Tag: Jajpur

Minor students suffering from skin infections asked to 'leave hostel' in Jajpur
Minor students suffering from skin infections asked to 'leave hostel' in Jajpur

According to sources, some locals rescued the students and handed them over to the local child protection unit.

  • Sunday, 03 July 2022
Croc fear: These Jajpur villagers are between the 'Devil' and the deep blue sea 
Croc fear: These Jajpur villagers are between the 'Devil' and the deep blue sea 

The villagers said if they are putting their lives at risk, it is because they have no other options. 

  • Tuesday, 07 June 2022
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Small Kid Runs 10 Kms Daily To Join Police Force

Small Kid Runs 10 Kms Daily To Join Police Force

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  • Friday, 22 April 2022
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98 Arrested In Odisha’s Jajpur Over Panchayat Election Violence

A total of 98 persons have been arrested till date in poll violence cases in Jajpur district

  • Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Violence Rears Its Ugly Head
Odisha's Violence-hit Jajpur Records Drop In Voter Turnout in 2022 Panchayat Elections

Beset with pandemic pain, lack of jobs near home, working-age group population migrated for work from Ganjam. The district recorded lowest turnout after 2002

  • Sunday, 20 February 2022
Self-Immolation Bid
Odisha Woman Attempts Self-Immolation Failing To Sell Land

The woman claimed that she wanted to sell the plot to meet the educational expenses of her two sons, who are pursuing higher studies.

  • Tuesday, 21 December 2021
Turtles Rescued From Smuglers
Watch | 43 Fresh Water Turtles Rescued From Smugglers

Police busted an inter-state tortoise smuggling racket in Jajpur, Odisha. One of the accused, Ajay Mallick from West Bengal, arrested by Byree Police. The police have seized as many as 43 fresh water tortoises weighing over 50 kgs.

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  • Monday, 29 November 2021
Tension Flares Up As Truck Drivers Stage Road Block Protesting Against Tehsildar’s Misconduct
Tension Flares Up As Truck Drivers Stage Road Block Protesting Against Tehsildar’s Misconduct

Tension gripped the police beat house area under Jenapur police limits in Jajpur district after hundreds of drivers gheraoed the beat house and staged a road blockade on the nearby National Highway Sunday.

  • Sunday, 28 November 2021
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Struggle For MDM Rice: Children in Nagada walk 20 km to Collect Ration

These are images of children of Nagada Village, which had shot into national headlines for malnutrition deaths. It seems nothing much has changed. Students here reportedly have to walk 20km to collect the MDM ration.

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  • Saturday, 30 October 2021
No Rules For Dutee?
Viral Video: Olympian Dutee Chand Argues With Cops During Procession In Jajpur

As per reports, Dutee allegedly participated in an idol immersion procession in Jajpur which was reportedly arranged without the permission of the local administration.

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  • Friday, 24 September 2021
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Jawan's death sparks tension in Jajpur

Jajpur: Vehicular traffic on Baruna-Balichandrapur road in Jajpur was disrupted today after family members of a CRPF jawan who died at the SCB hospital in Cuttack on Monday staged a road blockade alleging murder and demanded compensation. As per reports, the deceased jawan, identified as Soumyaranjan Parida, had gone with his friends to a marriage […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Odisha govt feigns ignorance about NGT order on Dankari stone quarrying

Bhubaneswar: Even though three weeks have passed since the National Green Tribunal (NGT) ordered Odisha government to pay Rs 25 crore as interim compensation to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for allowing illegal stone quarrying at Dankari Hills in Jajpur district, Forest and Environment Minister Bijayashree Routray and the local administration have feigned ignorance […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Villagers risk their lives to cross Brahmani river

Jajpur: Risking their lives everyday, residents of 10 villages under Bari block of Jajpur district cross Brahmani river with the help of a bridge made out of bamboo. While the villagers could use the boat services only for four months in a year, the bamboo bridge is the only option for them to cross the […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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NGT asks Odisha to form committee to look into Dankari stone quarry

Jajpur: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday directed the State government to form a joint committee and take appropriate legal action against the illegal stone quarry operations at Dankari hills of Jajpur district. Taking strong note of the case, the tribunal asked the authorities concerned to form a committee comprising Chairperson of the State […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Goods train scrapes off platform roof at Jajpur Road Station

Jajpur: Platform No-3 at Jajpur Road Station was damaged after being hit by a coal-laden goods train last night. As per reports, a coal laden goods train passing through platform no-3 of the station came in contact with the GI sheets of the platform roof. As a result three GI sheets were ripped off while […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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