The accused duo had been selling each SIM card for prices ranging from Rs 50,000 to 1 lakh to prospective buyers.
Bhubaneswar: In order to ensure safe and passenger-friendly travel for women commuters in buses in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, the authorities have decided to soon implement strict regulations and levy penalties against male passengers who occupy ladies’ seats. A decision in this regard was taken at a meeting between top officials of […]
Bhubaneswar: The Twin City Police Commissionerate on Friday filed a chargesheet at SDJM court against three accused in connection with the brutal attack on Parvinder Pal Singh, a Sikh businessman. The chargesheet has been filed against one Deepak Jena, who is reportedly the nephew of a former BJD corporator, his associates Sankar Rout and Deepak […]
Bhubaneswar: It’s been hardly three days that he assumed charge as the Twin City Police Commissioner, Sudhanshu Sarangi has switched on his action mode. At a time when the smart city is witnessing a significant rise in crime incidents, the Commissioner has stated that his department will now give emphasis on new methods for crime […]
Bhubaneswar: At a time when multiple incidents of crimes were reported in Bhubaneswar recently, another case of chain snatching incident has been reported from Mancheswar area, raising serious security concern. According to reports, three bike-borne miscreants attempted to snatch a gold chain from one Manorama Ojha, when the lady and her son Subrat were travelling […]
Bhubaneswar: With armed robbers not giving two hoots to police, the Police Commissionerate needs to revisit the idea of crime-zone mapping in the twin city, which it mulled over some eight years back but had put in cold storage following apprehensions, and to some extent hard lobbying by the real estate developers. Where crime zone […]
Bhubaneswar: A sacked home guard of the Commissionerate Police attempted self-immolation by setting himself on fire near the Naveen Nivas here last night. The home guard, Sandeep Hati, came from Palas Palli area here, attempted to commit suicide by pouring kerosene on him and setting himself ablaze. When he started running towards the Naveen Nivas, […]
Bhubaneswar: As many as 4,794 cases of drunken driving have been detected in Odisha by May-end this year and driving licences of 3,276 persons suspended in this connection, an official said on Wednesday. Holding a review meeting here, Development Commissioner R. Balakrishnan directed intensification of the drive to check drunken driving and make the initiative […]