Tag: Mayurbhanj

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Vigilance detains Bargarh DFO, seize Rs 1.0075 lakh

Keonjhar: Bargarh Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Solaram Marandi was detained by Vigilance officials today, while he was travelling in a bus near Judia Ghati in Keonjhar district with Rs 1.0075 lakh in his possession. The money has been seized. Marandi was travelling from Keonjhar to Bhagbandh village under Tiring police station in Mayurbhanj district when […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Trafficked 2 years ago, minor girl rescued from New Delhi

Rairangpur: After being tortured for around two years, a tribal minor girl of Mayurbhanj district was rescued by police from New Delhi today. The cops also arrested the main accused Anita Patra (28) in this connection and have begun investigation into the incident. Sources said the 13-year-old girl had left home following an altercation with […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Accident
5 killed, 5 injured as tractor-bus collides head on in Rairangpur

Baripada: At least five persons were killed and five others sustained facial and other injuries today when the bus they were travelling in collided head-on with a tractor at Kherana forest near Rairangpur in Mayurbhanj district. The injured passengers have been admitted to Badampahad hospital. The tragic accident took place when the ill-fated bus was […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Woman consumes poison, feeds same to baby over family quarrel

Udala: A trivial family quarrel ended up in a tragedy after a woman committed suicide by consuming pesticide and killed her nine-month old daughter by feeding her the same at Vegidiha village under Kaptipada police limits here in Mayurbhanj district today. Both were admitted to Kaptipada CHC where the baby died at around 10 pm […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Police nab fake JEE examinee
Police nab fake JEE examinee

Bhubaneswar: A fake examinee appearing JEE Main at Buxi Jagabandhu English Medium (BJEM) School here was arrested yesterday. He was identified as Sundar Mohan Singh, a resident of Rangamatia in Mayurbhanj district. Police also nabbed one of his associate, Rajesh Bhol, from Dumduma in the Capital city. Sundar was appearing the examination on behalf of […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Naveen to meet newly elected PRI members of Mayurbhanj
Naveen to meet newly elected PRI members of Mayurbhanj

Bhubaneswar: Being alert after the party’s performance in recent Panchayat Polls, BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is meeting newly elected representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) in person. Today he is set to meet the elected representatives of Mayurbhanj district. Naveen is scheduled to hold discussions with all the newly elected panchayat representatives […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Odisha turns 81, identity crisis still haunts border residents

Bhubaneswar/Balasore: Even though Odisha is celebrating its 81st foundation day with much fanfare today in every nook and corner of the country and outside, thousands in the border area of the State are still struggling hard to find their identity even though being Odia by heart, culture and language. Meet Basant Jena of Sankhamedi village […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Police struggles to exchange old demonetised notes in Mayurbhanj

Baripada: Even as the deadline for depositing old demonetised currencies of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 is over, Jharpokharia police of Mayurbhanj is yet to exchange old cash worth Rs 2.88 lakh and continues to struggle between legal and banking norms. As per sources, the police had approached regional Reserve Bank of India (RBI) office in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Fake university unearthed in Baripada

Baripada: In a shocking revelation, a fake university has been found to be running in the name of North Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology at Baripada in Mayurbhanj district. As per information, acting upon a letter to check the authenticity of a certificate of a Haryana-based student, authorities of the North Orissa University (NOU) found […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Salia Sahi fake currency mastermind arrested

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate police today arrested Rajkishore Tudu, mastermind of a fake currency racket which was busted at Salia Sahi slum in the city last week. Police was tipped off about his arrival at the railway station from Chennai and accordingly the probe team was prepared to nab him. Tudu had escaped to Tamil Nadu since […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Khunta police station
Half burnt body of young girl found

Mayurbhanj: Half burnt body of a young girl was recovered from a house at Arpata village under Khunta police limits in Mayurbhanj district today. The deceased girl was identified as Nitusmita who had recently appeared her matriculation examinations. According to sources, she had a quarrel with her family members yesterday for going outside the house […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
road accident
Two killed, 19 injured in separate road accidents in Odisha

Sundergarh/Mayurbhanj: Two persons were killed while 19 others were severely injured in separate road accidents in Odisha on Friday. In Sundergarh, one person was killed and four others were severely injured when a barat party vehicle toppled over at Kinjirikela under Badgaon police limits. In another incident, a pick up van overturned injuring 9 persons at […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Fake notes seized in Baripada, Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: In separate incidents, Odisha police arrested two persons for allegedly trying to circulate fake currency notes with a face value of nearly Rs 30,000 in Mayurbhanj and Bhubaneswar respectively. Sources said, a major fake currency racket has been busted with seizure of Rs 16,000 fake notes from one Sagen Tudu (21) by Baripada police […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Malaria patients administered expired saline at Mayurbhanj CHC

Baripada:  Families of three malaria patients created ruckus at the Dukura Community Health Centre in Mayurbhanj district after they alleged that the patients were administered expired saline during treatment. According to sources, three malaria patients, Maieen Tudu, Basanti Sardar and Sabita Bindhani, were admitted to the hospital on Wednesday night. The doctors at the hospital […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Five killed in separate road accidents in Odisha

Baripada/Sundergarh: Five persons were killed and four others seriously injured in two separate road accidents in Mayurbhanj and Sundergarh districts on Monday. Three persons died after a scooter collided head on with a car near Bankaban square near Amarda Road  in Mayurbhanj district late last night. The deceased have been identified as Gopal Krushna Das, […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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