State

NIA likely to probe in Puri train fire

Bhubaneswar,November 23: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is likely to take up the probe into Puri train fire case, source said on Sunday.

The prime accused Subas is frequently changing his statements, it has become a challenge for investigating agencies to find coherence during questioning.

Earlier in the day, personnel of the State Intelligence department interrogated Subas at SIW office here for hours in presence of officers from GRP and RPF.

Source added during the interrogation of 27-year-old Subas, who is in GRP remand at present, the officials are trying to find out what was the life style of the accused before the incident, why he visited Puri and who else is involved in committing the crime. Besides, the officials are trying to find his connection with either Maoist or terrorist organization.

Notably, Subas does not understand any other language apart from Tamil.

Odisha BJP to 'chargesheet' BJD Govt over 36 corruption cases, releases booklet

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to State, the Odisha BJP has decided to reach out to people with a list of allegations agai...

Announce Special package for Odisha before visit: PCC chief urges PM

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) president Niranjan Patnaik on Monday demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi announce a speci...

5 Killed In Lightning, Warning For 22 Districts Till May 26

Bhubaneswar: At least five persons, including two minor boys were killed in separate incidents of lightning in the State during the past 24 hours. Amo...

March 2020 Deadline For Bolangir LPG Bottling Plant: Pradhan

Bolangir: Taking a step towards fulfilling Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of 'Purvodaya' (A prosperous East for a New India), Union Minister Dh...