Tag: Harassment

Korean YouTuber harassed in Mumbai
'Korean' woman YouTuber harassed on Mumbai street; video goes viral

A Twitter handle which shared the video claimed the woman was from South Korea and was livestreaming in suburban Khar area when the incident took place around 8 pm on Wednesday.

  • Thursday, 01 December 2022
International day for elimination of violence against women; 1 in 5 women killed every hour in 2021
International day for elimination of violence against women; 1 in 5 women killed every hour in 2021

According to a recent study, more than five women or girls were killed by intimate partners or other family members every hour in 2021.

  • Friday, 25 November 2022
Khurda Collector IAS Sudarshan Chakravarthy accused of mentally harassing his PA
Harassed and mentally tortured by Khurda Collector, alleges his PA

If anything happens to me or my family, the IAS officer will be responsible, says Hemant Bhoi, personal assistant of Khurda Collector K Sudarshan Chakravarthy.

  • Thursday, 24 November 2022
Mo Bus ride in Bhubaneswar
How safe is Mo Bus? Girl in Bhubaneswar had the creepiest experience of her life during a recent ride

A girl who was recently travelling in a Mo Bus in Bhubaneswar narrated about the creepiest encounters she has ever experienced during a bus ride.

  • Wednesday, 02 November 2022
Video of Odisha forest officer getting body massage from contractual workers goes viral
Video of Odisha forest officer getting body massage from contractual workers goes viral

They also alleged severe mental and physical harassment by the range officer.

  • Wednesday, 31 August 2022
Odisha Panchayat Polls: BJP Accuse Police Of Harassment During Campaigning In Dhenkanal
Odisha Panchayat Polls: BJP Accuse Police Of Harassment During Campaigning In Dhenkanal

Meanwhile, BJP leaders accused the police of bending rules for the ruling BJD party. “They (police) stopped us at different points from the beginning of the rally. No one can stop us from campaigning as it is our Constitutional right to reach people,” said State BJP President Sameer Mohanty.

  • Monday, 14 February 2022
Girl student levels harassment charges against Bhadrak Jailor

Bhadrak: An engineering girl student lodged a complaint at Bhadrak police station today alleging physical abuse and mental harassment against jailor of Bhadrak jail, Chinmaya Patra. As per the police complaint, the accused Patra lured the girl to physical relationship and later married her on false promises at Khiching temple in Mayurbhanj in 2017. After […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Dowry harassment case lodged against former Khurda MLA

Khurda: A dowry harassment case has been lodged against former Khurda MLA Jitu Mitra at the Town police station. Mitra’s daughter-in-law has reportedly lodged the complaint alleging that she was harassed for dowry. Names of Mitra’s wife, daughter and younger son are also mentioned in the complaint. Mitra’s eldest son, who had married the girl […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Shelter home inmates allege sexual harassment by owner, caretaker

Dhenkanal: Raising concerns on the safety of girl students at shelter homes, some inmates of a shelter home in Beltikiri village under Sadar police limits of Dhenkanal have accused the owner and caretaker of sexual harassing them. The inmates of Dream Centre Shelter Home have also alleged that the accused harassed young boys as well.”I […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Paddy farmers in Odisha allege harassment by rice millers

Sonepur/Malkangiri: Farmers in various districts of Odisha are facing a tough time in the paddy procurement process owing to a dispute over fair average quality (FAQ) norms with rice millers. According to sources, farmers in Sonepur are in distress over fair average quality (FAQ) norms even after a week of opening of the mandis. Farmers […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Italian tourist alleges harassment in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A woman tourist from Italy has lodged a complaint against a hotel’s staff in Odisha’s Puri alleging misbehaviour and harassment, police said on Thursday. As per reports, the tourist identified as Fiorella Bizzaro had booked a room for five days at Hotel Krishna Residency. She arrived at the hotel on Wednesday night and was […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Girl brings harassment charges against teacher

Kalahandi: The sacred teacher-student relationship has been scarred yet again  in Odisha with one more case of alleged harassment by a teacher coming to the fore. A girl student of Madanpur Rampur Panchayat College here on Saturday brought harassment charges against a Geography lecturer of the college. Meanwhile, the girl has lodged a complaint with […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Woman pushed into flesh trade by husband, reunites with parents after 7 years

Baripada: She had a love marriage at the young age of 17 but her dreams were shattered after being pushed into flesh trade by her husband. Seven years later, family members found her in a pitiable condition at Baripada Medical College in Mayurbhanj district. The woman is undergoing treatment at the medicine ward of Baripada […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Cuttack Man Alleges Harrasment By Wife
Cuttack Man Alleges Harassment By Wife, Her Boyfriend

A resident of Cuttack city has leveled serious allegations of infidelity against his wife while accusing her of torturing him with the help of her boyfriend.

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Harassment row: Rs 50L defamation suit filed against Haraprasad Das

Bhubaneswar: Adding more trouble for noted litterateur Haraprasad Das, teacher and writer Pallishree Patnaik has lodged a defamation case against the former for allegedly harassing her on social media. Patnaik filed the defamation suit at the Bhawanipatna SDJM court on Wednesday seeking Rs 50 lakh in damages. Her statement under Section 161 and 164 of […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021