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On the basis of the mother’s complaint, an FIR was registered and the man was arrested on Monday morning under various sections of the IPC and the Pocso Act. (Representative Photo @odisha_police)

87-year-old man arrested for raping minor in Odisha: Police

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2020 09:07 PM IST
The girl’s mother alleged that the family of the accused kept a close watch on her to ensure that no complaint is filed with the police.
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Pramila and her daughter Satyapriya Nath had gone missing from their home in Manpada village on September 19. Their bodies were found floating in Hansua river and a pond, respectively, the next day. (Representative photo)
Pramila and her daughter Satyapriya Nath had gone missing from their home in Manpada village on September 19. Their bodies were found floating in Hansua river and a pond, respectively, the next day. (Representative photo)

After a hold-up of 4 days, woman, pregnant daughter cremated in Odisha

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2020 06:50 PM IST
Hundreds of villagers resisted all attempts of police and administration to cremate the bodies even as the corpses started decaying.
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Though the 20-year old woman went into labour, ambulance could not reach her due to fallen trees blocking the road to her house(HT Photo)
Though the 20-year old woman went into labour, ambulance could not reach her due to fallen trees blocking the road to her house(HT Photo)

At least 60 babies delivered in Odisha during cyclone Amphan

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
PUBLISHED ON MAY 21, 2020 10:13 PM IST
Bhadrak district collector Gyana Das shared the picture of the mother and her newborn twins on his official Twitter account while appreciating the services of Angawadi workers, ASHA workers and other health workers during the calamity.
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More than 1.25 lakh people have so far been evacuated from low-lying coastal areas and the process of evacuation was still underway in some places like Balasore, Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) P K Jena said.(Reuters file photo)
More than 1.25 lakh people have so far been evacuated from low-lying coastal areas and the process of evacuation was still underway in some places like Balasore, Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) P K Jena said.(Reuters file photo)

Woman delivers baby in fire service vehicle as cyclone ‘Amphan’ pounds Odisha

By Press Trust of India| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal | Kendrapara, Odisha
PUBLISHED ON MAY 20, 2020 02:19 PM IST
Both the mother and the newborn are healthy and have been shifted to Mahakalpada government-run community health centre in the district, Deputy Fire Officer P K Dash said.
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The woman’s former husband said he suffered mental and financial strain because of the evil designs of his wife and carelessness in the investigation.(HT PHOTO.)
The woman’s former husband said he suffered mental and financial strain because of the evil designs of his wife and carelessness in the investigation.(HT PHOTO.)

7 years after she ‘disappeared’, Odisha woman turns up with another partner

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2020 10:48 PM IST
The police in Kendrapara district on Monday found Itishree Maharana alias Jhilirani living with her auto driver husband Rajiv Maharana at a rented home in Pipili area of Puri district, 7 years after she had left her husband Abhay Sutar.
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Police officials in Kendrapara said Das’s post-mortem report indicated that he probably died of a road accident.(HT FILE PHOTO.)
Police officials in Kendrapara said Das’s post-mortem report indicated that he probably died of a road accident.(HT FILE PHOTO.)

Week after RTI activist’s death, police say it was an ‘accident’

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2020 06:09 PM IST
Das had taken to RTI activism 8 years ago, filing a series of applications seeking information into the irregularities in the district.
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The body of Ranjan Kumar Das, a 35-year-old RTI activist known for filing multiple RTI applications in connection with several irregularities in Kendrapara district, was found just about 2 km from his home in Beruan village on Saturday morning.(HT PHOTO.)
The body of Ranjan Kumar Das, a 35-year-old RTI activist known for filing multiple RTI applications in connection with several irregularities in Kendrapara district, was found just about 2 km from his home in Beruan village on Saturday morning.(HT PHOTO.)

RTI activist found dead near his home in Odisha’s Kendrapara

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2020 07:47 PM IST
Das had taken to RTI activism about 8 years ago filing a series of applications seeking information about different government schemes in the district.
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In his complaint before the Kendrapara Sadar police station, Swain alleged that he so far received around Rs 21 lakh in cash and online transfers leaving dues of Rs 11.45 lakh.(GETTY IMAGES.)
In his complaint before the Kendrapara Sadar police station, Swain alleged that he so far received around Rs 21 lakh in cash and online transfers leaving dues of Rs 11.45 lakh.(GETTY IMAGES.)

BJD MP booked over non-payment of dues to printing press owner

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2020 01:06 AM IST
Smruti Ranjan Swain, who owns a printing press called Baladevjew Ad Media in Kendrapara, had printed campaign material of the film actor-turned-MP in 2019 polls worth Rs 32.56 lakh.
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In tribal-dominated Gajapati and Rayagada districts, incessant rains led to mudslides in hill top areas in Gajapati and Rayagada districts burying several houses.(Arabinda Mahapatra/ HT FILE Photo)
In tribal-dominated Gajapati and Rayagada districts, incessant rains led to mudslides in hill top areas in Gajapati and Rayagada districts burying several houses.(Arabinda Mahapatra/ HT FILE Photo)

Five killed as rains batter Odisha, schools in 11 districts shut

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
PUBLISHED ON OCT 25, 2019 01:42 PM IST
Special relief commissioner PK Jena said the deaths were reported from Kandhamal, Puri, Balasore, Kenndrapara and Keonjhar districts.
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A dalit man in Odisha’s Kendrapara district has been living in a toilet allotted to him under the Centre’s flagship programme Swachh Bharat Mission after cyclone ‘Fani’ razed his kutcha house to ground(Arabinda Mahapatra / Hindustan Times)
A dalit man in Odisha’s Kendrapara district has been living in a toilet allotted to him under the Centre’s flagship programme Swachh Bharat Mission after cyclone ‘Fani’ razed his kutcha house to ground(Arabinda Mahapatra / Hindustan Times)

Odisha man, family living in toilet after cyclone Fani razes house

By Press Trust of India | Kendrapara (Odisha)
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2019 03:29 PM IST
Rendered homeless, Khirod Jena (58), a landless daily wage earner in Raghudeipur village, has been living in 7 feet x 6 feet toilet along with spouse and two grown up daughters.
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A 29-year-old man was arrested Saturday on the charge of blackmailing his sister-in-law after he threatened to upload her nude pictures on social media platform in Odisha’s Kendrapara district. (Representative Image)(HT File Photo)
A 29-year-old man was arrested Saturday on the charge of blackmailing his sister-in-law after he threatened to upload her nude pictures on social media platform in Odisha’s Kendrapara district. (Representative Image)(HT File Photo)

Odisha man blackmails sister-in-law with nude pictures, arrested

By Press Trust of India | Kendrapara (Odisha)
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2019 01:27 PM IST
Police said seeking sexual favour, the accused Litu Mallick of Raghudeipur village blackmailed the woman, aged around 25 years, threatening to make public her nude pictures.
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The boat was carrying several young children too. Officials suspect overloading to be behind the tragedy.(Getty Images/Picture for representation)
The boat was carrying several young children too. Officials suspect overloading to be behind the tragedy.(Getty Images/Picture for representation)

Two drown, seven missing after fishing boat carrying picnickers capsizes in Odisha

By HT Correspondent | Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2019 10:32 PM IST
Two people drowned and at least seven others were reported missing after a fishing boat carrying more than 30 picnickers capsized at the confluence point of Mahanadi river and Bay the of Bengal in Kendrapara district early on Wednesday evening.
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The baby’s father, Ramakrushna Nayak lies prostrate before God, praying for safety of his child in Talabasta village of Odisha’s Cuttack district.(Source: Sambad)
The baby’s father, Ramakrushna Nayak lies prostrate before God, praying for safety of his child in Talabasta village of Odisha’s Cuttack district.(Source: Sambad)

17-day-old baby found dead in well day after he was stolen by monkey in Odisha

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2018 08:18 PM IST
The baby boy of Ramakrushna Nayak was sleeping inside a mosquito net on the courtyard of his home on Saturday morning when the monkey crept up and fled with the newborn.
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