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Two UTPs escape from Bhawanipatna jail
Two UTPs escape from Bhawanipatna jail

It is suspected that both UTPs escaped from the jail after scaling the boundary wall of the jail. The incident has raised eyebrows as there were watchtowers to keep a strict vigil at the prison. 

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Kendrapara township staring at drinking water crisis as Luna river dries up

Residents of Kendrapara township are reeling under an acute drinking water crisis as the Luna river in the district has dried up.

Olive Ridley Turtle
Olive Ridley turtle mass nesting process delayed at Gahirmatha in Odisha; environmentalists blame climate change

As per the environmentalists, the changing climate scenario has delayed the phenomena this time.

BJPs Lekhashree Samantsinghar
2024 Elections: Lekhashree Samantsinghar joins BJD after resigning from BJP's primary membership

In her resignation letter, Samantsinghar wrote that she had given her sweat and blood to the party in the last 10 years. Despite hardwork and sincerity, she could not earn the trust of the leadership.

Expect relief from scorching heat as IMD predicts drop in max temp; hailstorm warning for few distri
Expect relief from scorching heat as IMD predicts drop in max temp; hailstorm warning for few districts

A yellow warning for thunderstorms with lightning has also been issued for several districts as per the forecast issued by IMD on Saturday.

Youth murdered over 'family feud' in Odisha's Aska
Youth murdered over 'family feud' in Odisha's Aska

Irate over this, the accused, identified as Shiba, attacked Rushi with the help of a sharp weapon. Though Rushi was then rushed to Aska sub-divisional hospital, the doctors declared him dead upon arrival.

Homeopathy doctor's family members assaulted, looted in Puri
Homeopathy doctor's family members assaulted, looted in Puri

All the four members of the family have been shifted to Capital hospital in Bhubaneswar in a critical condition.

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Stalemate in 18 Assembly seats of Odisha with BJD, BJP yet to announce candidates 
Stalemate in 18 Assembly seats of Odisha with BJD, BJP yet to announce candidates 

As per reports, the BJD and the BJP have not announced their candidates for Balikuda-Erasama and Kakatpur Assembly seats under the Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha segment. In these two seats, the BJD is reportedly in a tailspin due to a bitter infighting.  

Odisha Elections 2024: Rift in BJD's Kendrapara unit over Assembly ticket 
Odisha Elections 2024: Rift in BJD's Kendrapara unit over Assembly ticket 

Even though there are many aspirants for the the Kendrapara Assembly seat , word is doing the rounds that the party may field a turncoat leader.

Odisha teacher leaks question papers for YouTube monetisation, arrested
Odisha teacher leaks question papers for YouTube monetisation, arrested

Police said the teacher and his wife have a YouTube channel. They had committed the crime in a bid to increase the viewership of their YouTube channel named Pro Answer. 

  • Saturday, 06 April 2024
  • Jajpur
Odisha Elections 2024: A seesawing Suresh Routray leaves Congress perplexed!  
Odisha Elections 2024: A seesawing Suresh Routray leaves Congress perplexed!  

These days, Jatani MLA Suresh Routray is seen campaigning for his younger son Manmath Routray, a BJD candidate for the Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha seat, leaving Congress workers confused.

Odisha Police seizes Rs 55L cash from Andhra-bound car
Odisha Police seizes Rs 55L cash from Andhra-bound car

Police were checking vehicles at College Chhak in Binika. On searching a car, police recovered cash of Rs 55.20 lakh. There were six occupants in the car which was on its way to Kakinada in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.

‘Odia pride’ a major poll plank in 2024 Odisha elections!
‘Odia pride’ a major poll plank in 2024 Odisha elections!

Former Berhampur MP and BJP leader, Sidhant Mohapatra had targeted the BJD government and the Chief Minister on the same issue on April 4. “If I am unable to speak Odia or I have no love and care for my mother tongue, then how I could protect my Odia Asmita and swabhiman?” he had asked.

Odia labourers trapped in Laos set to reach home; families thank BJP National VP Baijayant Panda 
Odia labourers trapped in Laos set to reach home; families thank BJP National VP Baijayant Panda 

After the intervention of BJP National Vice President Baijayant Panda, 17 Odia labourers stuck in Laos are returning to Odisha.

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