The court directed to take up day-to-day investigation of the case and submit further investigation report as soon as possible avoiding further delay.
Taking cognizance of the inordinate delay in investigation, the court issued the show-cause notice and directed to furnish a status report on the progress of the probe by June 20.
The district police of Cuttack on Sunday transferred the IIC of Mahanga Police Station, Nihar Ranjan Mohanty, a day after his wife, a Vigilance inspector, was caught by the officials of her own department while taking bribe.
The Orissa High Court on Friday refused to grant bail to six accused in the high profile Mahanga double murder case.
The judicial magistrate first class (JMFC) court at Salipur has directed the inspector-in-charge (IIC) of Mahanga police station to complete the investigation into the sensational double murder case at the earliest.
The Union Minister came down heavily on the State government and questioned the police investigation and its outcome after one year of the brutal double –murder.
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Congress MP Saptagiri Ulaka raised concerns over alleged involvement of several ministers in criminal cases in the past and levelled allegations that Odisha government has shockingly turned a blind eye to all this.
Law and Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena attended Sarat Ustav at Erakana of Mahanga on Sunday evening when the incident took place.
Nihar Ranjan Mohanty, the IIC of Mahanga Police Station submitted the reinvestigation report of the sensational double murder case involving BJP leader Kulamani Baral and his associate, and CDR of the three accused in the JMFC court on Friday
The Court had earlier rejected a time petition filed by the police officer and issued the show cause notice under Section 171 of the Indian Evidence Act and 311 of CrPC.
ADJ, Salepur rejected the revision petition filed by police challenging the order of a Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) for fresh investigation into Mahanga double murder case
Coming down heavily on the ruling party, BJP state president Samir Mohanty said, “Despite being named in the FIR in the Mahanga double murder, the CM has given clean chit to Pratap Jena by allowing the Minister to share stage with him.”
Salepur JMFC court has rejected a time petition filed by Mahanga police station IIC Nihar Mohanty and issued a show cause notice to him under Section 171 of Indian Evidence Act and 311 of CrPC.
The Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) Court, Salepur, had earlier ordered the Mahanga police to file the reinvestigation status report and CDRs by November 25. The police then had pleaded for some more time to file so and the court had granted the time till November 29