Head constable Pramod Patra was among the five CISF personnel who sustained injuries in a grenade attack carried out by terrorists at Sunjuwan area of Jammu.
In another major update, reports reveal that an Odia Jawan was among the 13 persons who lost their lives in the helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu’s Coonoor on Wednesday. The deceased jawan Rana Pratap Das, hailed from Talcher area in Angul district, and was serving as a Junior Warrant Officer in the Indian Air Force.
Jajpur: The last rites of martyred Jawan Sashank Sekhar Samal was performed at his native Khetrapal village under Dharmasala block in Jajpur on Sunday night with full state honours. 32-year-old Sashank is survived by his one-year-old child, wife and parents. Sashank served the Indian Army for 9 years and was last posted in Ladakh. On […]
Nuapada: How difficult do you think is it to survive without any proper means of livelihood? It is. And when you come across a family of an Indian Army soldier living in utter poverty, it gives an impression how stressful it can be for all and sundry. Once fighting the enemies and terrorists on the […]
Rourkela: An official of CRPF on Wednesday met the family of the Odia soldier Sushil Kumar Patra, who was martyred during a fight with the terrorists, at his residence in Bandhamunda. According to reports, Sushil was deployed in the 130 Battalion of CRPF. The defence officer, Sanjay Thakur met the family of the soldiers and […]
Bhubaneswar: The family members of an Odia jawan, who reportedly died due to some ailments while serving in the 8 Assam Rifles alleged, disrespect to his dead body. The body of the jawan, Prabir Nayak, reached Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) in Bhubaneswar today. Prasanna Nayak, the elder brother of the deceased jawan broke down […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 25 lakh for the next of kin of Army jawan Naik Ajit Kumar Sahoo, who was martyred in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. The Chief Minister also expressed grief over the death of the Odia jawan. Patnaik said the assistance will be […]
Bhubaneswar: Odia Jawan Naik Ajit Kumar Sahoo was martyred following an IED blast in Jammu & Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday. He was reportedly injured in the blast at Arihal yesterday, and succumbed to his injuries today, confirmed sources in Indian Army. Sahoo, a resident of Badasuala village in Kamakhyanagar block of Dhenkanal district in […]
Khurda: The mortal remains of martyred Odia Jawan Hemant Panda, were consigned to flames at his native village Atharang in Khurda district today. As per reports, Panda was martyred in a terrorist attack in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir on January 26 and his body was brought in a flight from New Delhi to […]
New Delhi: Odia jawan Pradip Kumar Panda was among the two slain CRPF jawans who were awarded with Kirti Chakra, the second highest peacetime gallantry medal of the country, and their commander was awarded the Shaurya Chakra for displaying dare devilry in taking on heavily armed terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Awantipora in 2017. The […]
Rayagada: An Odia jawan of the District Voluntary Force (DVF) was killed in a landmine explosion near Sakata village under Muniguda police limits of Rayagada district late last night. The deceased has been identified as Sanjay Majhi (22) of Ambadola village of the same district. The incident occurred during a combing operation in Niyamagiri area. […]