Tag: Naraj

Sheep deaths: Alert Naraj residents gird up their loins

Cuttack: With sticks, sharp weapons and torch lights in their hands, residents of Gopalsahi in Naraj area of Cuttack are spending sleepless nights in panic unleashed by the recent sheep deaths. “We have been guarding the sheep for last 2 days as we are scared of our livestock’s safety,” a sheep rearer of Gopalsahi, Santosh […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Naraj new destination for winged guests

Cuttack: Naraj has become a new destination for migratory birds coming from far-flung places because of availability of food in large quantity and calm water. Birds from as far as Caspian Sea, Lake Baikal, Aral Sea and other remote parts of Russia, Central and Southeast Asia, Ladakh and Himalayas which flock several wetlands of Odisha […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Odisha’s Peacock Man is no more

Cuttack: Regarded as Odisha’s peacock man, Panu Behera, a retired home guard of Odisha Police died of prolonged illness here on Friday. The demise of the home guard has come as a major shock not only for family but also the peacocks that he has been protecting near Naraj for the last few years. Popularly […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Cuttack: Headless body of woman found near Naraj

Cuttack: A headless body of an unidentified woman found near the National Law University in Naraj on Thursday morning. Being informed about the incident police along with Cuttack DCP Sanjeev Arora along rushed to the spot and started investigation into the matter. Though the exact reason behind the murder in unknown, it is suspected that […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
4 long distance trains to run via Cuttack

New Delhi: The Railways has decided to run Guwahati-Chennai-Guwahati weekly Express, Dibrugarh-Chennai-Dibrugarh weekly Express, Howrah-Kanyakumari-Howrah weekly Express and Howrah-Tiruchirapalli-Howrah bi-weekly Express through the Cuttack Station instead of Naraj. In a press release, the Railways said keeping the long standing public demand in view, it has been decided that the four pairs of long distance trains […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Sri Sri Varsity student drowns in Mahanadi

Cuttack: In a tragic incident, a student of Sri Sri University at Bidyadharpur near Naraj in Cuttack district drowned in Mahanadi while taking bath around noon today. Following information, fire brigade and Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) teams rushed to the spot and began a search operation to fish out the body of the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
First floodwaters of Mahanadi reach Naraj

The first floodwaters of Mahanadi released by the Hirakud Dam authorities on Friday last, reached the Naraj barrage this morning

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021