Acid attack on woman, assailants at large

Bhopal: In a gruesome incident, two motorcycle-borne assailants threw acid on a 24-year-old polytechnic teacher in Bhopal on Saturday morning. The victim has been admitted to Narmada Hospital with severe burn injuries on her left side. The police said the assailants asked her some address and when she failed to answer, they attacked her and fled from the scene. Additional SP Rajesh Singh Chandel told that the victim is out of danger now and claimed …

BJP nominees Anil Dave, MJ Akbar file papers

Bhopal: BJP leaders Anil Madhav Dave and MJ Akbar on Tuesday submitted their nomination papers for the biennial election to the Upper House from Madhya Pradesh. Both Dave and Akbar submitted the papers before Returning Officer and Assembly’s Principal Secretary Bhagwandev Israni in the Vidhan Sabha premises here on the last date of filing papers. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, BJP state president Nandkumar Singh Chouhan, state Home Minister Babulal Gaur, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narottam …

Air connectivity to Pune from Bhopal starts

Bhopal: Bhopal-Pune via Raipur flight began here on Monday. Home and Jails Minister Babulal Gaur flagged off the Air India flight at Raja Bhoj airport at 8 am. Gaur got introduced with crew members of flight number AI 9865/AI 9866. He wished happy journey to passengers of maiden flight from Bhopal to Pune via Raipur. Gaur said that Bhopal city will develop rapidly due to its air connectivity with other cities in the country. Catering …