Odisha: Stone Mining Mafia Held By Crime Branch STF

Bhubaneswar: Mining mafia Nitu Mansingh was arrested by Special Task Force of Odisha Crime Branch on Monday morning in connection with two firing and bombing cases.

Acting on a tip-off, the sleuths of STF intercepted the accused when he was travelling in a Volkswagen car along with his brother Jitu Mansingh. While Jitu managed to flee, the officials apprehended Nitu.

Jitu has been handed over to Khurda police and is being interrogated at Bolagarh police station. “Khurda police will forward him to court. If need arises them, Crime Branch will take him on remand,” said STF SP Rahul PR.