Odisha: STF Arrests One For Illegal Quarrying On Lord Jagannath's Land

12 August 2019

Snigdha Chandan Das

Bhubaneswar: The Special Task Force of Odisha Crime Branch today arrested one Dilip Das on charges of illegal quarrying on land belonging to Puri Jagannath Temple.

Das, aged about 39 years was wanted in a case registered by STF in July this year. He is a resident of Palla Haat village under Khurda Town police limits.

According to the STF, Das was apprehended from Mangalpur in Jajpur district. "He was involved in illegal quarry operations from land belonging to Sri Jagannath Temple, Puri.