Doctor killed in mishap

Rangappa B Ronad (24) was on his way to the hospital on his bike and rammed his vehicle into a BBMP truck parked at Sarjapur Road junction near Kripanidhi College. Police said that the parking lights of the truck were not on and it was raining heavily. 

Techie’s wife ends self
A software engineer’s wife committed suicide by hanging herself at her house in JP Nagar. The dead was identified as Rajini (38) from Annaiah Reddy Layout, JP Nagar. She was married to Madhusudhan.  The cause for the extreme step is not known.

Girl dies
A college student who had consumed a sweet laced with poison succumbed at Victoria Hospital. Bhuvana (21) was a resident of JP Nagar. She had accidently consumed the sweets laced with rat poison on Monday, police said.

Auto driver robbed
Four unidentified persons robbed an autorickshaw driver of his vehicle and other valuables in Yelahanka New Town on Thursday night.

According to police, the incident took place on Veerasagar Road at Ambabhavani junction. The suspects got into the autorickshaw of Vijay Kumar claiming to be passengers.  
They directed him to go to Ambabhavani temple. However, they forcibly took him to a desolate area, snatched his cellphone and fled with his auto.

Police recover booty
The East division police claimed to have cracked 140 cases by arresting 93 suspects and recovering stolen properties worth Rs 1.34 crore.

The Basavanagudi police have arrested 11 suspects and have solved 20 cases over the past two months.

In one case, the police arrested Abdul Rahoof Harris (39) for duping a person near the Nagavara Sub-Registrar’s office and seized valuables worth Rs 45.56 lakh including Rs 29.90 lakh in cash.

They also recovered 319 gram of jewellery, two cars, 11 bikes and a laptop from Rahoof.
Rahoof would cheat people by promising them to deposit Rs one crore in their account if they invest Rs 85 lakh in a NRI-funded scheme.

He would arrive at a designated place and collect Rs 85 lakh promising gullible clients to transfer Rs one crore to their account through wire transfer. A case was registered against him at the KG Halli police station.

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