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Duplicate lubricant manufacturing unit busted

Bhubaneswar: In yet another crackdown on racketeers, Commissionerate Police busted a duplicate lubricant manufacturing unit at Mancheswar on Sunday. The quick action team of Commissionerate police conducted a raid at the factory and seized logo, labels of several reputed engine oil brands. According to sources, the prime accused Babaji Sahoo has also been arrested in […]

Traffic cops to wear body cameras in Twin City

Bhubaneswar: Traffic violators beware! Commissionerate police on Saturday introduced body and dashboard cameras for traffic personnel in the twin city of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. The move is aimed at maintaining transparency and at the same time putting a check on unpleasant incidents involving traffic personnel and public at various traffic junctions. Official sources said, nearly […]

Demonstrators to be fined for property damage during strike

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) announced taxes for demonstrators, the Commissionerate Police on Thursday said agitators would have to pay fine if any damage caused to government or private property during their strike with effective from January 1, 2018. In a notification, the Twin City police said any organization or person […]

DAV student suicide: Statement of parents recorded

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today recorded the statements of the parents of DAV School of Business Management (DSBM) student Tanya Banerjee, who allegedly committed suicide in the college hostel recently. The statement of Tanya’s mother was recorded at the Capital Police Station today. Her mother alleged that physical and mental torture inflicted by a few […]

Post mortem reveals DAV girl died of suffocation after hanging herself: DCP

Bhubaneswar: The post mortem report confirmed that Tanya Banerjee, a girl student of the DAV School of Business Management (DSBM) died of ‘suffocation due to hanging’, DCP Satyabrat Bhoi said here on Tuesday. Tanya’s body was found hanging inside the hostel of DSBM in Bhubaneswar on November 28. Tanya’s family had alleged that the incident […]

Cops bust sex racket in Bhubaneswar run by UP woman

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate police on Friday busted a sex racket in Bhubaneswar that was being operated by a woman from Uttar Pradesh. According to reports, the 35-year-old woman used to run a brothel at Metro Satellite City under Balianta police limits on the outskirts of the Smart city. A youth was detained by a special team […]

3 aides of D-Brothers held, arms seized

Cuttack: Commissionerate police arrested three criminals including Lalan Gupta, one of the close aides of gangsters-Sushil and Sushant Dhal Samant on Sunday. A country made double barrel fire arm and two rounds of live ammunition have been recovered from his possession. The breakthrough came for police after a special team intercepted Lalan, who was traveling […]

Major robbery racket busted in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: In a major success for the Commissionerate Police, five most wanted dacoits were nabbed during a loot bid in the Capital City Friday night. However, one of the members managed to give a slip to the police and fled. According to sources, the gang was planning a heist near Kalinga Nagar in Bhubaneswar last […]

Mayurbhanj BJP leader held in land fraud case

Cuttack: The Commissionerate Police on Sunday arrested BJP’s Mayurbhanj district president Krushna Chandra Mohapatra for allegedly defrauding a realtor of more than Rs 1 crore. Acting as per court’s directive, police nabbed Mohapatra from CDA area in Cuttack. Earlier, Mohapatra was suspended from the saffron party two days back. The Infocity Police had registered a […]

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Hookah bar raid
CP raids Hookah bars in capital city

Bhubaneswar: In a drive to curb tobacco menace among the youths of the Capital City, Commissionerate Police on Sunday conducted raids on several Hookah bars at Saheed Nagar, Chandrasekharpur and Infocity area in Bhubaneswar under violation of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA), 2003. Acting on a tip-off, police launched a citywide raid on […]

Sex racket busted in Nayapalli; 4 arrested

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today raided a massage parlour in Nayapalli area of Bhubaneswar and arrested four persons for their alleged involvement in a sex racket. Besides, four women were rescued by police from the parlour. Sources said that owner of the parlour is a government employee and was running the sex racket in the […]

Know the prices of tickets for India- Sri Lanka T20 match at Barabati stadium

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Saturday fixed the prices of tickets for the upcoming first T20 international match of the Paytm Series between India- Sri Lanka to be played at Barabati stadium in Cuttack on December 20. A spectator has to pay Rs 600 for gallery no 1 and 3, Rs 500 for gallery […]

Environment watchdog for cracker ban in Bhubaneswar during Diwali
Environment watchdog for cracker ban in Bhubaneswar during Diwali

Bhubaneswar: After Supreme Court’s ban on crackers in Delhi, the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) is also in support of a similar stricture citing concerns over rising air pollution in Bhubaneswar in the last couple of years during Diwali. “The air pollution level between 5 pm and mid-night in Bhubaneswar generally goes up due […]

Engineering student kidnapping case: Prime accused nabbed
Engineering student kidnapping case: Prime accused nabbed

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police on Saturday arrested Debasish Mukherjee believed to be the mastermind in the kidnapping of a B.Tech student from Jagamara in Bhubaneswar on October 2. Earlier, six persons including two students were arrested in connection with the kidnapping of engineering student Anuj Jha for a ransom of Rs 10 lakh. According to reports, […]

Commissionerate Police issues safety guidelines for Diwali

Bhubaneswar: To avoid accidental mishaps and make the festival of lights-‘Diwali’ safe for all, Commissionerate Police on Monday issued safety directives for the upcoming festival. The advisory stated various instructions to ensure safety during lighting lamps and burning crackers and fireworks. The advisory stated that the purchase of fireworks should be done from a licensed […]

6 held in Bhubaneswar for kidnapping engineering student
6 held in Bhubaneswar for kidnapping engineering student

Bhubaneswar: Six persons including two engineering students have been arrested by the Commissionerate Police today on charges of kidnapping a student of a city-based private engineering college. The accused, who were in a car, abducted engineering student Anuj Jha from Jagamara area in Khandagiri yesterday. However, they were nabbed by a team of the Commissionerate […]

Group clash in Cuttack: 25 more arrested
Group clash in Cuttack: 25 more arrested

Cuttack: The Commissionerate Police today arrested 25 more people including 13 women for their alleged involvement in a group clash in Cuttack which left four, including two cops, injured. After today’s arrest, in total 52 persons have been held in connection with the disturbance. Two groups of Sarvodayapur and Sweeper Colony yesterday fought a pitched […]

Busted gambling den in Odisha linked to Maharastra: Police
Busted gambling den in Odisha linked to Maharastra: Police

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police which intensified probe into a major gambling racket that was busted at Ganganagar in Bhubaneswar yesterday has traced links to Maharashtra. Though 11 persons were arrested, senior officials claimed that the racket was being operated by persons based in Maharashtra. “Acting on tip off, we had conducted raid and found that […]

Kanan Vihar murder: Police arrests one, interrogation on
Kanan Vihar murder: Police arrests one, interrogation on

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police today arrested a person on charges of murdering a woman here in Kanan Vihar under Chandrasekhar police limits on September 25. The accused, Pradyumna Parida was arrested today in the Capital city and is being interrogated, police sources said. However, the exact cause of the murder has not been ascertained yet. The […]

Motorcycle lifting gang busted in Cuttack
Motorcycle lifting gang busted in Cuttack

Cuttack: Commissionerate Police on Thursday busted an inter-district motorcycle lifting gang that was operating in the twin city of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar for the last couple of years. Senior officials claimed that members of the gang are mostly teenagers in the age group of 18 to 20 years. So far two members of the gang […]