Bitty Mohanty, son of former Odisha DGP BB Mohanty has been arrested by the Kerala police in Kannur district
Bitti Mohanty, convict in German tourist rape case arrested in Kerala. Bitti son of former Odisha DGP BB Mohanty had jumped parole since Nov 2006.
According to police sources, Bitti was working in a public sector bank in the Kannur district of Kerla impersonating as a recruit from Andhra Pradesh.Bitty was nabbed from Pazhayangadi in the district by a special police team led by Kannur SP Rahul R Nair on Friday night.
Police were tipped off about the presence of Bitti here after an anonymous letter was received by the bank branch authorities expressing suspicion that the man claiming to be from Andhra Pradesh could be Bitti.Police said he was working in Kannur for the last one year in a fake identity. Police said Bitti Mohanty will be produced before a local court in Thaliparamba in the evening after a detailed interrogation in the SP’s office.
The criminal, who was charged with raping a German national on 21 March 2006, was convicted for seven years imprisonment on 12 April 2006. However, on 20 November 2006, he got 15 days parole to meet his mother at Cuttack and had been absconding ever since.