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Khunti Election Result 2019: BJP's Nilkanth Singh wins seat; Sushil Pahan of JMM loses by 26,327 votes in Jharkhand Assembly polls
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Khunti Election Result 2019: BJP's Nilkanth Singh wins seat; Sushil Pahan of JMM loses by 26,327 votes in Jharkhand Assembly polls

Khunti Assembly Election Result 2019: Nilkanth Singh Munda of the Bharatiya Janata Party has won the Khunti Assembly constituency. He defeated JMM's Sushil Pahan by a margin of 26,327 votes. As per latest trends, BJP has won two seats and is leading in 25 seats while JMM is leading in 29 seats.

In Jharkhand's Khunti district, 'pathalgadhi' movement takes centre stage ahead of upcoming Assembly election
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In Jharkhand's Khunti district, 'pathalgadhi' movement takes centre stage ahead of upcoming Assembly election

Police visits — and the possible use of excessive force — have become frequent since violence erupted in a neighbouring village over the locally-driven Pathalgadhi movement in June 2018

Jharkhand's Khunti village rife with tales of human trafficking, but threats keeps villagers from approaching police
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Jharkhand's Khunti village rife with tales of human trafficking, but threats keeps villagers from approaching police

Villagers in Jharkhand's Khunti district don't lodge police complaints as human traffickers threaten the safety of their families. As a result, very few cases reach the state's anti-human trafficking cell.

Khunti gangrape case: CRPF, police arrest prime accused in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district
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Khunti gangrape case: CRPF, police arrest prime accused in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district

A joint team of CRPF and Khunti Police, on Sunday have arrested the prime accused behind the rape of five women, who were held at gun point in Jharkhand

Four Jharkhand Police constables, abducted by Pathalgarhi supporters on 26 June, rescued from state's Khunti district
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Four Jharkhand Police constables, abducted by Pathalgarhi supporters on 26 June, rescued from state's Khunti district

The constables who were deployed at the house of the BJP leader at Anigada-Chandihdih village were abducted by supporters of Pathalgarhi on 26 June

Jharkhand gangrape case: Head of school asked survivors to go with accused and not report incident, says top cop RK Malik
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Jharkhand gangrape case: Head of school asked survivors to go with accused and not report incident, says top cop RK Malik

The head of the school, from where the five women working with an NGO were allegedly abducted and gang-raped, had asked the victims to go with the accused and later told them to not report the incident, a top Jharkhand police officer claimed on Monday.

Jharkhand gang-rape case: Police book head of village missionary school from where NGO workers were abducted
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Jharkhand gang-rape case: Police book head of village missionary school from where NGO workers were abducted

The head of the Kochang village school, from where five women working with an NGO were allegedly abducted and later gang-raped, has been booked for not reporting the incident to police, an official said on Saturday.

Five NGO workers gang-raped at gunpoint in Jharkhand: National Commission for Women to investigate incident
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Five NGO workers gang-raped at gunpoint in Jharkhand: National Commission for Women to investigate incident

Five women working with an NGO were allegedly raped at gunpoint on Tuesday by a group of at least five men when they had gone to Chochang village in Jharkhand to spread awareness on migration and human trafficking.

Jharkhand police arrest six Maoists in Khunti district; seize mobile phones, motorcycles
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Jharkhand police arrest six Maoists in Khunti district; seize mobile phones, motorcycles

Six People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) militants were arrested from different spots in Naxal-hit Khunti district of Jharkhand