The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed petitions filed by Sardar Sarovar project affected people in Narmada valley against the proceedings in Indore High Court, which is monitoring the compliance of a SC order on rehabilitation and resettlement (R&R) of the affected people.
A man was shot dead inside the court premises in Madhya Pradesh. Three bullets were fired inside the Chhindwara district court. The victim, Akhlaq, died on the spot. The killer was arrested. He is linked to Shiv Sena.
A truck ran over a religious procession in Madhya Pradesh, killing three devotees and injuring nearly a dozen others. The incident occurred in Barwani, during the procession of Dasha Mata. Even after the incident, there was no official vehicle to carry bodies, which had to be taken in tractor. The incident has caused anger among residents.