As per reports, Sarangi, along with his supporters and BJP workers, took the walking route from the foot of the hill...
BJP activists alleged that though the doctors have been transferred very often, no new doctors got posted in their place. As a result, healthcare services are in disarray at the hospital.
According to sources, there are 88 lecturers’ posts available in the varsity but only 22 regular lecturers are imparting teaching to students.
A week after a 14-year-old boy allegedly went missing while bathing at Gopalpur beach in Ganjam, police have assured to help the distressed family trace the minor.
Palpable tension prevailed at MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur after a second year MBBS student accused a senior resident of ragging him inside the campus.
Earlier, Tapaswini Dash had made headlines after she staged dharna in front of her doctor husband Sumit Sahu's residence over marital discord.
Throwing an open challenge to the Police, sand mafia on Sunday attacked an Additional Tehsildar and three Revenue Inspectors (RIs) at the Rushikulya riverbed near Malijagannathpur village under Ganjam police limits.
Days after the students of a government-run school in Ganjam district were seen dancing to the tunes of Pushpa song in the smart classroom, the headmistress of the school was placed under suspension by the District Education Officer (DEO)
A video containing visuals of students in a smart school purportedly said to be in Seragad in Ganjam district, went viral on social media platforms.
As per initial reports, a teacher and her husband allegedly thrashed the DEO while she was going to have her lunch.
Hansapur under Chhatrapur police limits in Ganjam district virtually turned into a battleground on Monday after protests by local residents over the murder of a businessman and subsequent suicide of his fiancée turned violent.
According to sources, the woman who was supposed to marry cement trader Krushna Chandra Parida attempted to end her life by consuming poison during a protest near Hansapur chhak demanding arrest of the prime accused.
The Pattapur police in Ganjam district arrested six persons on Thursday for their alleged involvement in illegal betting on the outcome of the T20 cricket matches in the Indian Premiere League (IPL).
The 72-year-old bodybuilder from Berhampur, Dandapani Sahu has made it clear that he will 'not take no for an answer until he achieves his goal of winning a medal at National level bodybuilding under ‘Master’ category, in for a penny, in for a pound'.
The miscreants reportedly pelted stones at the house of former corporator and independent candidate from ward no.12 Biren Patnaik and his wife Sasmita who was contesting for the corporator post from ward no 14. The couple had reportedly lost from their respective wards yesterday.
The Inspector-In-Charge of the Gangapur Police station died after allegedly sustaining gun-shot wound on Friday.
In the Silk City Berhampur, which is set for an extremely tight battle, campaigning is at fever pitch with candidates coming up with their manifesto, while the development cries of weaver community in the city have taken centre stage as one of the major poll issue.
The morning sitting of the subordinate courts at all places in the State shall commence from April 4, 2022 from 7 am to 1 pm with a break of half an hour from 10 am to 10.30 am.
While the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has fielded Sanghamitra Dalai for the Mayor post, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s pick is Dr Sabita Suar and the grand old party Congress’s choice is Manju Rath.
Bizarre scenes were noticed at the Ganjam Sub-Collector’s office in Berhampur on Monday as senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were seen guarding the office gate to ensure that none of their Corporator candidates withdrew nomination for the upcoming Urban Local Body polls.
Moreover, the saffron party has filed a complaint about such incidents to the Sub-Collector and Superintendent of Police (SP) of Berhampur and demanded the authorities to provide protection to the party candidates.
The Vigilance sleuths unearthed disproportionate assets worth over Rs 7 crore from several places linked to an Executive Engineer with the Rural Works (Electrical) Division in Berhampur city on Wednesday.
Sethy and his son had locked themselves inside their houses at Berhampur and Bhubaneswar respectively to evade action and obstruct the Vigilance team from conducting searches. The duo also reportedly showed non-cooperation even after being told about the search warrants.
Sabita said people of Berhampur city are fed up with the Biju Janata Dal rule for its complete failure in addressing basic problems.
It is suspected that the victim was murdered with a sharp (cutting) weapon as there were multiple injury marks on her body.
Following her tweet, Police swung into action and traced the house where she was confined and rescued her. Sanjukta was later moved to a Sakhi centre.
The applicant should be a distinguished academician of proven academic and administrative excellence and a well-rounded personality with a minimum of 10 years of experience as a professor in a university system or 10 years of experience in an equivalent position in a reputed research and/or academic organisation.
n what can be termed as a jolt to Dr Sumit Sahu from Brahmanagar in Berhampur, the Orissa High Court on Wednesday upheld a lower court's decision ordering him to pay maintenance of Rs 17000 to his estranged wife Tapaswini by the 10th of every month.
As 107 municipalities and notified area councils (NACs), besides Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Berhampur municipal corporations are likely to go for polls by the end of April or beginning of May, the State government is working overtime complete the necessary exercises, like Ward delimitations.
Other than Omicron variant, the kit can also detect variants like Alpha, Beta, Gama and Delta of SARS-CoV2, claim the manufacturers.
But a few take up ‘chalk carving’ as a hobby, because besides creativity, it also requires a pair of skilled hands.
With the publishing of the gazette notification by the Odisha government to reserve the Mayoral seats in Berhampur and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporations for women candidates, speculations are rife over the probable women contenders in three major political parties, BJD, BJP and Congress.
Tension erupted at the City High School in Odisha’s Berhampur after the students alleged loss of time during the Matric Summative exams because of the invigilators' mismanagement on Friday.
Sahu also alleged that even as there was a lack of clarification in the order given by the District Court in Behrampur, the officials of the district administration and police allowed Tapaswini’s stay in the house.
There are clear indications that the series of court orders, along with the public humiliation by Tapaswini’s 44-day long dharna in front of Sumit's house, has hardened his attitude and made him even more determined not to give Tapaswini what is her due as a legally wedded life. She may stay in Sumit’s house as long as she wants, but is unlikely to win back the affection of her husband she appears to have lost for good.
Not contended with the court's order that went in favour of Tapaswini, Sumit has decided to move the Orissa HC with a plea challenging the order of the District Court, informed Sumit's lawyer.
Tapaswini Dash finally got some relief from the District Court in Berhampur which, after hearing the pleas of all parties, on Tuesday directed her to live at her in-law’s house at Brahmanagar in the Silk City with her husband Sumit Sahu.
The ‘sit-in’ staged by contractual employees of Tata Power Southern Odisha Distribution Limited (TPSODL) in Berhampur entered 162 days on Friday.
The first and second year students of MBBS course at the institute withdrew from outdoor and indoor services and academic activities, alleging that they are facing many difficulties due to the delay in the PG counselling.
The public saga of Tapaswini Dash trying hard to save her marriage with Dr Sumit Kumar Sahu has been in the headlines across Odisha for over the last one month.