Crime

Police cracks Nilagiri murder case with arrest of prime accused

Balasore: Nilagiri police claimed to have cracked the murder case of a person, who was killed at Panchalingeswar on February 8, with the arrest of prime accused today.

The arrested was identified as Sharat Bhoi (40), a resident of Bhingarpur village under Balianta police limits in Khurda district.According to reports, Biswaranjan Guru (35) of Dimiri village under Cuttack's Gobindapur police limits was allegedly killed by Bhoi over a monetary dispute on February 8, this year.Following this, the local police had launched a probe into the matter and arrested Bhoi today.During interrogation, the accused has also admitted that he had killed Guru over a monetary dispute.

Businessman robbed of Rs 3 lakh by unidentified miscreants

Bhubaneswar: A businessman has been robbed of Rs 3 lakh allegedly by unidentified miscreants at Rajmahal Square in Bhubaneswar on Thursday.The victim ...

Three engineering students arrested for peddling ganja

Cuttack: Three engineering students were arrested by the Central Excise Intelligence officials during a raid at Madhupatna Square in Cuttack today on ...

Girl gang-raped in Sukinda, locals gherao police station

Jajpur: Tension prevailed in the locality under Sukinda police limits in Jajpur district late last night following the gang-rape of a girl in the area...

Stray dogs feed on newborn dumped in Bolangirís Pudapali

Bolangir: In a shocking incident, some stray dogs were found devouring a newborn baby near Mahimunda at Pudapali in Bolangir district on Thursday.Acco...