Tag: Property

Fire breaks out at paper plate factory in Rayagada

Rayagada: Property worth lakhs were gutted in a major fire at a paper plate factory in Rayagada district today. According to reports, the flames were noticed today morning at Sai Paper mill situated at Rayat colony on the outskirts of Rayagada town. On receiving information two fire tenders were pressed into service to bring the […]

Odisha Crime Branch plans to attach gangster Tito’s property

Bhubaneswar: From tender works to stevedoring to real estate and hotel chains, arrested gangster Sayed Usman Ali aka Tito has allegedly set up a huge empire from the ill-gotten money through his crime syndicate. The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch will soon move court seeking permission to attach the property of gangster Tito […]

23 killed, over 1.66 lakh affected as heavy rains lash Sri Lanka

Colombo: At least 23 persons were killed and over 1.66 lakh persons were affected due to heavy monsoon rains in Sri Lanka in the past 10 days, official figures indicated on Sunday. Over 75,013 of the affected people have been evacuated from flooded areas whereas 13 persons have been reported missing, the country’s Disaster Management […]

6.1 magnitude earthquake hits northern India

  New Delhi: A 6.1 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale hit the northern India today following which tremors were felt across Himachal Pradesh, Delhi and Kashmir triggering panic among the people. However, no loss of life or damage to property was reported. “Tremors of earthquake were felt for some seconds at 4.11 p.m.,” an […]

BJD's property surged by 7,721% in 11 yrs

Bhubaneswar: The property of BJD has increased by 7,721% between 2005 and 2016, said non-profit organisation, the Odisha Election Watch today based on a poll affidavit filed by the ruling party before the Election Commission. During 2005-06, the party’s property was Rs 24 lakh whereas in 2015-16 it spiralled to Rs 18.77 crore, the report […]

Dented by demonetisation, realty buyers in ‘wait and watch’ mode

Bhubaneswar: The ‘white money’ buyers in the realty market appear to be holding back their property purchase plans after the Centre’s demonetisation initiative in November last year. This was the response of majority of aspiring buyers who visited the recently concluded property expo of Credai (Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Association of India) here and […]

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Puri lawyer murder: Grilling of wife, kin underway

Puri: On the basis of the statement of the three arrested accused in the brutal murder of lawyer and lodge owner Chandan Behera, police have started interrogation of his wife and kin. Talking to media persons here today, Puri SP Sarthak Sarangi said police have found new angles in this case after interrogating the three […]

100 MIG flats up for grabs in capital city

Bhubaneswar: Despite demonetisation, the Odisha chapter of Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Association of India (Credai) aims to push more than 100 ready to move-in flats in the middle income group (MIG) sector during the upcoming property expo scheduled to begin at Janta Maidan here from January 12. The inventory shares about 60 per cent […]

Niladri Bije fiasco: Confiscation of absconding servitors’ property begins

Puri: Police today began the process to confiscate the properties of absconding sevayats of Shri Jagannath temple for their complicity in the Niladri Bije incident in July this year. Talking to media persons, Puri City DSP Pravat Rourtay said police had earlier applied to the court of the Sub Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) to attach […]

Police intensifies process to confiscate properties of absconding servitors

Puri: In the wake of the Niladribije fiasco, police has intensified the process for confiscation of properties of five absconding servitors of Sri Jagannath temple. Jagannath Pradhan, Additional SP of Puri, said, “We had sent letters to Puri sub collector, tehsildar, banks, municipality, PKDA and RTO to submit the details of the property owned by […]

Parala king had sold properties worth Rs 3 lakh

Bhubaneswar: Even as the special investigation team (SIT) of Odisha Crime Branch is yet to complete investigation into the mysterious death of Parala king Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deo’s manager Ananga Manjari Patra and her three siblings, besides the property deals of the king, if any, it has come to fore that the king had disposed […]

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Rose Valley assets auction begins

Bhubaneswar: Armed with a directive from the designated court in Cuttack, the state government on Wednesday began the auctioning of part of the properties of chit fund firm Rose Valley. According to reports, the government is e-auctioning the seized properties of the of the Ponzi firm located at Bhubaneswar tehsil under Khurda district and Nialgiri […]