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Pune Launches "Covid-Free Village" Contest, Winner To Get Rs 50 Lakh

Pune Launches "Covid-Free Village" Contest, Winner To Get Rs 50 Lakh

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 12, 2022, Pune

Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, Maharashtra's Pune district launched the "Covid-Free Village" Contest to curb the spread of COVID-19 and its Omicron variant.

New Curbs In 50 Tourist Spots In Pune Amid Rise In COVID-19 Cases

New Curbs In 50 Tourist Spots In Pune Amid Rise In COVID-19 Cases

Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 11, 2022, Pune

Pune Covid Curbs: In light of the rise in COVID-19 cases, the administration in Maharashtra's Pune district has issued prohibitory orders for over 50 tourist spots in the region, an official said on Tuesday.

3 Arrested In Pune For Duping People By Promising Jobs

3 Arrested In Pune For Duping People By Promising Jobs

Press Trust of India | Friday January 07, 2022, Pune

Pimpri Chinchwad Police in Pune district on Thursday arrested a retired Army soldier and two others for allegedly cheating three youngsters by promising to arrange jobs for them in the Border Roads Organization (BRO) .

Pune Schools For Classes 1-8 To Remain Shut Till Jan 30 Amid Covid Spike

Pune Schools For Classes 1-8 To Remain Shut Till Jan 30 Amid Covid Spike

Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 04, 2022, Pune

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Tuesday said the administration has decided to shut schools for Classes 1 to 8 in Pune district till January 30 due to the rise in COVID-19 cases.

Five Visitors To Koregaon Bhima Memorial Test Positive For Covid

Five Visitors To Koregaon Bhima Memorial Test Positive For Covid

Press Trust of India | Sunday January 02, 2022, Pune

Five out of over 5,000 persons who were among those who visited the Jaystambh military monument in the district on Saturday tested positive for COVID-19 in rapid antigen tests, officials said.

Lakhs Visit Koregaon Bhima War Memorial In Pune Amid Covid Curbs

Lakhs Visit Koregaon Bhima War Memorial In Pune Amid Covid Curbs

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 01, 2022, Pune

Undeterred by the rising number of COVID-19 cases and restrictions, lakhs of people paid tributes at the Jaystambh military monument in Pune till Saturday afternoon to mark the 204th anniversary of the Koregaon Bhima battle amid tight security.

Ahead Of Bhima Koregaon Battle Anniversary, Pune Issues Prohibitory Order

Ahead Of Bhima Koregaon Battle Anniversary, Pune Issues Prohibitory Order

Press Trust of India | Friday December 31, 2021, Pune

Ahead of the 204th anniversary of the historic battle of Koregaon Bhima on January 1, the Pune district administration has issued a prohibitory order, under which putting up hoardings or banners in the villages around the memorial has been banned.

13 Pune College Students Test Positive For Covid

13 Pune College Students Test Positive For Covid

Press Trust of India | Monday December 27, 2021, Pune

At least 13 students of an engineering college in Pune city of Maharashtra have tested positive for coronavirus, an official from the institution said on Monday.

3 Killed, 15 Injured In Bus-Truck Accident On Mumbai-Pune Expressway

3 Killed, 15 Injured In Bus-Truck Accident On Mumbai-Pune Expressway

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 12, 2021, Mumbai

Three people were killed and 15 injured after a truck dashed into a bus that went on to hit another vehicle on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway under Khopoli police station limits, an official said on Sunday.

Omicron: 1-Year-Old Maharashtra Girl Recovers, 3-Year-Old Asymptomatic

Omicron: 1-Year-Old Maharashtra Girl Recovers, 3-Year-Old Asymptomatic

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 11, 2021, Pune

A one-and-a-half-year-old girl, who had tested positive for the Omicron variant of coronavirus in Pimpri Chinchwad area of Pune district of Maharashtra recently, has been discharged from hospital after recovering from the infection

Court Stays Own Order Directing Cops To File Case Against Pune Mayor

Court Stays Own Order Directing Cops To File Case Against Pune Mayor

Press Trust of India | Friday December 10, 2021, Pune

A court in Pune has stayed its order directing the police to register a case under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act against Mayor Murlidhar Mohol, an advocate representing the mayor said on Thursday.

Bank Manager Killed During Robbery In Pune

Bank Manager Killed During Robbery In Pune

Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 24, 2021, Pune

The manager of a cooperative bank was killed during robbery in Pune district on Wednesday, police said.

Ban On Large Gatherings, Social Media Curbs In Pune Over Violence

Ban On Large Gatherings, Social Media Curbs In Pune Over Violence

Press Trust of India | Sunday November 14, 2021, Pune

The Pune district administration on Sunday imposed section 144 of the CrPC in view of the stone-throwing that took place in some parts of Maharashtra recently post protests on Friday against the violence in Tripura in late October.

3 Dead, 11 Injured In Tanker Accident In Pune: Police

3 Dead, 11 Injured In Tanker Accident In Pune: Police

Press Trust of India | Friday October 22, 2021, Pune

Three people were killed and 11 injured after a tanker scraped past a seven-seater vehicle, which went off the road, and then rammed into an empty container near Navle bridge on Katraj-Mumbai road on Friday evening, a police official said.

Robbers Loot Rs 1.8 Crore In Cash, Gold From Pune Bank: Police

Robbers Loot Rs 1.8 Crore In Cash, Gold From Pune Bank: Police

Press Trust of India | Thursday October 21, 2021, Pune

Five armed robbers looted over Rs 1.80 crore in cash and gold jewelry from a branch of the Bank of Maharashtra in Pune district in broad daylight on Thursday, police said.