Tag: Niali

Tension at Cuttack's Niali as locals demand DNA test of unidentified body
Tension at Cuttack's Niali as locals demand DNA test of unidentified body

At around 2 PM, she called her family and informed them that she was close by and would reach soon. However, family members were worried after she did not reach home till evening.

  • Sunday, 09 October 2022
From Cook to Farmer: Odisha Man Scripts Inspiring Success Story 
From Cook to Farmer: Odisha Man Scripts Inspiring Success Story 

Suryakant Padhi, a resident of Dihasithalo village of Sithalo Panchayat under Niali block in Cuttack district, who has proved the age-old saying, ‘When the going gets tough, the tough get going’.

  • Saturday, 05 February 2022
Niali sheep deaths
Of alien animals and black sheeps

It has all the components that a worst rated movie would have. Mysterious killing of sheep, anecdotes of sighting an alien animal, skirmishes with human beings, circulating videos and photos on social media, officials visiting, ministers commenting, TV debates calling godmen to discuss it, and much more. Niali has had the spotlight right on it, […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Mysterious death of minor girl in Niali leaves whiff of honour killing

Cuttack: Mysterious death of a minor girl who was also cremated by the family members in Gothapatana Village under Niali Block of Cuttack district has raised suspicion of honour killing allegedly over the love affair of the deceased. Following complaints, Niali police today detained the girl’s uncle, aunt along with two others from the family […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Youth arrested for posting ex-girlfriend's obscene pics on Facebook

Bhubaneswar: Kharavela Nagar Police on Wednesday arrested a youth and forwarded him to judicial custody allegedly for blackmailing his ex-girlfriend and uploading her obscene pictures on social media. As per sources, the youth has been identified as Subasis Routray from a village under Jalalpur police limits of Niali in Cuttack. “The youth was continuously blackmailing […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Bolero Niali bomb attack
Miscreants hurl bombs on BJD leader's vehicle

Cuttack: In a bizarre incident, unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at a Bolero vehicle at Polsara village near Niali of the district Sunday evening. As per sources, the vehicle, identified to be of a local BJD leader, was stationed at the village when suddenly miscreants hurled bombs at it and fled. Sources said the Bolero has […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Bombs hurled at Sarpanch’s house in Niali 

Niali: Unidentified miscreants allegedly hurled bombs at the residence of Pokharigaon Sarpanch Bhagirathi Mallick in Niali block of Cuttack district last night. According to sources, the miscreants also opened fire in the air in Pokharigaon and Ghanapur villages before fleeing the spot. One Arakhita Das of Pokharigaon village sustained minor injuries in the incident. While […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
‘Mysterious’ animal kills 13 more sheep in Niali

Niali: Thirteen more sheep were allegedly killed by the mystery animal at Badakorkor village in Nuagaon Panchayat under Niali block of Cuttack district last night. According to reports, the sheep kept inside a shed were found dead today morning. The sheep deaths resurfaced with 19 sheep deaths reported from different places of Niali in the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Niali sheep deaths
Mysterious animal on prowl! 5 more sheep deaths reported in Niali

Niali: After a brief lull, the fear of mystery animal and sheep death has again returned to Niali with five more sheep found dead late last night. According to reports, the unidentified animal has allegedly killed three sheep at Pokhari village under Bilasuni panchayat and two in Tarbana. The incident has now instilled a sense […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
20 houses gutted in Niali fire   

Cuttack: Over 20 houses were razed to ashes when a major fire broke out at Badheipatna village under Niali block in Cuttack district during the wee hours today. Property worth over Rs 1 lakh were gutted in the fire. Preliminary reports said the incident occurred at around 3 am and short circuit is suspected to […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
niali sheep deaths
Fear of mysterious animals continues, 4 more sheep killed

Cuttack: While the mystery surrounding the deaths of sheep in Odisha continues, four more sheep were killed late last night in Kurangapradhan village in the district. The sheep carcass were found at the cattle shed of a villager in the morning today with three other sheep being critically injured in the attack. More than 1000 […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Bike-borne miscreants hurl bombs at villagers’ houses in Niali

Cuttack: Six unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at the houses of two people in Prasanga village under Niali police limits here late on Friday night. According to sources, the incident occurred at around 2am when six bike-borne criminals hurled bombs at the villagers’ houses and managed to flee the spot soon after committing the crime. No […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Sheep deaths continue, 4 more killed in Niali

Niali: Four more sheep were killed at Kuladahijang village under Bilasuni panchayat late last night. The sheep carcass were found at the cattle shed of villager Sarat Bhoi this morning. Earlier, large number of sheep deaths were reported from the village. The killing of sheep in Niali region of Cuttack district continues despite a slew […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Now, Betanati, Athagarh in clutches of mysterious animal scare

Cuttack/Baripada: After Niali, Bhanjanagar and Jagatsinghpur, Athagarh of Cuttack and Betanati of Mayurbhanj district are now in the grip of panic due to the alleged mysterious animal that has killed at least eight sheep and left six others injured on Tuesday night. The unidentified animal strayed into Panchaggan village under Tigiria block near Athagarh and […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Niali panic spreads to Bhanjanagar as sheep death continues

Bhanjanagar: After Niali, Kupati village here in Ganjam district is under the fear of an unidentified animal that killed 10 more lambs and left one injured Sunday night. Two other sheep also went missing from the village, villagers said. The killer reportedly dragged the sheep from a shed and attacked with its nail. On being […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021