Services in around 450 private hospitals and 2,000 nursing homes in Jaipur were affected today as they observed a strike to protest the alleged attack on a doctor at a private hospital in Barkat nagar in the city.
Five people have been arrested for allegedly shooting dead a man in front of his pregnant wife at their home in Jaipur. Amit Nair and his wife Mamata Chaudhary were having tea at their home on the morning of May 17, when Mamata's parents along with hired killers, barged into the house, asked for Amit, and shot him at point blank range, police said.
In an initiative similar to the Uttar Pradesh's anti-Romeo squad, an all-women team of 52 cops, trained in martial arts, equipped with batons and wireless sets will be deployed at 200 checkpoints on Japiur streets to make the city safe for women.
Acting on a complaint of the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal, Rajasthan Police has filed a criminal case against a resort here for alleged harassment of a minor girl during a dance performance.
A 28-room hotel is Jaipur is facing the wrath of cow vigilante groups, who allege that it has been serving beef that's illegal in the state. Since their protests and allegations on Sunday night, the police have filed a case, the hotel has been sealed by the municipal authorities, who claim it did not have license to sell food. Rights activists say the hotel is being targeted as it is the only Muslim hotel in a dominantly Hindu locality.
Troubles for Sanjay Leela Bhansali in shooting his upcoming movie 'Padmavati' are far from. An erstwhile Jaipur royal family has come out in support of Rajput Karni Sena, which had opposed shooting of the film at Jaigarh fort near Jaipur alleging distortion of historical facts by the filmmaker.
While a hundred others took part in the AU Jaipur Half-Marathon this morning to spread the message of fitness and a healthy lifestyle, restaurateur Anant Trivedi ran to tie the nuptial knot with Kavita Batra at the finishing line.