Dilip Kumar

Dilip Kumar


Dillip Kumar Pradhan, having seven years of experience in print and digital media, has been writing on politics, crime, education and human interest stories.


Dillip Kumar Pradhan, having seven years of experience in print and digital media, has been writing on politics, crime, education and human interest stories.


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Vigilance director
Vigilance Director Debasis Panigrahi Set To Be Airlifted To Kolkata For ECMO Treatment

The Director of Odisha Vigilance Directorate, Debasis Panigrahi, who is currently undergoing treatment at a private hospital after being infected with Covid-19, will be airlifted to Kolkata today for better treatment.

Two Elephants Die Of Suspected Electrocution In Odisha

Two wild elephants reportedly died in separate incidents due to suspected electrocution in Ganjam and Dhenkanal district last night.

Shocking! Man Kills Sister-In-Law, Rapes Mother-In-Law Over Family Feud

A family feud took an ugly turn after a man allegedly killed his sister-in-law by slitting her throat before raping his mother-in-law in Keonjhar district of Odisha.

Covid-19 Positivity Rate Drops Below 10 PC In Odisha Due To Keen Surveillance, Says Top Health Offic
Odisha Logs 6,118 New Covid Cases & 41 Deaths

The trend of steady decline in the number of new Covid-19 cases continues in Odisha with the State reporting 6,118 infections on Monday. However, the death toll due to the contagious virus remained high with...

Cyclone Yaas
Central Team Starts ‘Yaas’ Damage Assessment In Odisha

An Inter-Ministerial Central Team (IMCT) which reached Odisha on Sunday began field trips to the affected areas today to conduct an on-the-spot assessment of damages caused by cyclone ‘Yaas’.

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OTV Impact: Inquiry Begins Into Reports Of Multiple Bodies On One Pyre In Bolangir

The district Legal services authority (DLSA) has initiated a probe into the reports of multiple bodies being cremated on one pyre at the Bijakhanan cremation ground due to shortage of space.

Aparajita Sarangi
Aparajita Slams Odisha Govt Over SDG India Index Report, BJD Hits Back

BJP national Spokesperson and local MP Aparajita Sarangi today lambasted the BJD-led Odisha government for allegedly failing to upgrade State’s rank in the SDG India Index Report recently published by the NITI Ayog. While expressing her...

Tree man
World Environment Day: Meet 7o-year-old ‘Tree Man’ Of Mayurbhanj And His Love For Greenery

“There is no tomorrow in saving the Mother Nature. So, let’s start today”. With this Mantra, he has started his mission for green surrounding in 1983. Since then he had never looked back and have...

‘Sala Budha’ Fame Atal Bihari Panda Passes Away
‘Sala Budha’ Fame Atal Bihari Panda Passes Away

Popular Sambalpuri cine artiste Atal Bihari Panda, who earned many accolades through his famous flick ‘Sala Budha’, passed away on early Saturday morning. He was 92.

Pratap Sarangi, Jual Oram Bat For Covid Hospitals In Balasore, Sundergarh
61 PC Beds For Covid Patients Lying Vacant In Odisha: Director, Health Services

"General bed utilisation is around 39 % while beds having oxygen and ventilator facilities are around 60 % in the case of Covid patients. Still, the number of CC, DCSP, DDS have been increased in...

king cobra
Tribal Couple In Odisha Breaks Window Railings To Save Baby From King Cobra

In a nerve-chilling incident, a tribal couple managed to save their little child from the probable bite of a massive King Cobra inside their house after hour-long efforts.

brown sugar
Odisha: Brown Sugar Worth Rs 2 cr Seized In Balasore, 3 Smugglers Held

Intensifying the crackdown against circulation of narcotics in the State, the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch seized huge quantities of brown sugar and arrested three smugglers at Jaleswar area in the district...

Odisha: Forest Officials In Malkangiri Seize 150 Turtles, Smugglers Flee

Forest department officials on Friday rescued as many as 150 Indian soft-shell turtles during an illegal smuggling bid from MV- 65 village under Kalimela forest range in the district.

Odisha: Three Dead In Series Of Road Mishaps In Mayurbhanj

Palpable tension prevailed at Badadalima village under Tiring Police limits here in Mayurbhanj district following a series of road accidents that left three dead late on Thursday night.

green corridor
Green Corridor Created For Airlifting Of Critically Ill Patient From Odisha To Chennai

He is not an eminent personality nor does he belong to an affluent family. But, 24-year-old Amrit Pradhan of Berhampur, a critically ill patient was airlifted to Chennai on Thursday evening through an air ambulance....

Odisha: ‘Love Birds’ Found Hanging From Tree In Mayurbhanj

In a suspected case of suicide, a young couple was found hanging from a tree around 1 km away from Dhanasola village under Rasgovindpur police limits here in Mayurbhanj district on Friday.

Odisha BJP Finds Lapses In Govt’s Cyclone Preparedness, Demands Early Compensation To Victims

Raising question over the State government's claims of smooth management of cyclone ‘Yaas’, the Odisha unit of BJP on Thursday alleged that the Revenue and Disaster Management department had not prepared itself, as required, much...

Liquor Mafia Attacks Excise Sleuths On Bhubaneswar Outskirts, 5 Critically Injured

As many as five excise officials, including a woman constable, were injured in attack by a group of miscreants involved in illicit liquor and ganja trade during a raid at a den, on Thursday.

Miscreants Loot Donation Box Of Temple In Vicinity Of Puri Srimandir

Unidentified miscreants allegedly looted the donation box (Hundi) of Biswashanti Akhanda Harinama Sankirtan temple located at the west gate of Sri Jagannath temple in Puri on Thursday morning, highlighting serious breach in the high security...

liquor bottling unit
Odisha: Fake Foreign Liquor Bottling Unit Busted, 2 Detained In Mayurbhanj

The Town Police here claimed to have busted a fake foreign liquor bottling plant and detained two persons following a raid on the illegal industrial unit at Khunta area in Mayurbhanj district on Wednesday night.

Dillip Kumar Pradhan, having seven years of experience in print and digital media, has been writing on politics, crime, education and human interest stories.