Tag: Cbi

CBI likely to probe Oscar chit fund scam
Five officials had attempted to enter HC judge's house: CBI in reply to Cuttack DCP

Cuttack: At least five officials of CBI including inspector PK Mishra had tried to enter the residence of Orissa High Court judge, Justice CR Das, informed Cuttack DCP Akhileswar Singh today. In pursuant to the information sought by the Police, the central probe agency had furnished the above details to the DCP. Based on the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
BJD MLA Prabhat Biswal’s bail plea rejected

Bhubaneswar: Bail plea of BJD’s Choudwar-Cuttack MLA Prabhat Biswal, who was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Seashore chit fund scam, was rejected by the Special CJM CBI court today. Biswal’s counsel Anup Senapati had sought bail in the court on health grounds. According to sources, CBI’s counsel argued […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
BJD MLA Prabhat Biswal admitted to Capital Hospital

Bhubaneswar: BJD’s Choudwar-Cuttack MLA Prabhat Biswal, who was arrested by CBI in connection with the Seashore chit fund scam, was admitted to Capital Hospital on Friday night after preliminary medical examination by Jharpara jail doctor. Though Biswal was on a 4-day CBI remand which was to end today, he was produced before the CBI court […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Trespassing into judge’s house: Orissa HC serves notice to CBI, State, Centre

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today issued showcause notices to the CBI, State government and the Centre in connection with the agency sleuths entering the house of sitting HC judge Justice CR Dash late on Tuesday night. Hearing a PIL filed in the HC, the court has asked all the involved parties to present the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Retd Orissa HC judge Quddusi, 5 others arrested by CBI

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Retired Orissa High Court judge Ishrat Masroor Quddusi and five others were arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) late last night in connection with a corruption case. Quddusi is named as an accused in an FIR filed over allegations of bribery to settle a medical college recognition case in the Supreme […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
BJP claims Prasanna Acharya has links with Green Ray International

Bhubaneswar: Launching an attack on BJD MP Prasanna Acharya, the State unit of BJP today demanded a CBI probe into Acharya’s alleged links with chit fund company Green Ray International. BJP legislator Pradip Purohit said during his tenure as the State’s health minister, Acharya showed undue favour to Green Ray and facilitated an agreement between […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Chit fund link: CBI grills arrested BJD MLA Pravat Biswal

Bhubaneswar: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday grilled BJD MLA Pravat Biswal, arrested on Tuesday in connection with his alleged links with chit fund firm Seashore Group, amidst protests by the ruling party activists in front of the probing agency’s state headquarters here. In order to prevent law and order situation, the twin […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
FIR against CBI for trying to enter Orissa HC judge’s house

Cuttack: The Cantonment Police today registered a case against the officials of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for trying to enter the residence of a sitting Orissa High Court judge in Cuttack late on Tuesday night. According to sources, the FIR was filed by Cantonment Police based on the statements of two home guards employed […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
CBI raids retired Orissa HC Judge IM Quddusi’s residence

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today raided the residence of retired Justice of Orissa High Court, IM Quddusi in New Delhi and his other occupied accommodations across the country after booking him for criminal conspiracy and corruption. The anti-corruption wing registered a case against Quddusi under section 120 B of IPC on […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Sec 144 clamped after BCJD activists scuffle with police

Bhubaneswar: Section 144 was clamped near the CBI office today after Biju Chhatra Janata Dal (BCJD) activists clashed with the police here alleging vested interest by political parties behind the arrest of party legislator Prabhat Biswal. Early in the morning, members of the BCJD activists took out a bike rally from Cuttack and reached CBI […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Defending Prabhat, BJD mounts attack on BJP

Bhubaneswar: The ruling Biju Jananta Dal (BJD) on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on BJP and accused it of misusing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for ‘political revenge.’ The statements of BJD came hours after the CBI arrested Choudwar-Cuttack MLA Prabhat Ranjan Biswal in connection with his involvement in the Seashore chit fund scam. […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Prabhat Biswal cries foul, says victim of political conspiracy

Bhubaneswar: Hours after his arrest in connection with Seashore chit fund scam, BJD’s Choudwar-Cuttack MLA, Prabhat Biswal termed CBI’s action as a ‘political conspiracy.’ Biswal, while coming out of the CBI court today evening cried foul and alleged injustice against him. Meanwhile, Biswal has been sent on 5-day CBI remand for further interrogation in connection […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Seashore scam: BJD MLA Prabhat Biswal arrested by CBI

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack: In a major embarrassment for Naveen Patnaik-led BJD, party MLA Prabhat Biswal from Cuttack-Choudwar was arrested by CBI on Monday night in connection with a fraudulent land deal with Seashore Group, official sources said. He was nabbed after a brief interrogation at CBI regional office here last night. “He went to the CBI office, […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Dera head sentence: Haryana CM asks people to maintain peace

Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar appealed to the people, especially the followers of Dera Sacha Sauda, to respect the court sentence against Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and help in maintaining peace in the state. Strict action would be taken against any person who attempts to disturb the law-and-order situation which was […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Dera chief verdict: Over 200 Haryana-bound trains cancelled

New Delhi: The railways on Friday cancelled over 200 Haryana-bound trains as security concerns mounted ahead of CBI court’s verdict in a case involving Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh with lakhs of his supporters gathering in Panchkula town. A Northern Railway official told IANS: “At least 201 trains heading to Haryana on Friday have […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021