Odisha Police

Girl molested by group of men in broad daylight, video goes viral

Girl molested by group of men in broad daylight, video goes viral

As seen in the video, the miscreants also thrashed a youth who was accompanying the girl.

Dec 05, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

Odisha Police to remove 'Blue Whale' game from social media

"You are requested to take steps to ensure that such links of the deadly game in its own name or any similar game is immediately removed from the social media platform," Odisha DGP K B Singh said in an official note to senior officers.

Aug 25, 2017, 00:26 AM IST

Odisha: Bonda tribe man forced to pay bribe to doctor for wife's delivery!

A man belonging to the particularly vulnerable tribal groups (PVTG) Bonda tribe has alleged that he has to pay bribe to a doctor at the Malkangiri District Headquarters Hospital, for C-section delivery of his wife.

May 10, 2017, 20:59 PM IST

Curfew re-imposed in Bhadrak as crime branch begins probe

Curfew has been re-imposed in Bhadrak region as the Odisha Police's crime branch today began its probe into the recent violence.

Apr 09, 2017, 15:38 PM IST
72 women among 222 Maoist supporters surrender in Malkangiri

72 women among 222 Maoist supporters surrender in Malkangiri

The Maoist supporters came laden in trucks to surrender before Malkangiri Superintendent of Police Mitrabhanu Mahapatra.

Nov 22, 2016, 23:53 PM IST
1 held with fake Rs 2k notes, over Rs 4 lakh seized in raid

1 held with fake Rs 2k notes, over Rs 4 lakh seized in raid

The police raided the house of Khirasagar Bag, at Tingra village and seized Rs 12,75,900, Bolangir SP Asish Singh said.

Nov 21, 2016, 22:44 PM IST
SHOCKING: Man batters friend to death suspecting illicit affair with wife in Odisha

SHOCKING: Man batters friend to death suspecting illicit affair with wife in Odisha

The grotesque visuals of the incident shows a man beating his friend with a shovel to death, while the victim's friend is also attacked by him in Nayapalli area in Bhubaneswar on Saturday night.

Aug 02, 2016, 11:28 AM IST

Anti-maoist op: OHRC notice to Odisha government and police

Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) on Monday served notices to senior state government and top police officers.

Jul 11, 2016, 18:22 PM IST

Authorities seize 25 kg of ganja in Odisha, arrest 2

Altogether 25 kg of contraband ganja was seized from two persons in Odisha's Koraput district, police said today.

Mar 31, 2016, 12:28 PM IST

Wanted Maoist killed in explosion in Koraput

A wanted Maoist was killed after an explosive device he was planting to target security forces in a forest area went off near Kurailpadu village in the district, police said today.

Mar 22, 2016, 13:54 PM IST

Over 500 kids rescued by Odisha Police in January

Odisha Police rescued at least 515 missing children in January as part of its 'Operation Smile-II' programme, a top official said on Monday.

Feb 02, 2016, 00:35 AM IST

Suspected al Qaeda terrorist was asked to recruit Indian youngsters, claims police

The suspected al Qaeda terrorist Abdur Rahman was asked to recruit youths to work for terror organisations.

Dec 21, 2015, 12:45 PM IST

Suspected terrorist linked with Glasgow attack accused: Odisha Police

"Delhi Police investigation revealed the link of Abdul Rehman with Kafeel Ahmed, a Bengaluru-based techie who succumbed to burn injuries in a failed car bomb attack at Glasgow airport in Scotland," Police Commissioner RP Sharma told media persons.

Dec 17, 2015, 20:50 PM IST

Odisha Police, now, just a click away

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated a state police-citizen portal, enabling tech-savvy people to send their complaints online to the authorities.

Oct 03, 2015, 23:49 PM IST

Puri quadruple murder: Cops suspect hand of acquaintances, kin

Close relatives or acquaintances could be involved in Tuesday's quadruple murder at Astaranga in Puri district with sleuths saying that a property dispute could be the motive behind the killing of the retired district inspector of schools and his wife and two daughters.

Sep 25, 2015, 14:50 PM IST
Big success for Odisha Police as Maoist mastermind behind 2013 Bastar Massacre of Congress leaders killed

Big success for Odisha Police as Maoist mastermind behind 2013 Bastar Massacre of Congress leaders killed

Marking a huge success against the extremists, the Odisha Police on Saturday gunned down three Naxal leaders in an anti-Maoist operation in Malkangiri district here at around 9:30 am, including the mastermind of the Maoists' massacre in Chhattisgarh on May 25, 2013.

Sep 19, 2015, 19:51 PM IST
Controversial godman Srimad Sarathi Baba arrested by Odisha Police

Controversial godman Srimad Sarathi Baba arrested by Odisha Police

Controversial self-styled 'godman' Sarathi Baba was on Saturday arrested by Odisha police on cheating and other charges following violent protests demanding action against him for his alleged escapades.

Aug 08, 2015, 09:41 AM IST

Police exhumes body in Odisha, suspects murder

The decomposed body of a middle-aged man, suspected to have been murdered, was exhumed from the cremation ground at Gumma Padara in Kandhamal district, police said on Sunday.

Aug 02, 2015, 14:54 PM IST

Seven killed, 23 injured in lightning in Odisha

At least seven persons were killed and around 23 others injured when lightning struck them in different parts of Odisha this evening, police said.

Jul 14, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Odisha Police begins probe into Puri temple fiasco

Odisha Police on Thursday began its probe into the circulation of photographs of Lord Jagannath's secret ritual like 'Brahma Paribartan' and burial of old idols of the deities of Puri temple during the Nabakalebara festival in the social media.

Jul 02, 2015, 23:17 PM IST