Tag: Demonstration

Tarabha murder
Tarabha youth murder: Prime accused nabbed

Dhenkanal/Bhubaneswar: Police today arrested Byomokesh Biswal, a jawan of Odisha State Armed Police (OSAP) and prime accused in the murder of Salman Rout who succumbed to the bullet injuries in Dhenkanal District Headquarters Hospital last evening after he was shot at during a pre-poll violence in Tarabha village earlier in the day. “We are investigating […]

TMC to stage demo against arrest of party MPs today

Bhubaneswar: The Trinamool Congress (TMC) will stage a demonstration here today to protest demonetisation and arrest of party MPs Sudip Bandyopadhyay and Babul Supriyo in the Rose Valley chit fund scam. The party workers would stage demonstration followed by a protest meeting at Lower PMG here from 11 AM to 3 PM. TMC general secretary […]

Sex slur against Mayor: BJP to stage demo at 12 places today

Bhubaneswar: Demanding dismissal of city Mayor Ananta Narayan Jena for his alleged involvement in a sex scandal video and murder of engineering student Asutosh Mohanty alias Rishi, the BJP will stage demonstration at eight places across the capital today. At a Press meet here on Friday, the party leaders also alleged that while the Mayor […]

Demonetisation: Congress, Left to stage demonstrations in Odisha tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: Strongly opposing the Centre’s demonetisation decision, the Congress and five Left parties will stage separate demonstrations across Odisha tomorrow. Odisha Congress chief Prasad Harichandan said the party would organise ‘Jana Akrosh’ rallies across the state. He said demonstrations and rallies would be held in all the 314 blocks and 30 districts of the state. […]

Locals stage demonstration demanding enhanced compensation

Bhubaneswar: Agitated locals today staged a demonstration in front of the SUM hospital here during the visit of the Union Health Minister J P Nadda demanding a compensation of Rs 15 lakh to the families of those killed in the hospital blaze. They were also demanding the arrest of the chairman of the trust that […]

Locals stage demo before Begunia MLA's house

Bhubaneswar: Protesting the use of abusive language by Begunia BJD MLA Prashant Jagdev, locals staged a demonstration in front of his Government quarter here today. Notably, the MLA had abused the owner of a makeshift hotel that was set up in from of his residence with filthy language a few days ago. When he pleaded […]

BJD demands arrest of Pradip Majhi, family; CBI probe into Seashore link

Koraput: Demanding a CBI probe into the links of senior Congress leader and former Nabarangpur MP Pradip Majhi and his family with the Seashore Group, a chit fund company and their arrest, the ruling BJD today staged demonstrations in several areas in the undivided Koraput district. While Commerce and Transport minister and Jharigan MLA Ramesh […]

Attack on Gangwar: BJP to stage demo in front of Raj Bhavan tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: Criticising the BJD government for the attack on the convoy of Union Textiles minister Santosh Gangwar during his visit to Bargarh last month, the BJP on Saturday said it is all set to set to stage a protest in front of Raj Bhavan here on Monday. At a press conference here in the city, […]

Congress calls for KBK bandh on July 2

Bhubaneswar: Targeting the ruling BJD on a host of issues, the Odisha Congress has called for a dawn-to-dusk bandh in the undivided Kalahandi, Bolangir and Koraput (KBK) districts on July 2. Addressing the media herer today, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) chief Prasad Harichandan said that the party will hit the streets in the KBK […]