Tag: Cuttack

Cuttack Collector Bhabani Shankar Chayani
Cuttack Collector accused of ‘misusing power to register land in own name' 

While displaying the Khasmahal land records of Collector’s land at Unit-13 in Chandinchowk area, Choudhury said, “I had applied to change the land category in 2003, but, I could not succeed.”

  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Villagers stage road blockade in Cuttack
Cuttack villagers stage road blockade over frequent power cuts, low voltage woes

Vehicular movement came to a standstill for hours due to the agitation. Hundreds of vehicles were stranded on both sides of the road due to the road blockade.

  • Thursday, 13 July 2023
People take selfies inside Kathajodi river in Naraj
Dangerous act: ‘Ignoring warning’, people take selfies inside Kathajodi river in Cuttack’s Naraj

Though many of them keep warning the visitors not to enter the river and take selfies inside the river as there is danger to their lives, the visitors seem to be least bothered.

  • Sunday, 09 July 2023
Odisha Health Minister gheraoed in Cuttack
Cuttack Cancer hospital contractual workers gherao Odisha Health Minister, demand job regularisation

Pujari had to face the unsavoury situation during his visit to the hospital to attend the general body meeting.

  • Thursday, 06 July 2023
Kalpana Jena
Divyang Odisha girl braves all odds to secure cycling silver in Berlin

Kalpana’s family members had no such expectation from her as she was identified with special disabilities. However, the gutsy girl proved them all wrong with her hard work, strong determination and high ambition. Now, they all are proud of her feats.

  • Tuesday, 04 July 2023
Temporary road connecting Dhabaleswar temple washes away
Dhabaleswar out of bounds for devotees as temporary road connecting shrine washes away

While devotees were using the temporary road to reach the Dhabaleswar temple, its damage has left the shrine inaccessible for them.

  • Friday, 30 June 2023
Missing driver’s mutilated body found in Keonjhar
Missing Cuttack driver’s mutilated body found in Keonjhar, mystery shrouds death

Based on a missing complaint at Malgodown police station, an investigation into the incident was launched. Eventually, Bhagaban’s mutilated body was found along the National Highway at Ghasipura.

  • Thursday, 29 June 2023
Driver among 2 injured as sewage suction tanker rams into houses in Cuttack slum
Driver among 2 injured as sewage suction tanker rams into houses in Cuttack slum

The driver has been admitted to SCB Medical College and Hospital where his condition was stated to be normal after treatment, reports said.

  • Thursday, 22 June 2023
Body carried on trolley in Cuttack
Body carried on trolley for cremation in Cuttack

At last, some voluntary organisations stepped in and carried the body on a trolley to Satichaura for cremation.

  • Wednesday, 21 June 2023
Congress workers face off with CMC Mayor for not inviting party MLA to event
Congress workers face off with CMC Mayor for not inviting party MLA to event

According to sources, the CMC Mayor, CMC Commissioner, corporators of several wards and BJD workers attended the stone-laying ceremony. When Singh was laying the stone for the renovation work, Congress workers gheroed him for not inviting the Barabati-Cuttack MLA, Mohammed Moquim to the event.

  • Saturday, 10 June 2023
Drunk driver causes series accidents in Cuttack, detained after high-speed chase
Drunk driver causes series accidents in Cuttack, detained after high-speed chase

The driver who was said to be under the influence of alcohol hit cars in areas including Barabati Stadium, Jobra and Chauliaganj. 

  • Thursday, 08 June 2023
JICA construction site
Cuttack box drain tragedy: CMC orders to put up barricades, information plates near JICA construction sites

Singh has also warned stern actions against the erring officials while ordering an investigation into the incident.

  • Wednesday, 31 May 2023
Box drain tragedy
Cuttack box drain tragedy: Locals gherao CMC Mayor, Commissioner

Several Congress leaders slammed Mayor Subhash Singh and other CMC officials for alleged lapses and negligence in discharging their duty resulting in mishaps at several construction sites in the city and the loss of precious lives.

  • Wednesday, 31 May 2023
car mishap
Taladanda canal car mishap: Officials asked to submit report, says Cuttack Collector

“In connection with yesterday’s incident, the superintending engineer of the R&B department and Sub-Collector (Sadar) have been asked to submit a report,” informed the Cuttack Collector.

  • Tuesday, 30 May 2023
Ganja Smuggling
'Cuttack transit route for Ganja smuggling;' cops seize over 700 kg of contraband

Twin City Police Commissioner, Saumendra Priyadarshi informed that a team of Jagatpur Police Station got input regarding the transportation of Ganja. Subsequently, the team intercepted a four-wheeler near the Indian Oil petrol pump at Jagatpur.

  • Monday, 29 May 2023