Literacy week observed in DAV Pokhariput

Literacy week observed in DAV Pokhariput

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Literacy Week was celebrated by the Department of English of the DAV Public School Pokhariput here with numerous activities and competitions from September 4 to 7 in the school. On the concluding day, students of Classes-XI and XII recited self-composed poems on literacy. In order to motivate students towards the...

Urea not available in Nuapada

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | NUAPADA

The farmers everywhere in Nuapada district are aggrieved over nonavailability of urea in crucial season for crops. "Urea is not available in the district since last one and a half months. Farmers are forced to buy urea in exorbitant price from traders of Balangir district," alleged Sanjay Tiwari, a farmer leader...

Man kills 1-month-old son, buries body

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | BHADRAK

In a deeply shocking incident, a man has allegedly killed his one-month-old son at Gelatua under the Bhadrak Rural police station in the district and buried the body. The baby’s mother had lodged a police complaint in this regard on September 7, on the basis of which the accused, identified as...

College student dies; kin allege murder

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | ATHAGARH

A first year student of the RP +2 Science Residential College in the Athagarh area has died under mysterious circumstances. The deceased, identified as Suryakant Samal of Dhenkanal, was a hostel inmate in the college. The college authorities said Suryakant attempted to commit suicide on Sunday, following which he was admitted...

B'pur Babu wades though water, reaches out to flood victims

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

Following reports of flash floods in Elagol village of Ganjam district, Brahmapur Sub-Collector Sindhe Datatreya Bhaosaheb rolled up his sleeves and headed towards the far-flung areas crossing river and wading through knee-deep water. Notably, tribal people in the region have been facing several difficulties due to lack of road communication following...

Woman kills 2 sons, ends life in K’handi’

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | BHAWANIPATNA

A woman killed her two sons by slitting their throats and also ended her life in Kalahandi district on Sunday night. The woman was identified as Bimala Majhi. While her two sons were lying dead with throat slit at home, her body along with decapitated head was found on a railway...

Bus runs over youth at Dhenkanal

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | DHENKANAL

A youth was killed being run over by a bus at Kunjakanta of Dhenkanal town on Monday. Keshab Dehuri (28) was on his way to watch the immersion ceremony of Ganesh idols during which he met with the accident. When Keshab was riding a two-wheeler, he was hit by the bus...

Ambulance hits truck; 3 killed, 3 hurt

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS | JAJPUR

At least three persons were killed and three others seriously injured when an ambulance rammed into a stationary truck at Chhatia Chhak in Jajpur district late on Sunday night. According to sources, a 108-ambulance carrying a patient and four others from Dasarathpur to Cuttack met with the tragedy as it dashed...

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