A police officer was arrested in Odisha for allegedly forging a magistrate's signature to secure the release of a man from jail on bail.
Lephripara police on Thursday rescued a minor girl while she was on way to Jharsuguda to elope with a youth working in Gujarat.
As per the complaint, Krushna had first tied the knot with a woman from Rausapatna area under Purighat police limits in 2001.
Police arrested all the persons involved in the incident and rescued the baby from the childless couple of Kundra.
The incident comes a fortnight after two women joggers were held hostage at knife point and looted by masked robbers on Nandankanan road.
Four persons who allegedly killed their friend for a heated argument were arrested by police in Bangiriposi block of Mayurbhanj district on Saturday.
His motorcycle was found alongside and initially, it was presumed to be a case of road accident.
A 34-year-old man from Jharkhand was duped of Rs 6.5 lakh by two persons who promised to get him a government job.
According to locals, the man was tied to a tree and set on fire after sprinkling petrol on him, a senior officer said.
Huge quantities of raw materials including insect infested rice powder and chemical fertilisers were also seized from the unit.
After the day’s business, proprietor of the jewellery shop Punia Sahu was returning home and Saroj was trailing him on his bike.
An 11-year-old girl is fighting for life after she was allegedly raped by a minor boy at a village within Rajkanika police limits on Wednesday.
Ganjam SP Brijesh Roy said as part of a crackdown on criminals in the district, a drive was launched by a special team comprising officers of different police stations.
The heated exchange took an ugly turn after friends of the motorcyclists arrived at the spot and attacked Ajit with lathis, injuring him critically.
The accused, Shakti Prasanna Nayak and his wife Rajalaxmi Senapati, were arrested by police on Tuesday.