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Man Gets Life Term For Murder

A local court on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to a person for killing a villager three years back in Balasore district.

Besides this, District judge of Balasore, Biranchi Narayan Mahanty, also imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 on the convict Purusottam Sing.

In default, he would have to undergo an additional 1 year jail term.

According to prosecution, Purusottam Sing beheaded Dukha Sing with an axe in a village under Rajbarhmpur police station on December 24, 2014.

Minor Girl Commits Suicide Over Family Disturbance

Cuttack: A minor girl was found hanging from the ceiling of her house under Tangi police limits in the district late last night.The family belonged to...

Traces Of Formalin Found In Fish Samples In Sambalpur

Sambalpur: Traces of cancer inducing chemical formalin were found in fish samples collected from Sambalpur town on Thursday. A joint team of Sambalpur...

Two Odia Workers Succumb To Unknown Disease In Goa, 8 Others Admitted To SCB

Balasore: Eight youths from Balasore suffering from an unknown disease were today admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) in Cuttack...

Formalin Laced Fish: Raids On Fish Markets, Godowns In Sambalpur & Bolangir

Sambalpur: Sambalpur Municipal Corporation and fisheries officials today conducted joint raids on the fish outlets at nine places in the city and coll...