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Chit Fund Scam: CBI Court rejects Bail Plea of Hansda

Bhubaneswar, Feb 12: The Special CBI Court on Thursday rejected the bail plea of BJD MP Ramchandra Hansda in connection of multi-crore chit fund scam in Odisha. He had appealed to the court seeking permission to attend the upcoming Budget session of Lok Sabha.

The MP from Mayurbhanj had urged the court on Feb 9 to grant him bail to attend the Lok Sabha session.

However the court turned down his plea. He was arrested by the CBI on November 4 last year in connection with the Nabadiganta chit fund scam.

Water logging throws normal life out of gear in Cuttack

Cuttack: The incessant rains on Sunday night exposed the tall claims of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) about its preparedness to deal with water ...

India Successfully Test Fires BrahMos Missile From ITR Chandipur

Bhubaneswar: India on Monday successfully test fired supersonic cruise missile BrahMos off the Odisha coast, proving it one of the best all-weather we...

Heavy rain triggers flash floods in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Flash flood conditions on Monday caused multiple vehicles to be stuck in water, traffic lights to stop working and underpasses to become ...

Five Fake Examinees Held In Rourkela

Rourkela: Police on Sunday arrested five persons for allegedly impersonating as examinees while attending a competitive examination of the Central Ind...