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Ammonia gas leakage from cold storage unit triggers panic in Balasore

Balasore: Panic gripped the residents of ITI Chhak and its surrounding area after ammonia gas leaked from a cold storage unit here on Thursday.On being informed, fire tenders were pressed into the service and the situation was brought to control.

The reports said that the leak occurred at a cold storage unit at ITI Chhak which created a panic among people residing nearby. No casualty was reported in the incident.

Team leaves for Kathmandu to bring Kalpana Das's mortal remains

Bhubaneswar: The three-member team formed to bring the mortal remains of Odisha mountaineer Kalpana Das departed for Kathmandu today.The team comprise...

11 places record temperature above 40 degree Celsius in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha continued to reel under acute heatwave conditions with temperature crossing 40 degree Celsius mark in 11 places in the state today...

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...