Tag: Kalma

Kanpur School
Kids made to recite 'Kalma' in morning prayers, furore in Kanpur school

Established in 2003, the school has been reciting the Gayatri Mantra, Gurubani which is part of Sikhism, and Islamic verse, and other religious verses in the morning assembly.

  • Monday, 01 August 2022
BJD strike in Sambalpur
Kalma barrage row: BJD’s four-hour hartal in 4 districts

Sambalpur/Jharsuguda: Normal life was adversely affected following the four-hour hartal observed by the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) here on Saturday against the closure of Kalma barrage gates by Chhattisgarh. Most of the shops and other business establishments in four districts– Sambalpur, Bargarh, Jharsuguda and Sonepur districts remained closed today. Vehicular traffic on NH-49 running […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Mahanadi dispute: Odisha to move SC over Kalma barrage gates

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today stated it would move the apex court if neighbouring Chhattisgarh does not release water from the Kalma barrage over Mahanadi river to the downstream areas in the State soon. Talking to media persons, BJD spokesperson and minister SN Patro said, “When any dispute on water sharing arises over a river […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021