Crime

EOW nabs one more person in Nayasarak Allahabad bank loan fraud case

Cuttack: The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the State Crime Branch today arrested one Abhilash Mohanty in connection with a loan fraud case at the Allahabad bank, Nayasarak branch occurred between 2009 and March 2010.
With the arrest of Mohanty, at least 18 persons have been arrested in this connection. Meanwhile, Mohanty was forwarded to the Cuttack Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate Court.

The instant case was registered on the report of Pranab Kumar Ray, senior manager of Allahabad bank of Nayasarak branch in Cuttack in the matter of fraudulent availing of loan to the tune of Rs 2.26 crore by 85 loanees under 'Sarala Loan' scheme from the brnahc from the December 2009 to March 2010 on the basis of forged documents in collusion with Rabindra Kumar Jena, establishment officer at the Cuttack-Gandarpur-based Drainage Division Chief Engineer's office.

Brown sugar seized in Khurda, two peddlers held

Khurda: Excise sleuths on Saturday seized brown sugar worth Rs 20 lakh from Baseli Sahi area in Khurda district arrested two peddlers in this connecti...

Crime Branch STF Nets Pangolin Smuggler

Bhubaneswar: The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch on Friday arrested Jamshed, one of the key accused in the pangolin smuggling racket in Odish...

Actress Simran Singh's death: Accused hubby held in Bolangir

Bolangir: In a recent development in the Sambalpuri album actress Simran Singh's death case, Bolangir's Belapada police detained her husband today.Ear...

Miscreants Loot Odisha Gramya Bank In Mayurbhanj

Baripada: In yet another bank robbery, the Odisha Gramya Bank's Pratappur branch under Badasahi police limits in Mayurbhanj district was looted by thr...