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11 acquitted in Kandhamal riot case

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 17:42

Kandhamal riots — A local court here acquitted 11 persons due to lack of evidence in a case related to communal riots in Odisha`s Kandhamal district.

NCM reviews measures taken by govt in wake of Kandhamal riots

Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 01:22

Phulbani: Measures taken by Odisha Government for rehabilitation and welfare of victims of 2007 and 2008 riots in Kandhamal were studied by a team of National Commission for Minorities (NCM).

Vatican representative visits Kandhamal

Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 23:17

Vatican representative Salvatore Pennacchio, who will attend the 75th anniversary of a restored Roman Catholic church damaged in riots in Kandhamal, visited the district on Thursday.

Kandhamal commission likely to submit interim report in mid-2014

Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 19:31

Justice Naidu Commission now probing the 2008 Kandhamal riots was likely to submit its interim report to the Odisha government during mid-2014.

No action taken by NHRC on Kandhamal riots: Justice Shah

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 22:31

Former Delhi High Court Chief Justice AP Shah on Friday accused the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of not taking any inaction on Kandhamal communal riots.

Court acquits 3 in Kandhamal case

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 19:04

A fast track court has acquitted three persons in a case relating to the killing of a physically handicapped youth during the 2008 Kandhamal riots.

Court sentences 12 to RI for role in Kandhamal riots

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 18:08

A Fast Track court on Tuesday sentenced 12 people to six years` imprisonment after they were convicted of being involved in 2008 riots.

13 sentenced to six years RI in Kandhamal riots case

Last Updated: Sunday, October 21, 2012, 17:15

A fast track court in Odisha has sentenced 13 persons to six years rigorous imprisonment for their involvement in the 2008 Kandhamal riots.

Nun rape case: One more held

Last Updated: Monday, August 06, 2012, 19:12

One more person was arrested on Monday in connection with the alleged rape of a Catholic nun in Odisha`s communally sensitive Kandhamal riots.

Acquittal in Kandhamal riots case

Last Updated: Sunday, March 25, 2012, 14:35

A total of 156 persons were acquitted by two Fast Track Courts here in three separate verdicts in connection with the Kandhamal riots.

Seven sentenced for Kandhamal riots

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 21:29

A Fast Track Court Wednesday sentenced seven people to rigorous imprisonment for three years for involvement in the 2008 riots in Odisha`s Kandhamal district.

Five sentenced in Kandhamal riots case

Last Updated: Thursday, February 16, 2012, 22:02

A court in Odisha`s Kandhamal district Thursday sentenced 5 persons to rigorous imprisonment for two years in connection with the 2008 communal riots.