Tag: Wedding Gift Blast

Wedding Gift Blast Accused Punjilal Dons Teacher Role For Inmates In Bolangir Jail
Wedding Gift Blast Accused Punjilal Dons Teacher Role For Inmates In Bolangir Jail

Punjilal Meher was a lecturer of Jyoti Bikash College at Bhainsa before his arrest in the bombing case that had claimed the life of a newlywed man, Soumya Sekhar Sahu and his grandmother Jemamani in February 2018. 

  • Monday, 11 April 2022
Trailer of movie on wedding gift blast case takes internet by storm

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited trailer of the high-octane thriller movie based on the ‘Patnagarh’ wedding gift blast case has been released and as expected, it received an overwhelming response. The movie Patnagarh is an adaptation of the sensational case in Bolangir’s Patnagarh in which newly-wed Soumyasekhar and his grandmother were blown up by a parcel bomb […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
I find Patnagarh story very intriguing and interesting: Atul Kulkarni

Bollywood actor Atul Kulkarni, playing the role of Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra in the upcoming Odia film ‘Patnagarh’ shares his thoughts on his first Odia movie and the character. The much awaited film being made in both Odia and Telugu  is set to hit the screens in Dussehra.   Your experience in Odisha?   […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Wedding gift blast: Accused Punjilal Meher's bail plea rejected

Bolangir: Additional District and Sessions Court of Bolangir, on Friday, rejected the bail application of Punjilal Meher, the prime accused in Patnagarh wedding gift blast case in which two persons including newly-wed Soumya Sekhar Sahu was killed on February 23. The Court had yesterday reserved the verdict after completion of the hearing on Punjilal’s bail […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Hearing on bail plea of mastermind Punjilal concludes

Bolangir: The Court of Additional District Judge (ADJ), Bolangir reserved its verdict after hearing the bail petition filed by the Punjilal Meher, the mastermind of Patnagarh parcel bomb explosion that left two persons including newlywed Soumyasekhar Sahu dead in February this year. Punjilal, who is currently lodged at Patnagarh Sub-Jail, was arrested on April 23 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Bereaved newlywed Reema will stay with in-laws

Patnagarh: The lone survivor in the Patnagarh parcel bomb blast case Reema Sahu, who after being discharged from SCB Medical College and Hospital on April 12 was residing with her parents, has now moved into the house of her in-laws in Patnagarh. When OTV reached out to Reema to know about her condition, she said […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Accused Punjilal Meher undergoes TI parade

Bolangir: It seems that Crime Branch is not leaving any stones unturned to secure conviction of Punjilal Meher, the mastermind of Patnagarh parcel bomb explosion that left two persons including newlywed Soumyasekhar Sahu dead in February. The owner and the staff of the concerned courier agency through which the killer parcel was sent, have identified […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Rajesh Touchriver to direct movie based on wedding gift blast plot

Bhubaneswar: Internationally acclaimed director and filmmaker Rajesh Touchriver who has won several state, national and international awards for his feature films, documentaries is all set to direct an Odia movie titled “Bullet Raja” based on the Patnagarh wedding gift blast tragedy. Making a formal announcement, Producer of the film Sridhar Martha said “The story is […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Mastermind Punjilal sent to 14-day judicial custody

Bolangir: Punjilal Meher, the main conspirator of the Patnagarh wedding gift blast, was sent to 14-day judicial custody by the Patnagarh SDJM Court after completion of his second phase remand today. Punjilal was sent to Patnagarh Sub-Jail after the court rejected his bail petition. “Crime Branch produced Punjilal before the SDJM Court as his remand […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Wedding gift blast: Rs 25k reward for info on auto driver who helped Punjilal

Bolangir: The Crime Branch officials are leaving no stone unturned to gather concrete evidences against Punjilal Meher-prime accused in the wedding gift blast case. The investigation agency today announced a reward of Rs 25,000 for information on the auto rickshaw driver who helped Punjilal in shipping the parcel. “Although we have solid evidences against Punjilal, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Punjilal to be taken for crime reconstruction

Bolangir: The Crime Branch is likely to take Punjilal Meher- main accused in the Patnagarh wedding gift blast case, to different crime scenes for reconstruction of the entire sequence of events. The investigating team will cross check if the statements that he made during the interrogation, match with what took place on the spot. Punjilal […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Mastermind Punjilal's remand ends

Bolangir: The six-day remand of Punjilal Meher, the sole mastermind of the sensational Patnagarh parcel bomb blast case, ended today and the Crime Branch (CB) will produce him before the Patnagarh Court tomorrow. According to sources, Punjilal is being taken to Bolangir from the CB Headquarters in Cuttack, where he was brought for interrogation after […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Odisha Crime Branch team leaves for Raipur

Bhubaneswar: Even though the mastermind of the ‘deadly parcel bomb’ Punjilal Meher has been arrested, the focus of Odisha police is now on collection of more physical and electronic evidence. Three special teams of Crime Branch (CB) are working on every detail for collection of more evidences required during the trial in court. A CB […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Wedding gift blast: CB takes mastermind Punjilal on 6-day remand

Bhubaneswar/Bolangir: The Crime Branch officials on Thursday took Punjilal Meher, the mastermind in Patnagarh parcel bomb blast in which two persons were killed, on a six-day remand. Though the CB officials had prayed for a 14-day judicial custody, the SDJM court in Bolangir allowed only a remand of six days. A team of senior CB […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Wedding Gift Blast: How mastermind Punjilal meticulously plotted disaster alone

Bhubaneswar/Bolangir: After arresting mastermind in the sensational Wedding Gift blast case Punjilal Meher (English Lecturer in Jyoti Vikash College), Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra today revealed how Punjilal meticulously planned to wipe off the family of Sanjukta (Principal of same College) and carried out the gory act single-handedly. At a presser, Bothra confirmed that Punjilal […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021