Raghunath Mohanty

  • Mohanty's daughter, son-in-law get anticipatory bails 09-04-2013 01:34 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Orissa High Court on Monday granted anticipatory bails to ex-minister Raghunath Mohanty's daughter Rupasree and son-in-law Suvendu Madhual in the high-profile Barsa Swony Choudhury dowry torture case. Justice SC Parija directed Rupasree and Madhual to present themselves before the investigating officer of Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC) of Odisha...
  • They demanded a Scorpio, Rs 25 lakhs: Ex-Odisha Minister's daughter-in-law 30-03-2013 07:38 PM

    Former Odisha Minister Raghunath Mohanty's daughter-in-law said that her husband's family subjected her to dowry torture, demanded a Scorpio car and Rs 25 lakhs in cash. ...
  • Dowry case: Ex-Odisha law minister Mohanty, wife arrested 30-03-2013 09:25 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Former Odisha Law Minister Raghunath Mohanty and his wife have been arrested from Kolkata in connection with a dowry case. The ex-minister and his wife are accused by his daughter-in-law of dowry and harassment. The BJD leader had resigned as the Law Minister of the state after dowry allegations...
  • Mohanty dowry case: Cong demands Odisha CM's resignation 28-03-2013 01:00 PM

    Bhubaneswar: With former Odisha Law minister Raghunath Mohanty refusing to respond the ruling BJD's call for surrender, a large number of women Congress activists courted arrest while demanding Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's resignation. They also asked the state government to declare Mohanty an "absconder" and confiscate his properties. Scores of...
  • Odisha: Assembly adjourned again over Mohanty issue 26-03-2013 12:55 PM

    Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Assembly was adjourned for the second day on Tuesday over demands for the arrest of former law minister Raghunath Mohanty. Mohanty and his family members are facing charges of dowry torture of his daughter-in-law. His son was arrested a few days back. But the former minister has...
  • Dowry case: Former Odisha law minister absconding 25-03-2013 03:50 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Former Odisha law minister Raghunath Mohanty, accused in a dowry case, has gone absconding. He and his family members are facing charges of dowry and torture after a complaint filed by his daughter in law. Mohanty has not been seen in public since he resigned 10 days ago. The...
  • Naveen determined to take away land for Posco 23-06-2011 08:58 AM

    Jagatsinghpur: Pictures of children protesting at the Posco site in Orissa shocked the nation and forced the Jagatsinghpur district administration to halt land acquisition and withdraw the police forces. But clearly it was just a temporary halt. Government sources now say once the issue is out of the media's spotlight,...