Malkangiri SP given grand farewell

Malkangiri SP given grand farewell

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | MALKANAGIRI

Honesty and hard work pay off. And the outgoing SP of Maoist-infested Malkangiri district Jagmohan Meena has proved it. The IPS officer, who has been transferred to Angul during the recent IPS reshuffle, received a grand farewell from Jawans as well as locals on his last day in office as...

Four more dists included in OMBADC

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The State Government has decided to include Angul, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda and Deogarh districts in the Odisha Mineral Bearing Areas Development Corporation (OMBADC) for undertaking developmental and livelihood programmes. With this, the number of districts included in OMBADC will rise to eight. Now, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Jajpur and Mayurbhanj are covered under it. Under...

in brief

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS

2 held for selling lottery tickets in B’swar Baleswar: The Baleswar Town police on Thursday arrested three persons on the charges of selling lottery tickets illegally. The police took action on the complaints lodged by some residents of the Golapokhari residents. Dowry death alleged in Jaleswar Baleswar: Relatives of one Rumita Behera have...

Hosp super held taking bribe in Ganjam

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

Superintendent of Bhanjanagar Sub-Divisional Hospital (SDH) in Ganjam district Dr Pitambar Dash was caught red-handed by Vigilance officials while he was accepting bribe from relatives of a patient on Thursday morning. Dr Dash had reportedly demanded Rs 5000 from one Bhanumati Barik for conducting a hernia operation of her husband at...

Ex-BeMC Corporator’s son hurt in brutal attack

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

Gourav Sethi, son of former Brahmapur Municipal Corporation (BeMC) Corporator Krushna Chandra Sethi, was critically injured in a lethal attack by a group at Sita Dhemiri Street under the Big Bazaar police station here on Wednesday. Later, he was rescued and admitted to the MKCG Medical College Hospital here. It is...

ITIans’ ‘scrap guitar’ enters Asia Book of Records

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

Students of the Government-run Industrial Training Institute (ITI) here have achieved a big success for their magnificent creation out of wastes. The ITIans have scripted history after a 70-feet-high scrap guitar registered a place in the Asia Book of Records. With guidance by Principal Rajat Kumar Panigrahi and other teachers, about 150...

2 days on, lawyer’s attackers not nabbed

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

Lawyers on Thursday expressed strong resentment as police have not arrested the miscreants who attacked and injured senior lawyer Prafulla Jagannath Padhy two days back. Two motorbike riders had beaten Padhy severely as he opposed their rash driving at Prem Nagar on Tuesday evening. After being attacked by them, Padhy was...

Meet on dairy entrepreneurship dev held

Friday, 23 August 2019 | PNS | JAGATSINGHPUR

A district-level dairy entrepreneurship development scheme workshop was organised by the Nabard in association with the administration and bankers here on Tuesday. Collector SK Mohapatra inaugurating the workshop highlighted the dairy farm project supported by Central Government for starting self-employment among people. He also asked the bankers to take priority for...

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