5 injured in a Motorbike-Rickshaw Collision at Chetak Circle

Five people, including an auto-rickshaw driver, were injured in a road mishap that took place today evening at Chetak Circle.

The accident took place when a motorcyclist coming from wrong-side of the road hit an auto-rickshaw full of passengers. The auto-rickshaw driver Sikander (in photo above) sustained head injuries while the passengers (all tourists from Ahmedabad) were also injured. [..]

Audi-Omni Crash at Chetak Circle

A Maruti Omni van coming from wrong side of the road collided with a speeding Audi car at Chetak Circle, opposite Shepherd Memorial Church, today afternoon. No fatalities have been reported in the mishap but both vehicles received damages on the front sides. [..]

IPS Officer Caught attacker Smashing the Taxi Driver

Displaying utmost keenness towards his duty and responsibility, the highest police officer of Udaipur, T. C. Damor (I. G. Range) caught hold of one of the assailants who was thrashing a taxi driver in the middle of the road, today afternoon. According to eye witnesses, I.G. was passing from Chetak Circle in his car, when he saw two youths literally dragged out a taxi driver from his taxi and started beating him with sticks. Damor stopped there, got out of his car and chased one of the assailants, before calling extra police force to control the situation. Meanwhile, one of the youth involved in the assault called his gang too, probably to demonstrate his strength, however, due to the presence of I.G. no one from the gang of youth dared to came forward to assist the attackers. I.G. Damor was accompanied with his guard. [..]

Accident at Chetak Circle, No casualties

An accident occurred at Chetak Circle today afternoon when a Manza car, while stationary at the traffic signal was hit by a car (XUV) coming from the Shiksha Bawan Choraha. There were no reported casualties or injuries.

As told to UT by Janendra Upadhyay, resident of Ashok Nagar, “I was returning from Chetak Circle to Ashok Nagar and waiting for the signal to open, when suddenly a Mahindra XUV hit my car from behind and in the mishap my car was damaged but nobody was injured.” [..]

Chetak Cinema is No More

Chetak Cinema, the movie theatre that screened cinema shows for decades in Udaipur is finally getting flattened, making it a history forever. The rear section of the building is already demolished and soon the front part will also be brought down.

Saifuddin Bhalamwala, the owner of Chetak Cinema has confirmed the demolition of the building, but what will come up on its place is still not decided. However, sources say that the location is favorable for a mall and Udaipur might see another mall on the stand of Chetak Cinema. [..]

Independance Day celebrations at Shepherd Memorial Church

A musical evening by New Heavens Entertainment was organized at Shepherd Memorial Church, Chetak Circle.  The evening was dedicated especially to Lt. Archit Verdia and Deputy Commandant Tarun Gupta, who sacrificed their lives for the country.

Bands including World Race (USA), Colours in Dreams and Trinity performed at the event, which started from 6.30PM and stretched till 9.30PM. [..]

Bomb Hoax in Bank puzzles Police

A bomb hoax in a local bank branch has put the Udaipur police and administration in a worrying situation today, on the eve of Independence Day. After nearly one and half hour of a fine search operation, the police has finally declared the information to be the work of some miscreants and anti-social elements.

According to the police, at 3:15 pm a phone call at Hathipol Police Station shocked constable Naru Lal when the caller said that a bomb placed in SBBJ bank’s Chetak branch will blast soon. The branch in question is located opposite Hathipol Police Station. [..]

Shepherd Memorial Held Annual Meeting, Plans for the Coming Year

The Annual general Meeting of Shepherd Memorial Church was held today morning in the Church premises at Chetak.

Parminas Mathew, Secretary, informed that “The financial expenditure and income of year 2010-11 was presented to members and also the budget for financial year 2012-13 was finalized”.

“Members were also elected for Pastor Committee including Aashih Massey, Samson Goodwin, Justin Martin, Johnson Joshua, Amit Hamison, Reema Williamson and Harvina Grace”. [..]

Two held with country made Pistols

Udaipur Police has arrested two people with illegal firearms, which were purchased today from different locations of the city. According to the initial investigations, the accused disclosed to having purchased these guns for selling them further.

Sahil Harijan, resident of Nada Khada and Shashikant Harijan resident of Nai village were caught carrying country made guns from two different locations around Chetak Circle in an operation carried out by two teams of Hathipol Police today. [..]