Police said the Viveknagar police has registered a case wherein a DJ was arrested on June 23 on charges of drug peddling.
The delay in arresting the suspect created various conspiracy theories as the Congress party openly claimed that the attack was an insider job.
The situation has only grown grim as drug kingpins continue to target the young population.
Subsequently, carcasses of two more elephants were recovered from the Athagarh forests and a nearby forest in Satkosia prompting the wildlife wing of the department to ask the SIT to look into all.
City Police Commissioner Shankar Jiwal on Friday said arrests were made and properties seized in three cases handled by the Central Crime Branch (CCB).
EOW’s investigation has revealed that Mallik became the director of Goodstart on the insistence of a Chinese national, Tonyshin, at Rs 70,000 salary per month.
On being informed about illegal disposal of elephant carcasses, the STF team launched a joint operation with the field staff of Sambalpur forest division and veterinary officials.
The agency had arrested the director of Goodstart Business private limited, Nitin Mallik, from New Delhi on July 13 in connection with the case.
The three Chinese nationals were accused of running fake loan apps like Kredit Gold and harassing/extorting money from over 1 lakh customers in various parts of the country.
Manas’ father Panchanan Swain had lodged a complaint in Chandbali police station alleging his son was kidnapped on February 7.
The accused were identified as Pattu Yadav (53) from Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) and Balaram Meher from Barpali here.
Justice V Sivagnanam also sought a report from the Kanniyakumari DCB on the present status of the case and adjourned the plea for a month.
Gujarat crime branch arrests Teesta Setalvad; probe on to find role of others in criminal conspiracy
Setalvad was detained from her house in Juhu area of Mumbai on Saturday afternoon after an FIR was registered against her at the Ahmedabad crime branch based on a complaint.
Sources said the real estate firm directors have duped many others to the tune of crores of rupees on the assurance of providing them flats under Basera Fresco and other projects.
Sources said about 4,500 quintal ganja and 104 kg brown sugar seized in the last three years are piled up in various courts/police station malkhanas.
Crime Branch submits interim report, five other BJP leaders indicted. If convicted, they will face a prison term of up to five years.
Top cop Shankar Jiwal detailed the cases handled by the Job Racket Wing, the Anti-Vice Squad, and the Anti-Land Grabbing unit, last year.
After the matter came to the notice of Odisha Transport Department, it cautioned the citizens about the fake website claiming to provide HSRPs in the State.
Around 16 persons, including nine involved in murder cases, were detained under Goondas Act over the past week in the city.
The thieves were attracted by the presence of iridium in the stolen finial. CB officials confirmed that the case was reopened following the petition filed by arrested persons.