Crime

Jumbo tramples man to death in Khurda

Khurda: A man was trampled to death by a wild elephant in Khurda district.

The victim, identified as Jambeswar Champati, of Goda village in the district had gone to his cultivable land when a wild pachyderm trampled him to death.

A palpable tension prevails in the area as locals have resented inaction of forest officials in checking wild elephants’ movement into the paddy fields and human habitations. They have demanded adequate compensation for the deceased's family.

20-yr-old girl gang-raped in Sundergarh forest, 5 held

Sundergarh: Five persons were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly gang-raping a 20-year-old girl in Rengeda forest under Kebalanga police limits in Su...

Miscreants Attack On-Duty Home Guard In Puri

Puri: A home guard was critically injured after being attacked by two miscreants with sharp weapons near Gokha area under Baseli police limits in the ...

Youth Found Dead Near Roadside, Family Alleges Murder

Jajpur: Tension ran high in Jenapur area of the district today following suspicious death of a youth.As per reports the deceased identified as Deepak ...

Gurmeet Ram Rahim granted bail in castration case

Panchkula: In a major relief to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, a CBI court in Panchkula on Friday granted him bail in a castration case, ac...