open prostitution racket taking root in their neighborhood, around 70 housing societies in Vasai west have written to the police requesting immediate intervention. Under the banner of Anand Nagar Residents United Voice, with help from other volunteers, the team has erected posters outside Vasai west station premises and is also running a […]