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.

Youth shot dead at Baripada

Baripada: In a shocking incident, a youth was shot dead by some miscreants at Baripada Palabani in Mayurbhanj district early this morning.The youth, i...

Moving SUV catches fire in Balasore, narrow escape for 3

Balasore: Three persons had a narrow escape after a moving SUV caught fire and burnt completely here on Thursday.They have been identified as Bhubesh ...

Kujanga RI caught taking bribe

Jagatsinghpur: Vigilance sleuths on Thursday caught Kujanga Revenue Inspector Subash Das red-hand while demanding and accepting bribe money from a man...

1 killed in head-on collision between two trucks at Angul

Angul: A man was killed on the spot while two others were critically injured in a head-on collision between two trucks on National Highway (NH) 55 nea...