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Farmer ends life in Bargarh

Bargarh, Oct 26: Yet another farmer ended his life over crop loss and loan burden. Indra Bariha  of Malamunda village under Gaisilat block in Bargarh district allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide on Wednesday night.

Indra was under severe mental stress due to drought, family members said. He consumed poison on Sunday and was admitted to district headquarters hospital. However, he died last night while undergoing treatment.

Thunderstorm Alert For 19 Districts; Flood Situation Likely In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre Saturday issued heavy rain and thunderstorm alert for 19 districts in Odisha.The thunderstorm alert ha...

Lightning Strikes Kill 11, Injure 4 In Odisha

Mayurbhanj/Balasore/Khurda: As many as eleven persons were killed while four others sustained critical injuries after lightning strikes at different p...

Minister Pratap Jena meets Jaga-Kalia at New Delhi AIIMS

New Delhi: Health and Family Welfare Minister Pratap Jena accompanied by a five-member medical expert team on Friday met Kandhamal's separated twins J...

Maoists Bandh Call Affects Normal Life In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Hundreds of passengers were left stranded at different places in Malkangiri today after buses under the Odisha State Road Transport Corpor...