Tag: Dhamnagar

Seven families rendered homeless after fire mishap in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Members of seven families were rendered homeless after 12 houses were gutted in a major fire that broke out at Patuli village under Dhamnagar block of Bhadrak district late on Monday night. As per reports, the fire broke out in a house and spread to the adjoining houses within minutes in the congested locality. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Woman stoned to death by youth, husband missing

Bhadrak: A woman was allegedly stoned to death by a youth at Talachitha village in Dhamnagar of Bhadrak district late last night. The deceased has been identified as Bhaktilata Beuria. As per reports, the accused, identified as Babua Mohanty of the same village reached the woman’s house and attacked her with a stone. When daughter of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
10 cobras rescued from another house in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Over 10 Cobras were rescued from a house in Kantabania Sahi near Jainagar area in Dhamnagar of Bhadrak district today. The snakes were spotted in the house of one Gouranga Jena, whose son rescued the reptiles this morning. Earlier as many as 131 cobras were rescued from the house of one Bijay Bhuyan at […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Imposition of Sec 144 extended in Dhamnagar for 24 hrs more

Dhamnagar: The Bhadrak district administration has extended imposition of prohibitory orders under Sec 144 for another 24 hours in Dhamnagar and nearby places from 10 am this morning with adequate deployment of police in the areas. Though situation in Dhamnagar has returned to normalcy, the district administration decided to extend the Sec 144 imposition period […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Bhadrak Unrest
Prohibitory orders under Sec 144 clamped in Dhamnagar

Bhadrak: Prohibitory orders under Sec 144 of the CrPC were clamped in Dhamnagar of Bhadrak from 10 am today following fresh tension that erupted after a fire outbreak in the Dhamnagar Bazaar last night. Four houses of a family were gutted allegedly in a fire mishap on Friday night. The Sec 144 has been clamped in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Dhamnagar MLA surrenders before ADJ court; granted bail

Bhadrak: Following the order of the Orissa High Court, BJD MLA from Dhamnagar Muktikant Mandal today surrendered before the ADJ court here in connection with a murder case that took place in 2002. After surrendering, Muktikant was granted bail by the ADJ. Earlier, the High Court had rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the legislator […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Girl survives abduction bid, files police complaint

Bhadrak: A young girl from Guapokhari village under Dhamnagar police limits here who allegedly survived an abduction bid on Tuesday, has filed a complaint against the kidnappers at the local police station. As per sources, the incident occurred on September 4 minutes after she reached Dhamnagar Chhak in a bus from Bhubaneswar. In her complaint, […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
CSE level laparoscopic surgery successfully conducted at CHC in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: A community health centre (CHC) in Bhadrak has set a benchmark by becoming the first such centre in Odisha to successfully perform a CSE-level laparoscopic surgery. As per the reports, a team comprising medical officer Jyotirmay Nayak and junior doctors of the CHC in Dhamnagar Block achieved this feat after successfully operating three persons […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Tehsildar Misbehaviour Case: Father Of Accused Dies Of Cardiac Arrest

Bhadrak: On October 17, Durga Charan Murmu, Tehsildar of Dhamnagar had filed a case at local police station against one RakeshMohanty alleging the latter of misbehaving with him. While Rakesh is on a run since the incident, his father today died of heart attack. The case took a fresh twist today as family members of […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Video Of Corporal Punishment In Odisha School Goes Viral

Bhadrak: A video of three students of a primary school being punished by their headmistress in-charge in Dhamnagar area of Bhadrak has raised serious question on government’s commitment to provide a punishment-free environment in schools across the State. The video, that was reportedly shot on Friday shows three students; one girl from Class one and […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Illicit Sand Mining Corroding Baitarani Banks, People Blame Govt Apathy

Bhadrak: Illegal sand mining on Baitarani river banks in Bhandaripokhari block of Bhadrak district has grown over the years and so is the district administration’s alleged inaction which has been encouraging unhindered loot of the resources. Bairatarini river flows through Bhandaripokhari, Dhamnagar, and Chandabali blocks of Bhadrak district. Every year floods create havoc in these […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021