Tag: Martyrs

Police Commemoration Day observed across Odisha

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack: Floral tributes and gun salutes to the martyrs marked the  58th Police Commemoration Day, observed today across the State. At the Police headquarters in Cuttack, a two-minute prayer was held as a mark of  respect to the departed souls. Besides, the police band paid special tributes to the martyrs. DGP RP Sharma and other […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Tamil film shows DGP's pic among 'martyrs', OPA to move Court

Bhubaneswar: Top cop KB Singh, the Odisha DGP, has been listed among martyrs in a Tamil film in a shocking blunder. “It’s good to be martyred for the country, but I’m alive,” said Singh to OTV. Well known actor Sathyaraj, seen as Kattappa in the blockbuster Baahubali, plays a police officer in the movie, titled […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Rajnath Singh
Time will come when people's expectations will be fulfilled: Rajnath

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said “time will come” when people’s sentiments, their desires and expectations will be fulfilled. Speaking at the inauguration of the “Waste to Wonder” Park under the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) here, he said, “no one is not in a mood to participate in any programme with […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
This Republic Day, meet the Odia heroes who make a billion proud

Berhampur: Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. At a time when the entire nation paid homage to the martyrs today, OTV took a stride forward to show gratitude and honour to the jawans of Odisha’s Kamalapur. This village under Rangeilunda block in Ganjam district has given birth to many […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
Federal Bank to give scholarships to children of martyrs

Kochi: Federal Bank on Monday launched two schemes for the welfare of the families of armed forces personnel. From the academic year 2019-20 onwards, the bank will be giving a scholarship of up to Rs 1 lakh per year to the children of martyred armed forces personnel for pursuing higher studies, said a press release. […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Pakistani lawyer trying to prove Bhagat Singh's 'innocence' in Saunders murder

Chandigarh: Eighty-eight years after freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were hanged in the Lahore conspiracy case at Lahore on March 23, 1931, efforts are on across the border to prove that the martyrs did not get a fair trial. The Lahore police last week submitted in a Pakistan trial court the first information […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021