Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has termed the spread of the border skirmishes from 20 odd villages under Kotia Gram Panchayat to other border villages in Koraput and Gajapati districts as ‘unfortunate’ and ‘matter of serious concern’.
A team of Andhra officials led by Saluru Sub-Collector opposed the construction of the temporary Lord Patitapaban temple and renovation of an old Goddess temple by the villagers of Nerellavalasa
The Odisha government has filed SLP against the order (dated 23.09.2019) of the tribunal issued for joint survey in the territory of Odisha. This case is also pending before the apex court.
Bhubaneswar: Following an announcement by the neighbouring Andhra Pradesh government regarding conduct of elections in three villages under Kotia Gram Panchayat on Odisha – Andhra border (OAB), senior Congress leaders criticised CM Naveen Patnaik for his alleged failure in providing security and amenities to the people of the region. Odisha Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader […]
Paralakhemundi: At a time when the authorities of Odisha and Andhra claim to have taken urgent measures to resolve the ongoing border disputes, seems a recent flare-up in the Gajapati district may prolong the tension between the two neighbouring States. Allegedly, farmers of neighbouring Andhra Pradesh have illegally occupied acres of land in the bordering […]
Balasore: At a time when a territorial controversy has just reared head with Andhra Pradesh govt officers distributing doles in Odisha villages, illegal bulldozing of a public toilet and notice board reportedly by Bengal authorities in Udaypur Mouza of Balasore district which lies in fringe areas of Odisha and West Bengal has once again sparked […]