Kanpur has an area of over 605km2 with an approximate population of 5.03 million inhabitants in its area. It is administratively divided into 6 zones and 110 wards with a ward population range of 19,000 to 30,000. It is the 75th largest city in the world.
The name is believed to have derived from Karnapur (meaning "town of Karna", one of the heroes of the Mahabharata). Another theory is that it came from the nearby town of Makanpur, earlier known as Khairabad, where the Sufi saint of the MadariyaSufi order, Badiuddin Zinda Shah Madar, settled.
In 1207, Raja Kanh Deo of the Kanhpuria clan established the village of Kanhpur, which later came to be known as Kanpur. The area that is now Kanpur was ruled by rulers of Kannauj, Harsha Vardhan, Mihir Bhoja, Jai Chand and early Muslim rulers through the Sur Dynasty. The first mention of Kanpur was made in 1579 during Sher Shah's regime.
A SpecialInvestigation Team (SIT) that the state government set up in 2019 to probe cases related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Kanpur said on Tuesday that it had completed collecting evidence in 11 cases of murder, and dacoity that occurred during the violence. The Kanpur Police had filed closure reports in all 11 cases.
He also shared a photo with the post, which showed the police office sitting atop a woman and assaulting her ... A video was shared by official Twitter handle of Kanpur Dehat Police where it can be seen that the women is grabbing the collars of the police officer and not the other way around.
An 8-second video clip shared by Kanpur Dehat Police shows the UP cop grabbed by his collar by the woman who was pinned to the ground as the officer was on top of her ... However, the Kanpur Dehat SP confirmed that a probe into the allegations against the officer for misbehaving and hitting them is currently underway.
A probe was ordered in Kanpur Dehat district after some women complained that a police team had misbehaved with them ... Speaking on the incident, Kanpur Dehat SP KeshavKumar Choudhary said that the incident is being probed by the local CircleOfficer ... If anyone is found guilty, departmental action will follow,” the officer added.
Terming the killing of eight policemen in the Kanpur ambush last year as a "horrendous crime", the Allahabad High Court denied bail to a woman relative of the slain gangster Vikas Dubey...Premium Premium Big clean-up in J&K offices. All govt officers above 48 ....
In two of the incidents reported in Kanpur Dehat and Chandauli, the police swung into action only after videos of the alleged atrocities went viral on social media ...Arun Kumar Singh, circle officer, Kanpur Dehat, said preliminary inquiry suggests that the youth was thrashed over a love affair.
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Meerut... Mittal, on his part, claims innocence ... I have a rent agreement as well ... Regarding the tax penalty, we had filed an appeal to the appellate authority in the office of Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Kanpur, when a recovery notice of Rs 158 crore was slapped on my client and we are going to file it yet again for the Rs 42 crore notice.” ... .