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3 Villagers Kidnapped By Maoists In Kalahandi

Maoists abducted three villagers of Karlapat under Thuamul Rampur police limits here on Thursday, Kalahandi SP Brijesh Ray informed adding that the left wing extremists also torched a motorcycle.

Elaborating about the incident, Ray said the group of 15 to 20 ultras have abducted Hari Pradhani, Banamali Naik and Sudarshan Naik of Karlapat suspecting them to be police informers.

CM to inaugurate Gurupriya Bridge on July 26

Malkangiri: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the much-awaited Gurupriya Bridge over the Janbai River in the cut-off area of Chitrakonda b...

Toxic Fish: 'No Formalin' Found In Samples From 20 Districts

Bhubaneswar: Amid reports of presence of cancer-causing Formalin in fishes in Bhubaneswar and Sambalpur, Odisha Health Minister Pratap Jena today urge...

Another Close Aide Of Gangster Tito Nabbed After Police Encounter

Kendrapara: Wanted sharp shooter and close aide of arrested gangster Tito, Bhabani Shankar Sahoo alias Babu Sahoo was nabbed after an encounter with t...

Hirakud Dam To Release Season's First Flood Water Tomorrow

Sambalpur: In order to manage the rising water level due the incessant rain since last couple of days, the Hirakud Dam will release the first flood wa...