State

Elephant herd wreaks havoc in Khurda village

Khurda: Panic gripped the locals of Goda village under Begunia block in Khurda district after an elephant herd wreaked havoc in the village today.

According to sources, the jumbo herd strayed into the village in search of food and damaged the standing crops besides eating away the paddy cultivated on acres of land.Reportedly, the elephant herd also went on a rampage damaging the boundary of a house.On being informed, forest department officials rushed to the village and launched an operation to drive away the jumbos into the wild.While the movement of elephants is being constantly monitored, necessary steps to deal with the elephant menace are underway, the forest officials said. 

Thunderstorm and rain alert 2 Odisha dists

Bhubaneswar: The Regional earth science Centre here issued electrical storm and moderate rain alert for 2 districts in Odisha until ten.30 am nowadays...

Naveen visit Patkura today

Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will visit Patkura assembly constituency today to campaign for the party ...

Biswabhusan Next Governor of Andhra Pradesh

Senior Bjp leader Biswabhusan Harichandan will be the next Governor of Andhra Pradesh. President of india Sri Ramnath Kovind has appointed him as the ...

Puri Triple murder: Six together with prime suspect command

Puri: Police on weekday inactive six persons together with the prime suspect in reference to the brutal murder of 3 persons at Patnaikia sq. in Sakhig...