Bhubaneswar, Oct 20: The Anti Extortion Task Force of Commissionerate Police so far has nabbed 24 culprits in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.
The task force was launched on Friday to prevent incidents of extortion in the twin cities. Police said that they have also registered as many as 15 cases in this connection. Capital Police has also arrested noted gangster Raja Acharya under the special drive.
Earlier in the day Police DG Abhay has also launched dedicated helpline mobile number 9938910000 of the task force.
The unit is operating under the supervision of Additional Commissioner Rekha Lohani. Police said that identity of informers will not be revealed.