Tag: Daspalla

Fire breaks out in Odisha village, firefighters refuse rescue operation

Nayagarh: Houses of at least five families were reduced to ashes after a major fire broke out at Srirampur in Daspalla of Nayagarh district yesterday night. According to some locals, Fire Services personnel allegedly refused to come for rescue operation citing ongoing state-wide indefinite cease-work strike. Even as villagers tried to douse the flame, the […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Mysterious illness triggers panic in Nayagarh

Nayagarh: Reportedly an unknown disease has spread panic in Bani village under Daspalla block of Nayagarh district, with nearly 70 villagers complaining of cough, fever and vomiting in last three days. Despite being situated merely 60 kilometres away from the district headquarters, the village lacks primary health care services, alleged the villagers. The nearest Kujamendhi […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Trucks laden with wood for Rath Yatra detained

Nayagarh: Two trucks loaded with wood for construction of chariots for Puri Rath Yatra were detained by the members of Mahaveer Sena at Daspalla in Nayagarh district today. The Sena activists alleged that felling of trees from Daspalla forest has led to massive deforestation in the area. No measures have been taken for afforestation, they […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Inventor of ‘Chhena Poda’ passes away

Nayagarh: The inventor of Odisha’s very own beloved sweet, ‘Chhena Poda’ (a sweet smoked cottage cheese pancake) Sudarshan Sahu passed away at the age of 86 today. Sudarshan breathed his last at his residence in Kacheri Bazaar. According to sources, Sudarsan was suffering from old age related ailments for the past two years. He is […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Bomb goes off accidentally; 1 killed, 4 injured

Nayagarh: A man was killed and four others sustained critical injuries after a bomb went off accidentally near a medicine store in Daspalla in Nayagarh district today. Kanhucharan Nayak was carrying the explosive in his bag, which accidentally exploded at Durga Bazar area killing him on the spot and injuring four others critically, police said. […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021