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Labourer killed during oxygen gas unloading

Dhenkanal,July 29: A labourer was killed and another injured during unloading of oxygen gas cylinders from a truck in the premises of Mishralal Mines in Kanpura.

Police have been identified the deceased as Chitta Naik of Danagadi.

Meanwhile, the injured labourer Harihar Mahakud of Gurujang was rushed to a hospital in Kamakhyanagar.

Sub-collector of the district and police officials examined the matter.

BJD stages cart rally against hike in petrol, diesel prices

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Mahanadi House Committee meets, members provided data for scrutiny

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Maoist posters oppose liquor sell, cock-fight in Chitrakonda

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50 new bikes, container burnt to ashes in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: As many as 50 brand new motorbikes worth over Rs 3 crore were burnt to ashes as a container-truck caught fire at the Reliance petrol pum...