Tag: Sundargarh

Odisha's Covid-19 Active Case Count Nears 8,000-Mark; 1379 New Cases In 24 Hours
Odisha's Covid-19 Active Case Count Nears 8,000-Mark; 1379 New Cases In 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: Odisha continued to report 1000-plus Covid-19 cases for the third consecutive day with 1379 new cases being reported from different parts of the State in the last 24 hours.…

Baby Boy Scavenges Leftover From Discarded Plate At Tribal Hamlet In Odisha’s Sundargarh
Baby Boy Scavenges Leftover From Discarded Plate At Tribal Hamlet In Odisha’s Sundargarh, Video Goes Viral

Sundargarh: The death of 19 children due to malnutrition at Nagada village in Odisha’s Jajpur district in July, 2016 had evoked outrage not only in the State but across the…

Water Crisis
Odisha: Thirst Forces Women In This Sundargarh Village Trek Miles To Fetch Water

Sundargarh: Women walking miles with pitchers on their head is a familiar scene in Dumdumpada village under Rajgangpur block in the district. With drinking water scarcity getting worse by the day and perennial water sources drying up, the villagers have turned to a stream miles away to meet their daily needs. Around 15 families who […]

Cop Suspended
Odisha: Cop Suspended For Torturing Minor Boy Suspected Of Stealing Phone

Rourkela: A police sub-inspector (PSI) from the Udit Nagar police station in the city was suspended from duty on Wednesday for allegedly torturing a minor boy who he had picked up for questioning in connection with a mobile theft case. According to reports, the minor, who is an orphan and lives with his grandmother in […]

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Odisha: Toddler Trampled To Death By Elephant in Sundargarh, Mother Serious

Sundargarh: Jumbo menace continues to haunt residents in several parts of Odisha as a wild elephant trampled a one and half year old girl to death in Hatibari village in the district on Wednesday night. According to sources, the incident occurred when the toddler was returning home with her mother after attending a marriage reception […]

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Cold Wave Returns To Odisha, Yellow Warning For Two Districts

Bhubaneswar: After a rise in minimum temperature for the past few days, the cold wave conditions have returned to Odisha throwing normal lives out of gear in several parts of the State. The Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar on Thursday said that night temperature will fall by two to three degrees at many places of […]

All Religious Institutions In Sundargarh To Reopen On Jan 9
All Religious Institutions In Sundargarh To Reopen On Jan 9

Sundargarh: All religious institutions including mosques and churches in the district will be thrown open for public from January 9 after a hiatus of over nine months. A decision in this regard was taken after a discussion with all concerned officials of the district. The district administration has issued advisory and fixed standard operating procedure […]

Wife axed
Odisha: Woman Hacked To Death By Husband In Sundargarh

Sundargarh: In a ghastly act, a man allegedly hacked his wife to death over a family quarrel at Podadihi Basti under Koira police limits in Sundargarh district on Thursday night. The deceased has been identified as Sambari Munda (35). According to reports, the accused, Budhu Munda (30), entered into a quarrel with his wife over […]

Odisha Govt Floats Proposal For Second AIIMS In The State In Sundargarh
Odisha Floats Proposal For Second AIIMS In The State

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has requested the Centre for the establishment of second AIIMS in the State in Sundargarh district. In a letter to the the Secretary of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Rajesh Bhushan, Chief Secretary of Odisha, Asit Tripathy stated,”Odisha presently has a fully functional AIIMS in Bhubaneswar which has emerged as […]

Odisha Govt Orders Judicial Probe Into 'Custodial Deaths'
Odisha Govt Orders Judicial Probe Into 'Custodial Deaths'

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday informed the Assembly that it has ordered judicial investigations into two recent custodial death allegations reported from Puri and Sundargarh districts last week. Replying to a discussion on the admissibility of an adjournment motion on the state’s law and order situation, Minister of State for Home Dibya Shankar Mishra […]