Tag: Cash

Seized cash
Rs 20 cr seized from residence of Partha Chatterjee's close aide

The ED has also released a statement to a section of the media claiming that it was conducting search operations at various places in connection with the teachers' recruitment scam during which huge amount of cash was seized.

  • Friday, 22 July 2022
Cook who decamped with 1 kg gold from Berhampur arrested in Rajasthan 

Berhampur: A cook accused of stealing more than 1 kg gold and Rs 10 lakh cash from Berhampur was arrested by Odisha Police in Rajasthan today. The accused has been identified as Shravan who was working for a gold trader Jitendra Singh in Patra Sahi area under Bada Bazaar police limits of Ganjam district. According […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Fake currency racket busted in Kalahandi; 2 arrested

Kalahandi: In another breakthrough, police busted a fake currency note racket in Dharmagarh of Kalahandi district on Friday. While two persons have been arrested in the case, fake notes worth Rs 17,000 were seized from their possession, sources said. The two arrested persons- Rajendra Bhoi and Kulmani Naik, have been identified to be the residents […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Police bust dacoit gang in Koraput; 9 arrested

Koraput : A joint police team from Koraput and Jeypore has successfully busted a notorious dacoit gang and arrested nine of its members yesterday. Police have seized cash worth Rs 25,000, sharp weapons, mobile phone and three bikes from the possession of the robbers. “Acting on a tip-off, a team of cops from Jeypore Sadar […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Mudslinging between BJD, BJP continues over Bargarh cash seizure

Bhubaneswar: War of words between BJP and BJD is continuing unabated over the seizure of Rs 40.50 lakh in Bargarh with senior leaders of both the parties accusing each other of trying to lure voters with money power ahead of the bypoll to Bijepur Assembly constituency. “I dare Bargarh SP to hand over the case […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Rs 40.5 lakh cash seized while being transported to bypoll-bound Bijepur

Bargarh: Cash worth Rs 40.5 lakh were seized from a car near Mahulapali square in Bargarh district this evening. Sources suspect that the money was being moved for use in the upcoming Bijepur by-election. Padampur police seized the cash which were in bundles of Rs 2000 & Rs 500 denominations. The vehicle has also been […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Naveen Patnaik
Odisha opposes DBT compliant system for pension disbursement

Bhubaneswar: Opposing Centre’s move to introduce Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) compliant system for disbursement of pensions under National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) scheme, the Odisha government on Thursday urged the Centre not to impose the bank payment system in the interest of vulnerable beneficiaries. In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Naveen […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Rs 30 lakh seized at Manguli toll gate, IT sleuths start probe

Cuttack/Bhubaneswar: The Income Tax officials are interrogating two traders and their car driver, who were caught carrying Rs 30 lakh cash in Rs 2,000, Rs 100 currency notes at Manguli toll gate near Tangi in Cuttack yesterday. “Tangi police informed us that they intercepted a car carrying some money. I and two of our tax […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Miscreants loot Rs 4 lakh cash from pvt company staff

Angul: In a broad daylight heist, two miscreants looted cash worth Rs 4 lakh from a private company employee near the State Bank of India (SBI) building in Gandhi Marg area after attacking him with a sharp weapon. The seriously injured employee was rushed to the district headquarters hospital. Talking to OTV, the victim, Mohan […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Cash worth Rs 40 lakh looted from BoB branch

Bargarh: Around Rs 40 lakh were looted from Bank of Baroda’s  Bhatli branch in Bargarh district late on Monday night. The incident came to the notice after the branch manager of the bank K Dhan came to the bank this morning and found the lockers broken and the cash missing. Following information, a team of […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Railway staff held for gun running

Rourkela: Steel City police today arrested a Railway staff on the charge of gun running. The arrested man has been identified as Santosh Singh alias Santu Singh. Briefing media persons here, Ramesh Panigrahi, DSP, said as per preliminary investigation, Santu was involved in gun peddling for a long time and used to sell country-made guns, […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Filling station staff shot at; Rs 8 lakh cash looted

Dhenkanal: Two unidentified miscreants fired at an employee of a petrol pump near Balaramprasad village on National Highway-55 and looted Rs 8 lakh cash from him this morning. Reports said Pratap Prusty, an employee of Nilamadhab Filling Station at Gudiakateni, was going on a bike to the State Bank of India (SBI)’s branch at Hindol […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Jet Airways
Jet loan restructuring to be under Sashakt scheme, says SBI chief

New Delhi: Lenders of the cash strapped Jet Airways will restructure loans given to the airline under the ‘Sashakt’ scheme, State Bank of India (SBI) Chairman Rajnish Kumar said on Friday. Speaking at a concall after the third quarter earning results on Friday, Kumar said the debt recast proposal would go to the screening panel […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Cash, gold ornaments looted from two shops in Ganjam

Berhampur: Miscreants looted around Rs 50,000 in cash and gold ornaments from two shops in Ganjam district, police said today. The incident happened yesterday night at Ganjam district s Kabisurya Nagara police station limit, about 60 km from here. Hadu Pradhan (70) and his wife Ramulu were sleeping when masked dacoits entered their furniture shop. […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Jewellery, cash worth lakhs of rupees looted from two temples

Bhadrak: Incidents of loot at temples continue to rise across Odisha leading to public resentment. Unidentified miscreants decamped with ornaments and valuables worth lakhs of rupees from two temples at different places in the State on Monday night. In Bhadrak, some anti-socials barged into the Chandbali NAC Durga temple after breaking open the gate of […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
Allahabad Bank narrows losses to Rs 732.81 crore in Quarter 3

Kolkata: State-run Allahabad Bank on Wednesday announced a net loss of Rs 732.81 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2018, narrowing the net loss of Rs 1,263.79 crore reported for year ago period. The lender, which is under the prompt corrective action (PCA) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), had reported a net […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Allahabad Bank narrows losses to Rs 732.81 crore in Quarter 3

Kolkata: State-run Allahabad Bank on Wednesday announced a net loss of Rs 732.81 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2018, narrowing the net loss of Rs 1,263.79 crore reported for year ago period. The lender, which is under the prompt corrective action (PCA) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), had reported a net […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Cash, liquor seizures in Odisha before polls raise serious concern

Rourkela/Kalahandi/Bhubaneswar: With multiple incidents of cash and liquor seizures reported in Odisha just before the elections, concerns are being raised over free and fair conduct of polls across the State. A special flying squad for elections on Wednesday recovered cash worth Rs 27.49 lakh during inspection of vehicles at Mahapani chhak in Bisra area of […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Money, musclemen & liquor mar polls; Odisha 18th in country

Bhubaneswar: What could be termed as a big blot on our democracy, political parties in Odisha have made the 2019 polls not only bloodier, but pumped in large scale black money and liquor to influence voting behaviour or say mobilised all the vices only to buy out votes in the State. Sample the contrast. Odisha […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Robbers flee with cash, valuables from house in 2 hours in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Robbers decamped with cash, gold ornaments and other valuables from a house at in Beramunda area on Monday. The thieves made away with the valuables when the owner was not present in the house. According to reports, Alok Jena had moved out of his house at around 11:30 AM and to his surprise found […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Cash deeply embedded in payment systems in India, says RBI

New Delhi: Despite a large growth in digital payments after demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in 2016, cash is “deeply embedded” in the payment system in India, according to a new report from the Reserve Bank of India. At 11.59 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) India had a high cash […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Rs 4.85L looted from bizman's manager in Bolangir

Bolangir: Two unidentified bike-borne miscreants allegedly looted Rs 4.85 lakh cash from the manager of a businessman in Kantabanji town of the district on Thursday. According to reports, the incident took place in broad daylight when one Sunil Sharma, manager of local businessman Kishor Kumar Aggarwal, was heading towards the latter’s residence on his scooty […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
OTV Impact: Help Pours In For Odisha Minor Girl Working As Labourer

Koraput: A day after OTV highlighted the plight of a minor girl struggling under acute poverty with her family in Koraput, the district administration today extended help to the 17-year-old Laxmi Nayak, who works as labourer to take care of three younger siblings. As per reports, Borigumma Block Development Officer (BDO) and Tehsildar visited Laxmi’s […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Miscreants Loot Gold Jewellery, Cash In Khordha

Bhubaneswar: Armed miscreants looted around 100 gram of gold jewellery and Rs 25,000 cash from a house in Haladipada village in Khordha district on Tuesday night. According to reports, the burglars broke the grill to gain entry into the house around midnight and decamped with the gold and cash. Based on the complaint registered at […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021