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Jumbo electrocuted in Ganjam

Berhampur: In yet another incident of man-animal conflict, a tusker was found dead under mysterious conditions in a jungle near Makarapali village under Buguda forest range in Ganjam district early this morning.

Forest officials have recovered the body, reports said.

Though exact reason behind the death of the jumbo was yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that it died of electrocution.

Maoist posters oppose liquor sell, cock-fight in Chitrakonda

Malkangiri: Maoists have issued threat for life calls through posters to gram panchayat heads of Chitrakonda cut-off area in Malkangiri district, acco...

50 new bikes, container burnt to ashes in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: As many as 50 brand new motorbikes worth over Rs 3 crore were burnt to ashes as a container-truck caught fire at the Reliance petrol pum...

Phulbani coldest place in Odisha at 3.5 degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: Phulbani in Kandhamal district was the coldest place in Odisha today at 3.5 degree Celsius while nine other places in the state recorded ...

Agitating ambulance staff polish shoes, clean vehicles in Sambalpur

Sambalpur: Three days after resorting to begging near Samlaeswari temple in Sambalpur, agitating staff of 108 ambulance service today polished shoes a...