Tag: Baripada

Miscreants cut down many valuable roadside trees
Hundreds of trees felled in wildlife range to widen road in Odisha

Local residents had planted and grown those trees on both sides of the road near Similipal Reserve.

  • Friday, 03 March 2023
Mysterious loud sound across Baripada, Balasore triggers panic
Mysterious loud sound across Baripada, Balasore triggers panic

The intensity of the sound was so loud that the locals rushed out of their houses fearing for their lives, sources informed.

  • Monday, 27 February 2023
ITI Topper Story
ITI Toppers From Odisha & Their Story

Very few go out of their comfort zone and pursue something that is perceived difficult. Nikamani Soren is one such example. She chose carpentry, which is a male-dominated vocation. Not only she chose a difficult trade but also topped the All India Skill Test. Nikamani belongs to a poor family in Mayurbhanj. But her desire to do something in life took her ahead.

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  • Friday, 16 September 2022
Tree on Rail Track
Train Movement Disrupted In Baripada After Uprooted Tree Falls On Track

Train Movement Disrupted In Baripada After Uprooted Tree Falls On Track

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  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Lady Sweeper
Watch: Lady Sweeper Cleans Road With Baby Tied To Her Back

Lakshmi Mukhi has been a sweeper at the Baripada Municipality for almost 10 years now.

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  • Tuesday, 31 May 2022
The Burning Car
Moving Car Catches Fire On NH In Odisha’s Baripada

Moving Car Catches Fire On NH In Odisha’s Baripada

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  • Sunday, 13 March 2022
Under Vigilance Scanner
Vigilance Sleuths Raid ITDA Assistant Engineer’s Property For Amassing Disproportionate Assets

Vigilance sleuths on Thursday (Nov 25), conducted raids at various places linked to an Assistant Engineer of the ITDA (Integrated Tribal Development Agency) at Baripada on charges of accumulating assets disproportionate to his income.

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  • Thursday, 25 November 2021
CREEPY!  Snake On Bed!
CREEPY! Venomous Snake Found On Bed Under Blanket

A man living in Baripada city’s Deulasahi locality received the shock of his life, when he spotted a venomous snake, called the ‘Russell’s viper’ lounging on his bed under the blanket. Later, the man immediately contacted the snake helpline members, who reached the spot and rescued the reptile.

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  • Friday, 12 November 2021
Giant King Cobra In Well!
Watch Giant King Cobra Rescue From Well

These visuals show a king cobra stuck in a well at Nuagaon area in Baripada, Mayurbhanj. Reports said that the snake had slipped inside the well and was unable to escape from it. Meanwhile, the locals contacted the snake helpline members, who reached the spot and rescued the reptile.

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  • Monday, 08 November 2021
Gang Raped
Horrific! Odisha Plus 3 Student Gang Raped In Front Of Male Friend

Yet another horrific incident has called into question women's safety in the state. A Plus 3 girl student was allegedly gang raped in front of her male friend near Kalama Chhak under Baisinga police limits in Mayurbhanj.

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  • Sunday, 17 October 2021
JMM stages road blockade demanding revival of Amarda air strip

Baripada: Activists of JMM today staged a road blockade at different places in Baripada and Balasore town demanding revival of the Amarda air strip at Rasgobindpur. The activists led by the party’s State president stopped vehicles on NH-18 and shouted slogans against the government alleging government apathy towards the airstrip. Vehicular traffic remained stranded on […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Odisha man arrested for duping Rs 5 crore on pretext of providing jobs

Baripada: A man was arrested from Chandipur in Mayurbhanj district by Khunta Police on charges of duping nearly Rs 5 crore from job aspirants. The accused has been identified as Lakshman Hansda. According to sources, Hansda took money from youths and their parents on the pretext of giving jobs and later vanished. “He was my […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Locals attack West Bengal tourists in Baripada

Baripada: In an unfortunate incident, tourists from West Bengal visiting Sitakund in Similipal of Mayurbhanj district were allegedly thrashed by some locals today. According to reports, local youths had allegedly made some obscene gestures to the tourists hailing from Digha in West Bengal. This led to an altercation between them, following which the locals allegedly […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Four-year-old girl raped in Baripada; 3 youths detained

Mayurbhanj: A 4-year-old minor girl was allegedly raped in Baripada and the matter came to light after a complaint was lodged at Badasahi Police Station today. The girl has been admitted to Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital while cops have detained 3 youths in connection with the case and have started interrogation. “An investigation […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Rape accused gives jail officials a slip in Baripada

Mayurbhanj: Two jail warders were placed under suspension after an undertrial prisoner escaped while undergoing treatment at Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital at Baripada today. The accused, identified as Kanhu Charan Marandi, was lodged at Baripada circle jail since November 25 after he was arrested in connection with a gangrape case. He was […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021