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3 K’jhar mining firms’ assets to be seized

Tuesday, 18 February 2020 | MAlAY MOHAPATRA | KEONJHAR

The Keonjhar district Collector has issued orders to seize assets of three mining companies who have failed to pay penalty imposed by court for illegal mining. He has also ordered to freeze the bank accounts of the companies too, which included M/s SD Sharma, M/s Arjun Lodha and M/s Gandhamardan Sponge...

Jatindranath Pradhan statue unveiled at Salepur school

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

A statue of Jatindranath Pradhan was inaugurated in the premises of Jatindranath Government High School at Odasingh under Cuttack district’s Salepur block on Saturday. Unveiling the statue, Justice Bishwanath Rath of the Orissa High Court said Jatindranath Pradhan had donated his lands for establishment of the school at a time...

Minor girl raped by 2 minor boys in S’pur

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | SAMBALPUR

A Class-VIII girl was allegedly gang-raped by two minor boys in a village under the Mahulapali police limits in Sambalpur district on Sunday. Based on a complaint lodged by the minor girl’s father, police have taken the two minor boys into its custody for questioning after registering a case. As per the...

Sai’s driver held; cops recreate crime scene

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | JHARSUGUDA

The Chhattisgarh police intensifying their probe into the 2016 sensational double-murder case of a woman and her daughter arrested main accused Anup Sai’s driver Burdhan Toppo on Sunday. Toppo was arrested under Sections 302 and 201 of the IPC over his involvement in the double murder, said Raigarh Additional SP Abhisekh...

Three teenage girls end lives in JSpur

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | JAGATSINGHPUR

A 15-year-old girl residing at Jayabada on the outskirts of Jagatsinghpur town committed suicide in her house due to a family row on Saturday. The girl was preparing for the HSC examination scheduled to start from February 19. Police seized her body and sent it for postmortem after registering an unnatural...

Kin hacks to death 4 of family

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | SUNDARGARH

Tension gripped Deulahudi village under the Bonai police station in Sundargarh district after four members of a family, including two minor children, were found dead in their house in the wee hours on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Kande Munda, his wife Sumi and two children Malini (7) and Mara...

Shah to address pro-CAA rally in BBSR on Feb 28

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is scheduled to come to the State on a two-day visit from February 28. The purpose of his maiden visit to the State after becoming the Home Minister at the Centre is to attend a massive pro-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) rally to be in the State...

State-wide stir of Govt employees on Feb 19

Monday, 17 February 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Odisha State Government Employees’ Coordination Committee will resort to a State wide agitation on February 19 by protesting the exploitative policy of the State Government in view of its recent decision on DA hike and release of arrear. The State Government recently announced to hike the dearness allowance (DA) by...

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