Tag: Kunduli Gang Rape

Kunduli Gang Rape: SIT Submits Probe Report Before Orissa High Court 

Cuttack: The three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) constituted by the Orissa High Court to investigate Kunduli gang rape and suicide incidents, today submitted a probe report in connection with the case before the HC. The SIT comprising southern range DIG Satyabrata Bhoi, northern range DIG Himanshu Lal and south western range, Koraput, DIG Shefeen Ahmed […]

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Kunduli Gang Rape Case: ‘Not SIT, CBI Probe Can Deliver Justice’

Bhubaneswar: A day after Orissa High Court ordered for a court monitored probe by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the alleged Kunduli gang rape case, family members of the deceased minor girl on Tuesday asserted that a CBI probe can only deliver justice to them. “We thank Orissa High Court for hearing the matter. […]

Orissa HC Directs SIT Probe Into Kunduli Gang Rape Case

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has directed to constitute a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to launch probe into the 2017 gang rape and suicide of a minor girl in Kunduli area of Koraput district. Informing about the development, victim’s advocate Shreeji Bhavsar on Monday stated that the SIT will comprise three senior police officers of […]

Column: Police to Law: “Stop, BJD leader ahead”

By Sandeep Sahu The Smitarani Biswal case in Jajpur looks all set to go the way the Bebina, Itishree, Kanakalata, Madhabilata, Snehalata and the Kunduli cases have done before it: into a dead end. By now, it is abundantly clear to anyone who has followed developments in the case that Jajpur police has done everything […]

Kunduli Gang Rape & Suicide: Opposition Questions Inquiry Report

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Odisha government tabled the probe report of the Commission of Inquiry on Kunduli gang rape & suicide case, Opposition parties today raised questions over the report. It may be noted that the Orissa High Court on Friday directed the State government to complete the probe into the case and submit […]

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Kunduli Gang Rape & Suicide: HC Asks Odisha Govt To Complete Probe In 4 Weeks

Bhubaneswar: In a significant development in the Kunduli gang rape and suicide incident in Koraput, Orissa High Court Friday directed the State government to complete the probe and submit its report within four weeks. Hearing a petition filed by senior BJP leader Kharbela Swain, the top court of Odisha also suggested the State government to constitute […]

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani
Jignesh Mevani alleges BJP-BJD nexus over Rafale

Bhubaneswar: Gujarat Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani launched a scathing attack on the BJP-led Central government and the BJD-led Odisha government alleging that there is a secret nexus between both the parties. Targeting the ruling-BJD during a public meeting at Swadhinata Sangrami Ground in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday, Jignesh alleged that the Odisha government failed to provide […]

Naveen-led govt has made ‘corruption’ a policy, reiterates Dama Rout

Bhubaneswar:  Coming down heavily on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, expelled BJD leader Damodar Rout once again alleged that corruption has become a way of functioning of the state government here. “The CM has proved that he changes stance to bail his people out of dicey situations. When his ministers spoke about corruption, he termed such allegations […]

Kunduli Gang Rape Case: Family members of victim record statement before inquiry panel

Kunduli: Family members of the Kunduli victim who had allegedly committed suicide after being gang-raped by ‘four men in uniform,’ recorded their statement before the Commission of Inquiry today. The mother, brother and paternal aunt of the victim deposed before the Koraput District & Sessions Judge – cum – Commissioner Bidyut Kumar Mishra in the […]

Kunduli gang rape & suicide: Probe Commission begins hearing

Koraput: The Commission of Inquiry today started hearing in the Kunduli gang rape and suicide case. Inspector-In-Charge of Pottangi police station Deb Kumar Gamang and Inspector of Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC) Mamata Panigrahi today deposed before the Court of District and Sessions Judge in Jeypore of Koraput district in connection with the case. Earlier […]

Kunduli gang rape: Odisha Home Secy, DG appear before National Commission for SC

Bhubaneswar/ New Delhi: Senior officials of Odisha government including Home Secretary Asit Tripathy, DGP RP Sharma and Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra on Tuesday appeared before National Commission for Scheduled Castes at New Delhi in connection with the alleged gang rape and subsequent suicide of a minor girl at Kunduli in Koraput. The National Commission […]

Kunduli incident: HC directs Odisha govt to file response

Cuttack: While hearing a petition seeking probe by a central agency into the gang rape and subsequent suicide of the school girl in Kunduli of Koraput district, the Orissa High Court on Thursday directed the State government to file a response by May 10. The petition seeking a probe by CBI or NIA was filed […]

Kunduli gang rape & suicide: Probe commission visits family, crime spot

Koraput: The Commission of Inquiry probing into the Kunduli gang rape and suicide case today visited Musaguda village and questioned the family members of the victim. The three member team also visited the crime spot, where the minor girl had been allegedly gang raped by “four persons in uniform”. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, in February, […]

Kunduli gang rape & suicide: Koraput Collector, SP asked to depose

Koraput: The National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) today directed Koraput District Collector and Superintendent of Police to depose before it on April 24 in connection with the Kunduli gang rape and suicide case. Earlier in February, a three-member team of NCSC led by Yogendra Paswan had visited Odisha for probe into the case. The […]

Kunduli incident: Odisha Crime Branch presents stand on attack on media

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Crime Branch today released a press statement on allegations of deviating from the direction of the investigation into the gang rape and suicide of a minor girl of Kunduli and attempting to throttle and harass media for carrying out its duties. As per the press release from the Crime Branch authorities, three journalists […]