Student crushes 1
Mumbai, July 18 (PTI): A 74-year-old person was killed and two constables injured after being hit by a speeding car driven by a college student in south Mumbai’s Marine Drive today.
Yash Bora was booked for rash driving and his car seized. He will be put under a medical test to ascertain if he was drunk at the time of the incident.
Madurai (PTI): Madras High Court on Wednesday issued notices to Indian cricket board chief N. Srinivasan, Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor on a petition alleging “uncensored and indecent” programmes during the IPL-V inaugural show in Chennai.
Srinagar: Suspected militants on Wednesday fired a rifle grenade at the civil secretariat, the seat of the Jammu and Kashmir government. The grenade, however, did not explode. No outfit has claimed responsibility so far.
Kozhikode (PTI): A state- committee member of the Kerala CPM was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the murder of rebel leader T.P. Chandrasekaran. A special investigation team grilled K.K. Ragesh for over an hour before arresting him. Ragesh was later released on bail.