Gajapati District has been named after Maharaja Sri Krushna Chandra Gajapati Narayan Deo, the Ex–Raja Sahib of Paralakhemundi estate (the 1st Prime Minister of Odisha State), who is remembered for his contribution in formation of a separate Odisha province and inclusion of Paralakhemundi estate in Odisha. This district has famous for the Buddhist temple, the highest in South Asia at Chandragiri. Tibetan refugees’ settlement at Chandragiri is another place for the tourist to visit.
A man took his cattle out to the forest for grazing with three of his sons also accompanying him to the jungle. However, the swarm of honey bees attacked them in the forest.
Residents who are already reeling under severe loss due to the flood last month, anticipated more loss.
Vegetable vendor, Krushna Chandra Panda’s younger daughter, Ishrita has cracked the NEET with flying colors and is all set to become a doctor. She has scored 622 out of 720.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday issued heavy rainfall alert for several districts in Odisha.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday predicted heavy rainfall in several parts of Odisha in the next few days.
Lack of Dengue testing system and absence of a dedicated isolation ward at Mohana Hospital has worsened the situation for patients.
Malkangiri recorded the highest maximum temperature of 36 degree Celsius on Sunday.
The injured students have been admitted to the hospital, while Behera has been detained by Adaba police after a complaint was lodged against him.
A local spotted the postmaster dumping huge number of Aadhaar cards in an open field and burying it. He then alerted other residents who reached the spot and dug out all the Aadhaar cards.
As per sources, the second system may intensify into a depression triggering heavy rainfall. The enhanced rainfall activity may dampen the Independence Day celebrations in the State on August 15.
A low pressure system is likely form over Northwest & adjoining Westcentral Bay of Bengal around August 7, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday.
The alert has been issued for the districts of Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khordha (including Bhubaneswar city), Cuttack, Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada and Kalahandi for the next three hours.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday predicted heavy rainfall activities in several parts of the State till July 26, 2022.
Several houses have been damaged in a major landslide incident at Jangiditul village under Badakalakote panchayat of Gajapati district.
Integrated Tribal Development Agency (ITDA) had been roped in for construction of the hostel