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Sandalwood Worth Rs 70 Lakh Seized In Odisha, 3 Smugglers Arrested

Cuttack: The Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch on Thursday evening arrested three sandalwood smugglers and seized a huge quantity of the aromatic timber of over Rs 70 lakh from their possession in Tangi area of Cuttack district. On the basis of a reliable input, the STF detected a case of illegal possession […]

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Odisha: Two Group Clash Over Cremation Ground; Forces Deployed

Khurdha: Tension erupted at Tansipatana village under the Tangi police station in the district on Tuesday after two groups of people clashed over a land dispute related to a cremation ground. The clashes broke out when some people were performing a cremation in the vicinity of some residential settlements to which another group opposed. The […]

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Loot Of Rs 1 Crore Cigarette Consignment: 2 Traders Nabbed From Madhya Pradesh

Khurda: Carrying out probe into the loot of cigarette-laden truck on NH-16 near Ugratara chhak in Tangi of Khurda, a special team of Odisha Police managed to nab two persons from Indore in Madhya Pradesh. The accused have been identified as Amit Chopra and Amit Choudhary of Pitambar Ram Ratan colony of the city. Both […]

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Miscreants Vandalise Trucks, Loot Cash in Odisha

Cuttack: Tension prevailed at Kanheipur under Tangi Police limits after 11 trucks were allegedly vandalised by unidentified miscreants on Saturday night. The truck owners alleged that the trucks were parked in front of Nimeisapur petrol pump and the miscreants also looted cash from the vehicles. The miscreants shattered windshields and looted cash from drivers by […]

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Two students killed in lightning strike in Odisha

Cuttack: Two students were killed after they were struck by lightning in Tangi area of Cuttack district today afternoon. According to reports, the students, who were undergoing skill development training, sustained severe burn injuries after lightning struck them while they were playing with other students. They were rushed to the Cuttack-based SCB Medical College and […]

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Mid-day meal rice stolen in Cuttack during holidays

Cuttack: Allegations of theft of mid-day meals rice during school holidays have surfaced in Bhatimunda village under Tangi area of Cuttack district. The matter came to light after a video of the rice being stolen went viral on social media. The incident has sparked outrage among the locals in the area. “During government holidays, committee […]

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Youth ‘thrashed by lawyer’ inside Tangi PS; locals stage demo demanding arrest

Cuttack: Palpable tension prevailed at Tangi on Sunday after hundreds of locals gheraoed the Tangi police station and staged a demonstration demanding immediate arrest of a lawyer involved in thrashing a youth inside the premises of the police station Saturday night. According to the locals, one Pradyumna Rout of Barunia village in Jajpur district received […]

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Odisha youth returns from Dubai after Jay Panda's intervention

Bhubaneswar/Khurda: Another youth from Odisha stranded overseas returned home safe after the intervention of former MP Baijayant Panda. Rabi Rout, a youth from Pariorada village under Tangi block of Khurda district had gone to work for a construction company in Dubai in 2013. During his stay in Dubai, there was a dispute between the labourers […]

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Women gherao BDO over water scarcity in Tangi

Cuttack: Hundreds of women from Kairapari village under Kotasahi panchayat  gheraoed the Tangi Block development officer(BDO ) inside his office protesting drinking water crisis in the area. According to sources, the ‘Swajaldhara’ water project has stopped functioning while the sole tube-well in the village is also lying defunct for the past four months. As a […]

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Man spent 22 years in Odisha Health department with fake degree

Cuttack: In a startling revelation, a man working in a government department for past 22 years has been found to have landed the job by producing fake certificates. The shocking case has been reported from Cuttack Tangi PHC (Primary Healthcare Centre) where health supervisor, Ashok Mohanty, has also managed to get a promotion even though […]

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Jumbos wreak havoc in Khurda

Khurda: Residents of Tangi area in Khurda district are now having sleepless nights for the last couple of days as a herd of nearly 20 elephants is wreaking havoc in the region. The elephant herd has reportedly destroyed standing paddy crops and houses in Golabai, Mota, Kalibati areas under Tangi block in the last 10 […]

Students detain teachers protesting headmaster’s transfer

Tangi: As many as six teachers of Nara Manabi Government UG High School in Tangi block of Khurda district were detained by students and guardians in protest against the transfer order of school headmaster. Around eight hours after, the teachers were released following assurance of block officials. The guardians alleged there are only seven teachers […]

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Ex-MLA Raj Kishore Ram passes away at 83

Cuttack: Former legislator Raj Kishore Ram passed away at a privately-run nursing home located in Cuttack during the wee hours today at the age of 83. Ram, who was suffering from heart problems and undergoing treatment at the nursing home, breathed his lat at 3.20 am. Ram’s mortal remains were taken in a procession around […]

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1 killed, 1 injured in elephant attack

Angul/Tangi: Panic gripped in Satkosia area of Angul and Tangi in Khurda after two persons including a Forest department staff faced elephant fury at two different places of the State this morning. While a resident of Tuluka village in the Satkosia sanctuary was trampled to death by an elephant, an employee of the Forest Department, […]

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Rs 30 lakh seized at Manguli toll gate, IT sleuths start probe

Cuttack/Bhubaneswar: The Income Tax officials are interrogating two traders and their car driver, who were caught carrying Rs 30 lakh cash in Rs 2,000, Rs 100 currency notes at Manguli toll gate near Tangi in Cuttack yesterday. “Tangi police informed us that they intercepted a car carrying some money. I and two of our tax […]

23 migratory birds carcass seized, 1 held

Bhubaneswar: As many as 23 migratory birds carcass were seized by Tangi wildlife department officials and one arrested on Sunday in connect with this. Sources said the deceased birds were of Purple Moren and Brown Crake species. The arrested person, Arun Kalesi, had killed the birds from Chilika Lake with the help of other poachers […]