Tag: Kandhamal Firing

Monsoon session of Odisha Assembly likely to be stormy

Bhubaneswar: The monsoon session of the Odisha Assembly scheduled to begin tomorrow is most likely to be stormy. While the Opposition Congress and BJP will try to corner the government over the issues like the Mahanadi, Polavaram, Kandhamal firing, Nagada deaths, the ruling BJD has also prepared itself to counter the opposition onslaught. “The Congress […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Congress to launch Kandhamal Adhikar Yatra today

Kandhamal: To protest the inaction of the State Government in the Gumudumaha firing that left five innocent villagers dead even a month after the incident, the opposition Congress party would launch a five-day Kandhamal Adhikar Yatra today. The party would inaugurate the Yatra by hoisting the party flag at Gumudumaha. A public meeting is scheduled […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Kandhamal Deaths- SIT in Gumudumaha
SIT returns from Gumudumaha

Cuttack: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing into the Kandhamal firing incident, which claimed the lives of five innocent villagers of Gumudumaha, on Sunday returned to Cuttack after concluding preliminary investigation. According to sources, the team has sent the seized evidences to forensic lab for testing. The team has seized 15 guns used by SOG […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Kandhamal firing: SIT to submit collected evidence in court today

Kandhamal: The Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Kandhamal firing incident, which claimed the lives of five innocent villagers of Gumudumaha, will submit the collected evidences from the spot before court today. According to sources, the SIT will submit 15 guns seized from SOG jawans and empty cartridges before the Baliguda Sub Divisional Judicial Magistrate […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Kandhamal firing: NCSC meeting today

Bhubaneswar/ New Delhi: Taking serious note of the Kandhamal firing incident which claimed the lives of five innocent villagers, the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) will hold an important meeting in Delhi on Thursday. According to sources, Odisha Home secretary Asit Tripathy, DGP KB Singh and SC/ST secretary Surendra Kumar have been asked to […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Cuttack Police clash
Cuttack: Congresswoman injured in clash with police

Cuttack: A woman Congress worker was injured in a clash with police while party workers were on their way to gherao the Police DG’s office in protest against the deaths in police firing in Kandhamal last Friday. According sources, Congress workers were seen pelting tomatoes and water packets at police while going to gherao the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Naveen in Assembly
Action to be taken in the Kandhamal Police firing incident: CM

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today informed the Odisha Assembly that action would be initiated against those responsible for the killing of five persons, including a two-year-old boy, in Kandhamal district. Replying to a written question by BJP member Dilip Ray, Patnaik said, “The government will take action based on the reports of the Odisha […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021