Crime

Dreaded Criminal Injured In Police Encounter In Capital

Bhubaneswar: Janmejaya Rout, who was wanted in several cases including kidnapping and attempt to murder, was injured in a police encounter in Laxmisagar area of the Capital city late last night. The police opened fire at him when he attempted to escape.

Sources said when Janmejaya along with his two associates was attempting to kidnap a youth from Badagada area in a Bolero, two youths of Laxmisagar area tried to intercept them. However, the miscreants attacked the two youths with sharp weapons following which they sustained injuries.

Minor girl raped, killed in Mayurbhanj!

Bhubaneswar: In another ghastly incident, a minor girl was allegedly raped and killed at Garudabasa village under the Betonati police limits in Mayurb...

Minor girl raped, killed in Malkangiri!

Bhubaneswar: In another ghastly incident, the body of a minor girl was found from an abandoned place near Rejangiwada village in Malkangiri district e...

35 kg ganja seized, 2 held in Kandhamal

Kandhamal: Police seized seized 35 kg of ganja and arrested two persons from Phiringia Kuchiki Chhak in Kandhamal district early this morning.The poli...

Miscreants throw acid on girl in Balasore

Balasore: A girl suffered burn injuries to her face and body when miscreants threw acid on her in Balasore district today, police said.The acid attack...