Tag: Paradip

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Miscreants Loot Jewellery Worth Rs 10 Lakh From House After Drugging Family Members

Paradip: In a mid-night heist, unidentified armed miscreants looted cash and gold jewellery worth Rs 10 lakh by drugging family members at gun point at Jhimala village under Lock police…

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BJP Workers Burn Paradip MLA’s Effigy Alleging Misbehaviour With Woman

Jagatsinghpur: BJP workers on Sunday staged protest by burning effigies of the Paradip MLA (BJD) Sambit Routray, alleging his misbehavior with the sister-in-law of liquor sales man Ullas Jena who was allegedly murdered four years ago. Members of BJP Mahila Morcha led by youth leader Sampad Swain raised slogans against the MLA and staged protests […]

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Jagatsinghpur Admin Gears Up To Identify Telugu Fishermen Having Dual Voter IDs

Paradip/Jagatsinghpur: The district administration of Jagatsinghpur has launched an inquiry into the allegations of casting of votes by some fishermen from Telugu community in Paradip in the ongoing panchayat polls in Andhra Pradesh. The administration has formed a special team to investigate the matter. If the fishermen are found utilising dual voter IDs, action will […]

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Slum Girls In Paradip Punching And Kicking Their Way To Self Defence

Jagatsinghpur: Martial arts and mentorship programmes are helping break gender barriers and changing mindsets in rural Odisha like nothing else. In a bid to empower women with shielding techniques, a female judoka from Jagatsinghpur is imparting judo training to the slum girls of Paradip in the district. As many as 38 girls from Bauriapalanda and […]

Attack On Cops: 7 Villages Detained By Police In Paradip

Paradip : At least seven persons have been picked up in connection with the recent attack on a police team in Jagatsinghpur district. As per reports, at least four cops including an assistant sub-inspector were injured in a mob attack while arresting a person accused of extortion on Thursday. The locals, who attacked the police, […]

Road Mishaps
2 Killed, 4 Injured In Separate Road Mishaps In Odisha

Paradip: At least two persons including an eight-year-old boy were killed while four others reportedly sustained critical injuries in separate road mishaps in Odisha on Wednesday morning. As per reports, an eight-year-old boy was killed and three of the family members sustained critical injuries after a Bolero they were travelling in collided with a trailer […]

Coins Worth Over Rs 14 Lakh 'Missing' From Bank In Odisha
Coins Worth Over Rs 14 Lakh 'Missing' From Bank In Odisha

Paradip: In a case of massive misappropriation of public money, coins worth over Rs 14 lakh have allegedly gone missing from the Union Bank of India branch at Paradip of Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district. As per reports, the coins worth Rs 14,86,780 have gone missing from the bank between 2016 and 2020. The matter came to […]

Fake Covid-19 Report Racket Busted In Odisha, 1 Arrested

Paradip: At a time when there is still panic among people due to Coronavirus, a racket involved in sale of fake COVID-19 negative certificates to people during this pandemic has shocked people of Odisha. One person, identified as Kalandi Tarai, has been arrested in connection with the incident. Tarai hails from Dalimipur in Paradip of […]

Enraged Truck Driver Rams Police Van In Odisha, Detained

Paradip: Driver of a Police Control Room (PCR) van had a close shave after an enraged trucker rammed the police van from behind at Do-Chakki area in the port town of Paradip. As per reports, a coal-laden truck, which was crossing Do-Chakki on Tuesday, was stopped by a police patrolling team for document verification. However, […]

Dharmendra Pradhan Flags Off Equipment For Indian Oil's MEG Plant At Paradip

Ahmedabad: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday flagged off from L&T’s Hazira plant in Surat district critical components bound for Indian Oil’s MEG (mono-ethylene glycol) plant coming up at the refinery-cum-petrochemical complex at Paradip. During his visit to Surat in Gujarat, the minister flagged off the equipment from the engineering and construction giant Larsen […]