Vigilance sleuths produced tainted IAS officer and suspended Orissa State Small Industries Corporation (OSIC) Managing Director Partha Sarathi Mishra at the Special Vigilance Court, Cuttack after completion of the latter’s two-day remand.
The Justice Bimal Prasad Das Commission of Inquiry appointed by the State Government to bring in reforms into the functioning of the Jagannath Temple, Puri will visit Tirupati Temple in Andhra Pradesh on February 26 to study the temple management, security aspects and servitors appointment process and role there before submitting his interim report to the Government.
The body of a woman, who was missing along with his infant son from February 20, was found in a pond in Kandapalla village under Ambabhona police station in Bargarh district this morning.
In another such incident, three miscreants snatched away Rs 2 lakh from a businessman on gun point in Parjanga area in Dhenkanal district this morning.
A Congress worker of Baleswar district, who had been attacked and severely injured by opponent party supporters five days back, succumbed to his injuries at the SCB Medical College and Hospital this morning.
In another post-poll violence, a youth was injured critically as two groups of people clashed at Narasinghpur village under Digapahandi block in Ganjam district this morning.
In a big success in combing against the Maoists Muniguda Police arrested dreaded Maoist Saiba Pusika.
In yet another Mao-cruelty in the State , a group of Maoists beaten up five villagers black and blue injuring them in Malkangiri district late Tuesday night. The red rebels left posters stuck to the trees in the village after the attack, warning villagers of the same consequences if try to develop any connection with police.
The Odisha Council of Ministers approved a draft proposal of the State Budget 2017-18 of Rs 1.06 Cr in a meeting held at the State Secretariat here today evening.
The conscienceless adherence to rules and regulations by hospital staffs has cost a newborn’s life in the Rourkela Government Hospital (RGH) on Tuesday night.