News from Nayagarh

Nayagarh State was one of the princely states of India from the period of the British Raj. It was created in 1992 when the erstwhile Puri District was split into three distinct districts, namely Khurdha, Nayagarh and Puri. It is home to the Baisipali Wildlife Sanctuary.

2 killed, 3 critical in Nayagarh pipeline explosion
Two labourers killed, 3 critical in Nayagarh pipeline explosion

The deceased have been identified as Sonu and Bijay Ganguly. The duo hails from Maharashtra.

Nayagarh sugar mill revival hangs in balance, farmers tell tale of unfulfilled political promises
Nayagarh sugar mill revival hangs in balance, farmers tell tale of unfulfilled political promises

Now, with the 2024 General Elections coming soon, political parties have once again started playing politics to gain people’s votes through various ‘fake’ promises on the sugar mill.

Bus catches fire after hitting divider, close shave for 20 patients
Bus catches fire after hitting divider, close shave for 20 patients

All the patients on board the bus were rescued and shifted to Dasapalla and Banigochha health centres.

Odisha’s golden girl Jhilli Dalabehera now eyes Olympics glory
Odisha’s golden girl Jhilli Dalabehera now eyes Olympics glory

Jhilli Dalabehera, who hails from Makarprasad village in Dasapalla area of Nayagarh district, has 12 national and international medals in her kitty.  

Viral Video Of BDO Misbehaving With People
BDO ‘misbehaves’ with Odisha villagers over PMAY allotment, video goes viral

In the video clip, the BDO, Pramod Kumar Nayak could be seen yelling at the villagers and telling them to get out of his office.

Weather Updates
IMD’s latest weather updates on dense fog, rain in Odisha districts

As per the IMD’s latest weather bulletin, light rain is likely to occur in several districts from January 17 (tomorrow). Apart from rain, dense fog conditions are also likely to occur at some parts of the state in the next couple of days as well.

Police taking help of sniffer dog in the search operation
Why and how was Nayagarh minor boy Amrit kidnapped?

Pahi revealed that the kidnappers were from the same village. "Three villagers of Kurala had kidnapped the minor and all of them have now confessed to the crime."

Firing
Firing over past enmity leaves one dead in Nayagarh, four injured

The deceased has been identified as Anirudha Nayak of Krushnaprasad village, who died on the spot after sustaining injuries caused by 10 rounds of firing.

IMD's Forecast On Cyclonic Circulation
IMD’s latest update on southwest monsoon withdrawal and cyclonic circulation

The southwest monsoon is likely to further withdraw from remaining parts of Gujarat, some parts of Maharashtra and some parts of east India during subsequent two days.

Thunderstorm Warning
IMD predicts thunderstorm and lightning in 15 Odisha districts

The alert has been issued for the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khordha, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati, Malkangiri, Koraput, Kandhamal and Rayagada.

IMD Predicts Rain In Odisha On Kumar Purnima
Rain intensity to increase from Kumar Purnima in Odisha: IMD

As per IMD, several parts of the state are likely to experience heavy rainfall activities for the next couple of days.  A yellow warning for thunderstorm and heavy rainfall has been issued for various districts till October 11.

Dussehra Tragedy: Bank manager killed in road mishap, 4 others critical
Dussehra Tragedy: Bank manager killed in road mishap, 4 others critical

The deceased has been identified as Kalyani Panda, Manager of Odisha Gramya Bank (OGB), Daspalla branch.

Low Pressure Triggers Rainfall In Odisha
Low pressure update: Rain lashes several parts of Odisha on Maha Navami

As per IMD, the intensity of rainfall is likely to increase as a low pressure system has formed over Westcentral Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood.

Satellite Image Of Weather Over Odisha
Low pressure in 24 hrs; landslide, yellow warnings issued

Under the influence of a cyclonic circulation, a low pressure area is likely to form over West-central Bay of Bengal during the next 24 hours. The Met department has issued yellow warning for many districts of Odisha over the period of next 5 days.

The main accused
Wildlife smuggler held with leopard teeth; parrot, endangered squirrel rescued

A sharp rise in the number of poachers in Nayagarh district has become a matter of concern for the forest officials here.

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