In an unfortunate incident, as many as 7 people reportedly sustained critical injuries following an LPG cylinder explosion. The mishap took place in a house in Gambharimunda village under Banapur Police Station limits of Khordha on Thursday morning (Aug 19).
Berhampur: As many as 22 persons were affected by diarrhoea at Balugaon village in Odisha’s Ganjam district, health department officials informed on Thursday. The villagers were taken ill after they attending a feast on Thursday, they said. The affected persons were admitted to the sub-divisional hospital in Chhatrapur, about 25 km from here, an official […]
Khurda: Three persons were killed and three others sustained grievous injuries after a truck in which they were travelling overturned on NH-16 near Naval Chhak in Balugaon in the district here on Wednesday. Initial reports claim that the accident took place when the driver lost control over the pipe-laden vehicle near the Naval Chhak following […]
Balugaon: One person was killed and 30 others injured when a bus going towards Jeypore from Bhubaneswar on NH-16 overturned into a roadside farmland at Belpada in Balugaon late last night. The injured passengers rescued by police and fire personnel were rushed to hospitals in Banapur, Balugaon and Bhubaneswar. However, identity of the deceased was […]
Khurdha: Alleging torture and exploitation, families of five Odia migrant labourers from Balugaon Mathapatna village under Banpur police limits of Khurdha district working in Oman have urged the government to take steps for their rescue and safe return to Odisha. The families, after getting information, have approached the district administration seeking the government’s intervention in […]
Bengaluru: A worker hailing from Balugaon of Khurda district died on Saturday after being hit by a truck in front of a concrete mixture company’s office located at Anjanapura in Bengaluru. The deceased, identified as Gangadhara Paikray, was injured critically when the truck knocked down him from behind while walking in front of the company […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Fisheries department’s FISHFED and IOCL inked a MoU to provide subsidized diesel for fishing trawlers and boats operated by fishermen in the State. The MoU was signed in presence of Odisha Agriculture minister, Pradeep Maharathy. As per the terms of the MoU, the fishermen will get 50 paisa subsidy on a litre of […]
Balugaon: Tension ran high in Balugaon area as locals blocked the Nayagarh-Khandapada road on Thursday morning protesting against the death of two persons in a road accident on Wednesday. The two deceased have been identified as Kailash Chandra Sahoo and Sarat Nayak. According to sources, the incident took place when a Haiwa truck coming from […]
Khurda: In a tragic road accident, three persons, including a couple were killed when a car in which they were travelling, collided head-on with a speeding truck near Naval Chhak at Balugaon in Khurda the district on Sunday.