The administrative restrictions in the most remote area of the district, Bonda Ghati, to contain the Covid-19 cases have pushed the lives and livelihood of the tribal people into a state of utter despair.
After detection of Covid-19 cases in Malkangiri’s Bonda Valley, the district administration has stepped up vaccination and testing exercises in the sensitive regions of the tribal-dominated district.
Detection of Covid cases among the tribals of the Bonda Ghati region has sparked a prompt reaction from the district administration.
New Delhi: The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes has sought a report from the Odisha government after six members of two primitive tribes in the state contracted the COVID-19 disease, officials said. According to media reports, one member of the Bonda tribe and five from the Didayi tribe tested coronavirus positive in August end. The […]
Malkangiri/Bhubaneswar: After three years of wait and disappointment, mother of missing tribal student of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) in Bhubaneswar on Saturday lodged a complaint with the Mudulipara police in Malkangiri district. Mystery still prevails over disappearance of the tribal KISS student, Rama Chandra of Dantipara in Bondaghati of Malkangiri district who has […]
Malkangiri/Bhubaneswar: Mystery still shrouds the disappearance of a tribal student of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) in Bhubaneswar while the family continues to await his return since the last three years. Rama Chandra of Dantipara at Bondaghati in Malkangiri district had came to KISS to pursue higher education after completing primary schooling. But since […]
Malkangiri: Bonda tribe beneficiaries in Chitrakonda of Malkangiri district have alleged misappropriation in the supply of Public Distribution System (PDS) rice. While the point of sale (PoS) machines at the panchayat shows nil data, 125 quintals of rice was seen stocked in the panchayat godown. When asked about it, the supply assistant said some beneficiaries […]