ODISHA VIOLENCE

  • Odisha violence: Photos of suspects released September 13, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha Police have released photographs of 36 suspects involved in violence during September 6 Congress rally in Bhubaneswar in which a policewoman was thrashed and molested in the state capital, an official said on Thursday. Deputy Commissioner of Police Nitinjit Singh said the pictures were extracted from 12hour footage from...
  • Odisha: 'Congress protected the lady constable, not the police' September 8, 2012

    Niranjan Patnaik, the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee President said that the Congress rally in the state was not organised to attack the lady constable. ...
  • Odisha mob violence: Tytler defends himself September 8, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Under fire from friends and foes alike, Odisha Congress incharge Jagdish Tytler on Saturday defended himself over the mob violence that broke out outside the state Assembly on Thursday in which a lady constable was attacked, saying that he was not a part of any conspiracy and that the...
  • Tytler incited mob to attack me: Odisha lady constable September 8, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: The Congress on Friday said it was sorry for the assault on a woman constable during its rally in Bhubaneswar as the name of AICC incharge of Odisha Jagadish Tytler came up. Narrating her experience, the woman constable said, "About 30 to 40 youths attacked me, showered blows, kicked me...
  • Odisha: Lady constable recovers, police file FIRs September 7, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: The woman constable, who was on Thursday beaten up by Congress workers outside the Odisha Assembly in Bhubaneswar, is recovering in a city hospital. Meanwhile, the Odisha Police have registered six FIRs in connection with the violent protests. The police have also arrested as many as 33 people in the...