• otv

Exclusive Updates

Puri Rath Yatra | Timber For Chariots Reach Puri
Puri Rath Yatra | Timber For Chariots Reach Puri

Preparations have started for the Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath. The first batch of timber to be used for the construction of the chariots of Lord Jagannath and his siblings have reached Puri

Odisha Weather Alert | Rain & Thunderstorm Predicted For Several Districts
Odisha Weather Alert | Rain & Thunderstorm Predicted For Several Districts

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted light to moderate rainfall and thundershower activity in the coming days in several parts of Odisha.

Sighting Of Tiger Triggers Panic Among Locals In Odisha
Sighting Of Tiger Triggers Panic Among Locals In Odisha

Locals in Tipisigadia village under Khaira block of Balasore district were terrorised after spotting a tiger. The tiger was spotted near Bakreswar Mahadev Temple on the bank of the Kansa Bansa River.

Huge Stockpile Of Koudi Shells Unearthed In Nayagarh
Huge Stockpile Of Koudi Shells Unearthed In Nayagarh

Have a look at these dusty shells. There seems to be so many of these. These dusty shells that you see are called Koudi shells. These shells may not be of any value in the current times, but they were a form of currency in ancient times.

Headless Body Case | Reactions Of Victim Puspalata Roul’s Mother | OTV News
Headless Body Case | Reactions Of Victim Puspalata Roul’s Mother | OTV News

After police claimed breakthrough in the gruesome murder of Puspalata Roul whose headless body was recovered along Bharatpur-Chandaka Road, the mother of the deceased has revealed some shocking details about the relationship of Puspalata.

Indian Army Training in Jammu and Kashmir For High Altitude Operations | OTV News
Indian Army Training in Jammu and Kashmir For High Altitude Operations | OTV News

Guarding the snow-bound parts of the nation is one of the toughest tasks in the life of a soldier. Temperatures here usually dip to minus 20 to minus 50 degrees Celsius. Despite all odds, our soldiers perform their duties unfazed.

Another Airport To Become Functional In Odisha Soon | OTV News
Another Airport To Become Functional In Odisha Soon | OTV News

Commercial air services are likely to commence from Jeypore airstrip in the next 6 to 8 months. Efforts will be made to include the airstrip under the UDAN Scheme in March.

Lady Constable Injured In Police-Public Clash In Odisha | OTV News
Lady Constable Injured In Police-Public Clash In Odisha | OTV News

A lady constable was injured after a violent face off between Police and locals. A roadblock protest on the Angula square in Balasore district turned violent after a scuffle broke out between Soro Police and locals. One lady police constable along with several protesters was reportedly injured in the incident

1 More Elephant Dies In Kalahandi Triggering Concerns | OTV News
1 More Elephant Dies In Kalahandi Triggering Concerns | OTV News

Another elephant was found dead at the Karlapata Wildlife Sanctuary in Kalahandi today. The carcass of the jumbo was found near the Ghusuri Ghudi waterfall in Kalahandi South Forest Division within the sanctuary.

Caught On Cam | Landmine blast on Odisha-Jharkhand Border | OTV News
Caught On Cam | Landmine blast on Odisha-Jharkhand Border | OTV News

A powerful landmine was neutralized by the by security forces on Odisha-Jharkhand border on Friday. It is suspected that the explosive was planted by the Naxals.

International Exhibition On Folk & Tribal Art In Odisha Puts Human-Nature Relationship On Canvas
International Exhibition On Folk & Tribal Art In Odisha Puts Human-Nature Relationship On Canvas

The recently inaugurated international exhibition on folk and tribal art at Odisha State Museum was a treat for art lovers.

CRPF Jawans Neutralize Huge Landmine On Odisha-Jharkhand Border | OTV News
CRPF Jawans Neutralize Huge Landmine On Odisha-Jharkhand Border | OTV News

Deadly plains of Naxals foiled. A powerful landmine was neutralized by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Jawans on Odisha-Jharkhand border on Friday.

This Old Man In Odisha Has Planted More Than 500 Trees | OTV News
This Old Man In Odisha Has Planted More Than 500 Trees | OTV News

He may be old and weak, but his strength is his big family of 500 trees. While watching these massive full grown trees which he planted in his youth, his eyes brim with tears. These trees are like children for Dhulia Pradhan from Madhupur village under Rairakhol block of Sambalpur district.

Elderly Couple In Odisha Found Dead Inside Closed Room | OTV News
Elderly Couple In Odisha Found Dead Inside Closed Room | OTV News

In a shocking incident, an elderly couple was found dead inside their room at Sanajoroda village under Karnapur Panchayat in Angul today.

Dead bodies at Cuttack Medical Morgue Raise A Stink Due To Defunct Facilities | OTV News
Dead bodies at Cuttack Medical Morgue Raise A Stink Due To Defunct Facilities | OTV News

While the government is planning to transform SCB Medical College and Hospital into a world-class healthcare facility, the miserable and neglected condition of the mortuary here has raised several questions.

Lingaraj Temple Trust Demands Withdrawal Of NMA Heritage Bylaws
Lingaraj Temple Trust Demands Withdrawal Of NMA Heritage Bylaws

After Puri Srimandir, the Bhubaneswar Lingaraj Temple trust has requested the National Monuments Authority (NMA) to withdraw the draft notification on heritage bylaws.

One-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling Into Borewell Pit In Odisha
One-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling Into Borewell Pit In Odisha

A one-year-old girl died after falling into a borewell pit at Goapala village under Khaira block of Balasore on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Sarojini Naik, daughter of one Saniya Naik of the village.

Home Guard Among 3 Arrested For Ganja Smuggling In Odisha
Home Guard Among 3 Arrested For Ganja Smuggling In Odisha

Three persons including a home guard were arrested by Baliguda Police on Wednesday (February 10) for allegedly smuggling ganja in Kandhamal district. Police also seized the car and recovered 40.7 kgs of cannabis from them.

Fire Mishap In Odisha: 14 Houses Gutted & Livestock Burnt Alive In Angul
Fire Mishap In Odisha: 14 Houses Gutted & Livestock Burnt Alive In Angul

In a tragic incident, 14 houses including seven sheds of four families were completely gutted in fire in Angul. The fire mishap occurred at Kahlagaon under Bantala Police limits of Angul on Wednesday (February 10).

Headless Body Case Cracked | Victim Got Married For The Second Just Over A Month Back | OTV News
Headless Body Case Cracked | Victim Got Married For The Second Just Over A Month Back | OTV News

After the recovery of the severed head of the woman, whose headless body was found on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on February 4, several key facts that led to the gruesome murder have come to fore.

Espionage Case | Ishwar Behera Convicted, Awarded Life Sentence For ISI Links | OTV News

The Additional District Judge (ADJ) Court sentenced Ishwar Chandra Behera to life imprisonment after almost five years in connection with the ITR espionage case.

Headless Body Case Cracked | Victim Murdered Over Marital Discord, Says CP | OTV News
Headless Body Case Cracked | Victim Murdered Over Marital Discord, Says CP | OTV News

The woman, whose headless body kept the police on its toes all the while, was murdered over marital discord. While claiming headway in the ‘blind-case,’ Twin City Police Commissioner shared the details of how problems in her marriage and live-in relationship led to the gruesome murder of victim Puspalata Roul.

Headless Torso Mystery | Head Recovered, Victim Identified, 2 Detained | OTV News
Headless Torso Mystery | Head Recovered, Victim Identified, 2 Detained | OTV News

The severed head of the woman, whose body was found near Daspur on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar, was recovered today.

Headless Body Mystery: Severed Head Of Victim Woman Found | OTV News
Headless Body Mystery: Severed Head Of Victim Woman Found | OTV News

In a major breakthrough, police have recovered the severed head of the woman, whose headless torso was recovered recently on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. The head was recovered from Bharatpur forest with the help of the accused.

Helpless Odisha Girl Forced To Keep Her Mentally Unstable Father Chained | OTV News
Helpless Odisha Girl Forced To Keep Her Mentally Unstable Father Chained | OTV News

Here is a father-daughter relationship that has been scarred by tragedy but enduring still. This is a helpless daughter chaining her father to a pole. She claims if she doesn’t chain her father, he would wander aimlessly in the village and go untraceable.