Tag: Jagatsinghpur

3 killed, 2 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Paradip/Angul/Paralakhemundi: As many as three persons were killed while two others sustained critical injuries in three separate road mishaps in Jagatsinghpur, Angul and Gajapati districts on Tuesday. In Jagatsinghpur, a biker was killed after being hit by a truck at Tarinigadanear Paradip. The deceased was identified asPramod Das of nearby Chakradharpur village. Following the mishap, […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Youth drowns in Hansua River in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: In yet another drowning incident, a youth met watery grave at Hansua river in Jaipur of the district today. The deceased has been identified as Sudhansu Sekhar Das. As per repots, Sudhansu along with his friend Sagar Das had gone to the river and both of them slipped into deep waters while taking bath. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Youth critical in firing at Jagatsinghpur; police probe underway

Jagatsinghpur: A youth sustained critical injuries after he was shot at near Chapada bazar under Tirtol police limits here on Saturday. The injured youth has been identified as Sameer Das. As per reports, Das had a spat with another youth named Raja following which the latter opened fired at him. Though the exact reason behind […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Locals march to meet CM for super specialty hospital in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: Demanding a super specialty hospital, a 15-member team of ‘Jagatsinghpur Vikash Manch’ reached Bhubaneswar from Jagatsinghpur today on foot to meet Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. “We started walking on July 5 from Bhatana of Jagatsinghpur and we are on our way to meet CM Naveen Patnaik at his residence. We would urge CM to […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Drunk youth leaders of ruling-BJD misbehave with cops

Jagatsinghpur: Two youth leaders of ruling-BJD allegedly misbehaved with police and threatened them inside a policestation at  Kujang in Jagatsinghpur district. The accused have been identified as BJD Yuva Janata Dal’s Kujang block vice president Rajendra Sahu and Prabhat Patra, another frontline youth leader of the party. Both were caught by the police for driving […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Planning Board vice-chairman's son injured in road accident

Jagatsinghpur: Two youths, including son of Odisha Planning Board Vice-Chairman Bishnu Das were injured after the car they were travelling in hit an ambulance near Machhagaon of the district in wee hours today. Das’ son Bijay Shankar along with his friend was returning after attending a marriage reception last night, informed sources. As per reports, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Police complaint lodged against Congress MP for derogatory remarks

Jagatsinghpur: BJP Jagatsinghpur district president Satyabrat Mohapatra has lodged a police complaint against Congress Rajya Sabha member Ranjib Biswal for making derogatory remarks against him. As per the complaint, Biswal had allegedly made some objectionable remarks against Mohapatra while addressing a public meeting organised by district Congress unit yesterday. Protesting such remarks, BJP Yuva Morcha […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Two killed in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Jagatsinghpur/Balasore: Two persons were killed in two separate road mishaps in Jagatsinghpur and Balasore on Sunday. In the first incident, an 11-year-old boy was killed after being hit by a Tata Ace vehicle in Jagatsinghpur today. He was on his way to attend a tuition class. The boy was first rushed to the Biridi Commuity […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Miscreants loot Rs 12 lakh from ATM in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: Blame it on poor security measures or policing, incidents of bank ATM robberies are being reported more frequently from various parts of Odisha. This was again evident after unidentified miscreants decamped with nearly Rs 12 lakh from an ATM of Indian Overseas Bank at Chanrahat under Tirtol police limits in Jagatsinghpur district on Friday […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Minor girl gang raped, another molested in Odisha

Jagatsinghpur/ Balasore: Incidents of sexual abuse of minor girls continue unabated in Odisha with yet another case being reported from Jagatsinghpur district. In the latest incident, a Class 9 girl student was allegedly raped by three youths in Krisnanandapur police outpost area under Tirtol police limits of the district yesterday. Sources said, when the 14-year-old […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
10-year-old girl rescued after marriage to differently-abled

Jagatsinghpur: A 10-year-old girl married off to a 23-year-old differently-abled man at Mangarajpur village under Kujang police station in Jagatsingpur district was rescued by a team of police and the District Child Development Project Officer (CDPO) late on Thursday night. The matter came to light after the SDPO received a complaint about the illegal marriage […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Spurt in crime against teenage girls in Odisha raises concerns

Bhubaneswar: There has been a disconcerting rise in crime against teenage girls in Odisha over the last few days. While lives of these girls are at stake, no noticeable steps seem to have been taken to curb such atrocities. Today, body of a minor girl was recovered by police from a cashew orchard near Gadaharishpur […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
minor girl rape and murder
Minor girl raped, murdered; body found in cashew forest

Jagatsinghpur: Mystery shrouds the death of a minor girl whose body was recovered by police from a cashew forest near Gadaharishpur village under Erasama block of Jagatsinghpur district on Wednesday. As per sources, the minor had gone to the forest late last night to attend nature’s call when she was allegedly dragged by a miscreant […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Paradip man ties knot with transgender

Paradip: While ample incidents of stigmatisation continue to surface, Saroj Sahu of Rangiagada village in Paradip has set an example by getting married to a transgender, Kinnar Mama of Ramachandipada in Jagatsinghpur district. The marriage was solemnised amid cheerful celebrations with people belonging to the Third Gender (TG) community also taking part along with the […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Matric question paper surfaces on social media, again

Kamakhyanagar/Jagatsinghpur: After MIL, English, Mathematics and Science subjects, question paper of Social Science of Matriculation examination went viral on social media in Kamakhyanagar and Jagatsinghpur on the last day of the exam. As per reports, photographs of Social Science question paper were circulated on WhatsApp within one hour of the commencement of the exam. Barring […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021