The actor was in captivity for over 100 days in the jungles spread across Western Ghats
In a new book, 'Veerappan: Chasing The Brigand', former Special Task Force (STF) chief K. Vijay Kumar writes about how the sandalwood smuggler Veerappan hoodwinked the police for 20 years, and how he finally met his end. Here, Kumar talks about the STF starting yet another operation to catch the brigand.
'Political brownie points cannot be scored by the union government over the lives of death row convicts; it is the worst form of democratic degeneration of any country.'
H.T. Sangliana could be the man to nab the brigand
Amid the celebrations following film icon Rajkumar's release, disturbing questions have been raised on the role of his third son, Puneeth, and his involvement in illegal quarrying. Many feel the whole abduction episode had to do with a falling
Illegal quarrying, extremist groups, shady emissaries - the kidnap drama reveals an unholy nexus
A tractor at work at the construction site of the Central Vista project, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
Congress General Secretary and AICC in-charge of Uttar Pradesh (UP) Priyanka Gandhi speaks during 'Pratigya rally', ahead of UP Assembly elections 2022, in Moradabad.PTI Photo
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. K. Stalin visits the flood affected areas, in Thoothukudi.PTI Photo
Doctors release a health advisory during an awareness campaign against air pollution to mark National Pollution Control Day, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA Bhai Virendra and BJP MLA Sanjay Saravgi go for compromise in the presence of Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav and Deputy CM Tarkishor Prasad following a verbal spat between...PTI Photo
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