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Tag: Jatni

Inordinate Delay In Jatni Flyover Construction Irks Residents

Khurda: The inordinate delay in the execution of a flyover at Sitaram Chhak in Jatni of Khurda district has irked the residents here. Though the project was supposed to be commissioned by 2017, half of the construction works have not been completed so far, severely affecting the traffic in the town. Residents alleged that if […]

Shame Again! Five-year-old girl raped by married youth in Odisha

Ganjam: Close on the heels of the rape and brutal murder of a six-year-old girl in Khurda’s Jatni area, a five-year-old girl was allegedly subjected to sexual assault by a married man in Buguda area of Ganjam district. Though the incident took place on April 11, the matter came to light after the family members […]

Blood-soaked body of youth found on roadside

Khurda: A blood-soaked body of a youth was found lying on the roadside in Jatni of Khurda district on Sunday. The deceased has been identified as Rajendra Kumar Nayak of Delanga, an LIC agent. Family members of the deceased alleged that Nayak was murdered after being attacked by unknown miscreants on Saturday night. “As he […]

Odisha artist creates miniature idols of Lord Ganesh using soaps, pencil nib

Bhubaneswar: At a time when the whole nation is set to welcome Lord Ganesh, L Eswar Rao of Jatni village in Khurda district has found a unique eco-friendly way to celebrate the Ganesh Chaturthi festival this year. Among millions of gigantic idols of the elephant-headed God, Rao’s miniature idols of the Lord which have been […]

Panda Infraproject alleges Odisha government of maligning company image

Bhubaneswar/Jatni: After being barred from Janti flyover project work, Panda Infraproject has come down heavily on the Works Department of the Odisha government. The company alleged that the Works department is levelling false and fabricated charges against it to hide own lapses and inabilities. In reply to a letter from the Khurda Executive Engineer, the […]

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Side wall of under-construction Jatni bridge collapses

Jatni: Labourers and pedestrians had a narrow escape when the side wall of an under-construction bridge in Jatni collapsed this morning. As per reports, a mound of concrete and iron frame collapsed and fell into the road. However no person was injured in the incident. Labourers wearing jackets of Panda Infratech Limited were seen working […]

Recruitment fraud: Odisha man dupes lakhs from aspirants

Bhubaneswar/Jatni: More than 30 persons have allegedly been defrauded of lakhs of rupees on false promises of jobs. A case has been registered at the Jatni police station and investigation is on, said police officials today. As per complaints, Jayakrushna Barik of Siko village under Jankia police limits in Khurda district duped youths and collected […]

Robbers dig tunnel into shop, decamp with gold ornaments

Jatani: Gold ornaments worth lakhs of rupees were looted by robbers, who dug a 2-feet tunnel through a roadside drain to break into the Gold Plaza jewellery shop in Raja Bazar of Jatani yesterday. Police investigating the case with the help of a scientific team and sniffer dogs  have recovered a digging bar, hammer and […]

Eviction of encroachers from Lord Jagannath’s land begins in Jatni

Khurda: An eviction drive to free encroached land belonging to Puri Jagannath Temple began at Jatni in Khurda district today. In the first phase of the drive, eviction was carried out on at least three acres of encroached land at Chhanaghara-Kusmati area in Jatni. The eviction drive was jointly carried out by the temple administration, […]

Women ransack liquor shop in Jatni

Jatni: A group of women on Friday ransacked a liquor shop at Jatni fish market in Khurda district. They reportedly broke open the door of the liquor shop and damaged the liquor bottles. As per reports, the locals have been protesting against the establishment of a country liquor shop in the market. Today, women anti-liquor […]

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Woman stabbed to death by nephew

Khurda: In an unexpected turn of events, one Sabita Swain was allegedly stabbed to death by her nephew Bikash Swain over a family feud at Ramchandrapur Bazar in Jatni here on Friday. According to sources, Sabita reportedly had a quarrel with the mother of the accused in the morning. Later, Bikash, in a fit of […]

Prime accused in Haripur teacher murder arrested from Jatni

Bhubaneswar:  Anjali Dehury, the teacher of Haripur Primary School was murdered for objecting to an ‘illicit relationship’ between the killer and a minor girl, police said on Saturday. This was revealed after the police arrested the killer Kunu Jena from Jatni area in Khurda district. A motorcycle and a bamboo stick which was used in […]

Jatni flyover irregularities: NIT team begins probe

Jatni: Following allegations of irregularities in the under-construction Jatni flyover, a 10-member team of the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela today conducted a spot visit and begun its probe into the charges. Sources said the team led by Mahavir Panda, the Head Of the Department (HOD) of Civil Engineering of the institute will examine […]

Jatni trader injured in attack over previous enmity

Jatni: A salon owner was brutally attacked by four miscreants at Golei market in Jatni of Khurda district today. According to sources, the victim was standing near his salon when the miscreants arrived on a motorcycle and attacked him with swords. They fled the spot immediately after the attack. Locals with help of police first […]

Youth killed, 2 others injured in Khurda over past enmity

Khurda: A youth was hacked to death while two other members of his family were injured in an attack by unidentified miscreants at Sandhapur near Jatni last night.The deceased has been identified as Anup Behera. It is suspected that Anup was allegedly killed by his neighbours over some past dispute. However, the exact reason behind […]

Paramotoring ride cancelled, weather plays truant

Khurdha: Adventure lovers have to stay on ground for few more days as the paramotoring ride scheduled to have been launched today atop the Barunei hills near IIT Jatni was cancelled due to adverse weather condition. The organisers informed that the next date of the adventure sport has not yet been scheduled. A city based […]

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Adventure sports: Paramotoring ride now in Twin City

Bhubaneswar: Adventure lovers of the Twin City can now touch the sky with the launch of paramotoring ride on Tuesday. A city based group Fun Rides is offering the adventure sport atop the scenic Barunei hills near IIT Jatni. Paramotoring ride is a thrilling sport wherein you suddenly start flying while riding a motorcycle, said […]

ATM password hacked, miscreants loot Rs 12L  

Bhubaneswar: In yet another bank robbery incident, unidentified miscreants looted Rs 12 lakh from an ATM of the Bank of India at Jatni in Khurda district. Shockingly, the miscreants looted the cash from the ATM located at Taraboi under Jatni police limits late on Monday night by hacking its password. After a written complaint, the […]

Recognition in Odisha is hard to come : Carrom Champion V Akash

Bhubaneswar: Despite the recognition V Akash has achieved at the age of 26 as World Champion in Carrom, he remains one of the least known faces in the country as much as in his home state.Akash also has the distinction of being the only person from Odisha to represent the sport on an international level. […]

International research centre for FMD opens in Khurdha

Bhubaneswar: An International Centre for Foot and Mouth Disease (ICFMD) has been opened at Jatni Argul on the outskirts of capital city. While inaugurating the facility on Utkal Divas, Union Agriculture Minister Radhamohan Singh said many SAARC countries would be benefited by the centre besides India. Virus of the deadly disease will be identified and […]

Torture of Bangladeshi minor boy: Asha Kiran chief arrested

Bhubaneswar/Jatni: Asha Kiran chief Hochiminh Sastri and staff of the shelter home, located in Jatni, were arrested today for allegedly torturing a Bangladeshi minor boy. Besides, statements of the Bangladeshi minor boy torture victim will be recorded today at a court in Bhubaneswar. Notably, the Bangladeshi boy, aged 15, managed to escape from the shelter […]

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Jatni Tehsildar thrashed for opposing illegal stone mining

Khurda: In a shocking incident, some unidentified miscreants believed to be a group of stone mafia attacked Jatni Tehsildar on Wednesday allegedly for his opposition against illegal stone quarrying in the area. As per the information, Jatni Tehsildar Bijay Kumar Swain and some other officials were attacked by some persons at Rathipur village while they […]

Jatni murder: senior cop's son arrested

Bhubanesar: The son of senior police officer Radhashyam Mohapatra, who is accused of murdering a chemist in Jatni, has been arrested by police.

PM felicitates three achievers from Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday felicitated three Odias for their achievement and contribution in their respective fields during the inauguration ceremony of National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) campus at Jatni near Bhubaneswar.

40 platoons police for PM’s NISER visit: DG

Bhubaneswar: As many as 40 platoons of police will be deployed to ensure foolproof security during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) in Jatni, Khurda on February 7, informed Police DG KB Singh after reviewing security arrengements for the the PM’s visit to the institute. While […]

'Red Flag' tag for minor rape case; chargesheet in 10 days

Bhubaneswar: Sensing the gravity of the case following growing public outrage across the State and criticism from Opposition parties, the State government on Saturday said it has put the minor rape case in Jatni under the Red Flag category. Police said a charge sheet in the case will be filed within 10 days. Informing this […]

Minor girl rape: Angy locals demand security, action against accused

Bhubaneswar: The rape of a nine-year old minor girl at Loko Colony in Jatni of Khurda district late on Wednesday night has sparked off tension in the locality with locals staging a road blockade and gheraoing Jatni police station today demanding opening of a Mahila police station in the area and stringent action against the […]