Abducted baby rescued in Paradip

Abducted baby rescued in Paradip

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | PARADIP

Police on Wednesday rescued a child and detained a domestic help in connection with the kidnapping of the kid here. The two-and-a-half-year-old baby, son of Shatrughan Samal of Titira village, was allegedly abducted by the domestic help identified as Manini Sahoo last week. Samal along with his wife and the little son...

‘Rajiv was epitome of peace, brotherhood’

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The 75th birthday of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and distribution of Rajiv Gandhi Pratibha Puraskar were celebrated here on Tuesday. The programme organised jointly by the Odisha Rajiv Gandhi Chhatra Forum and the Rajiv Gandhi Study Circle was presided over by forum president Satyabrata Nayak. Congress Working Committee member and...

Vyasanagar municipality EE held taking bribe

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | JAJPUR/NABARANGPUR

The Vigilance police on Wednesday arrested Vyasanagar Municipality Assistant Executive Engineer Prahallad Mohapatra red-handed while he demanding and accepting a bribe. Mohapatra allegedly demanded Rs 38,000 from a contractor Santosh Kumar Routray to pass a bill.  Finding no other alternative, the contractor reported the matter to Vigilance officials, who subsequently laid...

Odisha lawyers’ association holds annual meet

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | KHORDHA

The All Odisha Lawyers’ Association (AOLA) organised its State-level third executive meeting here on Tuesday under the chairmanship of its president Bichitra Kumar Badajena. Secretary Satyajit Sahoo presented the annual report. Various resolutions were passed in the meeting. While the annulment of the State Administration Tribunal was opposed, demands like issuance...

Woman delivers baby in auto-rikshaw

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | NABARANGPUR

In another shameful incident for the health administration here, a woman delivered a baby girl in a moving auto-rickshaw in Bhaluguda under Dabugam block in Nabarangpur district on Wednesday. According to reports, the woman, Rukumani Gouda, of Bhalluguda village suffered labour pain on Tuesday morning. Her family members called the 102...

Man severs leg of his son-in-law with axe

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | BOUDH

A man allegedly severed his son-in-law’s leg with an axe in Kantamal of the district on Tuesday. Sources said the victim Saurabh Dandia had married Sahi Mahalik’s daughter  Jyotsna. But Sashi was against the marriage. While Saurabh was returning home after dropping Jyotsna near Dunguriguda Anganwadi centre, Sashi attacked him with an...

Nabarangpur Class V student dies of anaemia

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | NABARANGPUR

A Class-V student, Basanti Jani, a resident of Handiguda, under the Tentulikhunti police limits died on Wednesday. Source said that recently Jani had complaint of illness to the teachers while was in school and was rushed to the Papadahandi Community Health Centre (CHC), Dolaiguda. On August 17, she was shifted to...

SMIT holds orientation meet

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

The Sanjay Memorial Institute of Technology (SMIT) Degree Engineering College held its orientation programme here recently. College president Dr Bhagaban Gantayat inaugurating the programme said the institution has made its name at a national-level as many students of the institution are at a good position in different multinational companies. He requested the...

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