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Noted industrialist Bansidhar Panda passes away

Bansidhar Panda

Bhubaneswar, 22/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty )- : Noted industrialist Bansidhar Panda passed away at his residence in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday. He was 87. Bansidhar Panda had founded Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys (IMFA) Limited in 1961. He was the former chairman of Utkal Chamber of Commerce and member of board of governors of IIT Kharagpur. Born in ... Read More »

Indefinite bandh in Odisha’s Sinapali over unannounced power cuts

Nuapada/ Bhubaneswar, 22/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty )- : Protesting unannounced power cuts in Sinapali town in Nuapada district, locals under the banner of Sinapali youth association began an indefinite bandh on Tuesday here. Shops, business establishments, offices and other institutions remained closed due to the strike. Similarly, vehicular traffic was affected at several places as the agitators ... Read More »


Cuttack,21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar )- On getting reliable information regarding running of illegal Mobile Saw Mill, a joint forest raid was conducted by the Vigilance Forest Unit of Sambalpur Division on 19.5.2018 at Tengra PS- Bijepur, Bargarh with the assistance of local Forest staff of Ghens Range under Bargarh Forest Division and a Mobile Saw Mill attached with one old ... Read More »


Cuttack,21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar )- Today i.e. on 21.5.2018, Sri Pradeep Kumar Acharya, Block Accounts Manager, O/o- Medical Officer, Community Health Centre, Madhyakhanda,    Dist- Nayagarh has been caught red-handed by the officers of Vigilance, Bhubaneswar Division for demanding and accepting illegal gratification of Rs.10,000/- (Rupees Ten Thousand) from complainant Sri Sanjib Kumar Panda, Male Health Worker, Chadheyapalli Health Sub-Centre under ... Read More »

Illegal firearms racket busted in Sambalpur, one held


Sambalpur/ Bhubaneswar, 21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty )- : Police on Monday busted an illegal firearms racket in Daleipada area of Sambalpur district. A person identified as Mohammad Zahin Khan was arrested after the firearms were recovered from his house. Five firearms and 12 live bullets were seized from the spot. Police have launched an investigation to ascertain ... Read More »

Foundation stone laid for LPG bottling plant in Balangir


Balangir/ Bhubaneswar, 21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Moohanty )- : Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawar Chand Gehlot on Monday laid the foundation stone of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited’s second LPG bottling plant in Koshala Kalamandala Ground in Balangir district. Speaking on the occasion, Pradhan said, “The bottling plant ... Read More »

DGP appeals NGOs, people’s representatives to participate in campaign against child sexual abuse


Bhubaneswar, 21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Swarna Prava Nayak )- : Director General of Police (DGP) Rajendra Prasad Sharma on Monday appealed the NGOs, people’s representatives, school teachers, students and youth club members to participate in massive state-wide campaign against child sexual abuse scheduled to begin fromMay 28 to June 12. Inaugurating a training workshop of district nodal officers and ... Read More »

Criminal injured in police encounter in Cuttack

Cuttack/ Bhubaneswar, 21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty )- : A criminal was injured in an encounter with police on Sunday night. He was identified as Uttam Singh alias Kabo of Kurunti area. A 9 MM pistol, two live ammunition, three empty cartridges and one mobile phone were seized from the criminal’s possession. Uttam was involved in the PCR ... Read More »

12-hour bandh hits life in Begunia

Begunia/ Bhubaneswar, 21/5/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty )- : Life came to a standstill in Begunia block of Khurda districton Mondayfollowing a 12-hour bandh observed by Begunia Vikash Manch to press for its three-point charter of demands, including Notified Area Council (NAC) status for the block. Business establishments, educational institutions and offices remained closed and vehicular movement was ... Read More »

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