4 Maoists surrender before Odisha police at Bonai
Monday, January 19, 2015
Rourkela: Four Maoists surrendered before the police at Bonai in Sundargarh district on Sunday. They were identified as Johan Munda, Joseph Jarkot, Johan Purti and Sunita Munda.
Johan Munda was allegedly involved in the blasting of Gram Panchayat office and...
Odisha: Elephant, calf rescued from well
Friday, August 01, 2014
Rourkela: An elephant and her calf were rescued on Thursday as both of them fell into a well at Jhirpani area, 35 Kms away from Rourkela.
The elephant and her calf were walking towards the Jhirpani area. However, on their way, the baby elephant fell inside ...
Odisha: CPI (M) won the Bonai Assembly seat, 3 independent win the assembly race
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Bhubaneswar: Like two earlier Assemblies, the upcoming 15th State Assembly will also have presence of a lone Left MLA as Communist Party of India (Marxist)’s Laxman Munda won the Bonai Assembly seat in Sundargarh district.
Munda defeated his nea...
Police, PLFI men exchange bullets, 4 injured
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Rourkela: During an encounter with special squad of Rourkel police in Talladega on the outskirts of the Steel Cityon Tuesday, at least four members of the People’s Liberation Front of India (PLFI) were injured, sources said.
The special police squad o...
Odisha: Miscreants loot SBI ATM and decamp with Rs27,98,700 cash at Kuarmunda
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Rourkela: Miscreants have managed to loot another SBI ATM and decamp with Rs27,98,700 cash at Kuarmunda area in Sundargarh district on Sunday afternoon. Police and ATM experts are investigating the case, while two persons have been detained for interrogation.
Rural women trained to become agro-entrepreneurs
Friday, October 04, 2013
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Thirty six women from the Koida block of Sundergarh district got field exposures at various agriculture research institutes based in Bhubaneswar and were trained to become self reliant and agro- entrepreneurs.
These women mostly fro...
Two schoolboys killed by lightning in Sundergarh
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Rourkela: Two boys were killed when lightning struck them on Monday evening under the Hatibari police limits of Sundargarh district. Subhas Kujur(15) and Samleswar Singh (15), both native of Kanderkela of Nuagaon block, who were students of Class X, had gone to nearby Menmena village &nb...
Seven persons were killed by lightning
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Sundergarh: In separate incidents, at least seven persons were killed on Sunday including two football players after being struck by lightning in the State. According to sources, a lightning bolt struck the players during a football match at Jalda stadium under Lathikata Block, killing t...
Odisha: Audit team unearths Rs 8 cr scam in coop bank
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Rourkela: Irregularities to the tune of over Rs 8 crore have been reported in the Central Cooperative Bank Limited (SDCC), Rourkela Branch, by a special audit team engaged by the Auditor General Cooperative Societies (AGCS).
According to sources, after getting the report from...
BJP vice president Jual Oram participated in a blood donation camp
Sunday, June 23, 2013
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sudergarh: BJP vice president and former Union minister Jual Oram participated in a blood donation camp organised today in the district headquarters town of Sundargarh to mark the death anniversary of Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee. Oram will launch a fu...
OMML firing: Two security guards held
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Sundargarh: Police on Friday arrested two security men of Odisha Manganese and Minerals Limited (OMML) at Koira in connection with Thursday's firing and seized two double-barrel guns from their possession.
The arrested have been identified as Lalan Singh and Alok Kumar....
Pahadi Cheeta gang chief killed in encounter
Monday, May 27, 2013
Rourkela: In a major gun battle, the head of the Pahadi Cheeta Group, a criminal gang which had been spreading panic in the district, was killed in an encounter with police on Saturday night. He was identified as Dilip Sahu who had been heading the gang for last few years.
Odisha Police nabbed Hardcore Maoist
Sunday, December 09, 2012
Rourkela: Police arrested a hardcore armed Maoist cadre from the Saranda forest in Sundargarh district during combing operation.
The Maoist was identified as Ram Gagrai (23), alias Chhotu. He hails from the Jareikela area of Jharkhand under West Singhb...
Odisha: CBI raids Ahluwalia’s residence, office
Monday, October 15, 2012
Rourkela: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team today raided the office and residence of leading mines owner Prashant Ahluwalia here.
As per sources, the agency, after registration of cases, launched search operations spread across 16 locations in Hyderabad, Satn...
Odisha: Maoist woman cadre held
Sunday, September 23, 2012
A Maoist woman cadre was arrested from the jungles of Saranda on the borders of Jharkhand and Odisha by security personnel today.
Special Opeartion Group, district volunteer force and the local police had launched a joint search operation this morning and netted...