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.

College girl stabbed by classmate in Cuttack, critical

Cuttack: A college girl sustained grievous stab injuries after she was attacked by a fellow student with a knife in broad daylight in Adaspur block in...

ORHDC scam: IAS officer Vinod Kumar gets 3-yr jail term

Bhubaneswar: A Special Vigilance Court on Monday convicted senior IAS officer and former director of Odisha Rural Housing Development Corporation (ORH...

Siblings kill mother for pension money in Sundargarh

Sundargarh: An elderly woman was allegedly killed by her two sons for refusing to hand over them the money she had received as widow pension in Sundar...

Dreaded criminal nabbed after gunfight in Jeypore

Jeypore: Intensifying crackdown on history-sheeters, Jeypore police nabbed a dreaded criminal Jitu Kana after an encounter here on Tuesday. However, h...