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CREDITLINE GOES TO GANJAM POLICE
Aska, (Ganjam)26/04/19:In a dramatic turn of episode, Aska Police today rescued a contractor with his office assistant those allegedly abducted on Gunpoint from Alipur village around 08:00PM in Ganjam district yesterday. The contractor Prasanna Gouda and his associate Kalu Jena were rescued from Putibadi-Pathara road.
Earlier, the family members of Gouda had lodged a police complaint in connection with the mishap.
According Mr Pitabas Durua,IIC,Aksa, four miscreants had allegedly kidnapped the contractor and his associate at gun point near Alipur village when the duo was returning home after finishing work last night.
Now a police probe is underway as there is no clarity about the motive behind the screen of abduction of the contractor and his associate. Besides, there is no coherence in the statements of Gouda and Jena, IIC Durua said.
Meanwhile, the duo has been taken to the police custody for questioning to elicit information under what circumstances they were kidnapped.
Berhampur,25/04/19:One hardcore miscreant [email protected] Laxminarayan Muni of Kaluasahi Bijipur has been arrested.
According to,Bishnu Pati,SDPO(City) to press that on 13.4.2019 Laxminarayan Muni has thrown live bomb to Manoj Behera @Akara at Ambikanagar causing injury due to previous grudge and absconded.
Acting in action the Town,PS,IIC,Ms Santoshi Muni,IIC,BN Pur,Sarada Prasanna Das and tem able to arrest the miscreant in last late night in a hidden place of the city.
Two more bombs have also been recovered from his possession.SDPO,Pati said.
In connection a case has been registered at Berhampur Twom Police station vide case no - 92/2019 u/s 341/294/324/506 /307 ipc/sec 3,4.&5 of Explosive Substance Act.
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Berhampur,21/04/19: In a gruesome act, a youth was thrashed to death by a group of people last night in village,Badadumula under Gopalpur police limit in Berhampur police district.
The victim, identified as Susant, was assaulted with high power bombs as he was watching TV at his home.
Villagers says four miscreants came by two wheeler and their face is covered by Masks to the house of Sushnat and by throwing bomb they flee from spot at around 9 PM on Saturday.
Getting the information Mr Pinak Mishra, SP, Berhampur, Mr Prabhat Routray,ASP,Mr JK Mohapatra,SDPO and Gopalpur police team rush to the spot .
From spot in action mood Mr Pinak Mishra, SP formed special teams to nab the miscreants as soon as possible.
While interacted with Mr Prabhat Routray, ASP, he said, the deceased Sushant was victim of a dispute between rivals last 5 yrs.
There was series of cases against the deceased at differnet police stations in Berhampur and Ganjam Police district.
Notably the dynamic SP, Mr.Pinak and other officers given consolation to the family of members deceased.
Before the SP the angry villagers demanded immediate arrest of culprits and SP promised them soon they all will be trapped without fail.
Ganjam,(Beguniapada),19/04/19: Soon after the Election is over the women’s of Sumandal Panchayat under Beguniapada have taken to streets and staged a blockade in the main road in a protest to the rise in the sale of illegal liquor in Sumandal Village and other part of Beguniupada Block in Ganjam. They protested against the alleged inaction of the police authorities, District authorities in putting a check to the illegal trade which led to a spurt of crimes and other anti-social activities in the area.
As per the protesters, they had repeated complained about this fact in the police but no action was taken by the police to put a stop to it.
“We have been protesting against the illegal business of liquor in the village .“If the authorities do not take any strong step to stop this liquor business here, the protest will continue and we would block this road for an indefinite period,” he further added.
Several villagers including women and children had joined in the protest and staged a demonstration against the illicit liquor trade in the area.
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Berhampur,17/04/19: As the second phase Poll is scheduled on Thursday , authorities in the Ganjam district communicated for enforcing a strict 48-hour closure of liquor shops in Ganjam , partly to frustrate attempts by candidates to buy ballots with booze, a potent election-time blandishment for poor voters across the Ganjam.
Closure of liquor shops is routine during state or national elections. It is also a time to control for valued voters of the district, where politicians using liquor to buy votes is a common phenomenon. The Election Commission has been tightening oversight to ensure that candidates don’t hand out liquor and other blandishments to voters.
The Berhampur Police department haul around 216 litres of foreign liquor from Hansika Wine Shop,the entry point to the Berhampur Mahanagar.
“We made various seizures all over the Berhampur. The general trend is that distribution of liquor during this election has been very minimal compared to what it used to be earlier," said Pinak Mishra,SP,Berhampur That’s also due to the strong stance taken by the Election Commission."
Alcohol is among the biggest revenue earners for most states, and rules governing alcohol and its pricing vary. Monitoring the movement of alcohol is a big concern for enforcement agencies tasked with preventing its smuggling’s,SP said.
“Election is one of the reasons (for the increase in smuggling cases), but the main reason (for the seizures) is that we have started a special drive and deployed all our staff for this," said BIshnu Pati,SDPO,Berhampur , in a telephone discussion.
Yesterday at late night our BN Pur Police team lead by Sub Inspector, Kaushik Majhi seized 216 ltrs of foreign liquor from Hanskia outlet at Khodasingi while three sales persons are selling in back door. In connection we have arrested three persons those identified as Kalu Sethy of Khodasing,Jitendra Kumar Majhi of Kabisurynagar and Babuni Behera of Ramanagar 2nd lane,Lanjipali.Pati the SDPO said.
In connection BN Pur Police registered a case no 85/2019 u/s 52(a) Odisha Excise Act.
The investigation going on.
Beguniapada (Ganjam),16/04/19:One person was killed in a clash in a village Salabana under Kodola PS limit,Ganjam. district on Tuesday following a long-standing feud between two families over the cold war issues, police said.
The killed person was identified as Adikanda Deo.
According to source, on Monday around 10 PM Manidra Deo, S/o Adikanda Deo went to balcony after finishing their dinner. From top Manidra used filthy languages to their neighbour Daka @ Dactara.A heated argument broke out between members of the two families. It escalated as the two groups attacked each other.Dactara @Daka and two of his associate attacked Adikanda and his son Manindra.Both were seriously injured and shifted to Kodola Hospital and subsequently shifted to Berhampur MKCG Hospital in critical condition. But Adikanda Deo died in the MKCG Hospital.
In connection Kodola IIC,Dillip Kumar Sahu detaained two persons named Jugunu Deo and Sanjay Ghosh and the investigation is ON.
TALCHER POLICE ARRESTED THREE INTER DISTRICT DACOITS . SIX BUNDLE FAKE NOTES AND ONE TOY PISTOL SEIZEDSaturday, 13 April 2019 13:25 Written by odishabarta
Talcher,13/04/19:With a reliable source , Talcher police busted one fake currency note racket at Talcher on 9th April 2019 while was performing motor vehicle check at Santhpada village chowk on NH 149 , one maruti car bearing no OD-19D-2120 was checked which was coming from Brahmani bridge side towards Balharchowk , Driver Dusasan Das and Brajamohan Sahoo were in that vehicle. During searching of that car six bundles of notes and one toy pistol was found under front seat of that car. The vehicle owner is Prasant Kumar Singh of Talcher Town works as Gunman Security at main branch of SBI, Talcher. During investigation , it is confirmed that Brajamohan Sahoo in conspiracy with other criminals of Jajpur Disttrict Padan Mallick and Sangram Keshari Panda having dealing with fake indian currency notes and they have been dealing with the fake notes at different places in and out side of Odisha.
In the month of February 2019 Brajamohan Sahoo had brought fake notes of 60 thousand from same racket of Jajpur and used these fake notes in his fish trading as he is afish merchant by adding fake notes with real notes while purchasing fishes.The kingpin of this racket has been partially identified and Talcher police is taking necessary steps to identify the manufacturing place of fake currency notes.Police seized six bundle of fake notes amounting to Rs. 3 lakh 52 thousand 6 hundred fake notes with one toy pistol. All the currency notes was sent to Chief Manager,SBI Talcher for examine, after examination all the notes found fake and all the notes will be sent to RBI to further examination.
All the three accused persons were forwarded to court. The investigation of the case was under process and other inter district members of this fake currency note rackets will be arrested soon. In après meet at Talcher police station additional SP of AngulSantosh Kumar Mishra and IIC Talcher Soubhagya Chandra Swain informed to media personnel.
Kendrapada,13/04/19:Tightening the noose around the necks of history-sheeters, Kendrapara police nabbed dreaded criminal Sheikh Nabi following an encounter at Arjunpur under Patkura police limits.
The raid was carried out by the special squad of Kendrapara Police in the wee hours today following a tip-off on Nabi’s presence in Arujnpur.
A police team which approached the hideout of the criminal at around 4 am witnessed a return fire by him in a bid to escape from the spot. After cops retaliated, Nabi sustained bullet injury on his right leg and fell down to be arrested and rushed to a hospital.
Nabi has over 10 criminal cases pending against him at different police stations in the district, said police.