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Odisha: Absconding Dacoit Arrested After 37 Years
Odisha: Absconding Dacoit Arrested After 37 Years

Kendrapara: A man, who was on the run for nearly four decades after allegedly committing dacoity, has been finally arrested in the district. Acting on a tip-off, police nabbed the 56-year-old man from his residence in Palasudha village in Patkura police station area on Thursday night. He had recently returned home, a police official said. […]

Odisha: Bhubaneswar Medicine Store Owner Among 6 Held for Drugging, Looting Passengers

Bhubaneswar: Six members of a criminal gang which looted passengers at bus and train terminus in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack by spiking their drinks were rounded up by the Commisionerate police on Saturday. Incidentally, the arrested accused include the owner of a medicine store in Bhubaneswar who supplied the stupifying prescription drugs to the footsoldiers of […]

Musician Sumant Mohanty Murder Case: 5th Accused In Police Net After 13-years

Bhubaneswar: Close on the heels of arresting  the prime accused in the sensational 1999 Anjana Mishra Gang Rape case, the Commissionerate Police on Sunday claimed to have achieved another breakthrough by arresting one of the accused in the 2008 musician Sumant Mohanty murder case at Mancheswar area in Bhubaneswar. Addressing a press conference today, Twin […]

Two Held For Looting Gold Bar Worth Rs 36 Lakhs From Odisha Jeweller

Cuttack: Commissionerate Police on Sunday arrested two persons including a broker on the charges of looting a gold bar worth Rs 36 lakhs from a Balasore based jeweller in Cuttack city. The arrestees have been identified as Rajkishore Sahu and Jitendra Sahu of Jajpur district. As per reports, the accused duo had contacted the Balasore […]

Odisha: Absconding Dacoit Arrested After 37 Years
Odisha Police Executes 3988 Non-Bailable Warrants In A Week

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Police on Monday claimed to have executed as many as 3988 non-bailable warrants which were pending at various police stations across the State during a week-long special drive. As per an official release, all the 3988 persons were arrested following a special drive launched by Odisha Police between March 7 and 14. Senior […]

Spurt In Snatching Incidents: Commissionerate Police Plans New Strategy To Nab Robbers

Bhubaneswar: After gaining success in nabbing miscreants who remained elusive for years together in several sensational cases, the Commissionerate Police has now decided to focus on petty street crimes which have become a menace in Bhubaneswar. The Commissionerate Police has now issued a Whatsapp number-7077798111 to register complaints against street crimes and follow up the […]

Delhi Shocker: 2 Youths Chased & Killed In Road Rage Case
Delhi Shocker: 2 Youths Chased & Killed In Road Rage Case

New Delhi: Two men in their early 20s were stabbed to death after a horrifying chase by their assailants in a case of road rage in Outer Delhi’s PaschimVihar on Tuesday. The deceased RohitAgrawal, 23, and Ghanshyam, 20, were chased by two bike-borne assailants after a minor case of grazing or touching between the two […]

Not Chambal Or Ramgarh, Odisha New Hunting Ground for Dacoits: White Paper

Bhubaneswar: No more the ravines of Chambal (MP) or the badlands of Ramgarh in Uttar Pradesh have been the hunting grounds for dacoits. The scene of banditry has moved to states like Odisha and Maharashtra. For the last few years, both states have been reporting the most number of dacoity incidents in the country. While […]

Rape Case: Odisha Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Jail
Rape Case: Odisha Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Jail

Cuttack: A 25-year-old man was sentenced to 20 years of imprisonment on Thursday by a special court in Cuttack that convicted him of raping a girl. The special POCSO court also fined Rama Munda alias Rama Laguri Rs 10,000, besides directing him to provide a compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the survivor’s family. Judge […]