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News from Baripada

Baripada is a city and a municipality in Mayurbhanj district.  In recent years, it has emerged as an educational hub with the opening of numerous professional colleges. It also has many tourist places like Khiching, Debakunda, Similipal and others.

Bhubaneswar Dancer
Dancer With A Panache, This Bhubaneswar Slumdog Storms Into Limelight With A Bang

Class-4 student Satyanarayan Hansda in Bhubaneswar shot to limelight after the Bhubaneswar DCP shared his immaculate dance skills in a tweet

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Neglected, Historic MPC College In Baripada Cries For Attention

The dilapidated condition of the historic MPC College in Baripada has attracted demands from several quarters to restore its past glory by renovating it

Post-Mortem Report Says ACF Soumya Ranjan Died Of 95 PC Burn Injuries
Odisha ACF Death Case: Paralakhemundi Police Team Quizzes Bidyabharati

A Police team led by the IIC of Paralakhemundi Police Station quizzed the widow of late ACF Soumya Ranjan Mohapatra at her home in Mayurbhanj

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Odisha Priests’ Body Opposes Govt’s Authorisation To Collectors On Temple Reopening

The Odisha government has authorized Collectors to take a call on reopening of temples and mutts in their respective jurisdiction

Little Dancing Prodigies From Odisha, Divyangana And Archita,To Represent India In International For
Little Dancing Prodigies From Odisha, Divyangana And Archita,To Represent India In International Forum

Divyangana bagged the title in senior event while Archita won the show in the junior level.

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Mega Public Rally In Baripada Demands Ratha Yatra At Dwitiya Sreekhetra

Hundreds of people belonging to various social and cultural organisation today took out a rally in Baripada town demanding permission for conduct of Ratha Yatra at Haribaldev Jew temple, which is considered as Dwitiya Sreekhetra.

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Baripada Residents, Servitors Urge Odisha Govt To Allow Rath Yatra Sans Devotees

The decision of the Odisha Government to allow Rath Yatra only in Puri sans devotees in view of the second wave of the Covid-19 has not gone down well with the servitors of the Baripada Jagannath temple and the residents here

BJP Leader Brutally Beaten To Death In Mayurbhanj
Road Rage: BJP Leader Brutally Beaten To Death In Mayurbhanj, 3 Arrested

Based on a written complaint at the Kaptipada Police Station by his family members, three persons have been arrested from Khunta area in Mayurbhanj district on Saturday late night.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Nanda Patnaik
Eminent Football Coach Nanda Kishore Patnaik Passes Away Due To Covid-19

Renowned football coach Nanda Kishore Patnaik passed away on late Monday night while undergoing treatment at a private hospital here for Covid-19.

Baripada Covid hospital
No Nurses And Doctors,  Patients Lying Naked On Floor At Baripada Covid Hospital; Video Goes Viral

Allegations of gross mismanagement at Covid hospitals in Odisha have once again surfaced after some video clips and photos of the state of affairs at a Covid hospital went viral on social media recently

Cyclone Yaas Restoration in Odisha
Cyclone Yaas: Roadways, Water Supply Restoration In Full Swing In Odisha

The Odisha government has undertaken restoration of roadways and drinking water supply on a war-footing in all the districts majorly affected by the very severe cyclonic storm Yaas which wreaked havoc in north-coastal and some other adjoining interior regions of the State on May 26.

Cyclone Yaas Aftermath: Rain-Ravaged Similipal Fast Returning To Normalcy
Cyclone Yaas Aftermath: Rain-Ravaged Similipal Fast Returning To Normalcy

The situation at Similipal was brought under control by swift relief and restoration works taken up on war footing by the concerned district administration, NDRF personnel, forest and fire services departments.

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Cyclone ‘Yaas’ Update: Rain, Wind Effect In Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Several Places Waterlogged, No Flash Flood Threat In Budhabalanga, Baitarani

Even as cyclone ‘Yaas’ which crossed the north Odisha coast yesterday has weakened into a depression, the impact of the storm is still felt at several places in Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Balasore and adjoining districts with heavy wind and rain.

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Cyclone Yaas: ‘Next 12 Hrs Crucial For Mayurbhanj, Flash Flood Likely In Budhabalang’

As the Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas made landfall between Bhadrak and Balasore in Odisha on Wednesday morning, the Odisha Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) warned the people of Mayurbhanj district to exercise extreme caution for the next 12 hours.

Odisha Extends Lockdown: Know What’s Allowed, What’s Not
Odisha Extends Lockdown: Know What’s Allowed, What’s Not

Along with the lockdown, the weekend shutdown will be remain in force in the weekends starting from 6 pm of Fridays to 5 am on Mondays in Odisha.

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COVID Mismanagement: People Frustrated With ‘Insensitive’ Covid Call Centres In Odisha

The alleged insensitivity of hospital authorities in providing health information of Covid-19 patient to their relatives seems to be adding to the woes of people in Odisha with instances of kins of Covid victims getting repeated calls from hospital help desks claiming that the patients are doing well coming to fore from across the State

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Odisha: Pangolin Sent For Covid-19 Test After Captor Found Positive

A pangolin rescued from a man at Gohirapal village under Bangiriposhi police limits in Mayurbhanj district was sent for a COVID test after its captor was found to have contracted the virus on Tuesday.

HEAT-WAVE
Odisha Turns Hot Cauldron: Baripada Sizzles At Season's Highest Of 44.6 Degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: Respite seems to have become a dream for people in Odisha with the State scorching under intense heat wave. The Baripada city in the State on Tuesday recorded the season’s highest maximum temperature of 44.6 degrees while 16 places saw mercury jump above 40 Celsius degree mark. Below Baripada, as many as four places […]