Category: Jharkhand High Court

Dam it, public money goes waste.

Source – Haphazard decisions over operating the spillway gates at the Sitarampur Dam in Gamharia in Seraikela-Kharsawan district by the drinking water and sanitation department (DW&SD) has caused the government exchequer losses to the tune of lakhs. The DW&SD’s Seraikela division had two years ago decided to install motors for making the spillway gates

Jharkhand High Court to decide on Lalu Prasad Yadav’s bail plea in fodder scam case.

Source – RANCHI: The Jharkhand High Court will on Friday decide on the bail application of former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in connection with a fodder scam case against him. The case pertains to fraudulent withdrawal of government funds from the Dumka Treasury during his tenure as the chief minister

HC quashes revised PT results.

Source – In a major decision, the Jharkhand High Court on Monday asked the Jharkhand Public Service Commission to revise the Preliminary Test (PT) results of the 6th Combined Civil Services examination held in the year 2016. As per the court orders only 6,103 aspirants clearing the PT in the first PT results published

FIR registered against suspended judge in Jharkhand

Source: A day after the Jharkhand High Court suspended Dumka Principal District and Sessions Judge Om Prakash Singh for allegedly flouting forest laws, the state police on Saturday registered an FIR against him. The court had suspended Singh on the basis of a vigilance report. On the basis of the report received from the High Court Registrar (Vigilance)

BAU green injection for ‘dead’ Harmu

Source: Tree planting along the Harmu river will now be done with the advice of experts from Birsa Agriculture University (BAU), urban development secretary Ajoy Kumar Singh said on Tuesday. Singh on Tuesday inspected rejuvenation and tree planting work for nearly an hour along the 10.5km stretch of the river, a tributary of the

Love Jihad: CBI court frames charges against man for lying about his religion to wed national-level shooter

Source: Ranchi: A CBI court has framed charges against Raqibul Hassan alias Ranjit Kohli for allegedly giving false information about his religion while marrying national-level air rifle shooter Tara Shahdeo that subsequently ended in divorce. The court also framed charges against four others for allegedly helping Hassan. The special CBI judge, Ajay Kumar Gudia, read