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News from Nabarangpur

Nabarangpur district, also known as Nawarangpur .Most of its population is tribal and the land is heavily forested. It borders Kalahandi and Koraput district. It is also the boarder to the Chhattisgarh.

Bodies Of Man, Woman Found Hanging From Tree
Bodies Of Man, Woman Found Hanging From Tree In Odisha’s Nabarangpur

Bodies of a man and woman were found hanging from a tree at Saradhapur village under Chandahandi police limits in Nabarangpur district

9YO Snakebite Victim 'Manjula' Of Nabarangpur Gets New Lease On Life
9YO Snakebite Victim 'Manjula' Of Nabarangpur Gets New Lease On Life

Though Manjula hasn't yet completely recovered, her health condition is stated to be stable and her hand with decaying wounds is safe.

CDMO Bows Down To Junior Doctor
Senior District Medico Bows Down Before Junior To End Protest In Odisha Hospital

The CDMO of Nabarangpur, Sovarani Mishra bowed down to a doctor protesting in front of her office in order to pacify him and end the protest

Wild Bears Frolic With Football In Odisha Forest
Watch: Video Of Wild Bears Frolicking With Football In Odisha Forest Is Pure Joy

A visual treat unfolded for the villagers in Nabarangpur district when two wild bears frolicked with a football in a nearby forest

Low Pressure In 24 Hrs To Trigger Heavy To Very Heavy Rainfall In Odisha: IMD Issues Orange Warning
Low Pressure In 24 Hrs To Trigger Heavy To Very Heavy Rainfall In Odisha: IMD Issues Orange Warning

Several parts of Odisha will experience heavy to very heavy rainfall between September 12 and September 14, 2021. An ‘Orange Warning’ for several districts has also been issued by the IMD.

2 Web Channel Journalists Arrested In Odisha For Demanding Rs 50,000 Extortion From Teacher
2 Web Channel Journalists Arrested In Odisha For Demanding Rs 50,000 Extortion From Teacher

The Supreme Court had also recently voiced serious concern over running of fake news on social media platforms and mushrooming of web portals carrying vague content.

Koshagumuda LAMPS
Farmers Ransack LAMPS Office In Odisha’s Nabarangpur Over Discrepancy In Urea Supply

The Koshagumuda LAMPS under Nabarangpur district turned into a war zone on Saturday after angry farmers vandalised the government office alleging discrepancies in the supply of fertiliser

Low Pressure Forms Over BoB, IMD Predicts Rain In Odisha For 2-3 Days
Low Pressure Forms Over BoB, IMD Predicts Rain In Odisha For 2-3 Days

Heavy rainfall is also likely to occur in some places in southern and coastal belt of the State in the next 24 hours.

Weather Update: IMD Predicts Thunderstorm, Lightning In Several Odisha Districts
Weather Update: IMD Predicts Thunderstorm, Lightning In Several Odisha Districts

Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Bolangir, Bargarh, Jharsuguda, Sundargarh, Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj.

Railway Line Still A Distant Dream For Nabarangpur; Residents Pin Hope On Ashwini Vaishnaw’s Visit
Railway Line Still A Distant Dream For Nabarangpur; Residents Pin Hope On Ashwini Vaishnaw’s Visit

It is pertinent to mention here that a railway line project from Jeypore to Nabarangpur was approved by the Centre in 2016-17.

Farmers Fight Over Difference In Demand For Urea At Odisha's Nabarangpur
Farmers Fight Over Difference In Demand For Urea At Odisha's Nabarangpur

Scanty rainfall and shortage of Urea continues to pile up worries for the farmers in the State. While some farmers are not getting fertilizer at the LAMPS, some are forced to buy the same at higher prices from private sources. Shortage of Urea along with rainfall deficit has created a double whammy situation for the farming community already reeling under Covid crisis.

Pregnant Woman Carried On Cot To Ambulance Due To Lack Of Motorable Road In Nabarangpur Village
Pregnant Woman Carried On Cot To Ambulance Due To Lack Of Motorable Road In Nabarangpur Village

Surjya complained of labour pain early on Tuesday morning following which her husband rang up 102 ambulance service.

agriculture
Cultivation Takes A Hit Due To Fertiliser Scarcity During Peak Farming Period In Odisha

Shortage of Urea that severely hit the agricultural activities in various parts of Odisha pushed the farming community in despair

Clash
BJP, BJD Supporters Clash In Nabarangpur During Sports Minister's Visit

The brawl broke out after BJP supporters staged protest against the Minister who reportedly laid the foundation stones for some developmental projects without inviting the local MLA, Nityananda Gond.

Snake bite
9-Year Old Nabrangpur Snakebite Victim ‘Manjula’ Undergoes First Surgery At SCB

A team of surgeons led by Dr Bibhusan Nayak, Head of the Department of Plastic Surgery, carried out the reconstructive surgery for several hours to heal the wounds on the patient’s hand.

‘Take Me To A Doctor Or Kill Me’: Pleads Little Odisha Girl Bitten By Cobra
‘Take Me To A Doctor Or Kill Me’: Pleads Little Odisha Girl Bitten By Cobra

With no means to arrange funds for the little girl’s treatment, the hapless family has sought financial assistance from several quarters.

Tribals attacked
Odisha: 40 Tribal Families Beaten Up, Forced To Vacate Forest Land In Nabarangpur

Around 40 tribal families residing in a forest on Kalahandi-Nabarangpur border were allegedly beaten up and looted by a group of people from the neighbouring village in the district.

COVID Deaths
Oppositions Allege Odisha Govt Of Projecting ‘Fabricated’ Covid Death Figure In Nabarangpur

Opposition parties alleged that there are many irregularities between the Covid fatalities data furnished by Nabarangpur district Collector and Odisha Government’s Covid dashboard

IMD Issues Thunderstorm With Lightning Alert For 10 Odisha Districts
IMD Issues Thunderstorm With Lightning Alert For 10 Odisha Districts

Light to moderate rain or thundershower is also likely to occur at a few places over the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar.

Odisha Govt Orders Streamlining Covid Testing Process In State
Odisha's Daily Covid Tally Drops To 2,640, New Fatalities 40

The vacillating trend of the daily Covid cases in Odisha for the past several days saw a big drop on Tuesday with the State recording 2,640 positives, its record low in over last two months. The new cases have taken the State's cumulative virus count tally to 9,06,429.

MGNREGA 'Scam': Odisha Forest Official Accused Of Fund Embezzlement
MGNREGA 'Scam': Odisha Forest Official Accused Of Fund Embezzlement

Transparency in the job scheme seems to have become a herculean task for the governments to ensure as such instances of embezzlement of funds are being reported on a regular basis.

Covid-19 Norms Violated In Nabarangpur
Covid Guidelines Flouted During Yatra In Odisha’s Nabarangpur

An alleged video of the festival which has gone viral on social media clearly shows that the attendees flouted all norms and many were seeing roaming around without masks and face cover.

Chief secretary
Covid Situation Grim In 2 South Odisha Dists, Top State Officials Take Review

Taking a serious note of the rising trend in the daily Covid-19 cases in Nabarangpur and Koraput districts, Odisha Chief Scretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra and additional chief secretary of Health department Pradipta Kumar Mohapatra today visited the tribal dominated districts and took stock of the situation.

Woman Employee
Odisha: Woman Employee Of Tehsil Office Suspended Over Rs 63 Lakh Fund Misappropriation

Nabarangpur district administration on Monday placed a senior woman employee of Dabugaon Tehsil office under suspension for allegedly embezzling huge amount of money from the office account