Odisha Crime

Girl found dead in Odisha's Angul; family alleges rape, murder

Irate villagers blocked Angul-Mahidharpur road for three hours demanding immediate arrest of the culprits. 

published on : 25th July 2021

Poacher held with leopard skin

On July 10, a joint team of Odisha and Chhattisgarh forest officials had busted an inter-state smuggling racket and seized nine big cat skins from Kalahandi.

published on : 22nd July 2021

BJP leader detained for husband's death in Odisha's Mangalpur

Apart from Mamata, two other women have been detained by police over the mysterious death of Subash Kuanar alias Atala.

published on : 22nd July 2021

166 kg ganja hidden in saree packets seized, three nabbed in Odisha

Amid growing crackdown on drug peddlers, ganja smugglers are coming up with creative ways to keep their illegal trade thriving.

published on : 19th July 2021

Mystery shrouds man’s death in Odisha

A 26-year-old man was found dead under mysterious circumstances at Narankunta within Badasahi police limits in Mayurbhanj.

published on : 19th July 2021

Woman found dead, husband arrested in Odisha's Chanrpur

The body of a newly-wed woman was found hanging in the toilet of her house at Chanrpur village within Balikuda police limits.

published on : 19th July 2021

Two kids perish after enraged mother plunges them into well in Odisha

Rajesh set out in search for his family and found his wife wailing near the well, about 2 km from his house on Alima Road.

published on : 18th July 2021

Drunk man in Odisha hacks father to death with axe, held

Police said Suvendu Bhadra, in a fit of rage assaulted his father, Alekha Chandra, with an axe late on Tuesday night after the latter scolded him for coming home drunk.

published on : 8th July 2021

Odisha man dead, found floating in canal

Police suspect that Ramesh Bhoi, a mason by profession, may have been killed by some robbers who were attempting to loot a few houses in an adjacent village.

published on : 8th July 2021

Rape cuffs on Odisha engineer, forester in two separate cases

DRDA engineer also blackmailed the victim; forest staffer promised marriage but betrayed

published on : 5th July 2021

Medilloyd MD held in fake drug case 

Apart from Max Relief which does not have a licence to manufacture Favipiravir, Medilloyd was also procuring medicines from a licensed firm in Uttarakhand’s Roorkee. 

published on : 25th June 2021

Father, son and an ordeal to forget: Rescued girl now wants to return to Bangladesh

The prime accused Ajay Das had allegedly forced her into prostitution in Kolkata from where his son later eloped with her to Bangalore.

published on : 23rd June 2021

In locked down Odisha capital, criminals on vandal-spree

In Bhubaneswar, the cops cannot seem to enforce lockdown during the day. And in the night, the men in khaki do not know how to check anti-socials either.

published on : 18th June 2021

Two held in Odisha's Sonepur for siphoning off Rs 5 crore

Basing on a report of Sonepur CDMO, the EOW had registered a case in this connection on May 1 and launched investigation into the matter.

published on : 10th June 2021

Odisha government to set up narcotics unit to check drug trade in state

STF officials said brown sugar is mostly procured from Murshidabad, Malda and other areas in West Bengal and transported to Odisha through Balasore.

published on : 9th June 2021
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