#UP Police

1 day ago.Uttar Pradesh, India
Anybody with a graduation degree from an affiliated university, irrespective of their streams, can apply for the post of Sub Inspectors in the UP Police. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Potential candidates can apply for the vacant posts from April 1
  • Graduates above 21 and below 28 are eligible to apply
  • The application portal will be available on Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board

4 days ago.Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh, India
The two groups of chaat sellers fought with each other with sticks and iron rods. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@baghpatpolice)

  • Video footage of a fight between two groups of 'chaat' sellers in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district went viral on social media
  • The fight broke out because of an issue of getting customers to their respective stalls
  • 12 people were injured in the incident and eight were arrested

3 Feburary.Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
The disabled mother, Gudiya, who walks on crutches, approached the DIG Kanpur on Monday and apprised him of SI's wrongdoings. (Photo credit: Screengrab/Twitter-Kanpur police)

  • The sub inspecter forced the woman to pay the diesel bill of his vehicle
  • He was suspended on Tuesday
  • An investigation has been launched by DIG Kanpur range in the matter

29 January.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The FIRs alleged that tweets by some journalists were responsible for the violence during the tractor rally on Republic Day. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The Editors Guild has demanded an immediate withdrawal of the FIRs filed against six journalists
  • The journalists reported death of one of the protestors during the rally on their personal social media accounts
  • "[This is] an attempt to intimidate, harass, browbeat, and stifle the media," the Guild said

28 January.Uttar Pradesh, India
UP Police on Thursday posted a video on Twitter regarding the issue of consent. (Photo Credit: Twitter screengrab)

  • UP Police's Twitter handle used the references from the 1993 hit film 'Darr' and 2016 thriller-drama 'Pink'
  • In early January, Mumbai Police also tweeted for the same issue
  • The video ended with hashtag 'Kanoon Se Dar' on the UP Police's Twitter handle

23 November 2020.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter by the UP Police.(Photo Credit: ANI)

  • Initially the delay was caused due to certain controversies that arose over the credentials of three members of the commission
  • The judicial commission was constituted by the Supreme Court precisely four months ago
  •  The commission is far from halfway of completing its task at the end of November

7 October 2020.Hathras, Uttar Pradesh, India
AAP MLA Kuldeep Kumar had visited Hathras on October 4. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @KuldeepKumarAAP)

  • Kuldeep Kumar had said that he tested positive for coronavirus on September 29
  • He visited Hathras to meet the family of the 19-year old Dalit woman who was allegedly gang-raped
  • The AAP MLA had tweeted videos of his visit

5 October 2020.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
The Uttar Pradesh Police have been accused of cremating the 19-year-old rape victim's body without her family's consent. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The Uttar Pradesh government has lodged an FIR against alleged attempts of inciting caste riots
  • It includes every aspect of the alleged gang-rape of a 19-year-old Dalit girl in Hathras
  • However, it excludes the process of the victim's cremation that was carried out in the middle of the night