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CMAS Leader Nachika Linga sent to Judicial Custody

Koraput, Oct 30: Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh (CMAS) leader Nachika Linga, who had surrendered before Odisha police, was sent to judicial custody along with his four associates on Wednesday.

The police produced the top tribal leader and his four associates - Sekru Sirika, Arsu Wadeka, Kandru Huluka and Birsu Wadeka - in the JMFC court that sent them to judicial custody rejecting their bail plea.

Linga and his associates were later sent to Laxmipur jail.

DGP takes stock of railway safety measures

Bhubaneswar: A meeting on safety of rail passengers especially in Maoist-hit areas of Odisha was held at the DGP camp office here. Director General of...

Sujata Mohapatra Selected For Sangeet Natak Akademi Award

Bhubaneswar: Noted Odissi dancer Sujata Mohapatra has been selected for the coveted Sangeet Natak Akademi award (Academy Puraskar) 2017 for her outsta...

Salia Sahi residents protest drain work delay, block road

Bhubaneswar: Women residents have blocked the road at the Salia Sahi slum protesting delay in completion of the ongoing drain work in the slum.The dra...

Fire engulfs 30 houses in Kendrapada village

Kendrapada : Properties worth lakhs of rupees were burnt to ashes as a major fire engulfed 30 houses at Nalapokhari village under Rajkanika block in K...