Tag: Investigation

CM orders probe on harassment of girl in moving bus
CM orders probe on harassment of girl in moving bus

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has ordered a probe into the misbehaviour incident of a young girl in a moving bus. The bus in which the incident took place has been identified by the Commissionerate Police. A special team, including one lady officer, is probing the incident under the leadership of Cuttack DCP. Patnaik gave […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Charred body of woman sarpanch candidate found

Mohana: Police are investigating the death of a woman sarpanch candidate whose body was found inside Sagadia hill forest under Mohana block in Gajapati district this morning. Talking to media persons today, RN Barik, SDPO, R Udayagiri, said the deceased Mini Dalabehera of Baghamari village had filed her nominations as a sarpanch candidate of Baghamari […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Blanket laden truck seized, two detained

Umerkot: Police today seized a blanket laden truck and detained two persons including the driver for interrogation. Reports said the some BJP activists detained a truck carrying woollen blankets near Lalapara in Raighar block in Nabarangpur district and informed the police. Following information, a team of Raighar police rushed to the spot and seized the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Top CBI officials review progress in chit fund scam probe in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Three top officials of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday visited the office of central probe agency here to review the progress of multi-crore chit fund scams in the state. According to sources, Additional Director of CBI Rakesh Asthana, SIT new joint director Nabin Singh and Anti-Corruption Joint Direct AK Singh visited the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Cash worth Rs 40 lakh looted from BoB branch

Bargarh: Around Rs 40 lakh were looted from Bank of Baroda’s  Bhatli branch in Bargarh district late on Monday night. The incident came to the notice after the branch manager of the bank K Dhan came to the bank this morning and found the lockers broken and the cash missing. Following information, a team of […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Vigilance raids Motilal’s aide Happy

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths today carried out searches at seven places, including the official residence of Himansu Kar alias Happy, as part of its investigation into the fraud committed by Motilala Gouda, the former assistant director of Factories & Boilers who is presently lodged at Jharapada jail for his involvement in the fake gazette notification scam. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Probe on into impersonation in HSC exams in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Investigation is on to identify the fake examinees, who were found impersonating for real candidates in the ongoing annual High School Certificate (HSC) examinations at the Bheda Sahejaga High School in Basudevpur block in Bhadrak district today. Reports said media persons and some local guardians, after getting news about the incident, had waited near […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
China Probe
China probes online porn, fake news organizations

Beijing: Four teams of inspectors are undertaking a month-long investigation into online pornography and fake news organisations across 11 Chinese provincial-level regions, an official said on Monday. The probe, which will finish on May 26, aims to clean up “harmful” information online, targeting live-streaming, cloud service providers, mobile apps and websites circulating pornographic content, Xinhua […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Kunduli Gang Rape & Suicide: Probe Panel Questions Role of Victim's Family

Bhubaneswar: The probe report of the Commission of Inquiry on Kunduli gang rape & suicide case, which was tabled in the Odisha Assembly today by Minister of State for Home Department, Dibya Shankar Mishra, questioned the role of the victim’s family members and political parties, while terming the whole case a mystery that will require […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Junagarh Gang Rape: 9 Accused Including Minor Arrested

Bhawanipatna: In a major breakthrough in connection with the alleged gang rape of a girl inside Jaring forest in Kalahandi district, Junagarh Police today arrested nine persons including a minor involved in the incident, informed Kalahandi Superintendent of Police B Gangadhar. While six accused were arrested on charges of raping the girl, others have been […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Wildlife Crime Control Bureau Team In Odisha To Probe Pangolin Smuggling Cases

Cuttack: A team of Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) reached Odisha today to investigate pangolin smuggling cases & ascertain whether the racket has any international links, informed Athagarh DFO Sasmita Lenka. As per reports, around 10 persons have been arrested on charges of smuggling pangolins in Athagarh area in the last few days. After interrogation […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Berhampur RMCS Corruption: Deputy Registrar Of Cooperative Societies Terminates 6 Employees

Berhampur: In its first stern action against the multi-crore corruption in Berhampur Regional Marketing Coperative Society (BRMCS), the Deputy Registrar of Cooperative Societies (DRCS), Berhampur on Thursday ordered the termination of six employees, who were appointed without the approbation of the concerned authorities. The DRCS has also directed for an investigation into the financial irregularities […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Odisha Govt Lying On Separation Of Investigation, Law And Order Wings: Congress

Bhubaneswar: The Congress party of Odisha unit on Sunday alleged that Odisha government did not comply with the Supreme Court directive to separate the investigation and Law and Order wings to lessen burden on police. At a press meet, Congress spokesperson Nishikant Mishra alleged that the Odisha government had lied to the apex court that […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021