Tag: Commissionerate Police

Man uses 'wife' to trap businessman; arrested for blackmailing with 'obscene video'

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police on Tuesday arrested a person for allegedly blackmailing a businessman after secretly recording his ‘intimate moments’ on camera. The accused identified as Ananta Moharana had allegedly used his second wife as a ‘bait’ to trap the businessman. Preliminary investigations revealed that Moharana’s second wife got close with the businessman after which the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Commissionerate Police takes hi-tech thief Sanjay Nishank on 4-day remand

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today took Sanjay Kumar Nishank, the BBA graduate arrested on charges of looting properties worth over Rs 60 lakhs in the past one and a half year, on a 4-day remand for interrogation. Nishank, a resident of Atri village under Khurda police limits, will be interrogated to find out his connection […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Congress Protest
Agitating student Congress activists clash with police

Bhubaneswar: Tension ran high near lower PMG after the students’ wing of Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee clashed with police during a demonstration over unemployment issue here on Monday. Trouble erupted after the student Congress activists were restricted by police from marching towards the State Secretariat. As a result a scuffle broke out between the agitators […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Commissionerate Police to bring hi-tech thief on remand

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police is contemplating to bring Sanjay Kumar Nishank, who was recently arrested for his involvement in a series of burglaries in Bhubaneswar, on remand to ascertain his involvement in other crimes. Stolen property to the tune of nearly Rs 60 lakh including gold and silver ornaments were recovered from his possession. Sources […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Sex racket busted in Odisha
Sex dens on rise in Odisha; 5 girls, 7 youths nabbed from Sambalpur

Sambalpur: At a time when crimes against women and minor girls are on the rise in Odisha, multiple sex rackets are also being busted in different parts of the State. In yet another sensational incident, police busted a sex racket running from a rented house in Shakti Nagar under Ainthapalli police limits in Sambalpur on […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
BBA graduate who amassed Rs 60 lakh through robberies in Bhubaneswar arrested

Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, the Commissionerate Police on Thursday arrested a notorious thief, who is a graduate in Bachelor in Business Administration, and seized cash and other items worth lakhs from his possession. It is believed that the accused had looted properties worth over Rs 60 lakh in the past one and a half […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Sex Racket in Bhubaneswar Spa
Sex Racket busted In Bhubaneswar Spa; Five Arrested

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police Wednesday raided a Spa under Kharabela Nagar police limits of Bhubaneswar and arrested five persons for their alleged involvement in a sex racket. Besides, three women engaged in the flesh trade were also rescued by police from the Spa. Acting on a tip-off, the Quick Action Team (QAT) of Commissionerate Police […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
fake currency racket busted
Commissionerate Police busts fake note factory in Berhampur

Berhampur: The Commissionerate Police Sunday busted a fake currency note factory at Berhampur and arrested five persons including two masterminds in connection with the incident. The arrested were identified as masterminds Rameshwar Maharana (43) and K Ramesh (53) of Berhampur and their associates Pranam Bhoi (19), Dilip Bhoi (23) and Sarat Sahu of Khurda district. […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
D-brothers link: 2 criminals held for terrorising witness in murder case

Cuttack: Chauliaganj police on Friday arrested two more accused on the charges issuing threats to several key witnesses in sensational Dipu alias Manoj Mallick murder case which earlier led to the arrest of gangster brothers–Sushil and Sushant Dhalasamant. The accused have been identified as Samir Das and Rajesh Barik. Senior police officials informed that seven […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Medical admission fraud: Man held for duping Rs 30 lakh

Bhubaneswar: While the admission process at various private and government medical colleges across the State kicked off today, the Commissionerate Police arrested a middleman on charges of defrauding people of Rs 30 lakh on pretext of facilitating admission into MBBS course. The arrested person, identified as Sunil Samantray was held for reportedly cheating aspirants of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
618 NBWs executed within 7 days by Commissionerate Police

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police disposed of a whopping 618 non-bailable warrants issued against several criminals within seven days in the twin city of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. Sources said the special drive was launched from June 17 to June 24 while 72 habitual offenders and criminals were also booked under 110 CrPC. Keeping in view the success, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Commissionerate police mulling mobile app to 'Dial 100'

Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the upcoming men’s Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar, Commissionerate Police is contemplating a massive makeover and upgradation of its police control room. Police Commissioner YB Khurania informed that a number of measures for security and traffic management are being planned along with several new additions to the Dial 100 facility. Already […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Nigerian tourist asked to leave India by June 16

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate police on Wednesday directed Nigerian tourist Godnes Thomson, whose visa and passport had become invalid for over six months, to leave India at the earliest. The Nigerian was earlier detained after cops suspected foul play when he had lodged a complaint with Kharavel Nagar police station about loss of his passport. Bhubaneswar DCP […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Sushant Dhalasamant made accused in 2009 double murder case

Cuttack: In fresh trouble for gangster brothers Sushant and Sushil Dhalasamant (D-brothers), the SJDM Court today accepted Commissionerate Police’s plea to make Sushant accused in the 2009 double murder at Nayabazar area. As per sources, two contractors-Lichua alias Kameswar Sethy (38) and his relative Titua alias Anirudha Sethy (40) of Chauliaganj area were shot dead […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
2 minor girls raped in Odisha, 3 including 60-year-old detained

Bhubaneswar: There seems to be no end to the incidents of sexual abuse of minor girls despite extensive awareness campaigns as two more minor girl rape cases were reported in Odisha today. While 12-year-old girl was allegedly subjected to torture and rape multiple times by an elderly man in Bhubaneswar, another minor girl was raped […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021