Tag: Sambalpur

FUNGAL FOOD SERVED TO GOVT OFFICIALS
Viral Now: Fungal Food ‘Intentionally’ Served To Govt Officials In Sambalpur

Palpable tension prevailed at the Panchayat Samiti meeting in Sambalpur’s Jujumara block when the local BDO, CDPO, and officials of several other departments were forcefully served moldy chhatua (sattu) and badam laddoo by a Samiti member.

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  • Friday, 18 November 2022
Viral Video: Fungal food ‘intentionally’ served to govt officials in Sambalpur
Viral now: Govt officials in Sambalpur 'get a taste' of fungal food

Samiti member Jayanta Pradhan said he wanted the officials to see what these beneficiaries are forced to eat, which is why he intentionally served them chhatua and laddoo covered in mold.

  • Thursday, 17 November 2022
HC bench protest: Get back to work or face license suspension, SC warns Odisha lawyers
HC bench protest: Get back to work or face license suspension, SC warns Odisha lawyers

The lawyers have been striking over the demand for a permanent bench of Orissa High Court in western Odisha at Sambalpur. 

  • Monday, 14 November 2022
Permanent HC bench: District Lawyers’ Association call for Sambalpur bandh
Permanent HC bench: District Lawyers’ Association calls for Sambalpur bandh

The association picketed at Kacheri Chhak and refrained from doing any court work.

  • Wednesday, 02 November 2022
 Dense forest in Sambalpur
Sambalpur Forest Dept creates dense forest within a year by using Miyawaki method

The Department only took one year to set up the dense forest by adopting the Japanese Miyawaki method.

  • Wednesday, 12 October 2022
GIANT PYTHON
WATCH: Huge Python Rescued From Sambalpur Village | Odisha

A giant 10-ft long python was rescued from Chaurpur area of Sambalpur. After passersby spotted the reptile in a bush, they immediately informed forest dept officials. The python was safely rescued and released in reserve forest.

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  • Friday, 07 October 2022
GHARIAL CARCASS
Gharial With GPS Device Found Dead On Mahanadi Banks In Sambalpur

A gharial crocodile was found dead on the banks of Mahanadi river near Marwari Pada Ghat in Sambalpur yesterday (Sept 12). The carcass was recovered from the water body by local people. A GPS tracking device was found attached to the gharial’s tail. Forest officer who reached the spot informed that it might have come up from Satkosia.

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  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
Rehab centre in Sambalpur faces serious allegations; has purpose gone awry?
Rehab centre in Sambalpur faces serious allegations; has purpose gone awry?

It is alleged that despite not being beggars, many common people are forcibly being taken to the rehab centre against their will. 

  • Saturday, 27 August 2022
YouTuber Arrested
YouTuber From Odisha Arrested For Possession Of Snakes & Chameleons

A Youtuber was arrested by a team of Forest Department officials in Odisha. The YouTuber was arrested for illegal possession of snakes and chameleons at his house in Sambalpur district.

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  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
SITUATION CRITICAL
Watch: Swelling Rivers Inundate Parts Of Odisha

Swelling of rivers has inundated several parts of Odisha. Watch these visuals from Sambalpur, Binika, Bargarh, Baramba, Boudh, and Basta as the state faces a possible flood situation.

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  • Sunday, 14 August 2022
Miscreants flee with entire SBI ATM containing Rs 20 lakh cash
Miscreants flee with entire SBI ATM containing Rs 20 lakh cash

According to sources, the miscreants damaged the CCTV inside the ATM and cut its cable before decamping with the cash machine.

  • Friday, 12 August 2022
Belpada police station
Heartbroken boy attempts suicide after elder brother dies in dam

It is believed that he was unable to come to terms with the loss and consumed poison kept at his house. 

  • Thursday, 28 July 2022
Rice bags being measured in a school
Now, MDM scam surfaces in Sambalpur and Sundargarh schools

The irregularities will run into crores, sources said.  It is alleged that the officials looking after rice supply are involved in the scam in connivance with the supply agencies. 

  • Saturday, 23 July 2022
Unavailability of motorable road claims patient's life in Odisha's Sambalpur
Unavailability of motorable road claims patient's life in Odisha's Sambalpur

The ambulance could not reach his village due to unavailability of road. Finding no other option, Dehuri was carried on a cot for five kilometres and brought near the ambulance, source added.

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
Chinmayee Mohapatra, wife of the accused
Lawyer attempts to run car over wife’s family members

One of Chinmayee’s brothers broke his leg in the accident. Fortunately, all the other family members had a close shave.

  • Monday, 18 July 2022
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