FREE PRESS - VOL. XXXIX NO. 65 | INDORE | FRIDAY | AUGUST 12, 2022 | PAGES 14 WWW.FREEPRESSJOURNAL.IN Regd. No. Indore MP/ICD 216/2021-2023; EDITIONS: INDORE, BHOPAL, UJJAIN, MUMBAI, PUNE EDIT ON RAKHI, TRIBAL WOMAN THRASHED FORCED TO STRIP BEFORE VILLAGERS FOR 24X7 UPDATES FP NEWS SERVICE Petlawad/ Meghnagar As the nation celebrated Rakshabandhan-symbolizing the bond between brother and sister -- a tribal woman in Petlawad subdivision in Jhabua was not only assaulted but also forced to strip in front of the entire village on Thursday afternoon. Three accused, including woman's second husband Mukesh Katara, have been arrested and search is underway to nab the remaining two. News Brief Kumar to face floor test on Aug 24 The Nitish Kumar-led Mahagathbandhan government in Bihar will go for a floor test on August 24 to prove its majority in the state assembly. The decision was taken during a meeting. France's civilian award for Tharoor Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor will be conferred with France's highest civilian award Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur for his writings and speeches. Water seepage in Spicejet flight to Jabalpur irks passengers FP NEWS SERVICE Jabalpur A video of water leakage in Mumbai to Jabalpur Spicejet flight has gone viral on social media. Passengers are seen expressing displeasure over the discomfort owing to seepage. One of the passengers, Kamal Grover of Jabalpur said that he was travelling along with his elder brother to Jabalpur from Mumbai in the Spicejet flight SG-3003 on . Wednesday His seat number was 19D whereas his brother's seat number was 17D. When he boarded the flight, he saw water dripping on seat number 17D and 18D. CONTD. ON P6 RNI No. 38281/83 The incident was reported from Ruparel village. A video of the entire incident has gone viral on social media. Inspector General of Police and Deputy Inspector General too have taken cognizance of the case. In view of the seriousness of the case, Jhabua SP Arvind Tiwari and ASP visited the village. SP Tiwari said that the accused involved in the crime won't be spared. A case under sections 147, 148, 149, 323, 294, 506, LET FLAG CAMPAIGN BE SYMBOLIC LIKE THE FLAG MR. FUNTASTIC! Pg-14 364 and 354 of the Indian Penal Code was registered against five people. While three of the accused have been arrested, search is underway for the remaining two. Preliminary investigation revealed that the victim had gone to her first husband's place a couple of days back. Her second husband Mukesh Katara was upset with the act. He along with his aides attacked the woman and her first husband with sticks and belt. She was beaten black and blue as villagers remained mute spectators. Not satisfied with the assault, Katara later forced her to strip before the entire village. Meanwhile, someone in the crowd made a video of the entire incident in which the woman and her first husband are seen pleading with onlookers to save them. Their plea went in vain as no one from the crowd dared to come out in their support. CONTD. ON P6 HC asks Lokayukta cops to probe allegations against BJP MLA China blocking blacklisting of JeM dy chief politically motivated, says MEA JABALPUR He has also been a member of the Lok Sabha twice. The Madhya Pradesh High Former MLA Kishore Court has again directed Samrite had filed a Public the Lokayukta police to Interest Litigation against probe the allegations of Bisen, who was then a state amassing disproportionate minister, alleging that he assets against BJP MLA had accumulated wealth and state OBC commission disproportionate to his chairman known DISPROPORTIONATE ASSETS Gauri sources of inShankar Bisen. With the dicome between 1984 and 2012. rection, a division bench of The HC ordered the Chief Justice Ravi Malicourt's registry to send a math and Justice Vishal copy of the petition to the Mishra on Wednesday disanti-corruption Lokayukta posed of a petition seeking police so that an inquiry an investigation against could be carried out. Bisen Bisen, said Deputy Advocate moved the Supreme Court . General Swapnil Ganguly against the order, and the Bisen, a vice president of apex court directed the HC MP BJP unit, is a sevento hear the case again, DAG time MLA from Balaghat. Ganguly said. CONTD. ON P6 NEW DELHI: China blocking a proposal at the UN Security Council to designate Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) deputy chief Abdul Rauf Azhar as a global terrorist is "politically motivated" and exposes its "doublespeak and double standards" in fighting terrorism, government . sources said on Thursday Abdul Rauf, the younger brother of JeM chief Masood Azhar, has been involved in planning and executing numerous terror strikes in India including the hijacking of Indian Airlines aircraft IC814 in 1999, the attack on the Parliament in 2001 and the targeting of the IAF base in Pathankot in 2016. CONTD. ON P6 Economy losing money, freebies distribution a ‘serious issue’: SC `3 QUALITY AT VALUE WEATHER 25.10c. 22.60c Sunrise : 06.02 Sunset : 07.02 DHANKHAR TAKES OVER AS 14TH VICE-PREZ NEW DELHI The Supreme Court Thursday observed that promising and distribution of freebies by political parties during poll season is “a serious issue” as the economy is losing money due to this, Bar and Bench reported. The SC was hearing a PIL filed by laywer Ashwini Upadhyay, seeking a ban on political parties promising ‘freebies’ to lure voters in the run-up to elections. “Nobody says it is not a issue. It is a serious issue. Those who are getting they want it and ours is a welfare state. Some may say that they are paying taxes and it has to be used for developmental process. So its a serious issue. So both side has to be heard by committee,” CJI NV Ramana said. PG-7 President Droupadi Murmu greets newly sworn-in Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday Fidayeen attack on Army camp: 4 soldiers, 2 terrorists killed JAMMU: Two terrorists carried out a 'fidayeen' attack on an Army camp in Jammu's Rajouri district in the early , hours of Thursday killing four soldiers. Both attackers were gunned down in the four-hour firefight that followed. "In the early hours on , Thursday alert sentries of the Indian Army post at Parghal, in Rajouri district detected suspicious persons approaching their post taking advantage of the inclement weather and dense foliage," PRO (defence) Jammu Lt Col Devender Anand said. He said the sentries challenged the two terrorists who lobbed grenades while attempting to gain entry inside the post. However, alert troops cordoned the area and engaged them in a firefight thereby pinning them, he said. Anand further said in the ensuing gunfight, the two neuwere terrorists tralised. Six soldiers of Indian Army were injured in the operation and of them, three bravehearts succumbed to injuries while repulsing the suicide attack, he said. CONTD. ON P6 25% seats hiked in MBA, BE courses across state ATUL GAUTAM Indore After a gap of two years, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) has announced that it's going to implement the central government's order to increase seats in technical institutions across the state by 25 per cent to ensure implementation of 10 per cent quota for students belonging to economically weaker secPG-3 tions (EWS).