Tag: Police

Navodaya student’s suicide: Locals demand arrest of principal

Bhadrak: Tension ran high at Basudevpur in Bhadrak district today as irate locals staged a road blockade demanding immediate arrest of principal of Navodaya Vidyalaya while blaming him for the death of a Class XI student who committed suicide inside the hostel in the school premises yesterday. The irate locals blocked Basudevpur-Dharma road Chandimal Chhak […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Youth held for posting obscene video of girl on internet

Nabarangapur: Police arrested a youth of Raighar in Nabarangpur district on Thursday allegedly for keeping physical relationship with a minor girl and uploading the video clip of the same on the internet. As per an FIR lodged at the Raighar police station, one Pranab Chakraborty kept physical relationship with the 14-year-old girl of his neighbour […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Chit fund scam: Raj Godson CMD arrested in Balasore

Balasore: In yet another case in the chit fund scam in the State, Balasore police on Wednesday arrested the CMD of the Raj Godson chit fund firm Jagdish Mishra for allegedly duping people of around Rs 15 crore. The police arrested Mishra after the affected investors detained him and later handed him over to the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
2 held for impersonating ADM, PA

Jajpur: Police arrested a person for impersonating the Additional District Magistrate (ADM) of Cuttack district and his aide for impersonating as the personal assistant (PA) to the fake ADM in Jajpur district today. One Debashis Das, claiming to be the ADM of Cuttack district, reached the Jakhapura police station in a car flashing a red […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Khurdha Golipada toll gate loot: 2 more arrested

Khurdha: Police arrested two more persons involved in the incident of loot that had occurred at Khurdha Golipada toll gate. The cops also seized Rs 2.55 lakh in cash, two new bikes and a car from their possession. The arrested two were Bikash Chandra Behera of Dashpalla Madhyakhanda in Nayagarh district and Sukant Paikray of […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
BJD trying to cover up Kandhamal killings: Jual

Bhubaneswar: Coming down heavily on the ruling BJD government over the alleged crossfire at Krutamgada in Kandhamal district which claimed lives of six innocent tribals, Union Tribal Affairs minister Jual Oram today said the state government is trying to sweep the matter under the carpet. Talking to OTV, the Union minister said, “A 10-member team […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Kandhamal deaths: NCST chairman to visit Odisha today

Bhubaneswar: Amid outrage across the state over Kandhamal crossfire incident, which claimed life of six civilians including a 15-month old baby, chairman of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) Rameswar Oraon will visit Odisha today for an on-the-spot inquiry into the case. Official sources said Oraon will visit Kandhamal on Wednesday and submit a […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
ADG to lead SIT probe into Kandhamal deaths: CM

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of the death of six tribals, who were allegedly killed in a crossfire between the security personnel and the Maoists inside Malapanga forest near Kurtamgarh in Kandhamal district on July 8, the Odisha government today decided to form a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe into the incident. The decision was […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Kandhamal killings: OHRC seeks report in two weeks

Bhubaneswar: Expressing grave concern over the death of six tribals, who were allegedly killed in a crossfire between security personnel and Maoists at Malapanga forest near Kurtamgarh in Kandhamal district on July 8 evening, the Odisha Human Rights Commission today served notice on the state Home secretary, Director General of Police (DGP), Revenue Divisional Commissioner […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Govt throttling tribals’ voice: Pradeep Majhi

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of the Kandhamal encounter between security forces and Red rebels on Friday night, which resulted in the loss of six tribal lives, including that of a 13-year old boy and a 15-month old girl, the Congress party came down heavily on the ruling BJD for its ‘anti-tribal’ policy. “Whenever such false […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
5 killed in crossfire with Maoists: Kandhamal police

The district police today confirmed the death of five civilians, including a 13-year-old boy, during an exchange of fire between security personnel and Maoists at Malapanga forest last night

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Patient’s death triggers tension; private clinic sealed

Nayagarh: Police sealed a private clinic here following tension over the death of a patient this morning. Reports said Santosh Kumar Parida of Itamati area had come to a private clinic in Nayagarh town for treatment this morning. After examining the patient, Dr LN Bisoyee administered him an injection. Soon after, Pradhan started vomiting and […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Papu case: Now victim's mother does an about-turn

Bhubaneswar: A day after the father of the teenage girl, Ollywood actor Tattwa Prakash Satpathy aka Papu Pom Pom is accused of having sexually abused, stunned everyone with his claim that the girl produced in the court by the police to record her statement was not his daughter, the victim’s mother sprang another surprise by […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Girl produced in court in Papu case not my daughter: Victim’s father

Bhubaneswar: The sexual harassment case against Ollywood actor Tattwa Prakash Satapthy aka Papu Pom Pom took a dramatic turn on Tuesday after the victim’s father stunned everyone with a statement on OTV that the girl produced before the court by the police was not his daughter. In a lengthy interview to OTV, the minor girl’s […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Police team formed to nab Pappu Pom Pom

Bhubaneswar: Even as outraged public hit the streets in many parts of the State on Wednesday demanding immediate arrest of casting couch accused actor Tatwa Prakash Satpathy aka Pappu Pom Pom, the Commissionerate Police has formed a team to arrest the absconding actor. Bhubaneswar DCP Satyabrata Bhoi said a police team is investigating the matter. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021