Tag: Jajpur

Spurned by girl, jilted lover kills her brother, injures father
Jilted lover kills girl's brother, injures father in Odisha's Jajpur

The incident spread outrage in the village as angry villagers overpowered him and brutally thrashed him before handing him over to the police.

  • Wednesday, 30 November 2022
IMFA’s 61st foundation day celebrated in Jajpur & Cuttack 
IMFA’s 61st foundation day celebrated in Jajpur & Cuttack 

Special programmes were held at the company premises in Sukinda mines area of Jajpur district. Sand artist Santosh Pradhan extended his best wishes through his sand art on the occasion. 

  • Saturday, 26 November 2022
Ancient Sculptures in Jajpur
3 ancient sculptures of Lord Vishnu excavated from Baitarani river in Jajpur

Excavated sculptures are said to be of the twelfth and thirtieth centuries out of which one is broken and two are in an intact condition.

  • Friday, 25 November 2022
Inferno At Scrap Yard
Major fire at scrap yard in Jajpur, firefighter injured

A massive fire engulfed a scrap yard in Jajpur on Wednesday. The scrap yard near Dhaneswar chhak in Jajpur road has been gutted in the blaze. Fire tenders have been pressed on to douse the flames. A firefighter has reportedly sustained injuries while battling to contain the flames.

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  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
What Caused Jajpur Train Tragedy?
Jajpur train mishap: Old coupling system in goods train villain of the piece!

Two days have passed since the tragic train mishap at Korei station in Jajpur district. The question that still haunts everyone is what led to such a shocking incident where eight mid wagons of a goods train derailed and dashed into the station premises, killing three on the spot.

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  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
Jajpur train mishap: Old coupling system in goods train villain of the piece! 
Jajpur train mishap: Old coupling system in goods train villain of the piece! 

According to experts, had the goods train had the centre buffer coupling system, the tragedy could have been averted. 

  • Tuesday, 22 November 2022
Train Mishap
Day after accident, train services resume at Korei railway station in Jajpur

As per ECoR sources, train operations resumed soon after completion of the restoration works of the affected railway section following the rescue and relief operations.

  • Tuesday, 22 November 2022
Goods train mishap in Odisha's Jajpur
Goods train derails, rams into passenger waiting hall in Odisha's Korei

Three persons were killed after eight wagons of a goods train derailed and rammed into the passenger waiting hall at the Korei station on Bhadrak-Kapilas Road Railway section under Khordha Road Railway Division today.

  • Monday, 21 November 2022
Police rescue over 150 cattle being smuggled from Jajpur to Kolkata

Two persons identified as Kamar Siyajuddin Khan of Gujidadra village and Mohammed Karim of Kantabania village were apprehended for illegally transporting the cattle, the police said.

  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
Teachers Without Pay For 30 Years
Teachers Found Working Without Salary For Last 30 years In Odisha’s Jajpur

Nothing can be more disdainful than this. While teaching is the noblest of profession, two teachers’ passion for imparting education has been taken for granted not once but for the last 30 years.

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  • Thursday, 17 November 2022
Odisha Also Has A Padwoman – Meet Jajpur’s Baisakhi Jena

With an aim to provide a better hygiene experience to girls and women, she started a sanitary pad packaging unit at Chandikhol market in Jajpur district.

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  • Monday, 14 November 2022
Drunken Headmaster
WATCH | Jajpur Headmaster Goes To School Drunk, Students Demand Transfer

Videos of headmaster of a government school in Jajpur napping in an inebriated state have surfaced on social media. Prakash Mallik, the headmaster of Bari Block Ratnagiri High School in Jajpur district was witnessed drunken and incapable of speaking.

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  • Tuesday, 27 September 2022
‘Thank You OTV’
OTV Impact | Jajpur’s Divyang Man Expresses Gratitude After Receiving Admin Help

Happiness knew no bounds for this landless divyang Prafulla Das whose long wait for a piece of land finally came to an end. The local administration handed him a patta (land document) apart from assuring other facilities after his plight was aired on OTV.

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  • Monday, 26 September 2022
‘Collector Babu’
Watch: Blind Man’s ‘Collector Babu’ Request Song Goes Viral

This is Prafulla Das, a visually impaired from Ragadi area in Jajpur. He plays his harmonium and begs for living. He is using the same harmonium and voice to beg for a house from collector.

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  • Thursday, 22 September 2022
Brahmastra Odisha Link
Brahmastra Odisha connection: Meet this Odia lad who worked in Bollywood movie starring Ranbir-Alia

Brahmastra: Part One- Shiva, starring Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt registered several new records and outranked numerous other Indian movies. While the story plot, screenplay, dialogues and onscreen performance of the lead actors received negative points, the visual effects in the movie got mostly appreciated.

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  • Monday, 19 September 2022