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Bail Plea of Subhankar Nayak rejected in Seashore Scam

Bhubaneswar, Feb 12: Giving no relief to Subhankar Nayak, the middleman and the real estate broker, the district and session judge court here on Thursday rejected his bail plea in connection with the Seashore chit fund scam.

Nayak was arrested for his alleged links with Seashore Group on Nov 18 following CBI raid at his residence. During the raid, the investigative team had seized several vital documents including the diary that gave a clear picture of the massive irregularities in the public deposits and the involvement of politicians, bureaucrats and businessmen in the scam.

Stipend of pre and para-clinical PG students hiked

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government on Tuesday announced a hike in the stipend of post graduate students undertaking pre and para-clinical courses at state...

Bus services to Kotia villages in Odisha soon

Koraput: Following distribution of freebies to the tribals in Kotia gram panchayat in Koraput district, Odisha Government is waking up to the need of ...

Winged guests find new wetlands, less birds sighted in Chilika

Berhampur: Migratory birds are now attracted by other wetlands in Ganjam district and this could be the main reason for the drop in the number of wing...

Odisha govt effects major IAS reshuffle, 8 district collectors changed

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today effected a major reshuffle in bureaucracy involving as many as 16 IAS and OAS officers in the state.While IAS...