It's official. Once Rahul Gandhi's close confidante and Congress strongman from south Odisha, and also party's tribal face, has finally call it quits after over two decade long association with the grand old party.
Even as the key accused has made an extra-judicial confession, bumpy roads ahead for Odisha police. For securing maximum punishment in a section 302 case, independent evidence proving cruel motive will be the clincher
Even though the exact reasons what triggered the collapse of the temple roof is unknown, it is believed that the old structure which was already in a dilapidated condition might have collapsed accidentally.
As per reports, Rs 75 lakh in cash and over 8 kg gold ornaments, whose value is estimated to be over some crores, were seized from the house of the peddler Rajani Kant Pattnaik of Kojapalli Badadanda Sahi under Khallikote police limits.
ABHYAS has been designed and developed by DRDO’s Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE), Bengaluru.
With the Modi government giving an extra push to digital transactions post the demonetisation, the Naveen Patnaik government has made digital transactions its core policy. The BMC's cashless drive in vending zones is being seen as State's measure to push online transactions.
In the aftermath of the high-profile Manish Anurag murder case, the Police on Friday shunted out the IIC of Tamando Police station, Pramod Pattanayak, on charges of dereliction of duty for letting an illegal dance bar remain operational in his jurisdictional area since September.
A team of forest officials then prepared a blueprint and laid four cages in the area with goats as the bait. Though the officials were waiting for several days to see the carnivore trapped, their mission was successful on Thursday night when the leopard finally walked into the bait laid to trap.
The BJP had staged the protest against the 'illegal' arrest of three of their party activities by police from the Ratapat area. The protestors alleged that local police is targeting the party activists at the behest of BJD MLA Debi Prasad Mishra.
The effects of the tempest are discernible on the streets across the State today.
What looks surprising here is, instead of going for medical treatment, people of the village prefer sorcerers and local quacks for treatment.
"We will keep the ballot boxes in the strong rooms at block level," said State Election Commissioner Padhy.
As per reports, the BJD workers had assaulted two activists of JMM and BJP for attempting to show black flags to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik near the helipad when they were chased and attacked by the ruling party workers. who had come to welcome their party president.
Meanwhile, if the recovered mobile phone from Radhe's house is found to be of Mamita, which Gobinda claimed to have buried in the pit with her body, it could be a vital input and help the police investigation.
"At present, very limited space is left on the beach for mass nesting. The sea is destroying the site,"
“I was taking her to marry her and I was unaware that she was a minor. We were going to Kerala. We were in love relationship since the last six months,” said Syed who is married twice and has three children.
Cuttack Excise Department and Balasore police conducted a joint raid at Bidyadharpur village under Basta block in the district and seized two kg of brown sugar worth around Rs 2 crore
Though the exact reason behind the death of the unidentified youth is yet to be ascertained, police said post-mortem reports will reveal the cause of the death.
Sahu reportedly gave the demonstration at the crime spot, from where the body of Mamita Meher was exhumed on October 19, for around 10-15 minutes.
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The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) is making all efforts to make Cuttack one of the IPL venues, said its Secretary Sanjay Behera on Thursday.
Gobinda Sahu, who comes from a modest background, became an education czar of the locality in just a few years time. Here is the powerful story of Gobinda Sahu - the killer of lady teacher Mamita Meher
State Election Commissioner (SEC) Aditya Prasad Padhi today reviewed the preparedness for the upcoming panchayat elections with the District Collectors through video conferencing.
While Gobinda Sahu, the prime accused in the Mamita Meher murder case, is singing like a parrot and spilling the beans of the murder mystery, the big missing link, the mobile phone of Mamita, is yet to be traced out by the Police.
The Bolangir Police on Thursday made a second arrest in the sensational Mamita Muder case.