Tag: Well

Man arrested for killing 13-day-old daughter

Angul: Police have arrested a man today for allegedly killing his 13-day-old daughter by throwing her in a well in Chhanchunia village of Angul district. The matter came to light on July 6 when the infant had suddenly gone missing. Initially, a fake story of the baby being taken away by dogs was spread across […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Man-elephant conflict: One trampled, baby jumbo rescued in separate incidents

Khurda: A baby elephant landed in trouble when it fell into a well accidentally after venturing into the human habitation at Manjaripatana near Nirakarpur in the district today. The villagers spotted the elephant calf inside the well of Prabhakar Behera in the morning when it was trying to reach out of water body. A crowd […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Mystery continues over dead bodies found in well in Gajapati

Parlakhemundi: Mystery over recovery of dead bodies of a woman along with her son and daughter at Narangijhula village under Rayagada police limits in Gajapati district remains unsolved even after 12 hours of the incident. The circumstances that led to death of the three still remain unknown as the husband of the deceased woman is […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Sonepur woman strangulated by lover
Woman strangulated, thrown into well by lover; survives

Sonepur: A woman was allegedly strangulated and thrown into a well by her lover in Khuntiapali village of Birmaharajpur in Sonepur district. According to reports, the survivor was thrown into a well after being strangulated and left to die. However, she was rescued in an unconscious state by the locals while the accused is reportedly […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
missing boy
Body of missing boy recovered from well

Bolangir: Police today recovered the body of a six-year-old boy from a well in Salepali village under Tusra police station limits. Reports said Dinesh Pradhan, a six-year-old boy of Salepali village had gone missing since February 6. As the family could not trace his whereabouts despite frantic search, Janak Pradhan, father of the boy, had […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Woman arrested for drowning sons in well

Angul: The woman, who killed her three sons after jumping into a well along with them yesterday, was arrested from a temple at Gurujanga under Kishore Nagar police limits in the district. Shobagini Behera, after being rescued alive from the well, had fled the spot. Police were on a look out to arrest her. Behera […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Bamboo wells replace concrete ones in Rayagada’s Sindhipanga village

Rayagada: The farmers of Sindhipanga village under Bisam Cuttack block of Rayagada have found an ingenious and inexpensive way of constructing wells to meet their water requirements. The farmers here are now constructing wells using bamboo instead of concrete. The bamboo wells are constructed using iron rods, dry bamboo pieces, GI pipes and a little […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Odisha: Bodies Of Woman, Son Found Inside Well

Khordha: Bodies of a woman and her son were found inside a well in Godipada village under Jankia Tehsil of Khordha district on Wednesday. As per reports, the bodies of Barsha Srichandan and her 6-year-old son were found in a well on Wednesday evening, following which the locals informed the Jankia Police station. Upon arrival, […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Elephant Rescued
Odisha: Baby Elephant Rescued From Well In Rairakhol

Sambalpur: An elephant calf was rescued in a joint operation by the forest and the fire department after it reportedly fell into a dilapidated well at Badakasibahal in Badabahal forest range in Sambalpur district on Saturday. The baby elephant was part of a herd that strayed into the locality last night. While moving towards a […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021