Crime

Orissa HC grants bail to Seashore Chief Prashant Das in three case

Cuttack: In a major development in the Seashore chit fund scam, Orissa High Court today granted bail to Prashant Das, the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) in three of the cases filed against him.

Notably, Prashant Das, CMD of Seashore Group was behind bars since 2013 after getting arrested by the Economic Offence Wing (EOW) of State Crime Branch from Mumbai on June 2013 allegedly for duping investors to the tune of Rs 500 crore in Odisha by floating ponzi schemes under the company.

HC grants conditional bail to Raja Acharya

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today granted conditional bail to gangster Sandeep alias Raja Acharya in connection with abduction of Bhubaneswar-based...

2 trucks collide head-on in city; 1 critical, 4 hurt

Bhubaneswar: Five persons were injured, one of them critically, as two speeding trucks collided head-on at Acharya Vihar Square in the city early this...

Mishap averted after staff detects crack on rail track in Odisha

Balasore: Passengers on-board Kharagpur-Bhubaneswar Fast Passenger train had a close shave on Thursday as timely detection of a crack on the tracks ne...

Fake currency worth Rs 1.06 lakh seized, 4 arrested in Boudh

Boudh: Five members of a gang were arrested by police today on charges of circulating counterfeit currency notes in Boudh.Acting on a tip off, police ...