Berhampur,21/03/19:On Thursday at noon a press meet was conducted by Prabhat Routray,ASP and the accused persons with the seizure arms and bullets presented before Press. They were all hardcore professional anti-socials and all to all are local youths, he added.
Following the strict instruction of Pinak Mishra the SP, Berhammpur On late night of.20/21,03,2019 around 13 Hrs the Berhampur Town Police team foil a major crime during their night patrolling.
After the success of BN Pur Police,Bada Bazar and Gosanuagaon today Berhampur Town Police busted another major dacoity in city.
Bishnu Pati,SDPO, told to scribe that town Cop have received a confirmed information that a group of anti-socials are gathered at Suraj VIhar in City and planning to commit a major dacoity. Soon the police officers diverted the root to the spot a raid was conducted .In connection five persons were apprehended.
The accused persons are; Koko @ Kokhan,Kuna Sethy,Sandy @ Sandeep Agarwal,Aiash Khan,Kanhu Panda.All forwarded to court.
Berhampur,20/03/19:On On 19/20/3 night at 1 am the Bada Bazar police on night patrolling they received a secret of information that a group of anti-socials are gathered in a particular place in city to commit a major crime.
Soon the IIC Prashant Bhupati and his officers rush to the spot and a raid was conducted .In connection five persons were apprehended.
Immediately the police team raided over them and could be able to caught them on spot all five anti-socials with a cache of illegal arms like; one country made pistol of 12 bore,5 nos live ammunition,3 swords, and two number of bikes without registration from their possession.During interrogation, the arrested confessed to their plan of committing dacoity.
According to IIC Prashant Bhupati the accused persons are local criminals have past crime record in different police stations.They were identified as Pintu Sethy,Papu Sethy ,P Rajesh Rao,Kalia Dakua and S Rajat Sahoo.All forwarded to court this evening.
Beguniapada,(Ganjam),16/03/19:On Saturday The Beguniapada police in Ganjam unearthed an illegal production of spurious liquor in a isolated forest at Chandanpur GP under Beguniapada block in Ganjam.
Earlier, the police had got information that a group of anti-socials are running a factory of spurious liquor in a forest area which is around 10km away from Chandanpur G.P.
Getting the information OIC, Beguniapada,PS Dipti R Behera and his team rush to the spot around 2 PM today found the illegal factory and spoiled more than 10 thousand liters.
While interacted with OIC,Behera he said,only a few days left for the General Election,2019 in the state, liquor Mafias are active for the use of country-made liquor in election we suspected.
However in connection no one is arrested yet still we are in search to nab the Mafias soon, he added.
Sources revealed that the demand for liquor had already increased in the rural areas as prospective candidates had started wooing voters.
Rayagada,15/03/19:Police claimed to have busted a sex racket operating in a rented house at Saipriya Nagar in Rayagada Town.
Acting on a tip-off, the police party conducted a raid in the rented house in Saipriya Nagar last night and rescued a woman while arresting six persons for their alleged involvement in the flesh trade.
The arrested persons have been identified as Chandan Kumar Choudhary, Amit Kumar Laya, Biren Kumar Laya, Dukhishyam Kar, Jagannath Nayak, and Sibaram Dakua.
Police also seized Rs 35,000, six mobile phones, a car and a motorcycle from them.
A case (77/19) has been registered in this connection. The accused persons have also been forwarded to court. A detailed probe into the matter is underway, the police said.
Reoprt;Manoj Kanta Dash,Odishabarta
Berhampur,15/03/19:With elections drawing closer, Director General of Police (DGP) Dr.Rajendra Prasad Sharma Friday reviewed preparedness of security forces law and order, crime and other related electioneering issues with the SPs and Range IGP to ensure peaceful polls in south Odisha at the conference hall of IGP,(SR),Behampur.
It was the first full-fledged meeting on the eve of forthcoming General Election in Berhampur.A threadbare discussion was held with the all District Superintendent of Police under the southern range.
DGP asked the SPs to assess the booths and make vulnerability mapping of the booths and critical polling stations basing on the past incidents of violation, political rivalries, booth capturing etc during 2014 general election .
He also asked the SPs to start the confidence building with the PUBLIC-POLICE and exercises in the Districts, so as to create a friendly and fearless environment before the election.
There will be several meeting; rallies and VVIP visits safety of the candidates in the Districts are expected during electioneering. DGP instructed the SPs to be fair and judicious while granting permission for the purpose.
“All necessary steps should be taken to ensure that the election is conducted peacefully in a smooth manner without any untoward incident,” Sharma said.
Necessary measures for transportation and movement of election materials including electronic voting machines (EVMs) were also discussed.
Among Senior police officials RP,Koche,ADG,(Operation),Sanjeev Panda,IGP,L&O,Sunil Ray, Director, Intelligence, Ghanshyam Upadhya,IG,SIW,,IG,SR,Yatindra Koyal.Pinak Mishra,SP,Berhampur,Brijesh Ray,SP,Ganjam,Prateek Singh,SP,Kandhaamal,Ms Sara Sharma,SP,Gajapati and Sudhanshu Sekhar Mishra SP,Boudh attended the meeting.
Report;Manoj Kant Dash,Odishabarta
Berhampur,14/03/19:The Gosainuagaon Police arrested five robbers from Haladiapadar fly over bridge the outskirts of the city on National Highway-16 in the Berhampur police district today.
Today in a press meet Mr BP Pati,SDPO(City),briefed that on 13/14.03.2019 night at about 2.00 A.M while Sub Inspector Joyti Ranjan Behera of Gosaninuagam P.S along with sub staffs were performing night patrolling duty at N.H-16 in Police PCR vehicle received information that a group of anti-social were assembled near Haladiapadar fly over bridge being armed with deadly weapons like; pistol. Sword, bombs etc to commit docaity from Hotel Puspa.
Acting in action Police team rushed the spot, and caught red handed 5 culprits with arm and ammunitions.
They were identified as Bhabani Sakar Padhi(26 Yrs) ,Sujit Kumar Sahu(21 Yrs) Prasant Kumar Sahu(28Yrs) Sarat Sahu(26Yrs) and Susant Sahu(30Yrs) .
Police have seized one single shut pistol, 2 rounds of Live ammunitions , three nos of sword, one Nokia Mobile phone, cash of Rs 480/-, two nos of bomb were from their possession.
The five robbers have been arrested and forwarded to court. Further investigation in underway," said Summet,IIC,Gosaninauagaon.
Report;Manoj Kant Dash,Pranaya Panda,Odishabarta
Phulbani,12/03/19:A woman Maoist was gunned down in an encounter with security forces near Tumudibandha forests in Odisha’s Kandhamal district on Wednesday.
Earlier on the day, Maoists’ posters were surfaced at Parampanga village under Baliguda sub-division in the same district asking people of the region to boycott the upcoming general elections.
ADG (Operation) RP Koche said, acting on a specific tipoff about a hideout of ultras in forests at Tumudibandha, security forces raided the place and gunned down a woman Maoist. However, some cadre Maoists managed to flee the spot.
A group of Maoists, which had set up a camp in the jungle, were tracked down by the forces on Wednesday following which the security personnel entered the jungle and had a brief exchange of fire with the red rebels. In the lengthy exchange of fire, a female Maoist was killed on the spot. Besides, the forces seized four guns, there grenades and several other Maoist articles were also seized during the search. We have deployed Special Operation Group (SOG) and District Voluntary Force (DVF) for combing operation in the area, he added.
Cuttack,11/03/19:In order to provide full proof security during the election, a high-level meeting on Monday was held to discuss the security arrangements during the visits of political leaders to various areas.
DGP RP Sharma held the meeting with CP, Range IGPs, DIGPs, DCPs and District SPs through video conferencing. The DGP said that there should be effective and unobtrusive security arrangement.
Similarly, Senior IB and SPG officials who attended the attended the programme, apprised the officers in the field through power point presentation about the possibilities of multi-faceted security threats to the VVIPs, including MP and Union Ministers during the election campaign.
The experts who came from IB and NSG suggested several precautionary and preparatory measures during the visit of VVIPs and other dignitaries.
There should be different types of security arrangement for different categories of dignitaries.
The security arrangement for Prime Minister should be done as prescribed in the Blue Book.
The District SPs should have close coordination with the officers of SPG during the visit of PM.
The SPs should also liaison with the local organizers during public meetings or road shows.
Selection of meeting venue needs to be done keeping the security angles in view.
Adequate steps should be taken for effective crowd control.
Parking place should be selected at a safe distance from the meeting place.
There should be an adequate light arrangement in the dais as well as a meeting place.
A limited number of people should be allowed on the dais during VVIP programme.
Steps should be taken to avoid fire hazards and other man-made accidents during public meetings.
Fire fighting equipment shall be kept in readiness.
There shall be adequate checking and frisking of people during the public meeting.
Special security arrangement shall be done during VVIPs road shows.
Sniffer dog, explosive detector, CCTV and other electronic gadgets shall be used to strengthen the security.
Preparation and safety of helipads to be seen.
Radio Communication and navigation equipments must be used by the crew members of helicopter carrying VVIPs.
There should be contingency planning for any untoward incident during election campaign.
Proper certification should be obtained from GED, Fire Service, PWD and other line departments who are involved in the preparation of stage, barricading and helipads.
The SOP for road shows of VVIPs to be strictly followed.
There should be adequate clearance all around the stage.
Adequate barricading to be done in the meeting place.
Duty passes to be issued to the officers on duty.
There should be double checking of people in the front sector of the meeting place