A- A A+
Last Updated : Nov 14 2019 10:06PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Supreme Court refers review petitions on Sabarimala to 7-Judge Bench            PM Modi stresses need to focus on trade and investment among BRICS nations            Apex court dismisses all review petitions on Rafale fighter jets issue            Home Minister Amit Shah says SC’s Rafale decision befitting reply to malicious campaigns            Delhi NCR air quality continues to remain severe           

National News

May 26, 2019

Surendra Singh murder case: Yogi Adityanath orders DGP to take stern action against perpetrators

In Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered Director General of Police to take stern action against the perpetrators of the murder of BJP leader Surendra Singh in Amethi district.

Yogi Adityanath asked the state police chief to show results within 12 hours and an IG rank of officer has been send to oversee the investigation. So far seven people have been taken into custody and they are being interrogated.

Meanwhile, MP of Amethi Smriti Irani, who was in Delhi, flew to Amethi, where she met Surendra Singh's family and consoled them. Smriti Irani and State Minister Mohsin Raza participated in the funeral rites, which was attended by a larger number of people.

Police said that it is suspected that an old enmity may have led to the killing, but they have not ruled out a political motive. Surendra Singh's son also alleged that after election result came a victory procession was carried out and may be some Congress supporters didn't like it.

Surendra Singh was the former head of Baraulia village, which was adopted by ex-defence minister Manohar Parrikar in 2015. He had actively participated in Smriti Irani's Lok Sabha campaign.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 14 (Nov) Midday News 14 (Nov) News at Nine 14 (Nov) Hourly 14 (Nov) (2000hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 14 (Nov) दोपहर समाचार 14 (Nov) समाचार संध्या 14 (Nov) प्रति घंटा समाचार 14 (Nov) (2200hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 14 (Nov) Khabrein(Day) 14 (Nov) Khabrein(Eve) 14 (Nov)
Aaj Savere 14 (Nov) Parikrama 14 (Nov)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 14 (Nov) Samayki 14 (Nov) Sports Scan 14 (Nov) Spotlight/News Analysis 14 (Nov) Samachar Darshan 13 (Nov) Radio Newsreel 14 (Nov)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 7 (Nov) Surkhiyon Mein 7 (Nov) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 13 (Nov) Vaad-Samvaad 29 (Oct) Money Talk 29 (Oct) Current Affairs 8 (Nov)