Tag: Mayurbhanj

Belagadia royal palace in Mayurbhanj thrown open to tourists

Baripada: With an aim to preserve and propagate art, culture and tradition, the royal Bhanja Deo family has dedicated its 200-year-old Belagadia palace at Baripada to be used for sustainable tourism. The palace, which was built in the year 1804 is a mix of Greek and Victorian architecture. Although the palace allowed only guests who […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Narrow escape for 50 passengers as bus catches fire in Bangriposi

Mayurbhanj: As many as 50 passengers had a narrow escape after the  bus they were travelling in caught fire near Bangriposi area of Mayurbhanj district today. According to sources, the incident took place while the bus was on its way to Ambajodi village in Betnoti from Singada area of Karanjia. The matter came to light […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Reopening Of Colleges, Universities In Odisha Likely To Get Delayed, Says Minister
Odisha Girl accuses college clerk of admission fraud

Baripada: A girl student has brought serious allegations of admission fraud against one of the clerks of Indira Gandhi Women’s College at Udala block in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district. The girl, Limimani Baskey, in her police complaint alleged that the clerk Manas Shankar Mohanty had allegedly taken money for her admission into the Plus II course […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Five killed in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Mayurbhanj/Angul/Bhawanipatna: As many as five persons were killed in separate road accidents in Mayurbhanj, Angul and Kalahandi districts on Wednesday. In Mayurbhanj, three bikers were killed after a speeding truck ran over them on NH-18 at Dantimuha Chhak near Betnoti in the district. The deceased were identified as Dhan si, Gal Si and Mang Si […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Tribal girl students do a foot-march to meet Collector in Mayurbhanj

Mayurbhanj: As many as 15 girl students of Mukund High School in Morada block of the district today vacated their hostel and marched on foot to lodge their grievances before Mayurbhanj Collector Vineet Bhardwaj. The students wanted to meet and apprise the collector over the problems that they were facing in the hostel. Girl students […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Accept resignation of Dr Budhan Murmu: BJP delegation roars at Naveen Niwas

Bhubaneswar: A delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today visited Naveen Niwas demanding acceptance of the resignation of Dr Budhan Murmu, who has been fielded by the saffron party as its candidate for Saraskana Assembly segment in Mayurbhanj district for this elections. The team led by State BJP Vice President Samir Mohanty and general […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
JMM supremo Sibu Soren's daughter to contest LS polls from Odisha

Baripada: Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) supremo Sibu Soren’s daughter Anjali Soren would contest the Lok Sabha polls from Odisha’s Mayurbhanj Lok Sabha constituency. She was declared as the party’s candidate on Wednesday. The party also announced the names of candidates for five assembly segments, party sources said. While four Assembly segments are within the Mayurbhanj […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
BJD fields Sarojini Hembram as candidate from Baripada Assembly seat

Bhubaneswar: BJD president and chief minister Naveen Patnaik today nominated senior party leader and Rajya Sabha member Sarojini Hembram from the Baripada Assembly constituency in Mayurbhanj district. Soon after the announcement, Hembram said, “I am ready to join the poll battle as a lot of developmental works have been carried out in the constituency and […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Despite seat-sharing with JMM, Congress fields candidate from Morada Assembly seat

Mayurbhanj: Despite seat-sharing arrangement with regional party Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) in Mayurbhanj Parliamentary segment, the Congress has fielded its candidate from Morada Assembly constituency. On Sunday, the Congress announced Pravash Kar Mohapatra as its candidate from Morada Assembly seat falling under the Mayurbhanj Parliamentary constituency. Sources said, after discussion between the two parties on […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Woman stones husband to death in Mayurbhanj

Mayurbhanj: A regular family feud turned fatal in Mahulapankha village under Kaptipada police limits of the district after a man was stoned to death by his wife in their house on Tuesday. As per sources, deceased Tuna Besra had a heated argument with his wife Champa last evening. The quarrel soon took an ugly turn […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Healthcare In Disarray in Mayurbhanj & Keonjhar hospitals

Mayurbhanj/ Keonjhar: Poor healthcare services in hospitals of Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar districts have now raised serious concern among the local residents of the districts. Shortage of staff and equipments has paralysed the healthcare system at Karanjia Sub-Divisional Hospital in Mayurbhanj. The hospital was inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at a cost of Rs 10.50 […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Cyclone Fani: Official death toll pegged at 35 in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The death toll in cyclone Fani that unleashed devastation in several districts of Odisha on May 3 rose to 35 as per reports of the State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC). Highest death toll of 21 has been recorded in Puri, where the extremely severe cyclone Fani had made landfall. As per sources from State […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Man beats mother to death in Mayurbhanj, arrested

Mayurbhanj: Police today arrested a man for allegedly killing his mother at Dhalpur village under Jamda Police limits in Mayurbhanj district. The woman, Kunti Alada, was reportedly beaten to death with an wooden stick allegedly by her son Jerei following an argument over family issue, police said.Though the incident took place on Monday, the matter […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Ambulance dumps woman & her dead child midway in Mayurbhanj

Baripada: Tension ran high in Rairangpur Bisoi Bazaar area Thursday after staff of a 102 ambulance dumped the body of a six-month-old boy and his mother on the way to hospital in Mayurbhanj district. According to reports, the child from Manabir village under Jamada Police limits was admitted to Rairangpur Sub-Divisional Hospital after he fell […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Six killed in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least six persons including three members of a family were killed in separate road mishaps in different parts of the State on Wednesday. Three members of a family were killed after the bike they were riding was hit by a coal-laden truck on National Highway-49 near Pipilimal in Jharsuguda district early today morning. […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021