With the nomination filing process for the upcoming Civic body elections in Odisha starting from Wednesday, the three major political parties in the State are facing an uphill task to distribute tickets among eligible candidates.
Bhubaneswar: Miscreants hurled stones and vandalised the house of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) ward number 15 Corporator Samir Pradhan on Tuesday night. Pradhan also alleged that the miscreants even misbehaved with his mother. The incident occured in between 9 pm to 10 pm. Some persons from an immersion procession of Lord Ganesh idol came towards […]
Cuttack/Bhubaneswar: The Orissa High Court has directed for fresh election to the post of Corporator of Ward 18 of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) after declaring the election of Sukanti Subudhi to the post null and void. The order came following a writ petition filed by Punam Parida challenging Subudhi’s election to the post. Parida had […]
Aurangabad: The city Crime Branch today arrested 25 engineering students, including three women, who were found writing exam paper in the house of a Shiv Sena corporator. All the students belonged to the same institute in the city and are studying in the third year. They were writing exam paper which was previously conducted on […]
Cuttack: Tension ran high on the premises of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) office after Congress corporator Arun Sethi allegedly thrashed BJD corporator Itishree Behera during a meeting on Friday. According to sources, the incident took place when the Congress corporators staged a sit in inside a mosquito net during the meeting in a symbolic protest […]
Cuttack: Commissionerate Police on Saturday grilled BJD corporator from ward number 7 Ranjita Biswal at Mahila police station here for her alleged connection with the arrested criminal brothers-Susil Dhalasamant and Susant Dhalasamant. Talking to newsmen after a marathon interrogation, Biswal said “I know the Dhalasamant brothers since 2013. As I was working as a joint […]