The restrictions on the movement and assembly of people to curb the spread of the coronavirus continued in Kashmir for the tenth consecutive on Saturday, even as police booked several people for defying the lockdown by organising congregational prayers on Friday, officials said.

Senior IPS officer Sujit Pandey on Wednesday took charge as the first police commissioner of Lucknow after the commissionerate system of policing was implemented in the state.

Police have registered a case against a brick kiln owner and his supervisor for allegedly forcing a group of tribals into bonded labour at a village near Bhiwandi in the district, an official said on Saturday.

A number of six people were injured in a fight between two rival groups along with 10 two wheelers geting damaged at Nalla Sopara in Maharashtra. The police reported this on Thursday.

The police have collected dump data of mobile phones of people from campus to identify the culprits behind the Sunday's assault on the JNU students, officials said on Wednesday.

Soon after a day when murder accused was shot dead inside a courtroom, the Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday said it has suspended 18 police officials.

Two Jharkhand-based men were arrested for allegedly cheating people on the pretext of investing their money in an online share trading company, police said on Saturday.

Four people and an NGO have been booked for negligence after a dead rat was found in the midday meal served in a school here, police said on Wednesday.