Tag: Kunduli Gang Rape

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 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Press Club of India condemns Odisha Crime Branch's attempt to harass media

Bhubaneswar: The Press Club of India (PCI) has strongly criticized the attempt of the Odisha Crime Branch to harass journalists in the guise of investigation. A day after Crime Branch officials pressurised OTV representatives to reveal the source of a report in connection with the Kunduli gang rape and suicide case, PCI President Gautam Lahiri […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Kunduli incident: Is Crime Branch making veiled attack on media?

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Crime Branch which is yet to make any headway in the Kunduli gang rape and suicide incident seems to be deviating from its course of investigation and using pressure tactics on media by questioning and seeking information about its sources. On January 25, OTV telecasted a report of the State Forensic Science […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Five months on, family of Kunduli girl still awaits justice

Bhubaneswar: Though five months have passed since the alleged gang rape of the Kunduli girl and two months since her suicide, mystery still shrouds the whole incident. Even family members of the girl have lost their faith on the judicial probe ordered by the State government and have demanded that the case should be handed […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
BJD trying to cover-up Kunduli incident through Crime Branch: BJP

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has once again trained guns at the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) over alleged gang rape and subsequent suicide of a minor girl in Kunduli with the saffron party’s spokesperson Pitambar Acharya alleging that the ruling party is trying to cover-up the incident with the help of Crime Branch. Addressing […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Kunduli gang rape: No anomaly in SFSL report, says CFSL

Cuttack: At a time when the family members of the Kunduli girl are staging demonstration in New Delhi seeking a CBI probe, Odisha Crime Branch officials on Monday gave a clean chit to the report of the State Forensic Science Laboratory (SFSL). Addressing a press conference, Crime Branch SP RB Panigrahi today stated that examination […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Kunduli case: Congress to launch state-wide agitation from tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: Alleging sheer negligence in the investigation of Kunduli gang rape and suicide case, the Congress party is all set to corner Odisha government by launching a state-wide agitation in a phased manner from tomorrow. At a press meet in Bhubaneswar, Congress MLA and party’s Dalit cell chief Krushna Sagaria on Sunday informed that the […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Want free and fair probe into Kunduli incident: CM Naveen

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reiterated his government’s commitment for a free and fair probe into the Kunduli gang rape and suicide that has become a major controversy. “The government always wants free and fair probe because of which we had urged the Orissa High Court to monitor the probe by the special investigation […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Kunduli Row: Dharmendra lambasts CM for ordering SIT probe, questions impartiality

Bhubaneswar: A day after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ordered SIT probe into the gang rape and subsequent suicide of Kunduli victim, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today alleged that this is yet another attempt of the CM to cover up his own inefficiency. Briefing mediapersons, Pradhan questioned the significance of a SIT probe at a time […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021