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BK Sharma felicitates firefighters for rescuing 3-year-old girl

Cuttack: As many as nine firefighters from the state were felicitated on Wednesday for their bravery during rescue operation of a three-year-old girl from a 200 feet borewell at Golasar village under Handapa police limits in Angul district on 25 December.

Bijay Kumar Sharma, DG (Fire), felicitated the fire services personnel at the Fire Services Headquarters office for rescuing the minor girl Radha Sahu by putting their lives at risk.

Notably, Radha, the daughter of Santosh Sahu of Golasar village had fallen in a 200 feet borewell while playing near it.

Utkal University postpones Plus III 4th semester exam

Bhubaneswar: In view of heavy rainfall across the state, the authorities of Utkal University (UU) today postponed the Plus III 4th semester examinatio...

List of trains controlled, cancelled, short terminated due to heavy rainfall in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In view of heavy rain in coastal area, some of the trains were en-routed for water-logging at Khurda Road Railway station, Bhubaneswar Ra...

Heavy Rain Brings Odisha To Halt; Normal Life Hit In Twin City

Bhubaneswar: Incessant rainfall over the last 24 hours due to the low-pressure over the Bay of Bengal has thrown normal life out of gear in several pa...

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...