Tag: Murder Case

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 […]

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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 […]