A report released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) last month, reveals that in Odisha crimes against women in 2020 rose nearly 10% over the previous year, one of the biggest spurts in the whole country.
Police said Muniraju's sister, a mother of two, was living with her family in Malur. Bhaskar had developed a relationship with her and it led to clashes between the couple.
"In 2014's brutal quadruple murder case that took place in Nayagarh's Shastri Nagar in Chandpur area, the convicted had robbed a house and killed four members of a family."
Targetting the Odisha government over inaction, OPCC Working President Pradeep Majhi on Tuesday alleged that the death of six students at a prawn factory in Guntur was actually a murder
In a bizarre incident, a youth was reportedly murdered by his friends for a Hanuman coin in Deogarh. On Tuesday, the Deogarh police arrested four accused - Bishnu Kishan, Surendra Majhi, Ratani Kishan and Pradeep Majhi - in connection with the murder.
Jamira Singh beheaded the woman with an axe and threw the body at a place near the village on July 9, police said.
Body of the migrant labourer reached his village in Balasore district three days ago even as he died on last Wednesday in Tamil Nadu
In a shocking incident, a woman allegedly jumped into a well with her two kids. While the woman survived, the two children died in the incident. The incident was reported from Raikia under Baliguda of Kandhamal district on Saturday
Police while recovering the body found deep injury marks on the head and neck of the deceased which indicated it as a case of murder.
The mutilated body of six-year-old Baby Nayak of Dhundugadia under Banigochhal police limits in Nayagarh district, who was missing since June 12, was found at an isolated location near the village on Wednesday.
A family feud turned tragic after a man allegedly strangled his wife to death with an electric wire at Dhamandanga village under Kantabanji police limits in Bolangir district late last night.
In a shocking incident, a man allegedly murdered his sister-in-law and then sexually assaulted his mother-in-law following a family feud. This disturbing incident has been reported from Kiriburu under Balani police limits of Keonjhar district.
A youth was brutally killed by unidentified miscreants at Laxmi Sagar area in the Capital city on Monday night. The killing is suspected to have taken place following a trivial matter related to rash driving.
A family feud took an ugly turn after a man allegedly killed his sister-in-law by slitting her throat before raping his mother-in-law in Keonjhar district of Odisha.
In a shocking incident, a man allegedly crushed her wife with a stone to death before taking his own life at Bedhachhelu village under Purushottampur police limits here in Ganjam district on Wednesday night.
A married woman was found hanging from the ceiling of her room at Rohigaan village here under Sadar police station in Ganjam district.
In a shocking incident, an eight-year-old boy was brutally hacked to death by a man in Pandaren village under Turekela police limits in Bolangir district on Thursday.
A woman and her six-year-old daughter were found dead at Patapur village under Khordha Town Police limits on Tuesday.
The mortal remains of an Odia migrant labourer who died in Haryana has been stranded for the last five days.
Jajpur: A woman was allegedly murdered for allegedly opposing illegal sale of liquor at Barei village under Mangalpur police limits in Jajpur district. The deceased identified as Lakshmi Jena had…
Ganjam: Amid the grim Covid-19 situation gripping the State, the residents at Sishunda village in Ganjam district woke up to the shocking brutal murder of an elderly couple on Friday.…
Berhampur: At least five persons were arrested on Saturday for allegedly killing an elderly man on suspicion of practicing sorcery at Dhimiripankal village under Badagada police limits in Ganjam district…
Cuttack: A woman was allegedly killed by her brother-in-law at Uparsahi in Sikharpur area of Cuttack early on Friday morning. The brother of the deceased woman claimed that the murder is the fallout of a property dispute. The Chauliaganj Police which rushed to the spot after receiving the information has detained the man for interrogation. […]
Sambalpur: A woman and her 14-year-old daughter were found dead under mysterious circumstances in their house at Kisinda village in Sambalpur district on Thursday. The deceased have been identified as Sujata Patel and her daughter Utkalika Patel. As per reports, Sujata’s husband, Kishore Patel and their elder daughter were away from home for three days […]
Bhawanipatna: In an unfortunate incident, a youth allegedly killed the mother of a girl he was in love with at Karlakhunta village under Kesinga police limits here in Kalahandi district on Monday. The deceased identified as Sindhu Bag (55) faced the wrath of the youth while trying to save her daughter Ranjita from the murderous […]