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Mortal Remains Of OTV Journalist Arindam Das Consigned To Flames

The body of OTV Chief Reporter Arindam Das was consigned to flames at his ancestral village at Raikala in Keonjhar on the banks of River Baitarani on Saturday.

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Tehsildar Comes Under Attack For Raiding Last Rites Event Violating Covid Norms

Balasore: A woman Tehsildar and her staff found themselves in the crosshairs after a group of people heckled and attacked them during a raid on a community feast at an…

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Odisha: Body Of Covid-19 Patient Fails To Get Shoulders For Last Rites

Bhubaneswar: In a tragic incident, the body of a man who died due to Covid-19 infection lay unattained for over 8 hours at his village in Indira Nagar Pada in Bolangir district as no one came forward to give shoulder to carry the corpse to the crematorium, ostensibly for fear of getting infected. The incident […]

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Villagers ‘Deny’ Help To Conduct Funeral Due To COVID-19 Fear In Odisha

Balasore: At a time when social distancing has become an urgent norm for humans amid coronavirus outbreak, it seems humanity has fallen to a new low. In one such instance in Balasore, people allegedly refused to assist in the funeral of one Sridhar Dalai of Jamujhadi panchayat under Simulia Police limits of the district fearing […]

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Nabarangpur gang rape victim's last rites performed

Nabarangpur: The last rites of the girl allegedly gang raped and murdered in Nabarangpur was performed today in the presence of district sub-collector, Kodinga tehsildar and family members of the victim. As per reports, sub-collector Bhaskar Raita lent a shoulder to the mortal remains of the victim while it was being carried to the cremation […]

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Odisha MLA conducts last rites of elderly beggar

Jharsuguda: In what might be called as an inspiring deed, last rites of an old lady, who was a beggar, were conducted by a local MLA when no one in the village turned up for her funeral. This incident was reported from Amanapali village under Kolabira block of Jharsuguda. Sources said, the lady was a […]

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Last rites of Odia jawan martyred in Sukma Naxal attack conducted

Puri: The last rites of martyred Odia CRPF Jawan Manoranjan Lenka were performed with full state honours at his ancestral village Rebana Nuagaon under Brahmagiri block of Puri district today. Earlier in the day, Lenka was given a guard of honour at Biju Patnaik International Airport after his mortal remains arrived in a special plane […]

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Relatives of dead being charged extra for last rites at Swargadwar

Puri: Conducting funeral rites at Puri Swargadwar, of late, has turned out to be costly affair owing to illegal collection of money by the staff. This has triggered discontentment among people. People usually come to Swargadwar to perform last rites of their loved ones with a belief that a person cremated here will attain mokhsya […]

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Last rites of former Fire Services DG Binoy Behera performed in Puri

Puri: The last rites of former DG of Fire Services and Home Guards Binoy Behera were completed at Puri Swargadwar (crematorium) today. The funeral pyre of Binoy was lit by his eldest son Baibhav. Various senior IPS officers of Odisha Police, retired IPS officers and other dignitaries paid tributes to Binoy before his body was […]

Man beaten to death in crematorium while performing last rites

Ganjam: Tension prevailed in Jarada village of Ganjam district after a person was killed while performing last rites of an acquaintance at a cremation ground here on Monday. According to sources, the incident occurred today morning when the villagers had gone to the crematorium to attend the last rites. However, moments after reaching the crematorium, […]

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Maoist ambush in Baliguda: Last rites of martyr SOG Jawan today

Kalahandi/Kandhamal: The last rites of martyred SOG Jawan Laxmikant Jani, who was killed in a Maoists’ ambush at Kanjalagu Ghat under Baliguda Sub-Division in Kandhamal district late on Sunday night, will be performed at his village Malgaon in Kalahandi district today. A pall of gloom descended on the village after the mortal remains of Jani […]