Nagpur News Crime
Nagpur Forest officials arrest man for smuggling tigers paws, skin
Officers attached to Nagpur’s Forest department, on Thursday, nabbed Motilal Keja Samale, for smuggling a dead tigers body parts. He was arrested from Madhya Pradesh’s Bichwa Sahani around 9:30 pm from a small house on his farm.
As per officers, the 55-year-old accused was found in possession of a dead Tigers skin and four paws without nails.
In a press note, the Nagpur Forest department mentioned that the accused was charged against the Wild Life Protection Act of 1972, which was enacted by the Indian Parliament to protect plants and animal species.
Different sections of the act including- 2(16) (hunting), 9 (prohibition of hunting), 39 (protection), 49 (purchase of captive animal), 43 a (regulation of transfer of animal), 50 (power of search or detention) and 51 (punishment of imprisonment) were imposed for committing a severe crime.
For further investigation, Nagpurs Forest department has received judicial custody of the accused till 3/8/21.
This operation was successfully carried out under the guidance of Dr Barat Singh Hada- Deputy Conservator of Nagpur Forest department; NG Chandewar (Associate Conservator of Umred Forest department) headed the search squad, and other senior officers, mentioned the press note.
The press note concluded by saying that further investigation in this matter was in progress.
RCNV provides sponsorship to 5 children
Under the aegis of Diabetes patronage program at AIIMS, Rotary Club of Nagpur Vision – RCNV – members sponsored five children for this financial year by handing over a cheque of ₹1,25,000 to the Director of AIIMS Maj. Gen (Dr ) Vibha Dutta, SM.
This project takes care of all the needs like insulin, glucometer,special diet and other consumables required by the children suffering from the dreaded and debilitating disease type 1 diabetes.
President Shivani interacted with the authorities and incharge of the project Dr Meenakshi and her team. Joint secretary Dr Akshay Daga interacted with the beneficiary children and their parents exhorting the importance of discipline during the treatment.
President elect Ajay, secretary Ritika and Rtn. Arouni Verma were amongst those who were present at AIIMS, nagpur. Dr Sangeeta and Dr Akash conducted the proceedings. The gratitude felt by the parents and their blessings to our team exemplified the importance of this endeavour in shaping the lives of children suffering from type 1 diabetes.
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DPS MIHAN awarded with Excellence Award | Nagpur
Delhi Public School MIHAN was awarded with the Literary Leadership Excellence Award for the enthusiastic participation of its students in the National Young Authors Fair – the World’s largest Book Writing Competition held by BriBooks and powered by Education World.
More than 90 budding writers of the school availed the benefits of the excellent opportunity provided by the AI-assisted BriBooks platform which helped them to hone their storytelling skills .The plethora of creative designs helped the students to work on the illustrations needed for designing their novel. The pleasure of publishing one’s own novel and reaching out to the global readers was a thrilling experience for the budding authors.
The students also got an exposure to sell the books online and earn Author Royalty as a remuneration. The books published by several DPS MIHAN students have achieved milestones and won rewards in the categories of Best Author – Jury Awards for Content and Creativity, Best Selling Author Awards in the State and Global Feature Awards for International recognition.
The jury and guest list comprised of HE Noor Gilon,Ambassador of Israel, Saul Singer – Author of Best Seller ‘ Start -up Nation’ ,Dele Olojede- Pulitzer prize winner and Navyn Salem- Founder & CEO Edesia.
President and Pro-Vice Chairperson Ms.Tulika Kedia and Director Ms.Savita Jaiswal have congratulated the Principal Ms.Nidhi Yadav, staff and students for their sincere efforts to achieve this recognition.
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17 test positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours in Nagpur
A total of 17 patients tested positive for COVID-19 in Nagpur in past 24 hours on Tuesday. Almost 96 people were tested in the city, out of which 31 belonged to urban area while and 65 were from the rural areas, and one from outside Nagpur district. There were 53 active patients in the city including 39 from rural areas and three from outside.
India recorded a single-day rise of 2,151 new COVID-19 cases, the highest in five months, according to the Union health ministry. As per the data updated, the active cases increased to 11,903 on Wednesday.
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