Child Trafficking

Police in Odisha bust a newborn trafficking ring, 7 arrested

Seven persons were arrested in Rourkela, Odisha, when police busted a newborn baby trafficking ring. The youngsters were sold beyond the state, particularly in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. Five of the seven participants were female. Jul 27, 2021
Rath Yatra

Jagannath Rath Yatra: No devotees this year too, Puri under tight security

The Odisha government has deployed 65 platoons of police, along with senior officers, to oversee the Puri's Rath yatra's security arrangements, which is set to take place on July 12 in Puri. Due to the Covid-19 incident, the previous year's Rath yatra was held without devotee involvement. Jul 10, 2021