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Ponzi Scam: CBI takes Sagar Ray on 12-Day Remand

Bhubaneswar, Nov 15: The special CBI court sent the builder Sagar Ray, who was arrested in connection with chit fund scam yesterday, to CBI custody on remand for 12 days for further interrogation in the case.

The CBI had sought 14-day remand of Ray after he was produced in the court today.

Ray was the managing director of the Orison Properties Ltd. He was arrested on Friday for his alleged links with the AT Group.

His business partners Vineet Lalani and Dillip Mohanty, who were the directors of the real estate firm, were earlier arrested on similar charges last week.

Odisha to set up Capital Region Transport Service

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Saturday decided to set up Capital Region TransportService (CRTS) to provide bus service to people in Cuttack, Bhuba...

By-poll: BJD topples BJP in Baleswar ZP seat

Baleswar: In the by-election for the Baleswar Zilla Parishad Zone-26 member post held on Friday, the BJD registered an impressive victory trouncing it...

Phulbani still coldest place in Odisha

Phulbani in Kandahmal district continued to remain as the coldest place in Odisha with the mercury level remaining at 3.5 degrees Celsius on Saturday....

12 commercial high-rises fail fire-safety tests in Cuttack

Cuttack: After inspecting fire safety measures at shopping malls and hotels in Puri, Bhubaneswar and other major towns in the State, the Fire Services...