Tag: Law And Order

MHA Approves Trial For Shock Batons For CAPF
MHA Approves Trial For Shock Batons For CAPF

According to the letter sent to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), these batons will be used as 'Self Defence and Deterrence' by the security personnel to handle unruly demonstrators.

  • Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Odisha govt serious about crime against women: CM Naveen

Bhubaneswar: Due to effective policing, the overall law & order and crime rate in Odisha has remained under control, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Odisha Assembly today in response to the adjournment motion moved by the Opposition citing rise in crime against women. Patnaik informed the house that heinous cases of crime against women […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Lawyers’ bandh hits normalcy in Puri

Puri: Vehicular traffic between Puri and other parts of the State came to a grinding halt while business establishments, schools, colleges and government offices remained shut today due to 12-hour bandh observed by Puri Bar Association. Up in arms over murder of advocate Laxmidhar Mohapatra, the fellow lawyers also halted several trains at the railway […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Two senior IPS officers promoted to ADG rank

Bhubaneswar: The state government today promoted two senior Odisha cadre IPS officers Lalit Das and Binayanand Jha to the rank of Additional Director General (ADG) rank. According to a Home department notification, Special Secretary, Home, Lalit Das has been promoted to the ADG rank. However, he will continue in his present posting. Besides, Binayanand Jha, […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Bharat Bandh: Odisha govt asks collectors to take stock of law and order

Bhubaneswar: Taking note of Bharat Bandh call given by several opposition parties including the Congress tomorrow to protest against the Centre’s demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes, the Odisha government today asked the district collectors to stay on alert to avert any untoward incident. “I am directed to say that it is […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Opposition slams White Paper on law and order

Bhubaneswar: While the White Paper prepared by the Home department, which was tabled in the Assembly on Tuesday, painted a rosy picture of the law and order situation in the state, opposition parties alleged that the assessment by the state government is far from the reality. Terming the White Paper misleading, Leader of Opposition Narasingha […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
White Paper: 6 riot cases a day a blip in Odisha's law & order front

Bhubaneswar: Even as the theme song of the White Paper on State’s Law and Order tabled in the State Assembly yesterday had been ‘All is well’, some red shoots were, however, to the fore that have big ramifications on law and order in Odisha. Odisha witnessed nearly six riots every day in 2018. While the […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
'Anarchy' In Puri: BJP Delegation Meets SP Akhileshwar Singh

Puri: Alleging that the law and order situation in Puri district has gone for a toss, a BJP delegation led by Puri MLA Jayant Sarangi and Brahmagiri MLA Lalitendu Bidyadhar Mohapatra has met the newly-appointed Superintendent of Police Akhileshwar Singh. The leaders reportedly expressed concerns over the law and order situation, especially in Satyabadi area […]

  • Wednesday, 14 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