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Tag: Murder Case

Woman, two children charred to death in Mayurbhanj, accusing finger at husband, a B Tech student 
Woman, two children charred to death in Mayurbhanj, accusing finger at husband, a B Tech student 

Among several others, the question that even a layman of the village is asking is how Mangal, who had slept with his wife and children in the same room, could escape without even a minor burn injury. 

Mystery Of Six Murders In Bhubaneswar Remain Unsolved This Year 
Mystery Of Six Murders In Bhubaneswar Remain Unsolved This Year 

There are six murder cases which still remain mysteries for the Commissionerate Police.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh
'Godman' Ram Rahim Gets Life Sentence In Manager Murder Case Too

The court also imposed a penalty of Rs 31 lakh on the godman, half of the amount will be given to the victim's family as compensation.

Two Youths Found Dead On Highway In Jajpur
Two Youths Found Dead On Highway In Odisha, Families Allege Murder

Some villagers alleged that both Sahoo and Das had come to meet a girl of nearby village last night.

Nayagarh Man Gets Wife Murdered By Contract Killers For Opposing His Extramarital Affair, 6 Held

Nayagarh: The Nayagarh Police claimed to have cracked the murder case of a woman in Sarankul area of the district with the arrest of four persons, including two contract killers on Sunday. The four accused, whose identification are yet to be revealed by the police, will be court forwarded today while the woman’s husband identified […]

Odisha: UTP Dies While During Treatment In Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: An under trial prisoner (UTP) lodged at Dhenkanal jail died while undergoing treatment at district headquarters hospital here on Wednesday. The deceased identified as Brahmananda Dehury had been lodged in the district jail since 2013 in connection with a murder case. Dehury is a resident of Haripur area in the district, reports said. He […]

Puri Custodial Death: Odisha BJP Adamant On CBI Probe, Murder Case Registration

Puri: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) unit of Odisha on Sunday renewed its demand for a CBI probe into the alleged custodial death of a 30-year-old man at Baseli Sahi police station in Puri district last month. Addressing a presser, BJP leader and Puri MLA Jayant Sarangi alleged that efforts are being made to cover […]

Cuttack: Two Brothers Arrested In 2019 Jobra Murder Case

Cuttack: Almost seventeen months after the murder of criminal Tapan Nayak in Jobra area of Cuttack, the Malgodown police has arrested two more persons for their involvement in the case. With this, the total number of arrestees so far in the June 2019 Jobra murder case has risen to five. The accused brothers, who were […]

Deogarh Murder: Kin Of 10 Accused Allege Pressure Tactics By Police

Deogarh: The family members of 10 accused who were arrested in connection with alleged murder of a man at Kankarkhol village under Reamal Police Station limits in Deogarh district have brought serious allegations against the inspector-in-charge (IIC) of the police station. Holding a presser today, the family members of the accused persons alleged that Reamal […]

Odisha industrialist Mahima Mishra granted bail in murder case

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today granted bail to industrialist Mahima Mishra in connection with the murder of Mahendra Swain, the General Manager of Hyderabad-based stevedoring company Seaways Shipping and Logistics Limited (SSLL). Earlier, the HC had granted bail to Mishra in the case; however, it was rejected by the Supreme Court as the decision […]

Bhubaneswar Youth Murder Case: Commissionerate Police Nabs Two Accused

Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, Commissionerate Police on Friday arrested two persons in connection with the brutal murder of one Amaresh Nayak in Sundarpada area under Airfield Police limits on Diwali night However, the prime accused is still absconding, sources said. Amaresh Nayak was reportedly killed over a dispute triggered by bursting of fire crackers […]

Nurse Niharika Murder Case: Accused Surrenders Before Police

Jagatsinghpur: In a major development in the murder case of nurse Niharika Patra, her friend and accused Kishore Chandra Anchal alias Raja, surrendered before the police today. Raja was absconding after body of the 23-year-old victim, who worked as a paramedical staff at a private nursing home in Cuttack was found from Biluakhai riverbed in Jagatsinghpur […]

Youth Dies After Being Pushed Off Terrace By Friends

Jharsuguda: A youth died after being allegedly pushed by two of his friends off the terrace of Durlaga gram panchayat office under Talapatia Police limits in Jharsuguda district last night. Talapatia police recovered the body of Tapan Sahu today morning and sent it for postmortem. Cops also detained one of the accused, while efforts are […]

Dibya-Shankar-Mishra Jagatsinghpur rape
17,528 rape cases reported in Odisha in 10 years: Minister

Bhubaneswar: As much as 17,528 rape and 13,246 murder cases have been reported in Odisha in last 10 years, said Minister of State for Home Dibya Sankar Mishra on Monday. Mishra informed this while replying to a written question by Congress MLA Narasingh Mishra in the Assembly. He said that 17,528 rape cases and 13,246 […]

Woman stones husband to death in Mayurbhanj

Mayurbhanj: A regular family feud turned fatal in Mahulapankha village under Kaptipada police limits of the district after a man was stoned to death by his wife in their house on Tuesday. As per sources, deceased Tuna Besra had a heated argument with his wife Champa last evening. The quarrel soon took an ugly turn […]

Mahima Remand
Mahima Mishra surrenders before court after SC rejects bail

Jagatsinghpur: Business tycoon Mahimananda Mishra today surrendered before the Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) court in Kujang in connection with Mahendra Swain murder case. Mishra surrendered before the Court after the Supreme Court yesterday rejected the bail granted to him by the Orissa High Court. The Apex Court had also ordered to take him into […]

5 arrested for threatening Dipu murder case witness in Cuttack

Cuttack: Police on Tuesday arrested as many as five persons for allegedly threatening the witness of a murder case, in which one Dipu was killed in 2016. As per reports, the arrested persons allegedly threatened to kill Dipu’s father Aditya Mallick asking him to withdraw his name as witness in the case. The arrested include […]

Siblings get lifer for murdering woman judge in Odisha

Balasore: Five years after the murder of Balasore Judicial Magistrate Anupama Behera, the Cuttack First Class Additional District Judge court today awarded life sentences to two brothers in connection with the case. Cuttack First Class Additional District Judge, Sanjay Kumar Sahoo pronounced the verdict after convicting Jyotiranjan and Priyaranjan Mohanty in the case under Sec […]

Prisoner attempts suicide in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: A prisoner was rescued in a critical condition after he attempted suicide by slitting his throat at district jail here on Sunday. Profusely bleeding Julia Pradhan has been admitted to district headquarters hospital by jail authorities. “His condition is stable now. He sustained critical cut injuries on the front side of his neck. Most […]

Dera chief's hearing in murder cases: Security tightened in Panchkula

Panchkula (Haryana): Security has been tightened in Panchkula town in Haryana ahead of a crucial hearing in two separate murder cases against Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and others here on Saturday. The cases, related to the murder of Sirsa-based journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati and former Dera manager Ranjit Singh, allegedly […]

Odia girl Anupama Gulati murder case: Engineer husband gets life term

Dehradun/Bhubaneswar: A Dehradun court on Friday sentenced software engineer Rajesh Gulati to life imprisonment for the gruesome murder of his 36-year-old wife from Odisha, Anupama seven years ago. S. K Mohanty, the counsel of Anupama’s brother Sujan Pradhan said, “The additional district sessions judge has given life imprisonment to Rajesh under section 302 of IPC […]

Khurda Sessions Court
Gangster Raja Acharya released after SC bail

Bhubaneswar: Gangster Raja Acharya, the prime convict in murder of Judo coach and child prodigy Budhia Singh’s trainer Biranchi Das, was released by the District and Sessions Court here following the Supreme Court ruling. The bail was granted by the apex court on execution of surety of Rs 1 lakh. Moreover, the bail was granted […]

Police take Mahima on remand

Jagatsinghpur: The Paradip police on Sunday took industrialist Mahimananda Mishra on a four-day remand in connection with the murder of Mahendra Swain, general manager of Seaways Shipping and Logistics Ltd (SSLL). Mishra and his aide Basant Bal were scheduled to be on police remand from December 29 for interrogation. But looking at Mishra’s ill health, […]

Seaways GM murder: Mahima Mishra, aide held in Bangkok, to be deported to India today

Bhubaneswar: Mahimananda Mishra, the mastermind of the murder of General Manager of Seaways Shipping and Logistics Limited (SSLL) Mahendra Swain, was detained by Thailand police at Bangkok Immigration Centre after two months on the run since registration of the case. Mishra’s close aide and the key conspirator of the crime Basant Bal was also held […]

Dhamnagar MLA surrenders before ADJ court; granted bail

Bhadrak: Following the order of the Orissa High Court, BJD MLA from Dhamnagar Muktikant Mandal today surrendered before the ADJ court here in connection with a murder case that took place in 2002. After surrendering, Muktikant was granted bail by the ADJ. Earlier, the High Court had rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the legislator […]