Tag: Picnic

Jajpur Horticulture Office
Officials, Employees Absent At Horticulture Dept Office In Jajpur, Locals Say Staff Out On Picnic

Visitors to the office of the Assistant Director, Horticulture in Jajpur got a rude shock when they allegedly found the office doors shut while the cabins of other employees were lying empty on Wednesday.

Odisha: Picnic Turns Tragic; 2 Youths Go Missing In Koel River

Rourkela: Two youths went missing while bathing in Koel River at Teterekela here near the steel city on Sunday. The duo along with some of their friends was reportedly picnicking at Teterkela and was taking a bath in the nearby Koel River when the mishap occurred. A rescue team was immediately called in to action. […]

10 killed, many critical as mini-truck plunges deep after skidding off Ghat in Phulbani

Phulbani: In a tragic incident, at least ten persons including women and children were killed and many others sustained critical injuries after a mini-truck they were travelling in skidded off Bangadadua Ghat into a deep gorge near Brahmanigaon in Phulbani area. As per latest reports, CM Naveen Patnaik announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to […]

2 killed, 20 injured as bus packed with picnickers meets with accident in Odisha

Sambalpur/Keonjhar: In an unfortunate incident, two persons were killed and many others including elderly women and children sustained injuries after a bus they were travelling in collided head-on with a tanker near Kayakuda on Sambalpur-Rairakhol road. The deceased have been identified as residents of Balichandrapur area in Jajpur. According to sources, the mishap occurred last […]

Youth on picnic drowns in Debajharan waterfall

Sambalpur: A youth, who was on a picnic, drowned in Debjharan waterfall under Jujumura police limits of Sambalpur today. The deceased has been identified as Amarendra Kumar Yadav, an employee of Aditya Alumina company. As per police sources, Yadav, a resident of Bihar, had gone to the spot with his colleagues when the mishap occurred. […]

One killed, 3 injured in bee attack in Gajapati

Paralakhemundi: A person was killed and three others critically injured in bee attack at Mankadadia waterfall in R Udayagiri of Gajapati district last evening. Sources said seven youths of Biramekhapur village under K Nuagaon police limits of the district had gone to the waterfall for a picnic yesterday. Four of them were stung by a […]

30 injured as picnic bus hits truck

Athagarh: Over 30 persons were injured when a picnic bus carrying them hit a hyva truck at Khuntuni Bazaar in Cuttack district in the wee hours today. Condition of five of them is stated to be critical. All injured belong to Motalibandha village under Balianta police limits in Khurdha district. All the injured were admitted […]