Crime

BSNL Officer Arrested In Odisha While Taking Bribe

Bidika Chandra Gupta, Additional General Manager, Microwave Project (Bhubaneswar), was caught while demanding and accepting Rs 1 lakh from a contractor for passing his pending bills with BSNL, the CBI said in statement.

Earlier, the contractor had registered a case with the CBI in this regard.
Searches are being conducted at the office and residence of the arrested BSNL officer. He will be presented before a court, the statement added.

Old man injured in bear attack in Ganjam

Berhampur: An old man was critically injured as a bear attacked him in Giri Hill under Kabisuryanagar area in Ganjam district early this morning.Accor...

Bombs hurled in Nayagarh; 2 critical, Rs 3.21L looted

Nayagarh: In a an incident, miscreants hurled bombs at goat and looted away Rs 3.20 lakh from them traders at Kumundi under Khandapada police limits i...

Suspected Maoists kill super class contractor in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: Suspected Left-Wing Extremists (LWE) today killed a super class contractor in Lanjigarh area of Kalahandi district.The deceased was iden...

ATM burnt during loot attempt in Balasore

Balasore: An incident has come to the fore an ATM counter was burnt at Uttarshwar Bazaar under Soro police limits in Balasore district last night whil...