You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Mumbai

Four held for running ‘illegal’ telephone exchange in Bhiwandi

DNMUM389001 | 5/19/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :168 | Crime & Law



Thane police’s crime branch on Wednesday arrested four persons for allegedly running an illegal telephone exchange in Bhiwandi which routed inbound international calls to individuals, causing loss of Rs 30 crore to the government.
According to the police, Sufian Ansari, Iqbal Suleman, Mohammed Aslam Sheikh and Yunus Azmi were running the illegal telephone exchange in Bhiwandi. The calls from Middle East countries were connected to SIM Boxes that had SIM cards of different companies. These calls were then routed to local numbers of private telecom service operators. These calls were did not fall in the records of the Department Of Telecommunication and caused losses to the government.
“Persons having membership of the service oper
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Mumbai

Painter seeks funds to save daughter’s life
DNMUM396913 | 9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Imran Fazal | WC :289

The 10-year-old daughter of a 32-year-old painter is suffering from an enlarged heart and the only way to save her life is through a heart transplant that will cost him Rs 16 lakh. Out of helplessness and in the hope to arrange funds in time, S
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

City’s first ‘old modern’ police station marks 100 years
DNMUM396914 | 9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Vallabh Ozarkar | WC :238

The Gamdevi police station in south Mumbai is celebrating its centenary this year. The police station is the first “old modern police station” of Mumbai built in the year 1917 during the British Raj as a part of the Bombay town planning scheme 1915.<
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

A year on, impounded TABcabs now a burden for Tardeo RTO
DNMUM396915 | 9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Shashank Rao | WC :326

The white-and-red coloured vehicles of TABcab, a city-based cab service, have turned rusty and lying defunct at the Regional Transport Office (RTO) in Tardeo for over a year now. While the vehicles are parked at the RTO allegedly due to the non-payme
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

MLA protests against temple management
DNMUM396916 | 9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :147

Raising the issue of lack of facilities at the Mumba Devi Temple in Zaveri Bazar, the local MLA of Colaba, Raj Purohit, protested outside the temple on Monday. He said the temple lacks facilities and the issues are being ignored by the management. Th
Add To LightboxCalculate Price