In a shocking incident, a man was found dead with his throat slit in an abandoned house near Bhalla High School at Khurda this morning.
In another such incident, Maoists burnt three JCBs at Darliput village near Nandapur in Koraput district late on Monday night.
A hardcore criminal, Bhabagrahi Panda, was caught injured following an encounter with police at Haridaposhi village under Tigirial police station in Cuttack district’s Athagarh late on Monday night.
Adding to the confusion and panic prevailing in the Niali block of Cuttack district over lamb killings in last few months, bodies of some more lambs were found from a cattle shed in the Alana village today. This time also the livers of the killed lambs were found missing. The News7 team visited the spot recently and talked to the people living in constant fear.
Pulling of three Raths, Taladwhaja of Lord Balabhadra, Darpadalan of Devi Subhadra and Nandighosh of Lord Jagannath, will resume at 9 am today.
In a tragic mishap, a person was killed and two others sustained critical injuries as a truck they were travelling skids of a bridge and plunges into a ditch in Angul district this morning.
In a ghastly incident, a woman was critically injured in attack of her husband’s political rivals in a village under the Nikirai police station in Kendrapara district early this morning.
It seems as if the days of the illegal liquor traders in the state are numbered with each next day women groups targeting liquor selling units in Odisha. In a latest instance a group of angry women staged protest before a liquor shop in the state capital Bhubaneswar and vandalized the standees and signboards put up before it.
In an incident pointing at the deteriorating law and order situation in the state capital Bhubaneswar, mutilated body of a security guard was found from the premises of the organization he was working for today. The incident left the staffs of the concerned organization panic-stricken.
The State Government would establish a unitary Odia Language and Literature University very soon, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today.