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Ranpur NAC Polls: Another Victory for BJD

Ranpur, May 06: Another fur was added to the crown of chief minister Naveen Patnaik with the victory in the Ranpur Notified Area Council (NAC) polls in Nayagarh district.

The BJD won 13 out of a total of 15 wards in the elections held yesterday.

However, BJP could not open its account in the polls. Remaining two seats were won by Congress and Independent each.

Huge voter's turnout was registered yesterday. A total of 55 candidates were contesting the polls.

50 kg ganja seized, 3 held from Basta rly station

Balasore : Excise officials of seized 50 kg of ganja and arrested three persons, including a women, from Basta railway station in Balasore district th...

Cyclonic Circulation To Bring More Showers In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited rains finally lashed Odisha on Thursday bringing much needed respite from the scorching summer heat. The showers were tr...

Maiden air service between Bhubaneswar-Raipur begins

Bhubaneswar: The much awaited maiden air service between Bhubaneswar and Raipur of Chhatisgarh kicked off from Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPI...

Matric Supplementary Exam Begins In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The annual matric supplementary examination began Friday amid tight security arrangements in Odisha. The exams will continue till June 29...