Tag: Keonjhar

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Keonjhar lady doctor death: Victims’s father lodges complaint against boyfriend and 3 co-workers

The deceased lady doctor, who had celebrated the zero-night with the staff till mid night on new year's eve, was found dead at Joda Health & Wellness Centre in Odisha’s Keonjhar district the next day.

  • Saturday, 21 January 2023
Keonjhar woman gang raped, forced to wait in police van for 12 hours for medical examination
Keonjhar woman gang raped, forced to wait in police van for 12 hours for medical examination

The survivor allegedly had to spend more than 12 hours inside a police van before her medical examination was finally done.

  • Friday, 20 January 2023
Lady doctor found dead under mysterious circumstances in Keonjhar
Lady doctor found dead under mysterious circumstances in Keonjhar

The exact reason of her death will be known after the arrival of post-mortem reports and proper investigation, stated Joda IIC.

  • Monday, 02 January 2023
Fake appointment letter doing rounds on social media; Keonjhar CDMO files police complaint
Fake appointment letter doing rounds on social media; Keonjhar CDMO files police complaint

On the basis of the complaint filed by CDMO, Kenojhar, Town Police meanwhile registered a case in this connection

  • Friday, 30 December 2022
This 300-year-old Sal tree in Keonjhar still stands tall; villagers cry for its safety  
This 300-year-old Sal tree in Keonjhar still stands tall; villagers cry for its safety  

There are many things in Keonjhar district still standing testimonial to the time when the area was ruled by kings. This huge tree, according to researchers, is one of them. 

  • Friday, 16 December 2022
Odisha Village in dark
Sheer Apathy! This Odisha village is in 'dark ages' even after decades of Independence

You must have heard the adage "Promises are meant to be broken." Politicians are, perhaps, more familiar with this saying.

  • Thursday, 15 December 2022
Elephant herd in Keonjhar
Elephant herd sleeps for hours after drinking ‘mahua’ liquor in Keonjhar forest!

The jumbo herd was found sleeping in an inebriated condition near the place where ‘mahua’ flowers were kept in water in large pots for fermentation.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
FAKE DIG ARRESTED
‘Fake DIG’ Arrested For Duping Jobseekers In Odisha

Ghatagaon police arrested a man on charges of impersonating Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) and duping jobseekers on pretext of providing them employment. The arrested man has been identified as Sujit Padhiary, a resident of Sujanpur in Jajpur district.

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  • Monday, 10 October 2022
RISKY BRIDGE CROSS
Students Risk Life To Reach Schools, Cross Overflowing Bridge In Odisha’s Keonjhar

Students of Adarsha Vidyalaya in Pitanali under Telkoi block were seen crossing a bridge under dangerous circumstances. This video shows how these students are risking their lives by cross overflowing bridge to reach school. Locals have alleged that administration has not come up with a permanent solution despite similar problems surfacing every year.

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  • Friday, 26 August 2022
Drunk Teacher
Drunk principal banned from entering school for beating student

A school principal has been barred from entering school premises after he thrashed a Class VI student with an iron pipe in an inebriated condition. The accused has been identified as Nityananda Barik, Principal of Sundarapal Adarsha School under Hatadihi block in Keonjhar district. 

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  • Friday, 26 August 2022
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National Medical Commission approves 100 MBBS seats for Keonjhar Medical College

In view of the above approval of 100 MBBS seats, the Commission has decided to obtain undertaking/essential documents for issue of Letter of Permission for starting/increase in seats for the academic year 2022-23:

  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
GRAVE FLOOD SITUATION
Flood In Odisha: Scenes From Balasore, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj

Odisha is currently grappling with a massive flood. After a flood in Mahanadi delta, the Subarnarekha & Baitarani delta is also witnessing flood following rainfall in upper catchment areas.

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  • Sunday, 21 August 2022
Keonjhar school kids repair road as admin turns a blind eye
Keonjhar school kids repair road as admin turns a blind eye

Students removed mud from the road and filled it with soil. Also, they filled up the deep potholes along a long stretch of the road.  

  • Saturday, 30 July 2022
Benga Nacha!
Frog Dance In Odisha To Appease Rain God

These visuals are from Golabandha village under Telkoi block of Keonjhar district. Wondering what is happening? Due to rainfall deficit, locals are performing traditional ritual of ‘benga nacha’ or frog dance to appease the rain gods.

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  • Tuesday, 05 July 2022
Bus In Flames
Bus Catches Fire, Narrow Escape For Passengers

A private bus travelling from Rourkela to Keonjhar caught fire around 3AM today, near Kanjipani Ghat in Keonjhar. As per sources, while driving up the ghat, the driver noticed smoke coming out of the engine.

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  • Saturday, 11 June 2022
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