Lakhs of people of the Twin city Vasai and Virar will get piped gas by January 2019. The Gujarat Gas Company Limited (GGCL) has bagged the contract to provide piped gas to the households in the twin cities. Pravina Thakur, Mayor, Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC) laid the foundation stone for the pipeline on Tuesday […]
In a bizarre turn to events, a history-sheeter from Virar allegedly set himself ablaze at the office of Vishwas Walvi, the Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO), Vasai, on Friday. He also tried to set Mr. Walvi on fire by pulling him close. Police said Vikas Jha, 23, suffered over 80% burns and died in hospital early […]
A woman constable returning from work was stalked and molested by a man outside Vasai station on Monday. A traffic constable who tried to intervene was also assaulted by the accused, Kishore Rathod (40), who was later arrested. The police filed a case of molestation against Rathod, a Vasai resident.
A class eighth student from a school in neighbouring Palghar district has been booked by the district police on the charge of having unnatural sex with another school boy.
A brave 30-year-old Vasai homemaker, at home with her eight-yearold son on Wednesday evening, singlehandedly fought off an armed intruder for about 15 minutes before the neighbours were alerted.