Tag: Police Commissioner Yb Khurania

Kuakhai death & sex tape: Police says Unmay Padhi committed suicide

Bhubaneswar: In a new turn of events after the half-burnt body of one Unmay Padhi was recovered in Kuakhai area on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar, Commissionerate Police today revealed that the deceased was not murdered rather he had committed suicide. Such revelation has now put an end to the speculations which were triggered after a […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Alert citizen thwarts fake placement drive

Bhubaneswar: A small piece of information from an alert citizen helped Commissionerate Police to bust an inter-state fake job racket that used to dupe job aspirants by promising them lucrative offers from Gulf countries. Six accused including four from Maharashtra have been arrested in this connection. Police Commissioner, YB Khurania informed that several job aspirants […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Traffic cops to wear body cameras in Twin City

Bhubaneswar: Traffic violators beware! Commissionerate police on Saturday introduced body and dashboard cameras for traffic personnel in the twin city of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. The move is aimed at maintaining transparency and at the same time putting a check on unpleasant incidents involving traffic personnel and public at various traffic junctions. Official sources said, nearly […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Flyover collapse leaves one dead in Bhubaneswar; CM announces ex-gratia

Bhubaneswar: Expressing grief over the loss of a life after a major portion of an under-construction flyover bridge collapsed near Bomikhal here on Sunday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh from Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for kin of the deceased. One person was killed while around 12 others including few labourers […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Child missing and death case: Police Commissioner assures taking guilty to task

Bhubaneswar:  A day after Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) sought a report in connection with police apathy in a tribal boy’s missing and subsequent death case, Commissionerate Police on Monday assured of action against the guilty for such callousness. Terming the incident as ‘unfortunate’, Police Commissioner YB Khurania told reporters that basing on preliminary inquiry […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Papu, aide arrested from Puri: Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: Popular comic actor Tattwa Prakash Satapathy aka Papu Pom Pom, accused of sexual abusing a minor girl, was arrested from Puri this morning, Commissioner of Police (CP) YB Khurania said her this evening. He said the actor’s aide Pradeepta Swain was also nabbed along with him. Briefing media persons about the circumstances leading to […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021