Chitfund scam: BJD MLA, former Odisha AG among 16 chargesheeted by CBI
Chitfund scam: BJD MLA, former Odisha AG among 16 chargesheeted by CBI

The CBI on Thursday chargesheeted BJD MLA Pravat Tripathi, former Attorney General of Odisha Ashok Mohanty in ponzi cheating case.

Orissa HC rejects BJD MLA's anticipatory bail plea

The Orissa High Court Monday rejected the anticipatory bail application of ruling BJD MLA and former government chief whip Pravat Tripathy, who had been interrogated by CBI for his alleged involvement in a multi- crore chitfund scam.

CBI grills BJD MLA Pravat Kumar in chitfund scam

Senior BJD leader and Odisha MLA Pravat Kumar Tripathy was on Tuesday interrogated by CBI in connection with the chit-fund scam, while the ruling party sought to wash its hands off saying Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik would not tolerate any corruption.

BJD MLA Pravat Kumar Tripathy seeks bail in advance

Senior BJD leader and Banki MLA Pravat Kumar Tripathy on Monday approached the Orissa High Court seeking anticipatory bail following the raid of his houses by CBI.

Court asks police to probe rape charge against BJD MLA

A court has directed police to enquire into a complaint of rape against a ruling BJD MLA and his associate in Odisha.

Pipili MLA files affidavit before probe panel

Pradeep Maharathy denied before an enquiry commission that he had any role in the sensational Pipili rape and murder case.

Odisha: Maoists kill BJD ward member

About a year after killing a BJD MLA, Maoists shot dead a ward member of the ruling party suspecting him to be a police informer in Odisha`s Nabarangpur district.

Probe ordered into attack on BJD leader

Odisha govt ordered an investigation into the attack of Housen Rabi Gandhi by a rival group in Jaipur district.

BJD MLAs, MPs, ministers hold meeting to counter Mohapatra

With Rajya Sabha MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra likely to disclose something about Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday, panicked BJD leaders met.

Odisha toughens stand on Maoists’ new demands

As the deadline set by two Maoist groups in the twin hostage crisis ends on Tuesday, the Odisha government seemed to have toughened its stance.

Odisha: Uncertainty over hostages’ release

The chances of an early solution to the
twin hostage crises in Odisha appeared to have receded with both the Maoist groups placing new conditions for the duo`s release from captivity.

Odisha: Talks on Italian hostage crisis resume

Talks resumed on Wednesday between the Odisha Government and Maoist negotiators for release of the Italian captive while the state Assembly unanimously appealed to the kidnappers of BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka to free him.

Maoists set April 5 deadline for BJD MLA’s release

Maoists guerrillas on Tuesday set April 5 deadline for the Odisha government to concede to their demands to secure release of abducted BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka.

Odisha to take call on rescuing hostages: PC

The Centre on Saturday said Odisha
government was rightly talking to the Maoists for the safe
release of an abducted Italian and an MLA.

Hostage crisis: Odisha CM holds emergency meet

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday presided over an emergency meeting on the ongoing hostage crises in the state.

Talks stalled as Maoists take Odisha MLA hostage

Crucial talks between Odisha government and Maoists’ interlocutors ended in a deadlock after the left ultra kidnapped a BJD legislator.

Odisha abduction: Uproar in Assembly

Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members on Saturday created an uproar in Odisha Assembly over the abduction of a tribal member by Maoists early on Saturday.

Case filed against BJD MLA for slapping Home guard

A case was registered against ruling BJD MLA Subarna Nayak for allegedly slapping
and misbehaving with a woman home guard.

Slain BJD MLA cremated

The mortal remains Of BJD MLA Jagabandhu Majhi, killed by suspected Maoists, were
consigned to flames at Umerkote in Nawarangpur district.