The State government's move came in the wake of the announcement by Andhra Pradesh government for holding panchayat polls in disputed Kotia region of Koraput. The government has prayed before the court for speedy hearing in connection with the issue.
Andhra govt's elected sarpanch of Ganjeipadar village has now demanded reservation for Kotia children in Andhra School.
The border dispute between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh over Kotia villages has once again raised its ugly head after health officials from the neighboring state set up a mobile health unit in the disputed region and provided free services to the people at door step, on Thursday.
Bhubaneswar: Amid mounting pressure and accusations from all quarters over the accelerating border disputes with neighbouring States, the Odisha government seems to have got into action mode and put on alert the collectors of 14 districts that share borders with other states. State Revenue Department Principal Secretary Bishnupada Sethi has asked the Collectors of Balasore, […]