News from Berhampur

Bipin Pradhan With Supporters In Viral Video
Will Bipin Pradhan join BJP if denied BJD ticket? Viral video indicates so

In the video, he could be seen telling his supporters that he would join BJP if BJD does not give him an MLA ticket this time. “I have been in BJD for the last 33 years. But if my party does not give me a ticket, and BJP offers me a ticket instead, then I will join BJP.”

Bus Accident Near Jamankira
One dead, 20 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

As per reports, the bus was en route to Bhadrak from Sambalpur when it collided head-on with a truck coming from the opposite direction on National Highway 53.

Deceased Plus 2 Student
Plus 2 student found hanging after caught for malpractice during exam in Ganjam

Sethi, who was a student of a private science college in Berhampur appeared for the CHSE Plus 2 board exam at Khallikote University. While writing the Physics paper yesterday, the internal team reportedly caught Sethi resorting to malpractice and booked him.

Locals Ransack Medical At Buguda
Medical ransacked in Odisha as 5-month-old 'dies after routine vaccination'

Sources said that Magi Naik’s five-month-old child died at home in Neliabandha sahi in Buguda hours after it was administered the vaccine at the CHC under government guidelines on Wednesday.

Job Fraud Busted In Berhampur
Job fraud: Berhampur Police arrests 3 persons, hands over 92 passports to victims

The accused have been identified as CH Mohan Reddy, who hails from Odisha but stays in Visakhapatnam, Simanchalam of Srikakulam and Dhileswar Rao of Srikakulam in Andhra Pradesh.

Fake Indian Army Uniform Seized In Odisha
Indian Army’s counterfeit combat uniform cloth seized in Odisha; case registered

Berhampur SP, Saravana Vivek M informed that the Indian Army’s new combat uniform in new pattern was released on January 15, 2022. It was in digital pattern and an order was also released that only Indian Army canteen can sell these types of cloth as per the Indian Intellectual Property Act.

Ragging Alleged At MKCG
Ragging at MKCG: MBBS student beaten up by seniors; family lodges police complaint

It is alleged that the second year MBBS student was staying in the gents hostel and was beaten up allegedly by two seniors when he was returning from band rehearsals.

V Sugnana Kumari Deo
Last rites of Khallikote queen V Sugnana Kumari Deo today

After arrival, her mortal remains were taken to the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) party office (Sankha Bhawan). Several party leaders along with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik paid tributes to Deo.

World Cancer Day: Berhampur man battling with cancer continues to raise awareness
World Cancer Day: Berhampur man battling with cancer continues to raise awareness

On the occasion, a cancer survivor along with children conducted an awareness campaign in Berhampur. For the last 10 years, Debananda Das has been battling with mouth cancer as a result of tobacco consumption. He has been sensitizing people on the prevention of cancer on this day every year.

Odisha teachers launch stir over multiple demands
Odisha teachers launch stir over multiple demands

The OSSTA had earlier put forth a charter of 21 demands and submitted copies of it to the Chief Minister, the School and Mass Education Minister, and the Chief Secretary on August 9, 2023. 

MKCG’s 24X7 diagnostic centre leaves lot to be desired!
MKCG’s 24X7 diagnostic centre leaves lot to be desired!

Despite making the Regional Diagnostic Centre (RDC) at MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur operational round the clock, the patients are still suffering to get their tests done. 

Sunapur Beach, Ganjam
Ganjam’s Sunapur becomes Odisha's second Blue Flag beach

Following the accreditation, Sunapur beach located on the confluence of Bahuda river and Bay of Bengal, became the second such beach in Odisha after Puri.

Bus-Pickup Truck head on Collision
3 dead in head-on collision between bus, pick-up van in Odisha; 4 injured

As per reports, the bus was en route to Berhampur from Sorada when it collided with the pick-up van near Khadbhaga. Upon getting the news, police and fire fighting personnel reached the spot, rescued the injured and sent them to the Aska hospital.

Gopalpur Beach Festival
Gopalpur Beach Fest kicks off with singer Sanam Puri’s enthralling performance

During the extravaganza, people will witness a feast of hit songs and dances, including folk, classical as well as modern from artistes not only from Odisha, but from outside the State.

Ayodhya Ram Mandir On Rangoli
Unable to visit Ayodhya, Odisha youth creates huge Ram Mandir sculpture in Rangoli

Santosh Kumar Jena from Totagaon under Ganjam’s Khallikote NAC mesmerised everybody in his village by creating a rangoli sculpture of Ram Mandir. More than 30 kg of Rangoli has been used to create the sculpture which has a size of 345 sqft.