Tag: Paralakhemundi

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Blind Teacher With A Vision

Visually-impaired music teacher is glaring example of perseverance and determination. Born visually impaired, Nrusinghanath Padhi of Odisha's Paralakhemundi in Gajapati district is now on a mission and vision to transform the lives of blind people like him and many others.

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  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
Bus Accident
Bus Returning From Wedding Ceremony Overturns, More Than 30 Injured

At least 30 people sustained injuries after a bus overturned in Sebakapur village under Raygad block of Gajapati district in the wee hours of Tuesday.

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  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021
DIET students stage dharna alleging government apathy

Paralakhemundi: Alleging government apathy towards the District Institute of Education and Training (DIET) in Paralakhemundi which even lacks basic facilities, as many as 200 students of the institute staged a dharna today. As per the protestors, the institute building lacks basis amenities including drinking water facilities, toilet and hostel. As per allegations, though the District […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Lovers commit suicide after parents refuse to accept relationship

Gajapati: In a shocking incident, two teenage love birds committed suicide by consuming pesticides in Dubruguda village under R.Udayagiri police limits of Gajapati district after parents refused to accept their relationship. The deceased have been identified as Ramesh Rayet and Jasmine Dalbehera. Sources said, the duo was in love but their parents were against the […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
3 killed, 2 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Paradip/Angul/Paralakhemundi: As many as three persons were killed while two others sustained critical injuries in three separate road mishaps in Jagatsinghpur, Angul and Gajapati districts on Tuesday. In Jagatsinghpur, a biker was killed after being hit by a truck at Tarinigadanear Paradip. The deceased was identified asPramod Das of nearby Chakradharpur village. Following the mishap, […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Locals stage road blockade over drinking water, electricity in Gajapati

Paralakhemundi: Tension erupted at Sridhar Nagar area in Paralakhemundi of Gajapati district after locals staged a road blockade today alleging problems in electricity and drinking water supply. According to sources, the natives of Sridhar Nagar area have alleged that they have been suffering because of electricity and drinking water problems.  As per allegations, local administration […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Villagers allege corruption in road construction in Gajapati

Paralakhemundi: Villagers of Kanchimala under Bastiguda Gram Panchayat in Gajpati district have alleged large-scale corruption in road construction works in their locality. A road connecting the Aradi Road and Kanchimala village was constructed under the supervision of block engineer K Nageswar in 2016-17 financial year. While Rs 3.45 lakh was sanctioned under the Mahatma Gandhi […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Expectant mother delivers on road in Parlakhemundi

Parlakhemundi: In another incident of poor healthcare facilities in State, an expectant mother delivered a baby on road in Paralakhemundi of Gajapati district today, while being taken to hospital in an auto-rickshaw. According to sources, family members of Rajeswari Pradhan daughter of Raghunath Apat of Sauntia Sahi had called an ambulance service after she complained […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
A year on, Parala deaths still a mystery

Paralakhemundi/Bhubaneswar: Even as one year has elapsed since the death of Paralakhemundi royal palace manager Ananga Manjari Patra and her three siblings, reason of their death is still shrouded in mystery. The Odisha Crime Branch which is probing the case is yet to make a breakthrough in the case. Dead bodies of Ananga, her sister […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
3 Asphyxiation deaths
3 die of asphyxiation inside under-construction tank

Paralakhemundi: 3 persons died of asphyxiation inside an under-construction septic tank at Puduni village under Paralakhemundi police limits of Gajapati district. According to sources, another person has been admitted to hospital in critical condition. Also Read: 5-yr-old dies after treatment by quack The deceased have been identified as Hari Behera, Mina Behera and Chandrashekhar Guru. […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Youth beats mother to death in Gajapati

Paralakhemundi: In a bizarre incident, a youth beat his mother to death at Jangalpadu village under Gurandi police limits in Gajapati district today. The deceased was identified as Rohini Mallick. Sources said Rohini’s younger son Sanjay Mallick came home in an inebriated condition yesterday and thrashed his mother with a wooden plank.  Rohini died on […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Three students killed in road mishap

Paralakhemundi: People of Narayanpur village in Gajapati district are in a state of shock following the tragic death of three students who died in a road accident this afternoon. According to reports, three students of Narayanpur High School—Ricky Bhuhan (Class X), Rohit Pradhan (Class IX) and Niranjan Lima (Class IX)—had gone to Gandahati waterfall on […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Home-bound Parala king taken back to hospital again from airport

Chennai/Bhubaneswar: Parala king and successor of Gajapati dynasty, Maharaja Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deo, who was discharged from Apollo hospital, has been taken back to the health institute on Tuesday from the Chennai airport for certain reasons, which are not yet known. The king was been discharged form Chennai based private Hospital after his recuperation, said […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Parala tragedy: Kin move OHRC against tardy probe by SIT

Paralakhemundi: The relatives of Paralakhemundi King Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deo’s former manager Ananga Manjari Patra moved the Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) today alleging tardy investigation by the Crime Branch Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the mysterious deaths of Ananga Manjari and her three siblings. Ananga’s brother, two sisters and brother-in-laws visited the OHRC office […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Parala tragedy: SIT quizzes 18 persons in 3rd phase probe

Paralakhemundi: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) interrogated about 18 people in two days in connection with the mysterious deaths of Paralakhemundi King Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deo’s former manager Ananga Manjari Patra and her three siblings, during its third phase probe. Official sources said on second day of the probe, the four member team quizzed a […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021