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Somatirtha Purohit

Somatirtha Purohit

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Somatirtha is a dynamic journalist with more than 2 years of experience in reputed firms like ETV Bharat. He has a knack for feature and human interest stories.

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Somatirtha is a dynamic journalist with more than 2 years of experience in reputed firms like ETV Bharat. He has a knack for feature and human interest stories.

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Bike Borne Miscreants Snatch Chain From Woman In Bhubaneswar
Daylight Loot In Bhubaneswar: Woman Robbed Of Gold Chain By Miscreants

As per reports, a woman who was returning to home after dropping her ward at school on a bike was injured during the incident.

Heat Wave Alert In Odisha: Titlagarh Simmers At 42.7 Degree Celsius, Mercury To Rise Further
Heat Wave Alert In Odisha: Titilagarh Simmers At 42.7 Degree Celsius, Mercury To Rise Further

As per the latest reports of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), heat wave condition is likely to prevail at some places over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Bargarh, Sonepur, Boudh and Bolangir on Thursday.

4 Critically Injured In Firecracker Blast In Pipili
4 Critically Injured In Firecracker Blast In Pipili

Sources said ‘Dola Melana’ or ‘Radha-Krishna Melana’ utsav is celebrated in a grand way in the area every year during Dola Purnima. Attractive fireworks are demonstrated during the procession of the Melana. This time things...

breaking news
Latest Odisha Breaking News Updates - Friday, 18 March 2022

When it comes to breaking news for you the fastest and in the most comprehensive and accurate manner, be it from Odisha or beyond, OdishaTV is the best

The Kashmir Files: Exodus Of Pandits From Valley Was A Communal Massacre; Sushil Pandit Tells OTV
The Kashmir Files: Exodus Of Pandits From Valley Was A Communal Massacre; Sushil Pandit Tells OTV

He said people were killed ruthlessly in the Kashmir valley in 1990. “They know that they cannot hide what they did in early 90s, but on commenting over the issue they try to mislead by...

Uncle Killed Trying To Save Niece In Kendrapara, Accused In Custody
Man Killed While Saving Niece From Kidnapping In Kendrapara

The abductors launched a murderous attack on Bichitrananda when he tried to save his niece from their clutches.

Women's Day: Meet Sisters Who Are On A Mission To Provide Succour And Treatment To Stray Animal
International Women's Day: Meet Odisha Sisters Who Are On A Mission To Provide Succour To Stray Animals

These days, many animal lovers prefer to keep expensive cats and dogs as pets, but they have a scant feelings towards animal, said the sisters, adding, “Rather, we should treat all animals equally.”

'Maha Snana' Of Lord Jagannath, Siblings Performed At Srimandir After Devotee Vomits Inside Temple
'Maha Snana' Of Lord Jagannath, Siblings Performed At Srimandir After Devotee Vomits Inside Temple

Devotees were restricted to enter the temple premises during the 'Maha Snana' ritual, sources added.

Upset Over Defeat, Sarpanch Candidate Cuts Off Road In Gajapati
Upset Over Defeat, Sarpanch Candidate Cuts Off Road In Gajapati

The unusual incident was reported from Gangabada Panchayat in Rayagada Block of Gajapati district.

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Odisha ULB Poll Nominations: Heavy Rush Of Aspirants On Day 1, Cong Decides Cuttack Mayor Candidate

As per norms, the aspirants have to submit details of their property, educational background and criminal antecedents, if any. Election Officers are tirelessly working to ensure the smooth exercise of nomination filling exercise.

Russians Have Reached A Dead End And Their Attacks Now Dangerous, Claims Ukraine
Russians Have Reached A Dead End And Their Attacks Now Dangerous, Claims Ukraine

Ukrainian Armed Forces shot down five Russian fighters and a helicopter during their raids in Ukraine on February 28. "Ukrainian fighter jets have intercepted and shot down two Russian jets, while three more Russian jets...

Rourkela Police Bust Drug Syndicate: 6 Held With Rs 8L Worth Heroin, Rs 37L Bank Deposits Frozen
Rourkela Police Bust Drug Syndicate: 6 Held With Rs 8L Worth Heroin, Rs 37L Bank Deposits Frozen

As per reports, the peddlers were targeting mostly young customers. To nab the accused the Steel City police had constituted a special team and mounted surveillance since the past three months.

OTV Unearths Underground Secret Chamber Of Matric Fail Fake Doctor At Clinic In Dhenkanal
OTV Unearths Underground Secret Chamber Of Matric Fail Fake Doctor At Clinic In Dhenkanal

OTV unearthed a secret chamber in the basement of a clinic at Swain’s Kamakhyanagar residence in Dhenkanal district on Wednesday.

Overspeeding In Bhubaneswar Can Now Cost You Rs 7,000
Overspeeding In Bhubaneswar Can Now Cost You Rs 7,000

A fine of Rs 7,000 will be imposed on the violators. However, it will be reduced to Rs 2,000 if the driver produces his/ her Driving License at the time of payment of the fine.

Odisha Poll Violence: Late Night Group Clash Leaves Three Injured In Cuttack
Odisha Poll Violence: Late Night Group Clash Leaves Three Injured In Cuttack

As per reports, two persons from one group visited the area at night and were questioned by other group members about the reason. Soon a scuffle broke out as other persons joined in. Three persons...

Odisha Panchayat Polls: BJP Accuse Police Of Harassment During Campaigning In Dhenkanal
Odisha Panchayat Polls: BJP Accuse Police Of Harassment During Campaigning In Dhenkanal

Meanwhile, BJP leaders accused the police of bending rules for the ruling BJD party. “They (police) stopped us at different points from the beginning of the rally. No one can stop us from campaigning as...

Odisha Vigilance Nets Asst Collector In Over 2Cr DA Case
Odisha Vigilance Nets Asst Collector At Rourkela ADM Office Over 2Cr DA Case

The Odisha Vigilance on Wednesday arrested Manoranjan Nayak, posted as an Assistant Collector at Rourkela ADM Office in Sundargarh district, for allegedly amassing disproportionate assets worth Rs 2 crore.

Spate Of Robberies Rattles Residents In Twin City, Police Promise Action
Spate Of Robberies Rattles Residents In Twin City, Police Promise Action

“We suspect that a particular criminal gang is involved in multiple robberies,” Uma Shankar Dash, Bhubaneswar DCP, said. He added, “We hope, we will catch them soon and stop the increasing crime rate.”

Fire Breaks Out At DHH In Keonjhar, Patients Safe
Fire Breaks Out At DHH In Keonjhar, Patients Safe

Till the last report came in, the medical staffs and security present at the hospital have successfully doused the flame. Further details are awaited.

Gharials In Mahanadi: Govt Says Don’t Panic, Calls For Awareness To Promote Peaceful Co-Existence
Gharials In Mahanadi: Govt Says Don’t Panic, Calls For Awareness To Promote Peaceful Co-Existence

A critically endangered species of crocodile family, Gharials area protected species and listed in Schedule 1 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972. Odisha is probably the only state in the country to have all three...

Somatirtha is a dynamic journalist with more than 2 years of experience in reputed firms like ETV Bharat. He has a knack for feature and human interest stories.

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