NO ILL INTENTION TO MISBEHAVE OR HURT ANYONE
Kendrapara,17/07/19:The Kendrapara district Superintendent of Police, Mr Sekhar landed in trouble after a video, purportedly showing him raising his hand to slap a local television journalist, surfaced today. The video footage of the SP’s misbehaviour with journalist at the Barimula helipad in the district has gone widely viral on social media.
According to the reports, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had gone to poll-campaign Patkura for promote party candidate Sabitri Agarwalla and the journalist was there to cover the news. But unfortunately , the SP, who was present at the helipad, got irked and raised his hand to beat the journalist (?).
Though the incident has induced criticism from several quarters, comments from the concerned SP could not be obtained on the matter.
Later the Kendrapara SP sought an Sorry over the incident and said, “I haven’t even touched anyone, slapping is far too an assumption. Anyway if it has hurt to any of the scribes. I express my Sorry”. We all are doing our job. Certain behavior at certain time may hurt some but again there was absolutely no intention to misbehave or hurt anyone. Let’s forget and move ahead looking forward to a cordial and friendly relationship for ever.
Jeypore,17/07/19:A dreaded criminal and inter-state ganja mafia was nabbed following an encounter at Hatisala Chowk area in Jeypore of Koraput district early on Wednesday morning.
The injured criminal has been identified as Kabul Khara. He was rushed to the district headquarters hospital for treatment.
According to reports, at around 4.30 am today a team of Jeypore Town Police conducted a raid in the area after a tip-off about the presence of Kabul. Spotting the cops Kabul fired two rounds at them while the police fired in retaliation. Kabul sustained bullet injuries on his left leg.
Several criminal cases are pending against Kabul at different police stations in Jeypore and neighbouring districts. Kabul was actively involved
Report;Manoj Kanta Dash,Odishabarta
Berhampur,17/07/19: One most wanted criminals allegedly involved in gold chain snatching incident from a Tution going student near Khallikote college on 17thJune 2019 afternoon. The accused was identified as Manga alias Rakesh Panda of Gosainuagaon,Berhampur under Town Police limit.
Veteran Manga @Rakesh Panda has been arrested in connection with a Case of snatching this afternoon by Town Police Station..He has committed robbery of Gold chain from Bijipur Chhak on 6th March 2019 from a lady.
Both the gold chains Weighing 20gms and 15.650 gms have been recovered. By Police.
While interacted with SDPO,Town Mr BP Pati he said many secrets may come into front after the TI parade will be conducted. At this juncture nothing more can be communicated as the same will hamper prosecution.
Puri,16/07/19:Police on Tuesday arrested six persons including the prime accused in connection with the brutal murder of three persons at Patnaikia Square in Sakhigopal police jurisdiction in Puri district on Sunday.
Based on the statement of the deceased family members, police had registered a case and initiated a probe into the matter.
During the investigation, it was ascertained that the incident was the fallout of past enmity.
Three persons including two brothers of former sarpanch of Sadanandpur, Ajay Behera were brutally hacked to death by miscreants in broad daylight near Pattnaikiya Chhak on Cuttack-Puri National Highway on Sunday. Following an investigation, police have detained four persons in this connection.
The bodies of the deceased- Krushna Behera, Purna Behera and Panchu Behera of Sadanadapur were handed over to their families after post mortem. However, three platoons of police forces have been deployed in the area to avoid any untoward incident with markets and shops still shut due to outrage by the locals.
“Prior to this, the same persons had attacked me and other members of my family during Satasankha Melana. I was harassed by them. I had even lodged a complaint at the Satyabadi police station. There was a threat to my husband’s life and I begged before them to help me. Police then assured me that they will look into it,” said wife of one of the deceased.
Meanwhile, Puri SP Umashankar Das has claimed family feud over land dispute as the reason behind the gruesome murders.
“All the accused directly involved in the murder or been a part of the conspiracy, have been identified. We have detained four persons so far and interrogating them. All the accused will be arrested soon,” said Das.
“Yesterday’s incident cannot be tagged as a triple murder. It was rather an outcome of a family feud due to land dispute. There have been instances of scuffle in the family earlier, which took a violent turn yesterday,” added the SP.
Berhampur,16/07/19:Two minor boy were apprehended before the IIC Hinjili Police station Mr.Abhimanyu Das.
During police interrogation the duo confessed that they have committed theft on 13.7.19 night by breaking the lock of shops at Vegetable market Hinjili and manage to taken away cash of Rs-33240/- from two commercial shops , one book store and one grocery shop.
On Monday while the both the duo were roaming in market area to purchase of mobile phone both are nab by our team, IIC,Mr Das,he said
In connection police registered a case and both are produced before the court.
Kendrapara,15/07/19:A youth was arrested for allegedly circulating the intimate videos and photographs of his girlfriend through WhatsApp in Pattamundai area of Kendrapara district.
The matter came to light after police arrested the accused, identified as Soumya Ranjan Sahu. He was sent to judicial custody after the rejection of his bail petition.
According to police, the accused developed an affair with the victim while they were studying in high school. As the youth the failed in the Plus II examination, he went to Bangalore for work. On the other hand, the girl continued her study.
During the course of their relationship, the youth took the girl to various places and kept physical relation with her on multiple occasions. The youth also clandestinely captured the videos of their intimate moment in his phone.
Meanwhile, the youth proposed the girl for marriage which she rejected. Angry over the rejection, the youth sent the video of their intimate moments to the girl’s maternal uncle and his friends through WhatsApp.
When the girl’s father learnt about the viral video, he lodged a complaint with Pattamundai police. Acting on the complaint, inspector-in-charge Rakesh Kumar Tripathy inquired into the matter and arrested the accused youth.
The police seized the cellphone of the youth containing the obscene videos and photographs and a CD from his house. A case has been registered and the accused has been sent to jail.
Bargarh,14/07/19: A forest official among three fake Maoists was arrested on charges of extortion here in the district today.
He was identified as Batakrushna Sethi, posted as the deputy ranger of Sambalpur zone. Two others, who were arrested along with the official, were Dala Gobinda Sahu and Balaram Sahoo, the siblings.
According to reports, the three were threatening the rich persons and extorting money from them by impersonating as Maoists.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of Bhatli police conducted raids at various locations in Bargarh today and nabbed three. They also seized Rs 1.65 lakh cash, 3 mobile phones and two bikes from possession of the accused persons.
The three had been extorting huge amount of cash from reputed contractors and businessmen in the past four years by posing as Maoists. They were calling upon the people and threatening them, informed Bargarh SP Mukesh Kumar Bhamoo.
A trap was laid to catch the fake Maoists after receiving information against them from various sources, he added.
Puri,14/07/19:Three people, including two brothers, were brutally murdered by unknown miscreants at Patnaikia Square in Sakhigopal police jurisdiction in Puri district on Sunday.
The incident took place in the evening. The identities of the deceased were not immediately ascertained. It is suspected that the murders were a fallout of past enmity.
Upon being informed, police rushed to the spot and seized the bodies. The police have launched a probe into the matter and inspected the area.
Following the murders, tension erupted in the area. The angry mob blocked the Puri-Patnaikia road disrupting vehicular movement on the route
As the murders occurred a few metres away from the Bhubaneswar-Puri main road, it disrupted the vehicular movement on the route. Hundreds of vehicles remained stranded on both sides of the road.
Notably, the rituals of offering Adhara Pana to the deities on chariots conducted in Puri today and lakhs of devotees visited the pilgrim city. Although adequate security arrangements have been made for the occasion, the triple murder has raised a question on the security.