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Dec 04, 2017
Bhumi Pednekar to play a villager in Abhishek Chaubey's next about Chambal dacoitsBhumi Pednekar has been lifting water-filled buckets, wiping floors, walking through paddy fields barefoot and also grinding wheat as workout for the film. She stars in in with Sushant Singh Rajput
Nov 06, 2017
101 Dinner With Dons: Ramesh Singh Sikarwar, don of Chambal, talks about the secret lives of dacoits over a mealThe Chambal Valley, located in the northern part of Madhya Pradesh, on the border of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh is infamous for gangs of dacoits. In the 70s and 80s, one of the most dreaded of those dacoits was Ramesh Singh Sikarwar. With a band of dacoits, he held sway over the region for years, before surrendering to the authorities. After serving his time, he now lives the life of a farmer, raising a family. A very sick Doctor VC pays Sikarwar a visit in his village, to learn about the secret life of the bandits, while joining them for a meal in their old jungle hideout. Loaded onto a tractor and taken deep into the dense jungle, with no mobile network or way to let people know where he is, Doctor VC learns not just about the eating habits of the daakus, but also comes home with moral lessons from the gang's leader.
Aug 03, 2017
Sushant Singh Rajput, Bhumi Pednekar to star in Abhishek Chaubey's dacoit film?Sushant Singh Rajput and Bhumi Pednekar will both play dacoits in Abhshek Chaubey's film, it is reported.
Jun 28, 2017
101 Dinner With The Cops: Encounter Specialist Ashok Bhadoriya strikes fear in the hearts of Chambal's daakusAshok Bhadoriya is the encounter specialist that strikes fear in the hearts of Chambal's daakus. With 116 encounters in his name, Bhadoriya is largely responsible for clearing the valley of its dacoit population. 101 India ventures into the deep, daaku territory to learn how an encounter specialist sees the world of his targets.
Nov 18, 2016
Demonetisation: Former Chambal dacoit Malkhan Singh stands in ATM queue in GwaliorMalkhan Singh, a former dreaded dacoit, was seen lining up at a bank branch to get his old currency exchanged in Gwalior.
Aug 04, 2016
Bulandshahr rape case: HC seeks details on alleged irregularities in police probeThe Allahabad High Court on Thursday directed the petitioner in the Bulandshahr gangrape case to file details by Friday on the alleged irregularities in the police probe in the matter.
Aug 01, 2016
Bulandshahr gangrape: NCW summons doctor for ill-treating minorThe NCW on Monday summoned a doctor who conducted medical examination of the minor victim in the Bulandshahr gangrape case for allegedly ill-treating her and asking "awkward" questions
Jun 28, 2016
Thane: Armed dacoits loot ATM cash van, decamp with Rs 12 croreIn one of the biggest incidents of its kind in the state, armed dacoits stormed into a cash management firm and decamped with Rs 12 crore cash in Thane.
Aug 22, 2014
UP: Dacoits murder SP leader in Firozabad after robbing homeA group of dacoits attacked the house of a local Samajwadi Party leader, killing him and injuring his wife in the wee hours today near Shikohabad, police said.
Apr 21, 2014
Former bandit king of Chambal seeks votes for Modi in MPThe former dacoit has also shared the stage with the state chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, and is billed as one of the key campaigners in the state.