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CBI arrests MLA Pravat Biswal in Seashore chit fund scam

Bhubaneswar, 19/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ): The CBI arrested BJD MLA Pravat Biswal was arrested by the CBI in connection with the Seashore chit fund scam late on Monday night. The legislator from Cuttack-Choudwar was arrested from his residence at Mahanadi Vihar in Cuttack following a marathon round of questioning. Pravat and his wife Laxmi Bilasini Biswal ... Read More »

Eight held in gambling den raid at Berhampur


Berhampur/Bhubaneswar, 18/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Police swooped on a gambling den at Berhampur in Ganjam district on Monday. During raid on the gambling den, a team of Berhampur police arrested eight persons on charges of gambling. Eight mobile phones and more than Rs 6 lakh in cash were seized from the gamblers’ possession, police sources ... Read More »

Poll violence: Bombs hurled in Maharishi College premises


Bhubaneswar, 18/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : In yet another incident of pre-poll violence, a group of miscreants hurled crude bombs were in the premises of Maharishi College here on Monday. Following the incident, heavy police force was deployed at the college to avoid any untoward incident. On the other hand, the authorities of University Law College ... Read More »



Bhubaneswar, 18/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar )-  Engineers’ Day 2017 has been celebrated by EVER GREEN FORUM at Jayadev Bhavan, Bhubaneswar. Mr Prafulla Samal, Hon’ble Minister of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises inaugurated this mega event by lighting the lamp. In his speech, he emphasized on the role of engineers in the development of country. Among others Mr. Ramesh Chandra Majhi, ... Read More »

BJD hartal affects rail, road network across state

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Bhubaneswar, 18/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : The five-hour hartal observed by the ruling BJD disrupted rail and road traffic at all the district headquarters and blocks across the state on Monday demanding withdrawal of fuel price hike. Almost all the shops, markets and commercial establishments remained closed in the capital city. The bus depots at different ... Read More »

Utkal University closed sine die after unrest


Bhubaneswar, 18/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Students’ union elections at Utkal University were cancelled for this year and the university was closed sine die following unrest. The authorities took the decision after two students groups fought a pitched battle at the university premises. Following which bombs were hurled at hostel no-5 and 2 of the university ... Read More »

BJD to observe peaceful hartal against fuel price hike tomorrow


Bhubaneswar, 17/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : The BJD will observe peaceful hartal across the state tomorrow to put pressure on the Centre to rollback its decision to increase the prices of petrol and diesel. Addressing a press meet on Sunday, party’s spokesperson Sanjay Dasburma said the party workers will stage dharana and demonstrations at all the ... Read More »


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New Delhi /Bhubaneswar, 17/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar )-Union Minister of Tribal Affairs  ShJualOram today   undertook  Shramdaan  and sanitation drive by  cleaning of  slum dwelling area of Kanak Durga Colony in  R K Puram  Area of National Capital New Delhi on occasion of 67th birth anniversary of Prime Minister ShNarender Modi jito observe SevaDiwas (Day of Service) . Union Minister of ... Read More »

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