Unnao DM, SP ride boat rowed by minor

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KANPUR: The DM and SP of Unnao were on Saturday filmed riding a boat being rowed in flood water by a minor boy in Gangaghat locality of the district. The boy could been seen struggling to steer the boat. After the video went viral on social media, DM Devendra Pandey said: “Along with me, SP Harish Kumar and others were out for an inspection tour of the low-lying areas in Shuklaganj in Unnao which have been flooded by the Ganga. It was also just a chance that the boat was…

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Man chops off wife’s tongue

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KANPUR: A man chopped off his wife’s tongue in Colonelganj locality of Kanpur late on Friday night after she objected to his drinking habit. The woman has been admitted to the city’s LLR Hospital, while the Colnelganj police has booked the accused husband who is absconding. The police have identified the accused as Shakil Ahmad, 40, who does odd jobs to sustain a family of six, including four children. Police said that Shakil is addicted to drugs and liquor to which Gudia objected. “On Friday night he chopped off the…

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Kanpurites enjoy at this rain dance party

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In this monsoon season, members of a private ladies club wanted to have fun in the artificial rain. So, they organized a rain dance party at a city hotel, recently. Dressed in western attire, the fairer sex present at the party seemed to be fully prepared for the rain dance. “It’s really hot and humid these days and this rain dance party is a welcome change,” said Rukku Bhatia, the hostess of the do. Harsha made an early entry and was soon joined by Mansi, Shikha, and Manisha. (L) Rukku…

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Kanpur: 4 students suffer electric shock while hoisitng tricolour

KANPUR: Four minor students of a government school suffered burn injuries due to electric shock while trying to hoist the national flag in Jaitapur village under the limits of Mangalpur police station in Kanpur Dehat district on Wednesday. The students of Poorva Madhyamik Vidhyalaya at Jaitapur village suffered the electric shock when they came in contact with an iron pole with the Tricolour fitted to it in which electric current was flowing. The students, Dhirendra, Dushyant, Rishabh and Lokendra, were holding the iron pole when they received electric shock. “We…

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A musical get-together for Kanpurites

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Members of a club recently gathered to display their singing skills at a do tilted Antakshari. Organised at a hotel in the city, Tarun Bharti, along with Nitin and Vandana, were seen everything went off well. A game of antakshari was organised to keep the guests entertained and the members were divided into five teams, named Sargam, Sureeley Shaitan, Neele Neele Ambar, Rhythm Deewane and Sureeley Mirchey. Though there was no prize for the winners, all the teams fought hard to give a tough competition to each other. It was…

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