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40 Days After 'Murder', Odisha Woman’s Decomposed Body Exhumed

Sundergarh: Police on Tuesday exhumed the body of a woman, who was allegedly strangulated to death by her husband some 40 days back in Sundergarh district. The decomposed body of the deceased woman, Sambhari Munda was exhumed from the spot where she was buried by her husband Nepal Munda, who has been arrested by police. […]

Pregnant Woman 'Murdered' In Bhubaneswar, Husband Arrested

Bhubaneswar: A woman was allegedly killed by her husband at Kargil basti area in Bhubaneswar on Friday. Body of the deceased, Shakutala Majhi, has been recovered from her house by Commissionerate Police. As per reports, Shakuntala had married Muralidhar Behera of Kargil basti area under Airfield Police limits in the capital city in February. The […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Sambalpur Businessman Attacked For Not Paying Extortion Money

Sambalpur: A businessman sustained multiple injuries after being allegedly thrashed by miscreants for not paying extortion money. The injured businessman, Debasish Pati is now undergoing treatment in Burla hospital. As per reports, four miscreants stopped Pati while he was on his way to open his shop located inside a market complex at Cheruapada on July […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Puri Youth Kills Girlfriend, Buries Body

Puri: Police on Saturday exhumed the decomposed body of an 18-year-old girl who was allegedly murdered by her boyfriend in Brahmagiri area of Puri district. The body of the deceased was exhumed from near the bank of a pond at Srikarpur village in the presence of a magistrate and the accused, identified as Sujit Sahu, […]

Vigilance DSP Looted Of Gold Ornaments At Gunpoint In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: In yet another incident of loot during COVID-19 lockdown in Bhubaneswar, miscreants allegedly barged into the house of a lady DSP (Vigilance) and looted gold ornaments at gunpoint here on Sunday. As per reports, two bike-borne miscreants looted a gold chain and bangles from Vigilance DSP Tanuja Mohanty when she was busy in cleaning […]

Cuttack BJD Leader ‘Assaults’ Elderly Man

Cuttack: Cuttack Mahanagar BJD general secretary, Tapas Mohanty has been accused of thrashing an elderly man following a dispute over a drainage line. The incident has been reported from Bhubanpur Sahi under Jagatpur Police limits of Cuttack. As per allegations, Tapas Mohanty thrashed one Laxmidhar Panda and his family members on Sunday. Sources said Tapas […]

Dacoity Bid Foiled In Cuttack, 4 Tito Gang Members Nabbed
Dacoity Bid Foiled In Cuttack, 4 Tito Gang Members Nabbed

Cuttack: The Commissionerate Police foiled a dacoity bid at a petrol pump and arrested four persons in this connection from Chauliaganj area here. According to sources, the four accused were hatching a plan to loot a petrol pump on National Highway when the police conducted a raid and arrested them. The accused have been identified […]

Odisha Police Begins Probe Into 3 Bodies Found Hanging In Forest

Angul: Police on Thursday intensified probe into the death of three persons, including a minor girl whose bodies were found hanging in Chendipada forest yesterday. Out of the deceased, two have been identified as Sushant Majhi and Baru Behera of Palasbania village. While two bodies were found hanging from one tree, Police recovered the third […]

Two Criminal Gangs Busted In Bhubaneswar, 8 Arrested

Bhubaneswar: Under fire over spurt in petty crimes during COVID-19 lockdown, Commissionerate Police on Monday nabbed eight members of two criminal gangs which were active in Bhubaneswar. Over 70 stolen mobile phones, 23 laptops, nine motorcycles and two LED TVs have been recovered from the robbers. Addressing a presser, Bhubaneswar DCP Umashankar Dash today informed […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Retired Doctor Duped Of Lakhs Of Rupees By Girl In Talcher

Angul: Talcher Police arrested a girl from Cuttack for allegedly duping lakhs of rupees by posing as a finance company agent from a retired homoeopathy doctor in Angul district. The girl reportedly met the doctor Bijay Pradhan (a native of Parjang area in Dhenkanal district) who is staying in Angul with his brother, in an […]

Bike Theft Racket Busted
Bike Theft Racket Busted In Odisha, 5 Arrested

Kendrapara: The Odisha Police on Friday claimed to have busted a motorcycle theft racket with the arrest of five persons in Kendrapara district. Acting on a tip-off, the police personnel conducted search operations in Kendrapara town and seized 25 two-wheelers from their possession, a senior officer said. “The stolen motorcycles were sold to agents at […]

CT & GST Raids On Several Odisha Firms: Rs 1 Crore Penalty Collected!

Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, the Enforcement Squad of Odisha CT and GST Wing has collected a whopping Rs 1 crore as penalty from one fraudulent GST registrant of Raruan in Mayurbhanj district for holding unaccounted stock of goods. The registrants Minati Das Adhikari and her son Ritesh have been jointly running their business ranging […]

Woman’s Body Found Inside Temple Premises In Odisha, Murder Suspected

Berhampur: Tension prevailed at Haridapadar village under Aska block of Ganjam district after body of a 42-year-old woman was recovered from the premise of a temple in the area. The deceased has been identified as Ranjita Nayak. Ranjita was allegedly attacked by her brother-in-law when she was in the temple. She suffered severe injuries on […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1.30 Crore Seized In Odisha

Balasore: In what could be termed as one of the biggest drug hauls in recent times, the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch seized brown sugar worth Rs 1.30 crore from a peddler in Balasore district. A six-member team of the STF arrested the accused from the bus stand area in Balasore town […]

Honey-Trap: Gang That Robbed Contractor Busted

Bhubaneswar: Criminals are now on prowl in Bhubaneswar and are adopting new techniques to fleece people. One such criminal gang which used to loot cash and valuables from people by laying honey-traps has been busted by the Commissionerate Police. The gang mostly used to approach their targets with fake names and photographs of women and […]