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OUAT Student Death: Odisha Police arrest accused Driver

OUAT Student Death

Khandagiri Police on Tuesday arrested accused driver, Maheshwar Behera who had allegedly hit a OUAT girl student on Saturday night. Maheshwar Behera, who was identified as driver of former Speaker of Odisha Assembly, Kishore Mohanty had hit Suchismita Biswal who was pursuing MCA under the Centre for Post-Graduate Studies (CPGS) which is functioning under Orissa UniversityContinue Reading…

Odisha Police confirms Maoists’ Abduction of Poll Officials in Malkangiri Region


Odisha Police on Saturday confirmed that Maoists abducted Poll Officials in Malkangiri Region. Reportedly, the Poll officials Praveen Soren, Kamalakant Se said the report of abduction is true. Accordint to their statement, Parsuram Behera, Lingaraj Majhi, Hrushi Nayak managed to escape from the spot and 3 more poll staffs SP Rajguru, Padmanabha Bala and BabuContinue Reading…

Odisha Police seize Rishi’s Mobile, to send for Forensic Test


Odisha Police on Sunday seized the mobile phone of Rishi Mohanty alias Ashutosh Mohanty who died under mysterious circumstances on May 6 last year, informed by Twin City Commissioner YB Khurania. The device will be sent to Central Forensic Science Laboratory in Kolkata for test. Reportedly, Pritirani Mohanty, mother of deceased engineering student lodged aContinue Reading…

Villager files FIR against 5 for collecting money to help Abdur Rehman


An FIR was today filed by a resident of Sainpada village against five persons who were forcibly collected money for helping al-Qaeda operative Abdur Rehman. Notably, five persons threatened Sheikh Tahimir Ali of Saipada village to give Rs 50,000 for Rehman. In this connection, Salepur SDPO PK Jena said a FIR has been lodged andContinue Reading…

JSM calls Bandh in Koraput District, Normal Life cripples

Koraput Bandh

Normal life is crippled in Koraput district today due to 12-hour bandh called by Jana Surakhya Mancha (JSM) to protest against the Kandhamal firing, the shocking killing of five innocent villagers including an infant by the SOG Jawans  at Gumudumaha on July 8. The JSM members had blocked the roads and burnt tyres at differentContinue Reading…

Odisha Police arrest 6 Servitors for attacking Media persons during Niladri Bije


Odisha Police has arrested six servitors for attacking media persons leading to disruption of the Niladri Bije ritual of the three deities for over an hour on Sunday. The District Collector, Arvind Agrawal has lodged two FIRs with the SP Sarthak Sarangi against six servitors who had misbehaved, abused and threatened him in a roughContinue Reading…

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist Abdur Rehman headed back to Delhi


The suspected al-Qaeda terrorist headed to Delhi after the end of his remand period. He was brought to Odisha for interrogation over his alleged links with the terrorist outfit. A team from Delhi police brought him to Cuttack railway station after producing him before the Salepur JMFC court. He will be taken to Tihar JailContinue Reading…

Odisha Police arrests Ex-Berhampur Mayor Siva Shankar Dash from Delhi


Ex-Mayor of Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) Siva Shankar Dash alias Pintu was arrested by the Berhampur Police from Delhi on Thursday. Siva Shankar Dash who was a Corporator of BMC, was arrested last year for allegedly attempting to murder a person. Lastly, Berhampur Police arrested Dash from Delhi with the help of its counterparts.  

Abdur Rehman admits linked to Al-Qaeda & sheltered Kandahar Hijacker

Abdul Rehman

Rehman has been brought to Odisha on Tuesday by the Special Task Force of the Crime Branch police on a 10-day remand. The Crime Branch sources said, Abdur Rehman has accepted that he is linked to Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and many other terrorist groups. He has also gave shelter to a KandaharContinue Reading…

Crime Branch takes Abdur Reheman on 10-day Remand


The Salepur JMFC court on Tuesday allowed the Crime Branch police to take terror suspect Abdur Rehman on a 10-day remand. Rehman has been brought from Delhi’s Tihar Jail to Odisha by the Special Task Force of the Crime Branch police. Rehman would be questioned by the Crime Branch on his link with the terrorContinue Reading…

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