POLICE FILES

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL
Port Blair
13 Aug 2018

AAJVS worker commits suicide

A 24 year old daily rated worker of Andaman Adim Janjati Vikas Samity (AAJVS) posted at Campbell Bay committed suicide last Saturday. The deceased, identified as Casper Shopen, resident of Chingan village, Campbell Bay, was reportedly suffering from depression. The Police have registered a case of unnatural death and conducting further investigation in the matter. As per sources, the deceased took the extreme step by hanging himself from a tree in new Chingan village at around 4 pm. Police rushed to the spot after receiving the information and shifted the body to PHC Campbell Bay. The dead body has been handed over to the family after autopsy.


IMFL seized
Cops from the Central Crime Station arrested a 29 year resident of Dairyfarm with illegal cache of liquor on Monday. During patrol, Head Constable AK Singh and Constables Chandran, N Thangaraj and K Rajendran intercepted a person carrying a heavy bag. 18 bottles of 750 ml bottles of IMFL was found in his possession. The accused, identified as, V Ganesh Kumar, resident of Dairyfarm, failed to produce any documents for the purchase and a case under section 32 Reg. III of 1876 has been registered at PS CCS.