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Six hurt as two families clash over land dispute in Cuttack

Cuttack: As many as six persons, including four women, were injured in a clash that erupted between two families over a land dispute at Sukarpada in Cuttack district on Saturday evening.According to reports, the families of Sona Khan and Sheikh Nizam of Sukarpada locality used to quarrel over some property dispute.However, the situation turned ugly yesterday after some members of Khan's family allegedly barged into Nizam's house and attacked his family members with sharp weapons.
On intimation, police reached the spot and detained two persons for interrogation. A case has been registered and further probe into the matter is underway.

Thunderstorm and rainfall alert for 9 Odisha dists

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) regional centre here issued thunderstorm and rainfall alert for nine districts of Odisha till ...

Ganja consignment seized from Badambadi, two held

Cuttack: Excise sleuths have seized a ganja consignment from Badambadi Bus Stand in Cuttack and arrested two persons involved in illegal trade on Satu...

BJD's first parliamentary party meeting held

Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal's first parliamentary party meeting was held on Sunday at the residence of Odisha Chief Minister (Naveen Niwas) in Bhuban...

18 hurt as bus hits roadside tree on NH 56

Sonepur: At least 18 persons received injuries after the bus they were travelling dashed into a roadside tree near Basudevpali on NH-56 (Khurda-Bolang...