Tag: Kandhamal

Woman alleges gang rape over past enmity in Kandhamal, probe launched
Woman alleges gang rape over past enmity in Kandhamal, probe launched

The survivor in her complaint alleged that the accused along with his accomplices raped her to settle score with her. 

  • Tuesday, 24 January 2023
Bonfire
Minimum temp to be below normal by 2 to 3 degrees in different Odisha districts: IMD

The people here have braced themselves to tackle the wrath of winter. India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday informed that Phulbani recorded the lowest minimum temperature of 9.5 degree Celsius on Saturday.

  • Sunday, 27 November 2022
Mahendragiri hill of Odisha gets biodiversity heritage site tag
Mahendragiri hill of Odisha gets biodiversity heritage site tag

Mahendragiri hill, located 1000 metre above mean sea level, is one of the biological, ecological and archaeological important mountain ecosystems in Odisha.

  • Saturday, 26 November 2022
HEAD GROWING ABNORMALLY
Kandhamal Girl Suffering From Rare Disease Awaits Govt Help

Kandhamal Girl Suffering From Rare Disease Awaits Govt Help

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  • Thursday, 27 October 2022
Substandard PDS RICE
Resentment In Kandhamal Over Supply Of Substandard PDS Rice

The residents of Raikia panchayat in Kandhamal district have accused the administration of supplying poor quality and adulterated rice under the Public Distribution System (PDS) scheme. Expressing displeasure over the matter, the beneficiaries alleged that even though there is a provision to provide millet and rice separately, at Masedikia village the grains are adulterated before being supplied to them.

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  • Monday, 17 October 2022
Anwesha Hostel, Phulbani
Hostel inmate dies in Kandhamal, Collector orders probe

A inmate of Anwesha hostel in Phulbani block of Kandhamal district allegedly died after falling ill. The deceased has been identified as Sumanjit Baliarsingh, a Class 6 student.

  • Saturday, 15 October 2022
No Roof Over Head
Homeless Widow Awaits Help After Losing Help

These heartbreaking images are from Simanbadi under Daringbadi block in Kandhamal district. Shantilata Digal, a widow has become homeless after a self help group allegedly demolished her house.

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  • Saturday, 08 October 2022
Living Amid Landslides
Living Amid Landslides | Odisha Villagers Stay In Constant Threat

Due to heavy rains in Kandhamal, landslides in the hills are reported regularly. Many villages are affected by such landslides.

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  • Friday, 07 October 2022
Women Against Liquor
Watch Women Ransack Liquor Shop

Tension gripped Phiringia region of Kandhamal district after hundreds of women ransacked a liquor shop in their area.It is alleged that despite repeated complaints, the liquor shop continued to run in the area.

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  • Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Sans building, this Odisha school runs from verandah for over a decade
Sans building, this Odisha school runs from verandah for over a decade

As if it was not sufficient, the school has no blackboard which is why teachers were seen using bibi cloth as blackboard.  

  • Wednesday, 14 September 2022
Road Gone
Road Washed Away In Flood In Tumudibandha Sirla Panchayat In Kandhamal, Odisha

Road Washed Away In Flood In Tumudibandha Sirla Panchayat In Kandhamal, Odisha

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  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Elephant calf rescued from well after two-hour-long operation in Odisha's Kandhamal
Elephant calf rescued from well after two-hour-long operation in Odisha's Kandhamal

The villagers of Jiringipada first spotted the calf in the well. They suspected that the calf might be part of a herd that passed through the village in search of food on Wednesday night. 

  • Friday, 10 June 2022
Kandhamal witnesses spurt in Maoist activities after a brief lull
Kandhamal witnesses spurt in Maoist activities after a brief lull

In order to raise public sympathy, the ultras apologized to the people and family members of journalist Rohit Biswal who died in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast while trying to go near posters put up by Maoists on February 5, 2022.

  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Honest Ambulance Driver Returns Cash Bag To Patient In Odisha’s Kandhamal, Earns Accolades 
Honest Ambulance Driver Returns Cash Bag To Patient In Odisha’s Kandhamal, Earns Accolades 

The honesty of the driver has become the talk of the town. 

  • Saturday, 19 February 2022
New Gopalpur-Sambalpur Rail Line: Kandhamal To Get First Ever Railway Link 
New Gopalpur-Sambalpur Rail Line: Kandhamal To Get First Ever Railway Link 

The most important aspect of this rail line is that the dream of Kandhamal district’s people to have train service in their district will also come true

  • Friday, 04 February 2022
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