Mumbai, Jun 14 (PTI) Following are the top stories from the Western Region at 1700 HRS.
BOM3 MH-HC-PARAMBIR SINGH Atrocities case: Maha govt extends protection from arrest to Param Bir Singh till June 22 Mumbai: The Maharashtra government will not arrest former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh till June 22 in a case registered against him under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, the Bombay High Court was told on Monday.
BOM8 MH-VIRUS-DHARAVI COVID-19: No new case reported in Dharavi in 24 hours Mumbai: The slum colony of Dharavi in Mumbai did not report a single COVID-19 case in the past 24 hours, a clean slate feat in one of the world's densest urban settlements achieved for the first time since February 2, a civic official said on Monday.
BOM7 MH-SUSHANT-CONG-NCP Congress, NCP demand CBI reveal outcome in Sushant death case Mumbai: The Congress and the NCP, allies in the Shiv Sena-led MVA government in Maharashtra, on Monday demanded that the CBI reveal its final finding into the Sushant Singh Rajput death case.
BOM5 MH-TEMPLE TRUST-SHIV SENA Ayodhya land purchase: Trust must clarify if money collected in name of faith misused, says Sanjay Raut Mumbai: Amid charges of corruption in the land purchased by the Ram Janmabhoomi Trust in Ayodhya, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Monday demanded 'clarification' from the Trust and other leaders, saying the construction of the temple is a matter of faith for the saffron party and the common people.
BOM6 GJ-POLLS-LD KEJRIWAL AAP will contest all seats in 2022 Gujarat polls: Kejriwal; says BJP and Cong in 'tacit' alliance Ahmedabad: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will contest all seats in Gujarat in the 2022 Assembly polls, the party's national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said here on Monday as he visited a Vaishnavite temple in the city and blamed the ruling BJP and opposition Congress for the 'plight' of people but avoided a direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on their home turf.
BOM2 MP-BJYM LEADER-FINE MP: BJYM leader fined Rs 10,000 for birthday bash but no case as he expresses 'remorse' Katni (MP): A Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha (BJYM) leader from Katni in Madhya Pradesh was made to pay a fine of Rs 10,000 by the local administration for flouting COVID-19 norms after a video showed him celebrating his birthday near a temple in the presence of his supporters and cutting a cake, an official said on Monday.
BES9 MH-SOCIAL MEDIA POST-ARREST Maharashtra: Man arrested for 'defamatory' post against Shiv Sena minister Thane: A Thane resident was arrested in connection with a 'defamatory' post on social media against Shiv Sena leader and Maharashtra cabinet minister Eknath Shinde, police said on Monday.
BOM1 MP-LEOPARDS-DEAD MP: Carcasses of two leopards found; electrocution suspected Bhopal: The carcasses of two leopards were found in a village in Madhya Pradesh's Balaghat district with electrocution suspected to be the cause behind their death, a senior forest officer said on Monday.
BES5 GJ-SUV-TRUCK COLLISION Gujarat: Two children among three members of a family killed in SUV-truck collision Valsad: A mother-daughter duo and another child were killed and four other members of their family were injured after the SUV they were travelling in collided with a truck on a national highway in Gujarat's Valsad district, police said on Monday.
BES3 CG-ELEPHANT ATTACK-DEATHS Chhattisgarh: Two trampled to death by elephant Jashpur: A 59-year-old woman and a man were killed and a four-year-old girl was injured in separate incidents of attacks by elephants in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district on Monday, officials said. PTI RSY RSY