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Odisha: Vigilance Traces Section Officer's Assets Over Rs 1.42 Crore

Jagatsinghpur: The Vigilance officials detected assets worth over Rs 1.42 crore in possession of section officer Sanjukta Das after conducting simultaneous raids at multiple places on Wednesday. Officials of the Cuttack vigilance division today conducted simultaneous raids at multiple places and property associated with the Das, a section officer at the office of District Panchayat […]

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Lady Clerk At Jagatsinghpur Collectorate In Vigilance Net, Searches Underway

Jagatsinghpur: A senior clerk posted at the Collector officer in Jagatsinghpur has found herself in Vigilance net for allegedly amassing assets disproportionate to her known sources of income. Officials of the anti-corruption department on Wednesday conducted simultaneous raids at multiple places and property associated with the senior clerk Sanjukta Das based on allegations of possession […]

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Amrut Das Death: Family Alleges Involvement Of Influential Politicians

Bhubaneswar/Jagatsinghpur: The death case of engineer Amrut Dash of Kujang once again stirred Odisha on Tuesday after his mother and brother brought serious allegations against some senior political leaders of the ruling party while incriminating them in the case. Addressing a press conference in Kujang, Amrut’s brother Subrat Das who tried to set himself on […]

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Amrut Das Died In Accident: Jagatsinghpur SP

Bhubaneswar: SP, Jagatsinghpur R Prakash on Saturday clarified that Amrut Das, the son of Sulochana Das of Jagatsinghpur died from accident. Earlier today, Sulochana along with her another son tried to end their lives outside Odisha Assembly alleging improper police probe into the death of Amrut. The SP maintained that Amrut faced a road accident […]

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Crustaceans Which Live On Mobile Homes A Treat To Watch On Odisha Coast

Paradip: A religious shrine, at Nehru Bungalow not so far from the port town of Paradip is abuzz these days with the movement of conch shells which come out of their dugout to feast on the ‘bhog’ the devotees offer every day. Superstitions apart, the conch shells that tend to move creating an illusion of […]

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Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan Bats For Reopening Of Temples In Odisha

Jagatsinghpur: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday called for the reopening of temples in Odisha. Pradhan made the statement over the contentious issue while campaigning for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the forthcoming by-elections in the Tirtol assembly constituency. Pradhan who spoke to OTV after paying a visit to the Maa Sarala temple […]

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Jagatsingpur: Partying Villagers Attack Flying Squad, 4 Staff Injured

Jagatsinghpur: As many as four personnel belonging to a flying squad sustained serious injuries after they were attacked by locals at Madhyasasana village under Biridi police limits here on Wednesday night. According to sources, the locals attacked the squad when the team headed by the tehsildar went to the village to conduct a raid on […]

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Paradip: Trawler Hits ‘Black Rose Vessel’ Wreckage, 4 Fishermen Missing

Jagatsinghpur: At least four fishermen are missing when the trawler in which they sailing capsized after hitting portion of the sunken vessel MV Black Rose off Paradip coast on Monday. As per reports, following the accident, a massive search and rescue operation was launched and five fishermen have been rescued. Efforts are on to trace […]

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Jagatsinghpur SP Suspends Naugaon Sub-Inspector For Dereliction Of Duty

Jagatsinghpur: Naugaon Sub-Inspector Bibakananda Sahoo has been suspended for his gross misconduct and dereliction of duty, informed Jagatsinghpur SP. Sahoo has been placed under suspension and during the suspension period, he will remain under the disciplinary control of R.I Jagatsinghpur and draw usual S.A. and D.A, read an order of the SP. The SP further […]

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Odisha: Elderly Couple Attempts Suicide; Man Dies, Wife Critical

Jagatsinghpur: An elderly couple reportedly attempted to commit suicide together by consuming pesticide over a trivial issue of family feud at Hashina village under Kujang police limits in Jagatsinghpur district. While the man died, the condition of his wife remained critical. The deceased has been identified as Kalandi Mohanty (84). His wife Sweta Mohanty was […]

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Cyclone brewing near north Andaman seas may hit Odisha Coasts on Nov 10-11!

Bhubaneswar: No good news seemingly for Odisha. The Low Pressure Area (LOPAR) that is likely to develop over the north Andaman sea on November 4 (Monday) will later progress into a cyclone in the Bay of Bengal (BoB). And the bad news is it will move towards northern Odisha coast and may hit between Jagatsinghpur […]

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Mega Jindal Steel Plant To Come Up On POSCO Land

Bhubaneswar: The proposed Rs 50,000 crore-steel project of Jindal Steel (JSW Utkal Steel) cleared another hurdle as Ministry of Environment and Forest has given its green signal for transfer of land which was earlier allotted to POSCO in Jagatsinghpur district. As per reports, the Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) has approved the transfer of POSCO land […]

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Minor Girl Rape & Murder: Odisha Man Gets Death Penalty

Jagatsinghpur: The ADJ court awarded death penalty to one Laba Manna alias Kalia on Tuesday in connection with the rape and murder of a nine-year-old girl in Ersama area in Jagatsinghpur district in 2018. As per reports, Kalia had allegedly raped the minor girl after kidnapping her on March 20, 2018. Later, he tried to […]

Girl Student Commits ‘Suicide’ After Rape Attempt In Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: A girl student allegedly committed suicide on Sunday after a youth reportedly attempted to rape her in Kujanga area of Jagatsinghpur district on August 24. The girl, a student of Plus II first year was going to her college alone recently, when a youth identified as Meghananda Sahani of Sahanipatna village forcibly took her […]