"The arrested youth Jatin Pawar (18) of Manjari had hatched the plot of robbery. His three accomplices are on the run," Sanjay Gaikwad, sub-inspector of the crime branch told TOI.
An alert petrol pump employee intercepted a criminal on police records, Majid Shaikh (19), for robbing Rs5,700 from his pocket at Roshni fuel station at Koregaon Park junction on Sunday afternoon.
(This story originally appeared in PuneMirror on September 1, 2020)
The gap between the number of Covid-19 positive cases and the number of patients being discharged closed fast in August within the Pune Metropolitan Region, data has revealed.
The civic administration has decided to conduct antigen tests for traders and vegetable vendors in the city to curb the spread of Covid-19. The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has also decided to conduct antigen tests in the areas from where maximum cases have been reported.
An earthquake of 2.6 magnitude hit the Koyna dam region in Maharashtra's Satara district on Tuesday morning, an official said.
A cable wire hanging from the branch of a tree got entangled in a motorcycle on the BRTS corridor near Kasarwadi on the old Pune-Mumbai highway, killing the 57-year-old rider and injuring the man travelling pillion. The incident happened around 10.30pm on August 26.
The Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav started by Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak in 1893 to unify the people against the British has a 127-year-old immersion procession tradition on Anant Chaturdashi in Pune. It will be broken on Tuesday.
Retail prices of green vegetables have increased in the city, as continuous rain has reduced its supply in the wholesale market by around 15%, traders said.
The Maharashtra government on Monday lifted restriction on inter-district movement of persons and goods, and raised attendance in its offices as it announced a slew of relaxations while extending the general Covid-19-enforced lockdown in the state till September 30.
Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi president Prakash Ambedkar on Monday claimed he has received information from the Maharashtra chief minister that places of worship will be reopened "soon" in the state, after the standard operating procedures are chalked out for it.