Odisha MLA gets anticipatory bail in chit fund scam

Odisha MLA gets anticipatory bail in chit fund scam

Bhubaneswar, Sep 30 The Odisha High Court Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to BJD MLA Pravat Tripathy in the multi-thousand-crore-rupee chit fund scam case being probed by the CBI. The court, which had reserved its order after hearing Tripathy’s bail plea Monday, granted anticipatory bail to the ruling party MLA who was also the chief whip […]

Ex-Odisha advocate general sent to judicial custody

Ex-Odisha advocate general sent to judicial custody

Bhubaneswar, Sep 25 A special CBI court in Odisha has sent former state advocate general Ashok Mohanty to judicial custody till Sep 30, a lawyer said Thursday. Mohanty was in Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody on a two-day remand after being arrested Monday from his home in Cuttack, 25 km from here, for his […]

Odisha chit fund scam: Lawyers protest ex-AG’s arrest

Odisha chit fund scam: Lawyers protest ex-AG's arrest

Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 (IANS) Members of the Odisha High Court Bar Association launched a two-day cease-work agitation Wednesday to protest the arrest of former state advocate general Ashok Mohanty by the CBI over his alleged involvement in the chit fund scam. “The CBI did not follow the procedure while arresting Mohanty. There was no ground […]

In Odisha, Chit Fund Scam Spotlight on Naveen Patnaik and His Government

In Odisha, Chit Fund Scam Spotlight on Naveen Patnaik and His Government

BHUBANESWAR: Two media house owners are the latest arrests by the CBI in Odisha’s multi crore Artha Tatwa chit fund scam as more high-profile people are being connected to the case. Manoj Dash and Madhu Mohanty, one an owner of a private news channel, the other an Odisha newspaper owner are accused of accepting bribes […]