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Flood water gushes into Bhattarika Temple in Cuttack

Cuttack: The flood water has entered into the Maa Bhattarika Temple located at Narasinghpur in Cuttack district on Monday following increase of rain water in the Mahanadi river basin.
The flood water gushed into the temple premises as a result which the rituals were halted and idols of the temple were relocated by the Endowment Department.Incessant downpour since the last few days in the state has caused minor flood situation in the Mahanadi river and its tributaries submerging several low-lying areas in the six distrcits. 

Five elephants swept away in Mahanadi

Cuttack: As many as five elephants were swept away in Mahanadi river near Mundali in Cuttack district while they were trying to cross the river early ...

Mahanadi Tribunal hearing: Ch'garh, Maha seek 8 weeks to respond

Bhubaneswar: The Mahanadi River Water Dispute Tribunal today conducted the maiden hearing in the long standing dispute between Odisha and Chhattisgarh...

Naveen takes aerial survey of three flood-hit districts

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today took an aerial survey of the situation in the flood-affected districts of Ganjam, Gajapati and Rayaga...

Youth hacked to death by brother-in-law in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: A 24-year-old youth was allegedly hacked to death by his brother in law at Shaidabada village under Haripur panchayat in Bhadrak district on ...