Tag: Mahakalpada

Odisha DGP orders Crime Branch probe into Mahakalapada custodial death

Mahakalapada: Director General of Police (DGP) RP Sharma today ordered a Crime Branch probe into the death of an accused in custody at Mahakalpada Police Station in Kendrapara. A DSP rank officer of the Crime Branch has been assigned the responsibility to investigate the matter, said police sources. As per latest reports, a two-member team […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Jay Panda
Riverine port decision a huge win for people of Odisha: Jay Panda

Bhubaneswar: Former MP Baijayant Panda has congratulated people of Odisha after the State government on Saturday decided to set up a riverine port on Mahanadi River at Akhadasali village under Mahakalpada block of Kendrapara district. He stated the decision is a win for people of the State. On February 26, 2014, Panda had met the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Boat capsizes near Barunei river mouth, six rescued

Kendrapara: Six fishermen had a miraculous escape after their boat capsized in sea near Barunei river mouth in Mahakalpada of Kendrapara district. The mishap occurred after the boat was hit by another fishing trawler. Poor visibility due to dense fog is said to be the reason behind the collision between the two boats. Four other […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Locals demand arrest of miscreants for misbehaving with college girl

Kendrapara: Tension prevailed at Jadupur Gada under Mahakalpada block of Kendrapara district after three bike-borne miscreants misbehaved with a college girl in broad daylight today. According to sources, the miscreants fled the spot after public came to her rescue. Irate locals have staged road blockade on the National Highway 5A near Jadupur Gada demanding immediate […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Estuarine crocodile hacked to death in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: A group of fishermen have allegedly hacked to death a 7-feet-long estuarine crocodile in the Bagapatia village under Mahakalpada police station jurisdiction of Odisha’s Kendrapara district. Forest officials spotted the carcass of the slain crocodile near a water body in the village yesterday. The carcass bore multiple injury marks and it was probably caught […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Ballot box loot
Miscreants loot ballot boxes from 11 booths in K’Para

Kendrapara: Acute violence was seen during first phase of three tier panchayat polls at Mahakalpada in Kendrapara district. Miscreants looted the ballot box from booth number 14 in Jagdalpur village under Patkura panchayat and threw it in Chitrotpala River. Similarly the ballot boxes from booth number 12 and 14 in Bangalpur panchayat of the district […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
1st phase panchayat polls: No polling in 9 GPs in 8 dists

Bhubaneswar: The first phase panchayat polls which began in Odisha this morning, witnessed poll boycott in nine Gram Panchayats in eight districts. In Khurda district, villagers of Daruthenga panchayat on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar boycotted the elections demanding shifting of the dump yard. The villagers did not turn up for voting at 13 booths in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
5 injured in pre-poll violence in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: As many as five members of two families sustained injuries in a pre-poll violence at Rajgarh village under Mahakalpada block in the district on Friday night. According to sources, family of one Rabindra Lenka of Rajgarh village had an altercation with another family over supporting a candidate for the three-tire panchayat polls. The altercation […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
K’para MP attends CM’s programme despite protest by Atanu aides

Kendrapara: Despite protest by a handful of supporters of Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, who recently resigned as Health minister in the aftermath of Sum Hospital fire tragedy, MP Baijayant Panda attended the public meeting with chief minister Naveen Patnaik at Mahakalpada in the district today. Some associates of the former Health minister clashed with police soon […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Website of Mahakalpada-based college hacked

The website of Shri Shri Bayababa College has been hacked and remarks against the Indian Army were posted on it. College authorities lodged a police complaint in this connection on Monday

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Farmer injured in wild boar attack

Kendrapara: A 22-year-old farmer was injured after a wild boar attacked him at Suniti village within Mahakalpada police station jurisdiction, police said. The incident occurred yesterday when Budhadeb Bera (22) was returning home after working in his field. Also read: Elderly man attacked by wild boar in Odisha “The animal might haves sneaked into the […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Many Panchayat candidates have no mobiles or bank accounts

Kendrapara: The ensuing three-tier panchayat polls has thrown up quite a few paradoxes with several candidates not having mobile phones, bank accounts or post office passbooks. As per the sworn affidavits furnished at the district election office, there are instances of candidates in the fray having no movable or immovable property of their own. Penniless […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
BJD feud out in open at public meeting in presence of Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Internal feud in Odisha’s ruling BJD came to the fore today when the party’s Lok Sabha MP Baijayanta Panda faced opposition reportedly from supporters of former health minister and party MLA Atanu S Nayak at a public meeting in Kendrapara. Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik was present at the meeting in Mahakalpada, […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Body found in Pitapata forest

Kendrapara: The Police today retrieved the body of an unidentified person from Pitapata forest area under Mahakalpada police station jurisdiction in Odisha’s Kendrapara district. The decomposed body was sent for post mortem, the police said adding investigation was on to ascertain the identity of the deceased and the cause of death.

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Patient's death due to ambulance delay triggers tension in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: Tension ran high in Sabar Sahi at Lunimathia village under Mahakalpada block in the district after a patient died as ambulance allegedly reached the spot late. According to reports, Nakhia Mallik had received critical injuries in a mishap yesterday and rushed to a nearby hospital by his family members. The doctors advised the family […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021