Tag: Jail Term

ORHDC scam: Tainted IAS officer Vinod Kumar gets 3-year jail term

Bhubaneswar: A Special Vigilance Court today convicted senior IAS officer and former director of Odisha Rural Housing Development Corporation (ORHDC), Vinod Kumar and sentenced him to 3 years in jail in connection with Rs 1.02 crore ORHDC scam. According to sources, Kumar along with six others have been charged of defrauding from ORHDC on the […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Six get 20-yr jail term each for gang raping woman in Rourkela

Rourkela: The Additional and District Sessions Judge Court today sentenced six persons to 20-year jail term each after convicting them of raping a woman on July 18, 2015. Judge Srinivas Pratihari pronounced the verdict after convicting them under Sec 376 (d), informed additional public prosecutor Ajay Kumar Pradhan. The court also directed the convicts to […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Pitamahal Dam gangrape case: 20 years jail term for 5 accused

Rourkela: The Rourkela Additional District and Sessions Judge Court today awarded a jail term of 20 years each to five persons after convicting them in a rape case that took place near Pitamahal Dam in November 2016. The court also ordered the five accused to pay a fine of Rs 20,000 each. Ajay Kumar Pradhan, […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Rayagada: Iranian woman awarded 1yr jail term in drowning case

Rayagada: Iranian citizen Nargis K. Asthari, who is the chief of Prison Foundation in Rayagada was sentenced to 1 year jail term and Rs 3 lakh fine by the SDJM court in connection with the drowning of a minor in November 2014. Notably, in November 2014, the officials of the foundation had gone for a […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Minor gang rape: Four sentenced to 20-year jail term

Berhampur:  The District Sessions Judge Court, Ganjam, today sentenced four accused to 20-year imprisonment in connection with the gang rape of a minor girl of Gosaninuagan in Berhampur in 2013. The four accused are Ghasi Swain, Chiku, Pinku and Arun. As per the case records, the four accused had gang raped the minor girl on […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Orissa High Court
'Wrongly Convicted' Man Acquitted By HC After Serving 20-Year Jail Term

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today acquitted a man of Kantapada area in Ganjam district who had been serving an imprisonment of 20 years after being wrongly convicted in a murder case. The High Court has asked for immediate release of the man, Sadhu Pradhan from the jail. The HC argued that since the judgement […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021