Crime

Ganja worth Rs 2.5 crore seized in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: The excise officials seized a huge cache of ganja during a raid near a forest in Jaduguda village in Malkangiri district on Monday. The market value of the seized contraband would be around Rs 2.5 crore.Acting on a tip-off, the excise sleuths of Malkangiri branch conducted raid. During the search, seeing the officials approaching towards them, the accused fled the spot taking the advantage of dark and dense forest.Police have seized the contraband weighing about 500 kg and a Tata pick-up van from the spot. 

Brown sugar seized in city, two peddlers held

Bhubaneswar: The joint team of Quick Action Team (QAT) and Khandagiri police on Saturday seized around 20 grams of brown sugar and arrested two person...

Minor's gang rape in Jaleswar: 20-year jail for two

Balasore: A special POCSO court here on Thursday sentenced two persons to 20 years imprisonment in connection with a gang rape case in Balasore distri...

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...