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Maoists, cops exchange fire in Bolangir

Bolangir, Oct 28: Heavy gunbattle have been reported between the Maoists and police force in Chandili Reserve forest in Bolangir district in Odisha. Bolangir SP K. Siva Subramani confirmed this. The gunbattle lasted for two hours. The Maoists are suspected to come via Bargarh district. Police have launched a massive search operation in the area.

Truck hits band-party van; 2 killed, 10 hurt

Bhawanipatna: In a tragic accident, two persons were killed and 10 others sustained injuries, some of them critically, as a Pick Up van, in which they...

Shoes hurled at Odisha CM during Bijepur campaigning

Bargarh: A youth today hurled shoes at Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik when he was addressing a public meeting at Kumbhari of Barpali in...

Naveen's emotional appeal to voters ahead of Bijepur by-poll

Bargarh: BJD President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik began his election campaign for by-poll to Bijepur assembly constituency on Tuesday.Ad...

Union Minister Smriti Irani campaigns in Bijepur

Bargarh: Tearing into the Naveen-led BJD government in Odisha, during her addressed at a public meeting during Bijepur by-poll campaign in the Gaisile...