Congress MLA Tara Prasad Bahinipati demanded a magistrate-level probe into the incident. He also demanded immediate suspension of the accused SDPO.
Jamira Singh beheaded the woman with an axe and threw the body at a place near the village on July 9, police said.
Rayagada: A woman of Dongaria Kondh, a primitive tribal group, has made a difference ! She is the first tribal from the State to be issued a passport to go abroad. Dinj Dakesika from Kurli village under Bissam Cuttack block in Rayagada district is going abroad to attend the International Indigenous Film Festival (IIFF) scheduled […]
Dewas: Inspired by the central government’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, a tribal woman in Madhya Pradesh mortgaged her jewellery to build a toilet in her house. Annapurna Bai lives in Amodiya village with four children, including two daughters, and her husband, a labourer. She says she did not like defecating in the open so without waiting for […]
Baripada: A court on Wednesday sentenced a tribal woman to rigorous life imprisonment for murdering a man in 2014. Additional sessions judge of Mayurbhanj district’s Rairangpur sub-division, Aurobindo Kumar Guru, found Padma Birua (48) guilty of murder and sentenced her to life sentence and slapped a fine of Rs 2000. The woman had attacked Mohinikanta Hembram […]