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Prez seeks blessings of Lord Jagannath in Puri

Puri: In his maiden visit to Odisha after assuming office as the President, Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday visited Puri Srimandir to seek blessings of Lord Jagannath.

Elaborate arrangements were made by district administration and the officials of Sri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) for the President's visit to the temple.

Kovind along with his wife had a darshan of the sibling deities from inside the Garbha Griha of the 12th century shrine.

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Rewari gang rape: One more accused held from Odisha's Ganjam

Berhampur: The Haryana police on Tuesday arrested one more army man suspected to be involved in the gang rape of a 19-year-old girl in Rewari earlier ...