Tag: Soumendra Priyadarshi

fake currency racket
Fake notes worth Rs 27.46 lakh seized, 4 held

Jajpur: In a major breakthrough, police arrested four persons and seized fake denominations worth Rs 27.46 lakh from their possession. Talking to media persons here today, IG, Central Range, Soumendra Priyadarshi said acting on a reliable information at about 4.30 PM on Friday a team of Kaliapani Police led by IIC Yubaraj Swain raided Kingola […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
OSL involved in Seaways GM murder: Police

Paradip: The police here on Thursday said that Orissa Stevedores Limited (OSL) is involved in the killing of Seaways Shipping General Manager Mahendra Swain. “From preliminary investigation it is observed that OSL hatched a conspiracy to eliminate Swain. Stevedoring rivalry at the Paradip port is suspected to be the main reason behind the murder of […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Elaborate security for Nabajoubana darshan of deities

Puri: Elaborate security arrangements have been made for the Nabajoubana darshan of the deities in the Shri Jagannah temple tomorrow. Giving details of the arrangements, IG (Operation) Soumendra Priyadarshi said as the deities would come out of the Anasara Gruha tomorrow and give darshan to the devotees in Nabajoubana attire, the State Police have made […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Property offence
Commissionerate Police Pins Hope On ‘Sandhan’ and ‘Kundali’ To Curb Property Offences

The Commissionerate Police is planning to develop two computer applications to prevent property offences and streamline the return process of recovered stolen items to rightful owners.

  • Thursday, 17 June 2021
Rath Yatra: Govt assigns tasks to top cops

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of annual Rath Yatra in Puri this year, the State government on Tuesday assigned different security-related duties to senior police officials. As per reports, Additional Director General (ADG) of Police Pranabindu Acharya has been given charge of the Railway security. He will be assisted by the Cuttack Superintendent Railway Police (SRP). The government […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Rath Yatra: Coordination committee sets June 25 deadline to complete all preparations

Puri: With less than a month left for annual Rath Yatra festival in Puri, emphasis is now being given on completing necessary preparations at the earliest. Moreover, concerned departments have been directed to complete the necessary pending works by June 25. Around 155 platoons of police force will be deployed in the pilgrim city during […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
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Snana Yatra of Lord Jagannath tomorrow, security tightened in Shreekhetra

Puri: The month-long Rath Yatra festivities of Lord Jagannath will begin with the Deba Snana Purnima tomorrow. As per rituals, the Holy Trinity will be taken out of the Srimandir on ‘dhadi pahandi’ and moved to the Snana Mandap (bathing altar) where they will be bathed with 108 pots of perfumed water. According to detail […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Twin City Police Commissioner Soumendra Priyadarshi
Hyder's Escape Mystery Will Come To Light: Police Commissioner To OTV

Bhubaneswar: After gangster Hyder, who was nabbed from Sangareddy district of Telangana yesterday was brought back to Odisha on Friday morning, Twin City Police Commissioner Soumendra Priyadarshi speaking exclusively OTV…

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Soumendra Priyadarshi: A tactical specialist, 'Chariot Cop' of Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: With operational intelligence being his forte, top cop Soumendra Priyadrashi, known in police circles as a specialist in tactical operations, on Tuesday took over the baton of Police Commissioner of the twin city. He is not a straight-faced cop. Priyadarshi’s unassuming demeanour and amiable outlook belie his tough operational prowess. However, it is these […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021