PIPILI

  • Odisha: DSP deposes before Pipili gangrape probe panel May 31, 2013

    Cuttack: Crime Branch DSP RC Sethy, who was the investigating officer in the Dalit girl gangrape and murder case in Pipili, on Thursday deposed before the Commission of Inquiry. Police expressed their inability to corroborate the allegation of rape while filing the chargesheet. Sethy's crossexamination thus remained inconclusive. He appeared before...
  • Pipili rape case: Odisha govt to challenge relief to expoliceman April 28, 2013

    Cuttack: The Odisha government is mulling to move the High Court challenging the January 23 decision of the State Administrative Tribunal in which it had set aside the government's dismissal order of a disgraced police inspector. Amulya Kumar Champatiray, in his capacity as inspector incharge of Pipili police station in...
  • Pipili probe panel issues notices to doctors July 29, 2012

    Cuttack: The Justice PK Mohanty Commission probing the sensational Pipili rape and murder case has issued notices to three doctors of the Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar. The doctors had examined the Dalit girl to ascertain if she was raped on November 29 last year, the day she was found in a...
  • Pipili rape victim dies at hospital in Cuttack June 22, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: The 19yearold Dalit rape victim of Pipili died on Thursday after remaining in coma for more than six months with her father demanding capital punishment for the culprits. She died of septicaemia, severe respiratory and cardiological complications, Dr BN Maharana, emergency officer of Cuttack's SCB Medical College Hospital, told reporters. The...
  • Pipili rape: Probe panel issues notices to Odisha govt June 21, 2012

    Cuttack: A day after the Orissa High Court disposed of a PIL pertaining to police investigation and treatment of the Pipili gang rape victim, the Justice PK Mohanty Commission probing the incident on Wednesday issued notices to the state asking it to submit the case diaries. The commission, which had earlier...
  • Pipili rape: Docs charged with neglect of victim June 12, 2012

    Cuttack: The crime branch, which is probing the Pipili rape case, on Tuesday filed its fourth charge sheet warranting trial of SCB Medical College superintendent DN Moharana and two other doctors. The Judicial Commission, inquiring the same matter, also issued notices to Moharana and six others asking them to file their...
  • Pipili rape: Criminal liability against police officer May 10, 2012

    Cuttack: Prima facie criminal liability has been established against a dismissed police inspector in the rape of a 19yearold girl at Pipli in November 2011, police on Wednesday informed the Orissa High Court. Filing an affidavit, crime branch DSP Ramesh Chandra Sethy said that inspector Amulya Kumar Champatiray, who was officiating...
  • Pipili rape: Odisha initiates action against doctors April 20, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Acting upon the recommendation of National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC), Odisha government on Thursday initiated proceedings against three doctors for alleged dereliction of duty while treating the 19yearold alleged rape victim of Pipili in Puri district. "While two doctors were working at the government hospital in Pipili, one doctor...
  • Pipili rape victim critical, on ventilator March 20, 2012

    Cuttack: The condition of the Pipili rape victim, who is on life support system for the past 24 hours, is showing little improvement after developing further complications, doctors attending on her said on Tuesday. A team of senior doctors of SCB medical college and hospital in Cuttack are attending on the...
  • Pipili case: No evidence of rape, say police March 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The crime branch of Odisha Police probing the sensational Pipili Dalit rape case has filed a chargesheet on Saturday. The chargesheet says the arrested prime accused attempted to murder the victim but there is no evidence of rape. The crime branch earlier submitted a medical examination report prepared by...
  • Pipli case: NCSC steps in, summons Odisha officials February 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Taking serious note of the rape case of Odisha's Puri District where the victim slipped into coma after being treated for snake bite, National Commission for Schedule Caste (NCSC) has issued a notice to senior state and district officials to appear before them and submit an "action taken...
  • Pipili rape victim's AIIMS report submitted to HC February 10, 2012

    Cuttack: The crime branch of Odisha Police probing the sensational Pipili Dalit rape case on Friday submitted a medical examination report prepared by experts from AIIMS to the Orissa High Court. Submitting the report in a sealed cover, the government advocate prayed that since the case is under investigation, the...
  • Pipili rape: Cong demands removal of SCW chief February 8, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Intensifying its agitation demanding removal of Jyoti Panigrahi as chairperson of State Commission for Women (SCW) over the alleged Pipili rape case, Congress activists on Tuesday 'gheraoed' the SCW office and got the support of five Opposition parties on the issue. Activists led by State Mahila Congress president Bijaylaxmi Sahoo...
  • Pipili rape: Reinstate suspended cop, demands OPA January 27, 2012

    Cuttack: Even as the state government on Friday indicated that there is no scope to review the decision of dismissing former Pipili police inspector, the Odisha Police Association (OPA) has threatened to step up its protest for revocation of the dismissal order. DGP Manmohan Praharaj had dismissed former inspectorincharge of Pipili...
  • Pipili rape: Victim's condition 'static' January 26, 2012

    Cuttack: SCB medical college and hospital authorities on Wednesday informed Orissa High Court that the condition of Pipili rape victim is static and the treatment management in the Cuttack hospital is same as that of AIIMS in New Delhi. Hospital superintendent in an affidavit mentioned that the patient is not responding...
  • Pipili rape victim may not recover fully: Doctor January 20, 2012

    Cuttack: The 19yearold Pipili gangrape victim has remote possibility of recovering fully despite treatment, an expert has said after examining her at a hospital in Cuttack. "Although appropriate treatment is now being provided to the girl at the hospital here, she has remote chances of getting fully cured," Bhabani Shankar Das,...
  • Pipili rape: Odisha Agriculture Minister resigns January 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Odisha Agriculture Minister Pradeep Maharathy, who has been facing controversy in Pipili rape case, has resigned on Thursday. Maharathy has been in the line of fire for the past one week following allegations that he had harboured those accused of raping and attempting to kill a 19yearold girl...
  • Pipili gangrape: Police arrest second accused January 16, 2012

    Bhubaneshwar: The crime branch of Odisha police has arrested a second accused in the horrific Pipili gangrape case. Purnachandra Swain was arrested by the Odisha police on Monday morning. So far two of the four accused have been arrested, while the other two are absconding. On Sunday, the prime accused Prashant...
  • Odisha rape: Victim to be shifted to AIIMS January 14, 2012

    Bhubaneshwar: A Dalit girl who was allegedly raped in Pipli in Odisha will be shifted to AIIMS in New Delhi this week for better treatment. The girl was raped by a man in her village in November 2011. She has been in a coma ever since. Earlier in the day, the...
  • Pipili rape victim shifted to SCB after HC order January 12, 2012

    Cuttack: The Pipili gang rape victim, whose condition had moved Orissa High Court, was on Wednesday shifted to SCB Medical College in Cuttack for treatment by specialists. The 19year old Dalit girl, who is in coma since the incident on November 28 last year, has been admitted to the central ICU...
  • Odisha: Pipili gang rape case under HC scanner January 11, 2012

    Cuttack: The Odisha High Court on Tuesday directed the arrest of all the accused in the Pipili gang rape of a dalit girl within seven days and ordered the chief medical officer (CMO) of Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar to submit a detailed report about her health status. The HC division Bench...
  • Man saves hospital patients amidst flood September 24, 2008

    Puri, Orissa: The flood in Orissa has caused 35 deaths and has affected 38 lakh people of 18 districts. Though it's a disastrous situation, it gave rise to exceptional courage of a schoolteacher in Puri who risked the lives of his two children to save patients in a flooded hospital....
  • One village lights up India's Diwali October 18, 2006

    Bhubaneswar: Diyas or lamps are one of the most integral parts in celebrating Diwali and Orissa's artisans make some of the best of these in the country to cater to the need of the festival of lights. Twenty kilometres from Bhubaneswar lies Pipli, and you will find appliqu craft artisans here...