Tag: Kotia Border Dispute

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Odisha Govt Faces Opposition Ire As Andhra Holds Polls In Kotia Again

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government which has been facing the heat of the Opposition over Kotia border dispute has once again found itself in the eye of storm after the Andhra…

Odisha Moves SC Against Andhra's Bid To Hold Samiti, Zilla Parishad Elections In Kotia
Odisha Moves SC Against Andhra's Bid To Hold Samiti, Zilla Parishad Elections In Kotia

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Monday filed a fresh suit in the Supreme Court against the Andhra Pradesh government’s attempt to conduct elections for the post of Panchayat Samiti and…

Odisha Border Issue Takes Centrestage in Assembly, State Govt On Opposition Fire
Odisha Border Issue Takes Centrestage in Assembly, State Govt On Opposition Fire

Bhubaneswar: Leader of Opposition Pradipta Naik on Wednesday hit out at the Odisha government in the Assembly alleging that it has failed to provide basic facilities to people of Kotia and other border areas in the State. In reply to a discussion on the adjournment motion, Revenue Minister Sudam Marndi informed the Assembly that 14 […]

Odisha: After Kotia, Andhra Now Constructs Road In Rayagada
Odisha: After Kotia, Andhra Now Constructs Road In Rayagada

Bhubaneswar: Even though the border dispute in Kotia of Koraput district is largely seen as a product of administrative negligence, the Odisha government does not seem to have learnt from its mistakes. The State government is yet to reach out to the bordering villages and address issues of the locals prompting Andhra Pradesh to take […]

Kotia dispute in Supreme Court
Odisha-AP Border Dispute: Andhra Holding Elections In Kotia Since 1952, AP Tells SC

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The Andhra Pradesh government has submitted its response in the contempt plea filed by the Odisha government against the neighbouring state for alleged violation of status quo in the disputed Kotia region of Koraput district stating that it has taken over certain villages belonging to Odisha. After the Supreme Court served a notice […]

Kotia Row: LoP Writes To Odisha CM, Proposes To Set Up Independent Agency To Resolve Dispute
Kotia Row: LoP Writes To Odisha CM, Proposes To Set Up Independent Agency To Resolve Dispute

Bhubaneswar: Amid the ongoing tension between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh over conduct of elections in the disputed Kotia area, Leader of Opposition (LoP) Pradipta Nayak on Wednesday shot off a letter to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and proposed formation of an independent agency to resolve the issues. Stating that the residents living in the bordering […]

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Take Timely Step Before Situation Gets Worse: Dharmendra To Odisha CM Over Kotia Border Row

Bhubaneswar: Expressing concern over holding of panchayat polls by Andhra Pradesh in disputed region of Kotia in Koraput and other bordering villages, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday urged the Odisha Chief Minister to take timely action. “Andhra Pradesh’s effort to involve Odisha people in its panchayat polls by crossing the geographical border in Koraput, […]

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Odisha To Move Supreme Court Against Andhra Pradesh Over Kotia Dispute

Bhubaneswar: Making it clear that the State will not give up the fight to protect its territory, Odisha government has reportedly planned to move Supreme Court against Andhra Pradesh over the ongoing border dispute in Kotia region of Koraput district. As per reports, the Additional District Collector of Koraput and the government lawyer on Monday […]

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After Kotia, Andhra Sets Eye On Another Odisha Village

Malkangiri: Amidst the ongoing standoff between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh over Kotia village, the neighbouring State has now set its eye on another bordering village. Though the land belongs to Odisha, Andhra Pradesh is allegedly extending all welfare schemes to the residents of Jumadanga village under Swabhiman Anchal of Chitrakonda block in Malkangiri district. It […]