Tag: Crime In Odisha

Odisha Sees Spurt In Crimes, 11763 Rape Cases Filed In Last 4 Years   
Odisha Sees Spurt In Crimes, 11763 Rape Cases Filed In Last 4 Years   

Altogether 35,326 cases of violence against women were registered in 2021 including 3327 rapes, 5048 abductions and 93 human trafficking. 

  • Monday, 28 March 2022
Man kills younger brother over family dispute in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: A man died on spot after being hit on his head with a wooden lathi by his elder brother following an argument at Linehating near Station Road under Barbil police limits here late on Sunday night. The accused Bipin Thapa who confessed to the crime, has been arrested by the police. According to reports, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Uber driver attacked, looted by two miscreants in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Two unidentified miscreants attacked an Uber driver at Tapoban Chhak in Khandagiri area here and escaped with his car on the wee hours of Thursday. The driver identified as Ganesh Mahakud received critical injuries while trying to put up a fight and foil the robbery bid. He has been admitted to a private hospital […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Youth found dead in office, two including girlfriend detained

Bhubaneswar: Body of a young marine engineer was found inside office of a private company at Buddha Nagar in Bhubaneswar today. Two persons, including the youth’s girlfriend were detained by the Laxmisagar police in connection with the incident. The deceased has been identified as Baijayant Prasad Mohanty, a resident of Cuttack. “The detained duo – […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Couple found hanging inside rented house in Khurda

Khurda: A couple was found hanging inside a rented house at Samantarapur near Thengahat Chhak under Khurda Town police limits yesterday night. The deceased couple has been identified as Soumyakant and Suchismita Patnaik of Pathuripada in Banki area of Cuttack district. According to sources, Soumyakant was working in Thiruvalla Petrochemicals Company in Khurda and was […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
SHOCKING! Woman murders roommate in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A woman killed her roommate by slitting her throat following a quarrel in their house in Lane-5 of Gouri Nagar in Bhubaneswar early morning today. The deceased has been identified as Alakananda Das. The incident has sent shockwaves in the capital city as during an interrogation by Lingaraj police, the accused Anisha Mitra confessed […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
Chain snatchers throw open challenge to cops in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Anti-social activities like chain snatching have become a huge menace for the residents of the Capital city with a spurt in the number of such incidents recently posing a daunting challenge for the Commissionerate Police. On Tuesday, a teacher Smita Mishra of Patrapada area sustained critical injuries on her face and hands after she […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
ATM vandalised in Khurda, no confirmation of robbery

Khurda: A State Bank of India (SBI) ATM was vandalised by some unidentified miscreants at Baghamari bazaar chhak in Khurda district on Tuesday late night. According to reports, locals passing by the ATM spotted the broken kiosk cabin and damaged machine. Subsequently, they informed the police. Later, officials of Town Police station rushed to the […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
Anganwadi helper's minor daughter 'raped, hanged' in Odisha

Khurda: An anganwadi helper’s minor daughter was allegedly raped, murdered and hanged by a youth inside her house under Jatani Police limits of Khurda district on Monday. The anganwadi helper alleged that her daughter, a Class IX student was first raped and then murdered by one Gajananda Behera of Sardhapur village of the district. Behera […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Dreaded criminal injured during encounter with police in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: A notorious criminal suffered bullet injuries on his leg during an encounter with police near Tikhiri-Boudha office road under Marshaghai police limits in Kendrapara district early Monday morning. The criminal identified as Debiprasad Das alia Litu was initially admitted to Kendrapara District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) and later shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Man arrested for beating wife to death in Mayurbhanj

Baripada: Police on Friday arrested a man for allegedly beating his wife to death in his house at Chaturisahi village under Kaptipada police limits of Mayurbhanj district. As per reports, the incident happened on Thursday after a feud ensued between Hadia Khilar and his wife Suni. Police said Hadia attacked her with an wooden plank […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Youth roughed up for firing to extort money

Jagatsinghpur: A youth was hospitalised after being thrashed by locals for allegedly firing at another youth for extortion near Kania village under Balikuda police limits in the district late Wednesday night. However, no one was injured in the firing. As per reports, Sagar Mallick and Rakesh Das of Olabhar village along with two of their […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Woman stones husband to death in Mayurbhanj

Mayurbhanj: A regular family feud turned fatal in Mahulapankha village under Kaptipada police limits of the district after a man was stoned to death by his wife in their house on Tuesday. As per sources, deceased Tuna Besra had a heated argument with his wife Champa last evening. The quarrel soon took an ugly turn […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Man beats mother to death in Mayurbhanj, arrested

Mayurbhanj: Police today arrested a man for allegedly killing his mother at Dhalpur village under Jamda Police limits in Mayurbhanj district. The woman, Kunti Alada, was reportedly beaten to death with an wooden stick allegedly by her son Jerei following an argument over family issue, police said.Though the incident took place on Monday, the matter […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
'Police inefficiency' lands Odisha family in hospital

Nayagarh: It may sound harsh and seem as a sweeping statement, but unfortunately, a family of Kotagarh village in Nayagarh district of Odisha is allegedly paying the price of police inefficiency. On May 18, a robbery took place in one of the houses at Kotagarh village following which a complaint was lodged by the villagers […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021