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CBI raids fuel filling station of Tito’s wife in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: The officials of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday raided the fuel filling station registered in the name of Benazir Bibi, wife of arrested gangster Syed Usman Ali alias Tito in Kendrapara. Acting on a warrant issued by the CBI court in Bhubaneswar, the officials of the central investigating agency raided the […]

Jagatpur firing: Tito’s remand ends, to be produced in court today

Cuttack: Gangster Syed Usman Ali alias Tito is likely to be produced by police before the Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) Court, Salepur as his two-day remand period ends today. Sources said Cuttack DCP Akhileswar Singh is likely to grill Tito in presence of some of his associates in order to elicit vital information from […]

Marshaghai Police takes gangster Tito on remand again

Kendrapara: Arrested gangster Syed Usman Ali alias Tito has been taken on remand for two more days by Marshaghai Police today for interrogation in connection with murder case and a sand quarry. Earlier yesterday, the notorious gangster was taken on a one-day remand by Marshaghai Police to elicit more information about his business and criminal […]

Gangster Tito's close aide Bapu Parida arrested

Bhubaneswar: The special task force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch has arrested Bapu Parida, another close aide of arrested gangster Sayed Usman Ali alias Tito on charges of extortion and issuing murder threats. The STF arrested Bapu after interrogating him for the second time today. With Bapu, the number of arrested associates of the notorious […]

Gangster Tito links: Vigilance raids several government offices

Kendrapada: Vigilance Department officials raided several government offices in Kendrapara today over allegations of undue favours shown to arrested gangster Tito. The raids were carried out at Garadapur tehsil, Derabisha tehsil and the RTO office at Dehuria tehsil. Similarly, Civil Supplies department’s office and the Municipality office in Kendrapara were also raided. According to sources, […]

Another close aide of gangster Tito nabbed after police encounter

Kendrapara: Wanted sharp shooter and close aide of arrested gangster Tito, Bhabani Shankar Sahoo alias Babu Sahoo was nabbed after an encounter with the police near Ichhapur-Chhagaria Road here in the wee hours of Monday. Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of special squad and officials of Kendrapara Town police station intercepted Sahoo at […]

Op-Ed: Cynical Use of Criminals to Further Political Interests Must Stop

As the sordid details of how gangster Syed Usman Ali alias ‘Tito’ built his Empire of Crime unravels layer by layer, it is becoming increasingly clear that the Kendrapara don flourished with active political patronage at every stage. The similarities of Tito’s case with the rise and fall of the Dhalasamant brothers, who ran a […]

Finger-pointing ensues after IOCL seeks CBI probe into gangster Tito's petrol pumps

Bhubaneswar: After the Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) recommended a CBI probe into allotment of petrol pumps to gangster Tito; a flutter seems to have set in with political parties engaging in war of words by pointing fingers at each other. While the ruling-BJD dragged Union Petroleum Minister, Dharmendra Pradhan into the issue raising a […]

IOCL seeks CBI probe into gangster Tito’s petrol pump

Bhubaneswar: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will investigate how gangster Tito managed to acquire licence for a petrol pump in Kendrapara. In this regard, Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry had sought a report from the Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL). Later, it came to light that rules were flouted in commissioning of petrol […]

I have been framed, says arrested Gangster Tito

Kendrapara/ Bhubaneswar: At a time when speculations are rife over his alleged political links, arrested gangster Sayed Usman Ali alias Tito on Monday stated that ‘he is being framed.’ Tito made such startling revelations while he was being produced before the Kendrapara SJDM court after the end of his 3-day remand today. “Without doing anything, […]

Gangster Tito link: Two sharpshooters arrested by Crime Branch STF

Bhubaneswar: The Special Task Force(STF) of Crime Branch arrested two sharpshooters for having links with gangster Syed Usman Ali alias Tito. The accused S K Sayed & Babula Pati were arrested on Saturday night and are now being interrogated, said STF DIG (Deputy Inspector General of Police) Himanshu Lal today. While Pati was nabbed from […]

CB takes gangster Tito on remand for 3 more days

Bhubaneswar/Kendrapara: The special task force (STF) of Crime Branch on Friday took arrested gangster Syed Usman Ali alias Tito on further remand to elicit more information about his businesses and crime networks. Tito was produced before the Kendrapara SDJM Court yesterday which allowed the CB to take the gangster on remand for three more days. […]

CB interrogates gangster Tito's wife over 'benami' properties

Kendrapara: The special task force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch today interrogated Benazir Bibi, wife of arrested gangster Sayed Usman Ali alias Tito. Apart from Benazir, a former councillor from Kendrapara, Hifzul Rahman was also grilled by the STF for his alleged links with Tito. According to sources, the investigating agency wants to ascertain how […]

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CB seizes over 50 bank accounts of arrested gangster Tito

Cuttack/Kendrapara: The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch has started seizing the bank accounts of arrested gangster Tito alias Syed Usman Ali. The STF sleuths have so far freezed more than 50 bank accounts in the name of Tito, his wife and 18 associates, sources said. The task force has also directed seven tehsildars […]

Gangster Tito has links with Ollywood, informs Crime Branch source

Bhubaneswar: Arrested gangster Tito alias Syed Usman Ali has funded an Ollywood movie, stated sources at the Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch today. Sources at the CB added Tito has invested a big amount through his brother in the Odia movie ‘Biswanath’. The film’s ‘Mahurat’ has been reportedly conducted and the shooting is […]

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 […]

Crime Branch asks banks to freeze gangster Tito's accounts

Kendrapara: Tightening the noose around gangster Sayed Usman Ali alias Tito, the Crime Branch of Odisha Police wrote to banks today to freeze the accounts belonging to the gangster and his family members. The sleuths continued their raids at several places associated with Tito for second day today. According to sources, the CB officials have […]

Crime Branch raids gangster Tito's 'Kobra Manzil' in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: As part of its strategy to wipe out and analyse the entire ‘crime network’ of notorious gangster Tito aka Sayed Usman Ali, the Odisha Crime Branch on Friday conducted a massive raid on his residence ‘Kobra Manzil’ at Dilawarpur under Town police limits in Kendrapara. Earlier, Tito who is involved in several crimes was […]

Gangster Tito sent to jail after rejection of bail plea

Cuttack: Gangster Tito alias Syed Usman Ali was sent to judicial custody on Tuesday evening after the Kendrapara Sub divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) court rejected his bail plea. Police on Tuesday arrested Tito after he was discharged from the SCB Medical College and Hospital where he was undergoing treatment and produced him before the judicial […]