Tag: Sonepur

OTV impact: Sonepur district admin provides smart classroom to Class 9 students
OTV impact: Sonepur district admin provides smart classroom to Class 9 students

The school was taken under 5T purview and a workshop has been constructed at a cost of Rs 45 lakh recently

  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
Inhumane! Sons desert mother in fear of banishment in Sonepur
Inhumane! Sons desert mother in fear of banishment in Sonepur

At a time when floodwaters have got inundated several parts of the state disrupting normal life, deserting an elderly woman near a crematorium ground during a flood has been criticised by many.

  • Thursday, 18 August 2022
Death of bank officer: Police to investigate cyber fraud angle, family demands CBI Probe
Death of bank officer: Police to investigate cyber fraud angle, family demands CBI Probe

From the preliminary investigation it is found to be a case of suicide, sources in police said, adding that Mishra has transferred over Rs 25 lakh to different people belonging to Rajasthan and West Bengal through UPI payment gateways in the last two months. 

  • Sunday, 14 August 2022
Petrol Loot!
Petrol Tanker Overturns; People Scramble To Collect Spilled Oil

These are the images of an oil tanker which overturned in Odisha. The mishap took place in wee hours of Saturday (November 13) in Sonepur district. People from nearby villages rushed to the spot to collect petrol in jars and bottles.

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  • Saturday, 13 November 2021
269 persons taken ill after consuming food during govt programme

Sonepur: As many as 269 people from five villages were taken ill after consuming food at a feast organized during the foundation stone-laying ceremony of a bridge over Anga river at Julunda in Sonepur yesterday. The programme was attended by Housing and Urban Development Minister Niranjan Pujari who laid the foundation stone of the bridge. […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Six wild boars fall into well in Sonepur, rescued later

Sonepur: Six wild boars fell into a well near Khaliapali village in Sonepur today. They were rescued later with the help of villagers and forest officials. According to sources, the animals had come from Murgabari forest to graze crops in the area where the incident took place. Earlier, after getting information from the villagers, forest […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Tehsildar, RI detained by locals in Sonepur

Sonepur: Locals detained the Tehsildar and RI who had gone to make an assessment of crops damaged by Chakada pest at Beheramal village in Dunguripali block of the district today. According to sources, Tehsildar of S.Rampur, Panchanan Patra and RI of Beheramal had gone to the village to make an assessment of paddy crops damaged […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
SBI ATM vandalized by miscreants in Sonepur

Sonepur: In an audacious robbery attempt, a group of miscreants vandalised and allegedly looted cash from an SBI ATM, located just a few metres from the District Collectorate here, late Monday night. Though the incident occurred late last night, the matter came to light this morning after a few locals passing by the ATM spotted […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Man burnt alive after house catches fire in Sonepur

Sonepur: In an unfortunate incident, a man was charred to death after fire engulfed his house at Ghichapali in Birmaharjpur of Sonepur district late on Tuesday night. The deceased, identified as Ranjan Bibhar (30), is survived by his wife and daughter. As per sources, the mishap occurred in the wee hours today when Ranjan was […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Tent house suppliers and temple priests to check minor girl marriages

In a unique initiative, the Sonepur district administration has sought the support of tent house suppliers and temple priests to stop the menace of early marriages that have continued in the area.

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Fake note racket busted in Sonepur

Sonepur: Birmaharajpur police busted a fake currency note racket and arrested three persons, including the prime accused, in Sonepur district today. Counterfeit notes worth Rs 42,500 were seized from their possession. The arrested have been identified as the main accused Rajesh Kumar Sahoo of Gudvelipadar in Sonepur district and his two associates Sarbeswar Mishra of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Eight hurt, one critical in road mishap in Subarnapur

Subarnapur: At least nine people were injured, one of them critically, after a bus in which they were traveling rammed into a roadside tree near Ainlachat on the Sonepur-Sambalpur road in Subarnapur district today. All the injured have been admitted to Ulunda Hospital. According to reports, the driver of the bus lost control over the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Elephants forcing Munda tribes to spend nights on trees

Subarnapur: Five families belonging to Munda tribe in Pudamala village under Ulunda tehsil of Sonepur district are forced to spend nights on tree houses (machan) to protect themselves from elephant attacks. The tribes claimed that as soon as the sun sets, pachyderms stray into the village and damage thatched houses and household items and consume […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Minister Ramesh Majhi shown black flags in Sonepur

Sonepur: Activists of Sonepur district unit of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) showed black flags to ST and SC Development Minister Ramesh Chandra Majhi today as a mark of protest against acute shortage of doctors in the district headquarters hospital. The protesters waived black flags at Nalini square when the minister was returning after chairing […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
drowning Odisha
2 students go missing in sea, search on to trace them

Berhampur: Two engineering students went missing while taking bath at  Sonepur beach in Ganjam district on Monday morning. Suspected to have drowned, the ODRAF personnel have been put to service to trace their bodies. The missing youths, identified as Pradeep Mohanty of Aska and Ajay Suasia of Dharakote were students of a Chennai-based engineering college. […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021