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Tag: Soro

Woman Jumps Before Jan Shatabdi Express At Balasore’s Soro, Loses Both Hands
Woman Jumps Before Jan Shatabdi Express At Balasore’s Soro, Loses Both Hands

The severely injured woman was immediately rescued and rushed to Soro community health centre (CHC) from where she was shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack for treatment. 

Two BJP Supporters Injured In Knife Attack In Balasore, Hospitalised
Two BJP Supporters Injured In Knife Attack In Balasore, Hospitalised

The injured persons are the supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Deadly Mishap!
Balasore Bus Mishap: 6 Killed, Several Injured

Balasore Bus Mishap: 6 Killed, Several Injured

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Odisha: 20 Injured As Bus Overturns In Soro

Balasore: Over 20 passengers sustained injuries, some of them critically after a bus they were travelling in overturned on NH-16 near Soro in the district on Sunday. The bus -Chakadola- carrying around 40 passengers including children was coming to Balasore from Bhubaneswar. The speeding vehicle lost control over the wheels and skidded off the road […]

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Odisha Man Held Captive In Kolkata For Ransom

Balasore: A man from the district has allegedly been held captive by some miscreants at gun-point in Kolkata for ransom. The miscreants allegedly have demanded Rs 8 lakh ransom from the family members of the victim, identified as Tapas Mohanty of Keshapur under Soro Police station in the district. Sukanti Mohanty, wife of the victim […]

Odisha: Youth Assaulted, Robbed Of Rs 35,000 Inside ATM Kiosk
Odisha: Youth Assaulted, Robbed Of Rs 35,000 Inside ATM Kiosk

Balasore: Three unidentified miscreants attacked a youth inside an ATM counter and looted Rs 35,000 from him in Soro area of Balasore district on Sunday. The victim, Ajay Barik of Saud area in the district, lodged a complaint in this regard at Soro police station following which an investigation has been launched. According to the […]

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Miscreants break open two ATMs, loot lakhs of rupees in Soro

Soro: A group of miscreants allegedly broke open two ATMs here in Balasore district on late Wednesday night and looted lakhs of rupees from the dispensers. One ATM is of Axix Bank while another was of a private finance company at Bagudi Bazar in Soro. The miscreants used gas cutters to break open the machines […]

4 Critical In Brawl With Dacoits In Soro

Balasore: A brawl took place between a gang of dacoits and local residents at Pitapalia square on NH 16 near Soro in Balasore district on Sunday. Four persons of Pitapalia sustained critical injuries in the scuffle. They have been admitted to Soro Community Health Centre. The injured have been identified as Sudam Charan Bauli, Ajay […]

Odisha: Five Arrested In Gold Loot Case; 400 Gm Gold Seized In Balasore

Balasore: Police today claimed to have arrested five persons in connection with a gold loot incident that took place on November 5 in Soro of Balasore district. Police also seized 400 gram gold, two bikes, 10 mobile phones and sharp weapons from their possession. All the accused have been produced before a local court, police […]

Already In Jail, Odisha Police Registers Case against UTP

Balasore: The working of Balasore Police has now come under scanner after it registered a case against an undertrial prisoner. According to reports, Khaira Police had arrested one Ranjit Nayak of Chintamanipada village in Balasore district in connection with a case on January 19, 2019. After staying in jail for nearly seven months, Nayak was […]

Lovers Forced To Marry By 'Moral Policing' Brigade In Odisha

Balasore: After meeting each other on Facebook, a young couple in Balasore fell in love, but they were completely unaware of the consequences. In Soro area of the district, the youth from Babupatna area was forced by locals to marry his Facebook friend, whom he had come to meet last night. As per reports, after […]

Odisha Woman 'Given Triple Talaq' on Eid

Balasore: Despite passage of the Triple Talaq bill in the Parliament, several such cases continue to surface from different parts of Odisha. In one such case, a man allegedly divorced his wife by pronouncing talaq thrice in Pathan Mohalla area of Soro in Balasore district. The victim has alleged that since her marriage three years […]

Youth hacks father to death in Balasore

Balasore: A youth allegedly killed his father at Tentei Behera Sahi in the district over family feud on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Jayakrushna Mallick. As per reports, there was a heated altercation between Jayakrushna and his son Sarat after he returned home in an inebriated condition last night.  Sarat attacked his father […]

1 killed, 11 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Sonepur/Balsore: One person was killed while 11 others sustained injuries in separate road mishaps in Sonepur and Balasore districts today. In Sonepur, one person was killed while another person sustained critical  injuries after the two-wheeler they were riding collided with a car on the bridge over Anga river near Binika. The deceased has been identified […]

Labourer crushed to death during road construction work in Balasore

Balasore: A labourer lost his life after falling into a machine engaged in road construction work in Nuahata area under Soro police limits of Balasore. The deceased has been identified as Sashikanta Sahoo, a resident of Balikatirana village of the district, who was engaged in the work under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) As […]

Minor boy thrashed by public over 'theft' charges in Soro

Balasore: In a bizarre incident, a minor boy was detained and beaten black and blue by locals of Soro on suspicion of being a thief. The incident reportedly took place near Uttareswar market on Monday. A few days back, the villagers of Singakhunta had lodged a complaint with police regarding theft of money and cycle […]

Armed miscreants loot gold ornaments, cash from businessman

Balasore: Armed miscreants looted silver and gold ornaments from a businessman at gunpoint near Bhogapur in Soro area of Balasore district late on Saturday night. The victim identified as Mahesh Prasad, a native of Miripur in Balsore, runs a jewellery shop in Soro. According to sources, three armed miscreants intercepted Mahesh while he was returning […]

Youths forced down on kneels after brawl over coins

Balasore: After heated altercation over payment in coins, three youths were beaten up and forced down on knees for hours allegedly by some staff of Uttareswar Petrol Pump in Soro block of Balasore district. Th three youths in two motorbikes were travelling to Balasore from Markona area when they picked up a quarrel with the […]

Man attacks elder brother over land dispute in Balasore

Balasore: A man allegedly attacked his elder brother with a sharp weapon over land dispute at Ratina village under Khaira police limits in Balasore district last night. The injured, Bidhyadhar Nayak who has sustained multiple injuries has been admitted to Khaira government hospital in critical condition. As per reports, both Bidyadhar and his younger brother […]

Armed miscreants loot cash, ornaments at gunpoint in Balasore

Balasore: Armed miscreants looted cash and gold ornaments from one Harendra Pradhan at gunpoint in Bahanaga Bazar near Soro area of Balasore district late on Saturday night. According to sources, the gang of miscreants carrying country-made pistols and sharp weapons barged into the house yesterday night. The miscreants assaulted Pradhan and looted gold ornaments worth […]

Man arrested for raping 6-year-old girl in Balasore

Balasore: Police have arrested a man today on charges of raping a 6-year-old girl in Soro area of Balasore district. As per reports, the incident took place on Monday during Maha Shivaratri celebrations when the minor girl had gone to a nearby temple. While she was returning home, the accused lured the victim by giving […]

College lecturer under vigilance scanner in Balasore

Balasore: The Vigilance officials today conducted raids at four locations including residence of Ramchandra Upadhyay, a block grant college lecturer of Talanagar College in Soro area of Balasore district on charges of amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. Acting on a tip off, a team of anti-graft officials of Balasore division raided Ramachandra’s […]

Girl student found dead in residential school, another critical

Balasore: A girl student was found dead while another rescued in critical condition today morning from Purubai Kanyashram, a residential school for girls in Soro area of the district. The deceased has been identified as Hemjani Hansda, daughter of Lal Hansda of Kumarpur village while the girl who was recovered in critical condition is Saraswati […]

Rice-laden truck turns turtle on highway in Balasore

Balasore: Locals were seen scurrying with packets of rice after a rice-laden mini truck overturned on Bahanga flyover near Soro on NH-16 in Balasore district today. According to sources, the truck overturned after its driver lost control over the vehicle. The rice bags loaded on the truck were scattered on the spot under the impact […]

Four shops gutted in fire mishap in Balasore

Balasore: Four shops were gutted and property worth lakhs of rupees reduced to ashes when a major fire broke out due to an electric short circuit near Rosha Chhak under Soro block of Balasore district late last night. As per reports, the blaze originated from one Chintamani Barik’s salon located in the Swain Market Complex […]

Two injured in series of road mishaps in Balasore

Balasore: Two persons sustained critical injures while some police personnel escaped unhurt in two separate road mishaps near Dahisada Chapolia Chhak on NH-16 in Soro of Balasore district in the wee hours of Saturday. According to reports, the two injured were travelling in a car which is suspected to have overturned after being hit by […]

Journalist injured in attack by liquor mafia, hospitalised

Balasore: A journalist was hospitalised after being allegedly attacked by liquor mafia with sharp weapons near Anantpur ghat in Balasore district on Saturday. The journalist Pramod Rout, who is currently working for a daily newspaper in Balasore, has been admitted to Soro Community Health Centre for treatment. Rout was allegedly attacked by the mafia for […]

Micreants loot ornaments from 3 temples in Balasore

Balasore: Gold and silver ornaments of as many as three temples at Soro municipality in Balasore were allegedly looted by unidentified miscreants late Friday night. The matter came to light after the authorities of the temples found all the ornaments stolen and lodged complaints at the police station this morning. According to sources, silver and […]

CBI investigation sought into death of two girl students in Balasore

Balasore: More than 3 weeks after the mysterious death of two school girls at Tentei village under Soro block of Balasore, locals staged protests today demanding a CBI investigation into the matter. The protesters staged demonstration at Ainri square, blocking the Anantpur-Soro road following which traffic movement was disrupted. “Some people have demanded CBI investigation […]

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Mystery shrouds death of two Class X girl students in Balasore

Balasore: Tension prevailed at Tentei village in Balasore today after two Class X girl students died under mysterious circumstances. The deceased identified as Priyanka Das of Biripada village and Laxmipriya Das were students of Bhikaricharan High School in the district. According to reports, Priyanka had come to her friend Laxmipriya’s house for joint studies on […]

Abandoned newborn girl rescued in Balasore

Balasore: A newborn baby girl was found near Old Cinema Hall in Balasore today. According to sources, the baby was rescued in a serious condition and was admitted to Soro Community Healthcare Centre by a local resident. However, under what circumstances the child was abandoned and by whom is yet to be ascertained. A team […]

Bodies of two women found, rape and murder suspected

Berhampur/Balasore: Despite various steps by the State Government to create awareness, there seems to be no let up in crime against women in Odisha. Bodies of two women were recovered under mysterious conditions from two separate places in the state on Tuesday. In the first incident, decomposed body of a woman was found from bushes […]

Huge cache of country-made liquor seized in Balasore

Balasore: Odisha excise sleuths Saturday seized huge amount of country-made liquor near Matiapalli under Soro block of the district and arrested seven persons involved in transporting the liquor. The sleuths informed that the illegal liquor business had been on a rise on National Highway-16 in the area. However, acting on a tip-off, the officials conducted […]

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Disrespect to dead: Body carried on garbage trolley in Odisha

Balasore: In yet another instance of sheer disrespect to the dead, which in many ways also reflects the failure of government schemes in Odisha, body of an ‘unidentified’ elderly person was carried on a garbage trolley from Soro hospital to the burial ground today. According to reports, the elderly man had died while undergoing treatment […]

BJP observes 12-hour bandh demanding sub-division status for Soro

Normal life was affected at various places in Soro today after the district unit of BJP observed a 12-hour bandh demanding sub-division status for the Soro-Simulia block.The bandh was observed from morning 6 am to 6 pm.

BJP observes 12-hour bandh demanding sub-division status for Soro

Balasore: Normal life has been affected at various places in Soro and Bahanaga blocks of Balasore district today due to a 12-hour dawn to dusk bandh being observed by BJP demanding sub-division status to Soro. Besides, Government and private offices, shops and other business establishments and educational institutions have remained closed due to the bandh. […]

Police arrest 6 highway robbers in Odisha

  Balasore: Balasore Sadar police today arrested 6 highway robbers and seized 2 four-wheelers, 2 two-wheelers, 5 mobile phones and sharp weapons from their possession. While two persons were arrested in connection with a robbery executed on May 12 near National Highway 60, others were arrested in two different incidents near Soro. According to sources, […]

7-year-old girl raped in Balasore

  Balasore: A seven-year-old girl has been allegedly raped under Soro police limits in Balasore district. The incident occurred when the minor girl had gone to attend a marriage function in the village, police said on Sunday. The accused Manindra Mallick from Purushotampur village allegedly abducted the minor girl and raped her near a lift […]

Marriage procession in Soro turns a nightmare; women assaulted

Balasore: Tension prevailed in Soro after members of a marriage party allegedly misbehaved and attacked some women passengers travelling in a bus on Friday night. Trouble erupted after three members from the groom’s side allegedly refused to give way to a bus during the marriage procession. There was a heated argument between passengers of the […]

Minor girl raped for rejecting advances by youth

Balasore: A minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth after she rejected his love advances in Soro of Balasore district. The incident came to the fore after the parents of the survivor filed a complaint at Soro police station on Saturday. According to reports, the youth identified as Anup Behera of Simulia area in […]