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CBI, forensic officials visit Goa's Leoney Grand Resort, leave after 10 hours
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CBI, forensic officials visit Goa's Leoney Grand Resort, leave after 10 hours

This comes as CBI took over the probe into Sonali Phogat's death from Goa Police on 15 September, 2022, and registered an FIR into the case followed by an order for a detailed probe in the case

Home ministry orders CBI probe in Sonali Phogat Murder Case
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Home ministry orders CBI probe in Sonali Phogat Murder Case

The decision comes after multiple people incuding Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and oifficials of Khap Mahapanchayat in Hisar, Haryana demanded inquiry by the agency into the case

Sonali Phogat death: Goa's Pramod Sawant recommends CBI probe into case on 'people's demand'
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Sonali Phogat death: Goa's Pramod Sawant recommends CBI probe into case on 'people's demand'

The Goa chief minister said that he has complete trust and confidence in the state police and they were doing a 'good investigation' but following the people's demand, especially that of her daughter, the Sonali Phogat death case has been handed over to the CBI

Have no hopes from government now, received no assurance, says Sonali Phogat's daughter; demands CBI probe in death case
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Have no hopes from government now, received no assurance, says Sonali Phogat's daughter; demands CBI probe in death case

A Khap Mahapanchayat was held in Hisar, Haryana on Sunday which demanded a CBI inquiry into the murder case of BJP leader Sonali Phogat

Sonali Phogat death case: Goa court extends police custody of two accused
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Sonali Phogat death case: Goa court extends police custody of two accused

The duo was arrested in the last week of August and remanded to police custody for 10 days. Their custody expired on Tuesday, after which they were presented before a local court

Sonali Phogat death: Family claims cops not doing proper probe due to political sway; to move HC for CBI investigation
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Sonali Phogat death: Family claims cops not doing proper probe due to political sway; to move HC for CBI investigation

Sonali Phogat's nephew Vikas Singh said that his family has written to CJI UU Lalit for a CBI inquiry and will also approach the Goa High Court with a writ petition by Friday if they are 'not satisfied' with the top court's response

Sonali Phogat death: Goa Police team in Haryana to probe alleged murder of BJP leader
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Sonali Phogat death: Goa Police team in Haryana to probe alleged murder of BJP leader

The Goa Police team will meet be visiting Phogat's farmhouse to collect evidence related to the case and record statements as part of the investigation

Sonali Phogat death case: Goa Police team in Haryana today; accused tell NCB hotel boy brought two mg MDMA
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Sonali Phogat death case: Goa Police team in Haryana today; accused tell NCB hotel boy brought two mg MDMA

The hotel owner confessed that MDMA is easily available in the vicinity and the staff keep stock for their clients or guests on reference

Goa police confirms foul-play in Sonali Phogat's death; say she was drugged by her associates
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Goa police confirms foul-play in Sonali Phogat's death; say she was drugged by her associates

They were seen taking Phogat to the Hotel washroom at around 4:30 am on August 23 and the three of them were inside the washroom for two hours, IGP said

Sonali Phogat's post-mortem report shows 'multiple blunt force injuries' on her body, family claims she was 'raped'
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Sonali Phogat's post-mortem report shows 'multiple blunt force injuries' on her body, family claims she was 'raped'

The Goa Police today have registered a murder case against two people in the death of Haryana BJP leader Sonali Phogat

Sonali Phogat death: Goa Police register murder case against two people
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Sonali Phogat death: Goa Police register murder case against two people

Sonali Phogat's brother Rahul Dhaka had earlier claimed that she was murdered. He also said that her family doubts two people, including her personal assistant Sudhir Sangwan

Goa Police conducting detailed probe into Sonali Phogat's death: Pramod Sawant
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Goa Police conducting detailed probe into Sonali Phogat's death: Pramod Sawant

Deputy Superintendent of Police Jivba Dalvi said Phogat had arrived in Goa on 22 August and was staying in a hotel in Anjuna area

Sonali Phogat's brother files complaint with Goa police, alleges she was murdered by associates
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Sonali Phogat's brother files complaint with Goa police, alleges she was murdered by associates

Rinku Dhaka alleged that a short while before her death, Sonali Phogat had spoken to her mother, sister and brother-in-law during which she sounded disturbed and complained against her two colleagues

Goa: British woman tourist raped in front of her male partner by a local man
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Goa: British woman tourist raped in front of her male partner by a local man

The woman in her complaint said that she was raped by the man under the pretext of giving her a massage when she was lying near the Sweet Water Lake, located close to the beach, along with her male partner

Goa: Man posing as tantrik held for raping minor girl
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Goa: Man posing as tantrik held for raping minor girl

The girl's mother was also arrested for conniving with the accused in the crime, said Deputy Superintendent of Police Jivba Dalvi

Two cops suspended, booked for assaulting man in Goa
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Two cops suspended, booked for assaulting man in Goa

An FIR has also been registered against the duo after a formal complaint was filed by the victim

Amid outrage, Goa CM Pramod Sawant says his remarks on rape victims taken out of context
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Amid outrage, Goa CM Pramod Sawant says his remarks on rape victims taken out of context

He also said that he was deeply pained by the incident and would ensure that the accused in the case get the “most stringent punishment under the law”.

Poonam Pandey detained by Goa Police for shooting an allegedly obscene video, trespassing on govt land
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Poonam Pandey detained by Goa Police for shooting an allegedly obscene video, trespassing on govt land

A case was registered against Poonam Pandey on Wednesday for obscenity during the shoot at the Chapoli dam in Canacona town following a complaint by the state water resources department, which manages the dam.

Goa: 23 held, including three foreigners, after police busts rave; drugs worth Rs 9 lakh seized
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Goa: 23 held, including three foreigners, after police busts rave; drugs worth Rs 9 lakh seized

Nineteen others, most of whom are domestic tourists, were arrested for violating social distancing norms

Staff crunch, poor infrastructure: Officials highlight how gaps in Indian criminal justice system prevent implementation of child protection laws
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Staff crunch, poor infrastructure: Officials highlight how gaps in Indian criminal justice system prevent implementation of child protection laws

Even as political leaders call for stringent, and even barbaric, punishment to alleged offenders, administrative officials from the western part of the country on Tuesday listed out several challenges in implementing laws for child protection