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Red Sandalwood seized in Gajapati, 4 Held

Gajapati, Nov 04: Forest officials seized red sandalwood worth lakhs from Narayanpur forest range in Gajapati district late on Monday, arresting four smugglers during a raid.

The officers caught the accused when red sandalwood was being transported to neighbouring Andhra Pradesh in a vehicle, said divisional forest officer (DFO), Paralakhemundi, R K Singh on Tuesday.

Villager trampled to death in Sambalpur

Sambalpur : In another incident of man-animal conflict, a villager was trampled to death by an elephant at Padiabahal in Sambalpur district early...

Phulnakhara-Niali road blocked by Sarpanch, supporters

Bhubaneswar: The traffic on Phulnakhara- Niali state highway was disrupted as local Sarpanch and his supporters blocked the road at Kuranga Sasana dem...

Odisha Reels Under Intense Heat Wave As Monsoon Remains Stagnant

Bhubaneswar: Intense heat wave condition in the past 48 hours has thrown life out of gear across Odisha with mercury breaching the 40 degree Celsius m...

Chilika Boat Capsize: All 6 Missing Bodies Fished Out; CM Announces Rs 4L Ex-Gratia

Khurda/Ganjam: The toll in the boat capsize incident in Chilika Lake which took place Saturday evening has risen to six with recovery of the bodies of...