Tag: Commissionerate Police

Bhubaneswar Petrol Pump Blast: Family Searches For ‘Missing’ Ganjam Youth

Bhubaneswar: It is now harrowing times for the family of Simanchal Parida, a youth from Ganjam district, who has reportedly gone missing following yesterday’s massive explosion at a petrol pump in Bhubaneswar. The worried family members claimed that despite making several rounds at various hospitals in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, they are still to get any […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Loot Menace in Bhubaneswar: 5 Highway Robbers Arrested

Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, Commissionerate Police nabbed five suspected Highway-robbers allegedly involved in many loot incidents in the recent past. The news came at a time when the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar are grappling with a steep rise in robbery and snatching incidents. The five-member gang, whose modus operandi was to target […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Bhubaneswar Gang Rape Case: Probe Transferred To Crime Branch

Bhubaneswar: The probe into the gang rape allegations in the Capital city took a new turn today after the case, which was being investigated by the Commissionerate Police, was transferred to the Crime Branch. Even though a PIL has already been filed in the Orissa High Court seeking CBI or a SIT probe into the […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Bhubaneswar: Sweet Stall Owner Murder Case Solved, 5 Held, Business Rivalry Motive: Police

Bhubaneswar: At least five persons have so far been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a sweets stall owner in the Samantrapur locality of the city last week, senior officials of Commissionerate Police said on Friday. The police said that Sambhu Sahu, the sweet stall owner, had been brutally hacked to death on […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Man Booked For Walking His Dog In Premises Of Ancient Temple
Bhubaneswar: Man Booked For Walking His Dog In Premises Of Ancient Temple

Bhubaneswar: Careless handling of pet animal proved costly for a man in the State capital with the Commissionerate Police on Friday informing that it has booked him for walking his dog inside the premises of an ancient temple. A case has been registered against a local resident of Bhubaneswar named Tofan Samantray under the Odisha […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Core Team Constituted To Nab Gangster Hyder, Says Twin City Police Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: A massive operation has been launched by Commissionerate Police to trace gangster Hyder, who escaped from SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack on Saturday. The Commissionerate Police officials…

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Accused Taken On Remand
Bhubaneswar Sweet Stall Owner Murder Case: 2 More Accused Held

Bhubaneswar: Two more accused have been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a sweet stall owner in Samantrapur square of the state’s capital last week, Commissionerate Police informed on Monday. Earlier, Commissionerate Police had arrested 6 accused in connection with the case. According to the police, the accused will be interrogated whether they […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Bhubaneswar: Miscreants Snatch Wallet, Mobile From Woman In Rasulgarh

Bhubaneswar: The crime rate in the State capital continues in an upward trend with incidents of loots, snatchings and smuggling of contrabands becoming a regular affair in the city raising serious questions over the law and order situation. In yet another incident of snatching, two motorcycle-borne looters snatched wallet and mobile phone from a woman […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Bhubaneswar Sweet Stall Owner Murder
Bhubaneswar Sweet Stall Owner Murder: Supari Killers Made Rs 50,000 Deal, Says Police

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police on Monday said that the assassins, who executed the brutal murder of a sweet stall owner at Samantrapur square on October 4, were paid Rs 10,000 of a total contract killing amount (supari) of Rs 50,000 for the crime. Speaking to mediapersons in a press conference here, Commissioner of Police for […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Bhubaneswar Minor Girl Gang Rape Case: Crime Branch submits affidavit in Orissa HC

Bhubaneswar: The Crime Branch of Odisha Police on Monday submitted an affidavit in Orissa High Court in connection with the alleged gang rape of a minor girl in Bhubaneswar. Sources informed that the affidavit by Crime Branch mentioned that the case was taken over by the agency on October 6 and as per the court’s […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Accused Taken On Remand
Sweet Stall Owner Murder Case: Commissionerate Police Take Prime Accused On 2-Day Remand

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police on Tuesday took accused Rajkumar Behera on a 2-day remand in connection with the brutal murder of the sweet shop owner in Samantarapur area in Bhubaneswar. Rajkishore alias Raja had surrendered before the court of the Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) in Bhubaneswar on October 9. As per reports, Rajkishore had executed the […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Odisha: Accused In Foiled ATM Loot Bid 'Learnt Tricks From YouTube'

Cuttack: Timely action by Commissionerate Police foiled a robbery attempt at an ATM counter in Gandarpur area under Chauliaganj Police limits in the wee hours of today. Addressing a presser today, Cuttack DCP, Prateek Singh informed that the accused Sishir Debanath was working at a medicine store and has confessed. “The accused watched several videos […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Ensure Updation Of Security Systems Soon: Commissionerate Police To Banks In Twin City

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police on Friday held a discussion with the representatives of several banks and suggested them to adopt certain measures to prevent loots in banks and ATMs by miscreants in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. Briefing mediapersons, the Commissioner of Police, Sudhansu Sarangi informed that the police held discussion with around […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
'OTV Repeatedly Targeted For Highlighting Alleged Corruption'

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Television Network Limited (OTV) continues to get targeted, in what could arguably be called a malicious attempt to weaken & muzzle the voice of the State’s largest media house. The latest in the string of such deliberate attacks has raised serious concerns as the Keonjhar Police yesterday picked up a senior journalist of […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Raja Acharya arrested on extortion charges
Gangster Raja Acharya Arrested On Extortion Charges

Bhubaneswar: In a major development, the anti-extortion wing of the Commissionerate Police has arrested gangster Raja Acharya on charges of extortion. Raja was reportedly picked up by police and interrogated at the Capital Police Station this morning. This comes a day after the twin city police announced the formation of an anti-extortion task force under […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021