Tag: Brahmagiri

Cyclone Fani Aftermath: Villagers of Brahmagiri block struggle to get basic amenities

Brahmagiri: The devastating cyclone Fani has left behind horrific trail of destruction in Odisha. Puri’s Brahmagiri block being the worst hit is now trying to rebuild itself from the ruins. Damaged houses, scattered debris and roofs, water soaked ration is all that is left with the residents of Rebananuagan, Talamala and Aliaput villages under Brahmagiri […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
PMAY Scam: 'Massive Irregularities' Mar Govt’s 5T Claims

Puri/Baripada: Allegations of gross irregularities in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) have resurfaced in Odisha with instances of ineligible beneficiaries getting benefits of the central housing scheme being reported from Puri and Baripada. The alleged irregularities in Brahmagiri block under Puri district and Shuliapada block in Mayurbhanj district have led to widespread resentment among people […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
One Year Of Cyclone Fani: Odisha Villages Still Reeling Under Govt 'Apathy'

Bhubaneswar: One year has now passed since the extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ ravaged several parts of coastal Odisha on May 3, 2019. The memory of devastation caused by Fani is still fresh in the minds of people of Krushnaprasad and Brahmagiri blocks of Puri district as government help still eludes the villagers and they […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Families Clash Over Laying Of Pipe, 2 Dead, 14 Injured

Puri: Two people lost their lives and as many as fourteen others received injuries in a clash between two families over a trivial incident at Dimirisena village under Brahmagiri Police Limit here on Sunday. Seven of the injured are reported to be critical. The deceased have been identified as Suria Bhoi and Kalia Bhoi. According […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Four critical
Four Of A Family Critical In Murderous Feud In Puri

Puri: Four members of a family including two women were grievously injured following a feud between two families at Rebana Nuagaon village under Brahmagiri police limits in this district on Sunday. According to reports, a trivial feud between the two families escalated into heated arguments and subsequently turned violent when they started attacking each other […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
7 Years On, Phailin Aid Still Eludes Victims In Puri

Puri: Seven years have passed since the extremely severe cyclonic storm Phailin wreaked utter devastation in the State, but, many people whose houses were damaged by the cyclone are still to receive any compensation. There are hundreds of such beneficiaries in Brahmagiri area of Puri district who are spending their lives in damaged houses as […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Reopening Of Temples
Alarnath & Harachandi Temple To Reopen Tomorrow

Puri: In a welcome development, the famous Alarnath Temple and Maa Harachandi Temple at Brahmagiri in Puri are all set to reopen from 23 December 2020, albeit with some restrictions. Informing the decision, Tehsildar of Brahmagiri, Kishwar Kumar Panda said that the decision was taken after a thorough discussion with the servitors of both the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021