Incessant rain in upper catchment areas has led to the rise in water level of Jalaka River, which is flowing above the danger mark at Mathani in Balasore.
Bhubaneswar: A day after the video of Baliapal Block Development Officer (BDO) verbally abusing the migrant workers went viral on social media, the state Panchayati Raj Department on Thursday said that an enquiry has been initiated through Balasore Collector and necessary action would be taken based on his report. Speaking to media, the department Minister […]
Balasore: A lady high school teacher engaged in Krushnabhanu High school in Baliapal area has brought charges of sexual harassment against the headmaster of the school Ratikanta Jena. The lady Sanskrit teacher alleged that Jena made amorous advances towards her on numerous occasions despite her protests over last one year. As per the complainant, Jena […]
Balasore: A report of irregularity originating from Mahabala village under Baliapal block of Balasore District concerning distribution of work order for construction of houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) has raised serious questions on the implementation of CM Naveen’s 5T model of governance. As per reports, one Jibanakrushna Jena of Mahabala village received the […]
Balasore: The flood in Bhograi block of Balasore district has not only ruined the livelihood of people, but also paralysed study of students as most of the schools are marooned while some other completely submerged. The deluge has led to undeclared holidays for the students as well as teachers in many parts of the district. […]
Balasore: Vigilance sleuths today arrested Inspector-in-charge (IIC) Surendra Beuria of Baliapal police station in Balasore district for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000. According to sources the IIC had demanded Rs 20,000 as bribe from a relative of one Ganesh Chandra Mohapatra, who is accused in a land dispute, for not arresting Ganesh. […]
Bhubaneswar: Industrial Energy Limited (IEL), a joint venture of Tata Power and Tata Steel, today inaugurated a solar micro grid project at Baliapal village in Kalinganagar in Odisha. The project will benefit 255 people at Baliapal village with uninterrupted power. The village was facing frequent power cuts that hampered studies of students and daily household […]
Balasore: The body of a young lady, who jumped into river Subarnarekha along with her boy friend yesterday, was found at Baliapal in the district today. The fire fighters traced the body of Nilima Sethy of Bishnupur while her partner Soumyaranjan Dhal’s whereabouts is yet to be ascertained. The fire brigade team has continued all […]