Pradeep Pattanayak

Pradeep Pattanayak

Editor

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art ...more

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

less

Posts by Pradeep Pattanayak

Puri Grand Road buildings may get uniform light pink colour
Puri Grand Road buildings may get uniform light pink colour

The colour of the buildings on both sides of the Grand Road may change from the present ivory to light pink. The decision regarding the colour of the roadside buildings is said to have been...

BJP hits out at BJD over 'Pandian CM's disciple' remark by Pranab Prakash Das
BJP hits out at BJD over 'Pandian CM's disciple' remark by Pranab Prakash Das

State BJP Vice President, Golak Mohapatra said, “From what he said, it is understood that the party has failed in producing a leader, or a disciple for that matter. What could be more pathetic, deplorable,...

Bhubaneswar cops in civil dress to track drunkards, miscreants on Diwali night 
Bhubaneswar cops in civil dress to track drunkards, miscreants on Diwali night 

With Diwali festivities underway, and there being the possibility of crime, the Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Commissionerate Police has already braced itself up to face any eventuality. 

Five parked buses gutted in fire in Bhubaneswar, no casualty reported
Five parked buses gutted in fire in Bhubaneswar, no casualty reported

As per initial reports, one of the buses reportedly caught fire during welding and soon the flame not only engulfed the entire bus but also spread to four other buses-two on each side, one after...

Man critically injured in elephant attack in Odisha’s Keonjhar 
Man critically injured in elephant attack in Odisha’s Keonjhar 

The injured person, identified as Chhabi Kisan, son of Ashirtta Kisan of the village, is undergoing treatment at the surgery department of the Government Medical College and Hospital in the district. 

BJP, Congress target BJD for using sports for political mileage
BJP, Congress target BJD for using sports for political mileage

Even though the colleges in the state reportedly lack sports infrastructure, the state government is all set to organise sports festivals in Plus II and Plus III colleges.

Minor girl's body found buried in Odisha; honour killing suspected
Minor girl's body found buried in Odisha; honour killing suspected

While it is suspected that the father of the victim killed her over a love affair, the police believe that the body was buried in an attempt to destroy evidence.

Elephant death in Odisha: Five poachers arrested in Keonjhar
Elephant death in Odisha: Five poachers arrested in Keonjhar

The Forest authorities took the accused to the crime spot for scene recreation. The accused demonstrated how the electric wire they had laid out caused the death of the elephant. 

Tension over puja mandap erupts in Odisha’s Dhenkanal
Tension over puja mandap erupts in Odisha’s Dhenkanal

Kamakhyanagar tehsildar Priyabrata Das intervened and after considering the allegations and counter allegations of both sides said that the puja mandap would be evicted. 

Two Class 10 students go missing in Odisha’s Balasore 
Two Class 10 students go missing in Odisha’s Balasore 

They returned home at recess time, submitting applications. In their applications, they mentioned that they were unable to attend the rest of the classes as they were feeling ill. 

Odisha-bound bus catches fire in West Bengal, 36 passengers hospitalized 
Odisha-bound bus catches fire in West Bengal, 36 passengers hospitalized 

A bus coming from Babu Ghat in Kolkata to Odisha's Paradip reportedly caught fire near Kharagpur on Friday night. 

Looming drought: Farmers take to streets in Odisha's Ganjam
Looming drought: Farmers take to streets in Odisha's Ganjam

The irate farmers took out a rally which culminated at the Digapahandi block office. Carrying paddy plants in their hands, they staged a sit-in there. 

Minor 'gang-raped' by teachers! Demand for justice grows louder in Odisha
Minor 'gang-raped' by teachers! Demand for justice grows louder in Odisha

Meanwhile, the Kundei police in Nabarangpur has arrested the Headmaster Sachitranandan Biswas, and assistant teacher Keshab Majhi on charges of sexually assaulting the Class VI girl.

The comeback of the Millet!
The comeback of the Millet!

This paradigm shift in the way Millet is being seen has proved to be a boon for the traditional Millet farmers in the state. 

Over 1 kg brown sugar seized in Bhubaneswar, 2 peddlers held 
Over 1 kg brown sugar seized in Bhubaneswar, 2 peddlers held 

The arrested brown sugar peddlers have been identified as residents of the Delang area in Puri. 

One-day-old infant girl found abandoned in toilet in Odisha, rescued 
One-day-old infant girl found abandoned in toilet in Odisha, rescued 

The couple has been lapping up accolades from all quarters of the society for their gesture of humanity.  

'Miscreants loot' Rs 1.5 crore from ATM van in Cuttack
'Miscreants loot' Rs 1.5 crore from ATM van in Cuttack

Masked miscreants allegedly looted cash over Rs 1.5 crore from an ATM cash van on Godijharia Nua Sadak Road near Kalim Bagicha Rice Mill under Tigiria Police limits of  Cuttack district. 

Odisha govt engineer with assets over 300% of income in Vigilance net 
Odisha govt engineer with assets over 300% of income in Vigilance net 

Odisha Vigilance on Thursday arrested Biswabandhu Panigrahi, superintending engineer of the PH Division, Bhubaneswar on charges of accumulating assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. 

Burglars strike 10 apartments in Bhubaneswar in 21 days
Burglars strike 10 apartments in Bhubaneswar in 21 days

Despite frequent police patrolling, police stations in each zone, and security measures in place, miscreants are having a field day during this festive season. No one can deny it if they consider the past incidents...

Entry to Puri Gundicha temple to be allowed from Rath Yatra: SJTA chief 
Entry to Puri Gundicha temple to be allowed from Rath Yatra: SJTA chief 

The chief administrator of the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) informed about the reopening of Shree Gundicha temple on Thursday after a meeting was held in this regard. 

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

scrollToTop