Tag: Nayagarh

Bombs hurled in three places in Nayagarh, attackers among 3 hurt

Nayagarh: Three youths including two attackers were injured in a series of bomb blast at three different places in Nayagarh district late Sunday night. One among the injured identified as Rajkishore Sahu has been admitted to a hospital in Bhubaneswar. The other two, Balia Panda of Belaghuntha area and Ramachandra Hota, who allegedly hurled the […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Female foetus wrapped in polythene found in Nayagarh

Nayagarh: A female foetus wrapped in polythene was recovered in Nayagarh today. The foetus was recovered near a bridge in Itamati area of the district. Another bag containing some sarees was also found barely few meters from the spot, sources said. Following the incident, some locals alerted police who then immediately rushed to the spot […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Rath Yatra in Nayagarh hit by controversy

Nayagarh: Controversy on who will perform the ‘Cheera Panhara’ ritual during Rath Yatra tomorrow in Nayagarh has taken an ugly turn. As per the tradition, after the demise of King Krushna Chandra Singh Mandhata, his elder son Brajendra Singh Mandhata had been performing the ritual. However, following Bajendra’s death, his elder son Gajendra, was performing […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha woman mortgages ration card for husband’s treatment

Nayagarh: Failing to arrange money for the treatment of her ailing husband, a woman from Bhapur block of Nayagarh district in Odisha mortgaged her ration card issued under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) to raise funds. The woman, identified as wife of one Chaitanya Naik of Badashara village, kept her ration card as mortgage […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Mother of two set on fire for dowry in Odisha, dies

Khurda: The idea of a progressive society is still farfetched till incidents like this drag us back with their regressive fangs. Not very far from one of the smartest cities of the world Bhubaneswar, a woman was burnt alive on Tuesday by her in-laws at Dingara village in Khurda district of Odisha over dowry. The […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Tension erupts after infant death; police resort to lathicharge

Nayagarh: Tension erupted at Nayagarh district headquarters hospital today following the death of an infant, who died after swallowing a bottle cap. According to sources, an 8-month-old baby of Golgola village under Nuagaon block had swallowed a bottle cap while playing this Sunday following which he was admitted to the headquarters hospital. But he died […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Hundreds of villagers stage overnight dharna in front of Khandapada PS

Khandapada: Over 500 villagers have been sitting on dharna since last night in front of the Khandapada Police Station in Nayagarh district protesting arrest of ten persons including ruling-BJD’s block vice president. According to sources, residents, including women of Bodasa village walked for seven kms up to the Khandapada Police Station to lodge their protest […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Group clash at BJP party meeting in Nayagarh; 2 injured

Nayagarh: Two members of the BJP district unit were injured following a group clash during a party meeting in Nayagarh town today. The two groups of the saffron party exchanged blows and hurled chairs at each other during the meeting. The face-off started when one group of party members raised objection for not being invited […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Women pour Sattu on road protesting poor quality in Nayagarh

Nayagarh: Alleging poor quality, large numbers of women of Nuagaon block in Nayagarh district poured huge quantity of Sattu on road as a mark of protest three days back. The agitators also alleged irregularities in distribution of Sattu by Self Help Group (SHG) members. “Insects and sand are being found in Sattu and the quality […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Nayagarh police arrests dreaded criminal after encounter

Nayagarh: Dreaded criminal Kabuli Khan was today arrested after an exchange of fire with police on Solpata-Darpada road here. One pistol and four live ammunition were seized from his possession. According to reports, on a tip-off, the Nayagarh police had laid a trap on Solpata-Darpada road to get hold of the criminal. While travelling, Kabuli […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
No Impact Of Bandh Called By Red Rebels In Four Districts

Phulbani: A 24-hour bandh call, given by the KKBN Division of CPI (Maoist) in four districts of the state including Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Boudh and Nayagarh turned out to be a damp squib today with virtually no impact on the ground. The bandh call by the outfit was meant to protest killing of five Maoists in […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Shocking! Divyang among two minors raped in Odisha

Nayagarh/ Balasore: Incidents of sexual assault on minor girls continue unabated in Odisha after rape of two more minor girls, including a divyang, was reported from two separate places in the State. A differently-abled minor girl was allegedly raped and impregnated by a youth at Itamati village of Nayagarh district. The accused, Brajabandhu Sahoo of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Class 9 girl student raped by youth in Nayagarh

Nayagarh: A class IX girl student was allegedly raped by a youth in a village in Nayagarh district on Thursday. According to the complaint, the accused identified as Duryodhan Das had called the minor girl to his residence where he raped her. While Duryodhan is absconding, police have carried out the medical examination of the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
One suffocates to death inside septic tank, another critical

Nayagarh: One person died of asphyxiation while working inside an under-construction septic tank in Odagaon of Nayagarh district today. Condition of another person who was also working inside the tank is said to be critical. As per sources, two labourers had entered to open the centering of the septic tank constructed inside a house near […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
College in Nayagarh issues fake receipts against exam fees

  Nayagarh: Students of Ladukeswar Jew College in Kumbharpada, Nayagarh have been issued fake receipts by college authorities against examination fees deposited by them. According to sources, the fake receipts were issued after collecting Rs 1,000 from each student towards examination fees. While there are 180 students in the college, receipts were issued to each […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021