Tag: Badambadi

Odisha: Bus stolen from Bhubaneswar traced in Berhampur; accused absconding

Bhubaneswar: A passenger bus which was stolen from Baramunda bus stand late on Saturday night here was traced in Berhampur on Sunday, police informed. Badabazar police in Berhampur today identified the vehicle and took custody of it. However, the looter is absconding the cops have launched a manhunt to nab the miscreant. The bus, ‘Das […]

Eviction drive undertaken by CMC in Badambadi area

Cuttack: An anti-encroachment drive was undertaken by the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) in Badambadi area of the city today. According to sources, two platoons of police force were deployed at the spot to avoid any kind of untoward incident. The drive was carried out following encroachment of government land by several shops and establishments in […]

Major Fire in garment showroom in Cuttack

Cuttack: A major fire broke out in a premier garment showroom located at Palamandap near Badambadi in Cuttack on Sunday. The incident occurred at around 11:40 am when a few customers first noticed the fire and later alerted the employees of the showroom. Sources said, the intensity of the fire was so high that it […]

Group clash in Cuttack: Violence takes ugly turn injuring police personnel

Cuttack: Tension prevailed in Rajabagicha area of Cuttack today after an altercation ensued between two neighbouring streets over idol immersion procession of Goddess Durga on October 1. Even police officials were injured in the incident. According to sources, residents of Sarvodayapur and Sweeper Colony indulged in a verbal altercation over an issue that transpired during […]

Bombs hurled in Cuttack, 6th case in two months

Cuttack: Bomb hurling incidents have terrorised the residents of silver city with another case reported from Badambadi in Cuttack on Tuesday. The incident occurred today when three unidentified bike-borne miscreants hurled bombs in front of a shop near Jayashree cinema hall under Badambadi police station limits and fled. On getting information, Badambadi police reached the […]

Fifth bombing incident in Cuttack within two months

Cuttack: Bomb hurling incidents continue unabated in Cuttack with the fifth such incident reported in the space of two months. On Tuesday, two bike-borne assailants hurled bombs near Jayashree cinema hall under Badambadi police station limits and fled the spot. Sources said there have been no reports of any casualties or any loss to property. […]

Youth injured in attack by miscreants in snatching bid

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack:  A man was critically injured after being shot at by two bike-borne miscreants while he resisted a chain snatching attempt on his wife by the miscreants. The incident took place at Sijua here when the couple was travelling in a car to their home at Aiginia area. The injured, identified as Biswaranjan Swain was […]

Bomb hurled at residence of CMC Deputy Mayor

Cuttack: Bike-borne miscreants today hurled bomb at the residence of Deputy Mayor of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) Ajay Barik, near Palamandap in Badambadi Colony in Cuttack. The glass of a car parked in front of Barik’s house was shattered in the bomb blast. However, no casualty was reported in the incident. It has been alleged […]

Water-logging at Badambadi bus stand
Water-logging at Badambadi concerns general public

Cuttack: Water-logged at Badambadi bus stand has been a matter of concern for Cuttack denizens and travellers since one month. The road to the bus stand is always submerged in knee deep water. “Badambadi is water-logged since many days for which people are finding it difficult to stand here and to commute. Passengers coming by […]

Cuttack girl slaps molester
A police force that neither ‘cares’ nor ‘dares’

By Sandeep Sahu A video going viral on social media since Sunday evening serves as a timely warning for existing and potential eve teasers in the Twin City and the state at large. The one minute and 39 second long video that shows a young girl first slapping an eve teaser and then hitting him […]

Cuttack girl slaps molester
Cuttack girl slaps molester in public

Cuttack: In a show of sheer courage, a girl from Cuttack city bravely confronted her molester and slapped him in front of the gathered public for touching her inappropriately. The incident which was captured in an onlooker’s cell phone occurred last evening at the busy Badambadi area of the city. The accused molester was slapped […]

Rs 3.33 lakh looted from businessman in Cuttack

Cuttack: In a daring daylight robbery, two unidentified bike-borne miscreants snatched a bag containing Rs 3.33 lakh in cash from a businessman on the busy streets of Badambadi here on Monday afternoon. According to sources, the incident took place when a person named Patakada of Angul area visited Badambadi branch of Axis bank to deposit […]

Locals detain cattle laden vehicles, stage road blockade

Cuttack: Vehicular movement on the busy streets of Badambadi in the city was disrupted for some time in the morning today as locals staged a road blockade after detaining two Tata Magic vehicles carrying 10 cattle meant for trafficking. According to sources, two Tata magic vehicles carrying 10 cattle were going through the Badambadi area […]