Bharatis bodyguard escapes from detention

first_imgKolkata: Sujit Mondal, bodyguard of former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh, has managed to escape from Mumbai Police’s detention on Friday night.This happened when a team of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) reached Mumbai to get Sujit in its custody. On Friday evening, the CID officers came to know that Mondal was threatening someone (Swapan) to lodge a false complaint against Chandan Majhi, against whose complaint the case was lodged. The phone call was made from LT Marg in Mumbai. The investigating officers also came to know that Mondal was threatening Swapan to lodge a false complaint against Majhi or else he would file a false case against him. The CID officers also came to know that Mondal went to LT Marg police station. Soon after, the CID officers urged Mumbai Police to detain him. Without wasting any time, a team comprising senior CID officers left for Mumbai. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Merc, 2 B’deshi bystanders killedThe team reached Mumbai late on Friday night and were informed that Mondal had managed to escape at around 11.10 pm. The police initiated a search but they couldn’t find him. Both Ghosh and her bodyguard Mondal were shown absconding by the CID when it submitted the charge-sheet in this connection before the Ghatal Court in West Midnapore on June 29. The CID officers were in search of both Ghosh and Mondal. It may be recalled that CID had initiated a probe on the basis of a complaint lodged with Daspur police station against some police officers including the then Superintendent of Police of West Midnapore Bharati Ghosh. The allegation of extortion was raised against them. The CID has already arrested six persons in this connection including the then Circle Inspector of Ghatal Subhankar Dey, former Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Daspur police station Pradip Rath, former OC of Ghatal Chitta Pal and Assistant Sub-Inspector Debasish Das.last_img read more

In Sochi People Are Using Matchmaking App Tinder Like Crazy

first_img 2 min read Growing a business sometimes requires thinking outside the box. February 14, 2014 Free Webinar | Sept. 9: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook for Going Globalcenter_img Register Now » It looks like matchmaking app Tinder is having a great Valentine’s Day this year, all thanks to the Olympics. CEO Sean Rad told The Wall Street Journal that Tinder has seen a 400 percent increase in new users since the Winter Games began on Friday.  Related: Dating App Tinder Heads to ChinaThe service is available in 24 different languages, making it fairly ideal for Sochi’s high-density Olympic Village, which is currently playing host to athletes and coaches from 88 nations, and volunteers and spectators from all over the world. Tinder reports that 500 million profile ratings are made each day and some 600 million matches were made in 2013. The app takes information from Facebook to connect users with friends and proximity in common. If both people swipe to the right on their mobile devices, Tinder allows them to video chat.Related: 4 Hot Tech Startups to Watch in 2014While the company doesn’t have a way of knowing eaxctly what percentage of the new users are athletes, competitors like gold medal winner Jamie Anderson, a Team USA snowboarder and the trio of American skiers who swept the slopestyle competition, Joss Christensen, Gus Kenworthy and Nick Goepper, all owned up to using the app.Tinder was launched in 2012, and is owned by IAC/InterActiveCorp, the same company that also owns other online dating platforms like Match.com, OkCupid and the European MeeticGroup.Related: Mushy Marketing Ploy: Pizza Hut Joins OKCupidlast_img read more