Tag: Jajpur

One arrested in Rs 4L cash loot from SHG women in Jajpur
One arrested in Rs 4L cash loot from SHG women in Jajpur

Women of a Self-help Group (SHG) in the Charinagala area withdrew cash worth Rs 4 lakh from a bank on January 4. On their way back home, when they reached Balichandrapur bazaar, unidentified persons came on a bike and snatched away the bag containing the cash. 

  • Tuesday, 09 January 2024
Two minor siblings drown in Jajpur
Two minor siblings drown in Jajpur

a 3-year-old boy and his 2-year-old sister were playing near the pond at Kulasahi under Mangalpur block. Accidentally, the children went into the pond and drowned. 

  • Saturday, 06 January 2024
Odisha farmer produces low-carb rice for diabetes patients
Odisha farmer produces low-carb rice for diabetes patients

Intake of sugar-rich or high carbohydrate food like rice is a prohibition for them. However, a special kind of rice with lower levels of carbohydrates is available in the market. 

  • Tuesday, 02 January 2024
Kashmiri fraudster Bukhari sent to jail after 5-day Odisha Crime Branch remand ends
Kashmiri fraudster Bukhari sent to jail after 5-day Odisha Crime Branch remand ends

Government counsel Prakash Das said that the court had granted a five-day remand to the STF from December 19 to December 24 for custodial interrogation. The STF produced him in the court at 5 pm on Saturday  

  • Saturday, 23 December 2023
Post-Bukhari arrest, Jajpur's Milatnagar under police lens
Post-Bukhari arrest, Jajpur's Milatnagar under police lens

Why the alleged ‘terror suspect’ chose the area for residence and how he could manage to ward off the police glare for so long are questions that have cropped up now.  

  • Tuesday, 19 December 2023
Odisha Crime Branch takes Kashmiri fraudster Bukhari on 5-day remand
Odisha Crime Branch takes Kashmiri fraudster Bukhari on 5-day remand

Following Bukhari's arrest and reports about his suspected terror links, his wife, a resident of Neulpur in Dharmashala of Jajpur district, was sacked from her job as a teacher.   

  • Monday, 18 December 2023
Two drown in Odisha
Two persons die in separate drowning incidents in Odisha

Another incident was reported from Banitia village of Bhadrak. Gobinda Mahakud of the village was cycling to his destination in the morning. He was crossing Barada Bridge when he accidentally lost his balance and fell off the bridge into the river.

  • Tuesday, 12 December 2023
Body of accident victim exhumed from grave for insurance claim in Odisha
Body of accident victim exhumed from grave for insurance claim in Odisha

Prahllad Nayak, a resident of Purunapani died in an accident on December 7. Police were clueless about the death. The family members of the deceased brought the body from the hospital and later buried it. The post-mortem of the body was not conducted.

  • Sunday, 10 December 2023
Jumbo that caused mayhem in Jajpur tranquilized for translocation
Jumbo that caused mayhem in Jajpur tranquilized for translocation

An elephant, after separation from its herd, strayed into Dasrathpur some days ago. The animal was first spotted causing havoc in paddy and vegetable fields in Kuanrpur. As it went on a damaging spree, people panicked and fumed over large-scale damages to crops. They sought help from the Forest Department.

  • Saturday, 25 November 2023
Class IV student dies after sit-ups punishment in school
Class IV student dies after sit-ups punishment in Jajpur school, probe launched

After doing three to four sit-ups, Rudra collapsed. Though he was immediately rushed to the nearby hospital following the incident, he was declared dead by the doctors.

  • Wednesday, 22 November 2023
Several beneficiaries in Jajpur protest alleging irregularities in distribution of PDS rice
Protest erupts after massive ‘irregularities’ in distribution of PDS rice in Jajpur

As per the allegation by beneficiaries, they have been issued tokens since last September but the dealer is not providing them rice under the PDS scheme on a regular basis.

  • Thursday, 09 November 2023
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'No teacher in school, don't expect too much from us'; Class 9 student’s remark in answer sheet goes viral in Odisha

The student’s answer on his sheet was a sign of protest over the alleged lack of teachers in the school.

  • Sunday, 05 November 2023
CDPO assaults Anganwadi supervisor in Odisha’s Jajpur
CDPO assaults Anganwadi supervisor in Odisha’s Jajpur

On the basis of the complaint lodged by Anganwadi supervisor Subasini Das, the police have reportedly registered a case and served a notice to CDPO Bhagabati Guru.

  • Friday, 27 October 2023
Farmer dies by suicide after crop loss due to stone blasting in Odisha’s Jajpur
Farmer dies by suicide after crop loss due to stone blasting in Odisha’s Jajpur

The farmer’s death sparked outrage in the village as family members accused a stone mafia of illegally running a stone quarry and blasting near the paddy fields that destroyed the standing paddy crops.

  • Monday, 16 October 2023
Youth’s body found floating in canal in Jajpur
Youth’s body found floating in canal in Jajpur, family members allege murder

The family members of the deceased alleged that Priyaranjan had been murdered and his body dumped into the canal by some miscreants.

  • Sunday, 01 October 2023
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