Odisha rape

OSCW team meets kin of rape victim

Behera said the commission has sought compensation for the family. The OSCW team met SP Mitrabhanu Mohapatra and urged police to file chargesheet in the case at the earliest.

published on : 27th October 2021

Girl’s body found in Odisha, rape and murder suspected

The body of a 20-year-old girl was recovered from a marshy area in Basantapur village within Pandapada police limits on Sunday.

published on : 25th October 2021

Rise in rapes, dowry deaths in Odisha during pandemic

Compared to 2019, rape, dowry torture and sexual harassment cases spiked in Odisha in 2020 and continue to do so even this year.

published on : 7th September 2021

Widow allegedly gang-raped for revenge in Odisha, four accused held

The incident took place on August 11 and the victim, a widow, lodged a complaint with police in this regard the next day.

published on : 26th August 2021

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

Orissa High Court acquits man in rape case nine years after conviction

The incident had occurred within Jatni police limits on September 6, 2003 and the accused was arrested during investigation and remanded to judicial custody on September 8.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Nayagarh minor girl was raped and murdered: SP

A day after the six-year-old girl’s body was recovered from Dhundugadia village in Nayagarh district, SP Siddharth Kataria said she was raped and murdered.

published on : 18th June 2021

SCB MCH to examine minor rape survivor’s health for abortion

The case was referred for abortion by the district headquarters hospital at Puri to the SCB MCH on March 26, 2021, noting in the referral sheet that her pregnancy was 21 weeks old.

published on : 12th April 2021

2,984 rape cases in 2020 in Odisha: Dibya Shankar Mishra

Dibya Shankar Mishra said more than Rs 35.07 crore has been defrauded in cybercrime cases lodged at various police stations last year.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Minor Odisha girl reveals she was raped after five months

The cruel incident took place in Parsala village under Jharigam block of the district where she had gone along with her parents to attend a marriage function.

published on : 6th August 2018