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Mayurbhanj Zilla Parishad Zone 32 Bypoll Underway

Baripada: Voting for the by-election to Zilla Parishad zone -32 of the Bijatala block in Mayurbhanj district is being held today amid tight security.Voters made a beeline to cast their votes at 82 booths of five panchayats since 7 am today.
As per reports, as many as 23,119 voters will decide the fate of 10 poll candidates in Bijatala, Mundatkhura, Banakati, Raihari and Luhashila panchayats.

Odisha Congress In Doldrums! Mahila Unit Vice President Jayshree Patnaik Quits Party

Bhubaneswar: Close on the heels of resignation of senior party leaders and MLAs Naba Das and Jogesh Singh, Odisha Pradesh Mahila Congress Vice Preside...

Naveen announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for kin of two killed in Nayagarh

Nayagarh: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed grief over the deaths of two persons in an attack by a mentally-challenged person in Odagaon of Naya...

Anganwadi Workers Thank Naveen For Enhanced Monthly Pay, Other Sops

Bhubaneswar: Expressing delight at the announcement of hike in honorarium by the Odisha Government, Anganwadi workers today thanked Chief Minister Nav...

Annual dolphin census in Chilika begins

Puri: The Chilika Development Authority (CDA) and Forest department officials on Thursday began the annual dolphin census in Chilika Lake.The dolphin ...