Tag: Digha

Deep Depression crosses coast near Digha, IMD issues heavy rainfall warning for 4 Odisha districts
Deep Depression crosses coast near Digha, IMD issues heavy rainfall warning for 4 Odisha districts

Under the impact, Balasore will experience heavy to very heavy rainfall with a wind speed of 25-30km/hr. The district has recorded 25mm rainfall in the last two hours, the SRC added.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Locals attack West Bengal tourists in Baripada

Baripada: In an unfortunate incident, tourists from West Bengal visiting Sitakund in Similipal of Mayurbhanj district were allegedly thrashed by some locals today. According to reports, local youths had allegedly made some obscene gestures to the tourists hailing from Digha in West Bengal. This led to an altercation between them, following which the locals allegedly […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Two women among 4 killed in road accident

Jajpur: In a tragic incident, four persons, including two women were killed when a car hit a stationary truck from behind at Jarka in Jajpur district during the wee hours today. The identities of the deceased are yet to be identified. Sources said the car that was going towards Bhubaneswar from West Bengal dashed against […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Feasibility study of Odisha highway to be ready next month

Kendrapara: The feasibility study of the ambitious highway project along Odisha coastline is likely to be completed next month. “The feasibility report, which will have among other things a geo-technical scientific study, will be ready by April end. It will be followed by a technical study,” Regional Officer, National Highway Authority of India, Odisha, D […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Kolkata police bust gang behind rape of Japanese tourist

Kolkata: The city police Friday busted an inter-state racket operating in Kolkata and Bihar whose members had allegedly duped and raped a 22-year-old Japanese tourist in November, arresting five people. “We have arrested three people from Kolkata and two from Gaya in Bihar. This gang used to operate from Kolkata and used to dupe and […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Two women from West Bengal gang raped in Balasore

Balasore: Two women hailing from Digha in West Bengal were allegedly gang raped in a private guest house under Talasari Marine police limits in Balasore district on Tuesday. Reportedly, three miscreants brought the two women to the guest house and allegedly gang raped them. Following the incident, owner and staff of the guest house have […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Cyclone Amphan: 41 NDRF Teams Deployed In Odisha, WB, Says SN Pradhan

New Delhi: A total of 41 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams have been deployed in West Bengal and Odisha to deal with any emergency situation arising out of cyclone ‘Amphan’, NDRF chief S N Pradhan said on Tuesday. Addressing a press conference here, Pradhan said cyclone Amphan is a second disaster coming in the […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Cyclone Amphan situation under control in Odisha so far: SRC Pradeep Jena

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is taking all precautionary measures to deal with cyclone Amphan and the situation is under control so far, informed Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena in a press meet on Tuesday. Amphan is likely to make landfall between West Bengal and Bangladesh on Wednesday. He said the district administrations have started […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Sanjay Dasburma
New Alignment Of Gopalpur-Digha Coastal Highway Sparks Political Slugfest In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The fresh alignment of Gopalpur-Digha coastal highway that already ran into a controversy has triggered a political bickering in Odisha once again with BJD and BJP blaming each other over the development. The BJD has flayed the Centre’s new decision saying that it would go against the interest of Odisha. While quoting Union Minister […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021