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Huge cache of contraband seized in Khurdha

Khurdha: A joint team of Khurdha police and excise officials on Friday conducted simultaneous raid at three different places in Khurdha and seized a huge cache of illegal contraband. Police have detained three persons in this connection.Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of police and excise personnel raided three places at Baseli sahi, Matha sahi, Hada Chaka in Khurdha and seized the contraband, including brown sugar and illegal liquor from the area.The officials raided the places after they got specific information of drug peddling in the area. 

Odisha govt cuts bus fares across categories

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today reduced the bus fares across categories under the automatic fare revision mechanism after reduction of fuel p...

Naveen Announces 5L New Madhu Babu Pension Beneficiaries

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced the inclusion of 5 lakh additional beneficiaries under Madhu Babu Pension Yojana (MBPY).The...

Body Of Elephant Found In Athagarh Forest Range

Cuttack: Body of a 7-year-old female elephant was recovered near Sabar Taila village under Sukasan reserve of Athagarh forest range in the district &n...

Court Declares Disqualification Of Rayagada Zilla Parishad President Post

Rayagada: The District and Sessions Judge on Tuesday declared Rayagada Zilla Parishad president Purusottam Gamang's post invalid after hearing a petit...