Tag: Mayurbhanj

5T chairman VK Pandian addressing a youth programme in Baripada
Students urge VK Pandian to allow student union elections in Odisha 

The 5T chairman attended two programmes. He was addressing a Yuva Odisha programme organised on the premises of Maharaja Sriram Chandra Bhanja Deo University. Students from almost all the colleges in the district were brought in buses to the meeting venue.  

  • Tuesday, 19 December 2023
'35 tigers present in Similipal sanctuary'
35 Tigers Present in Similipal Sanctuary

As many as 35 Royal Bengal Tigers (RBT) are staying inside the Similipal Sanctuary in Mayurbhanj district. The existence of these big cats was known from the camera traps during the ongoing tiger enumeration

  • Monday, 18 December 2023
President Droupadi Murmu to visit Rairangpur on Nov 20
President Droupadi Murmu to visit Rairangpur on Nov 20

The President will arrive at Koleikunda Airport in West Bengal in a special chartered plane, and from there she will fly to Baripada in a special chopper at 2 pm. She will attend the All India Santhali Writers and Literature Festival to be organized on November 20.

  • Sunday, 12 November 2023
Two women of family killed, 6 critical after car gets crushed between trucks in Mayurbhanj 
Two women of family killed, 4 critical after car gets crushed between trucks in Mayurbhanj 

Seven members of a family from Kharagpur in West Bengal had purchased a new Innova car with their bonus money. They had come to Dwarashunighat for the puja of their new car.

  • Saturday, 21 October 2023
Union Minister Bishweswar Tudu lambasts Odisha govt again over Amarda Airstrip
Union Minister Bishweswar Tudu lambasts Odisha govt again over Amarda Airstrip

Minister Tudu has been repeatedly pitching for the revival of the Armada Airstrip which will cater to the travel needs of the people from the Mayurbhanj, Balasore, and Keonjhar districts of Odisha.

  • Monday, 16 October 2023
Similipal National Park in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj opens its gate to visitors 
Similipal National Park in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj opens its gate to visitors 

For the first time this year, the park has been declared as a plastic-free area.

  • Saturday, 14 October 2023
Union Minister fumes over Odisha govt's 'non-cooperation' in Amarda airstrip land transfer process
Union Minister fumes over Odisha govt's 'non-cooperation' in Amarda airstrip land transfer process

Inordinate delay in the land transfer for the ambitious project has affected its work, said Tudu while talking to reporters in Baripada.

  • Tuesday, 10 October 2023
12-Feet Snake Rescued From Man’s House In Odisha’s Mayurbhanj
12-Feet Snake Rescued From Man’s House In Odisha’s Mayurbhanj

A huge snake measuring 12 feet was rescued from the house of a man in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district. The serpent was found lying on the thatched hut of the man.

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  • Monday, 25 September 2023
House surgeon found hanging inside hostel room
Young doctor found hanging in med college hostel in Mayurbhanj

On being informed, Baripada police reached the spot and launched an investigation into the incident. 

  • Saturday, 23 September 2023
Train services hit after tree falls on railway tracks in Mayurbhanj
Train services hit after tree falls on railway tracks in Mayurbhanj

Several passengers got stranded and faced lots of difficulties due to the halting of trains.

  • Thursday, 07 September 2023
Bus veers off road in Mayurbhanj
3 injured after bus carrying 40 passengers veers off road in Mayurbhanj

The accident occurred along National Highway No.18 when the bus named Shri Jagannath was on its way to Baripada from Amarda.

  • Wednesday, 06 September 2023
Drought like situation in Mayurbhanj
Fear of drought-like situation looms large as deficit rainfall hits farmers hard in Mayurbhanj

Several acres of farmlands have developed cracks and most of the transplanted crops have weathered due to scanty rainfall.

  • Friday, 01 September 2023
Sasmita Barik
Lady Sarpanch in Mayurbhanj leading by example

Under her able leadership, many developmental works have been undertaken in the area. As a result, she has earned massive praise not only from the people of her Panchayat but also from the nearby villagers.

  • Sunday, 20 August 2023
‘WHEN WILL OUR  SUFFERING END?’
Rain Turns Road Into Puddle, Villagers Sow Paddy On Path As Protest

Residents of a village in Mayurbhanj staged a novel protest on Friday to show their fury against absence of a proper motorable road to the area.

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  • Friday, 28 July 2023
Mayurbhanj villagers plant paddy saplings on slushy road protesting govt apathy
Mayurbhanj villagers plant paddy saplings on slushy road protesting govt apathy

The protesting villagers alleged that the road connecting Pandu Chhak and Ghuntibila has now turned into a slushy track making it difficult to commute daily on the route.

  • Friday, 28 July 2023
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