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30-feet-long dead whale washes ashore in Bhitarkanika

Kendrapara: Carcass of a 30-feet-long whale was found along the Baitarani River mouth near Ahirajpur village under Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district today.

As per sources, locals of Ahirajpur village spotted the dead whale on the river mouth with foul smell emanating from it.The forest officials recovered the dead marine species on getting information from the local people.While the exact reason behind its death is yet to be ascertained, the carcass of the whale has been sent for an autopsy. 

Morning schools from April 2, summer vacation from May 6

Bhubaneswar: In view of heat wave condition, the Odisha government on Saturday announced morning classes in all schools from April 2.The School and Ma...

'Defeating BJD Is My Goal': Pratyusha Rajeshwari

Bhubaneswar: In a last minute twist, Kandhamal MP and former BJD leader Pratyusha Rajeshwari Singh today joined BJP when speculations were rife that s...

Congress releases second list of candidates for LS, Assembly seats in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The All India Congress Committee (AICC) has released its second list of candidates for two Lok Sabha and 54 Assembly constituencies for e...

BJP declares second list of candidates for Odisha polls

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has released the second list of candidates for 5 Lok Sabha and 22 Assembly seats for upcoming elections ...