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Bandh affects normal life in Deogarh

Deogarh,November 2: Normal life today was paralysed in Deogarh due to the dawn-to-dusk bandh, which was observed by the district Congress demanding declaration of the entire district as drought-hit.

Commercial establishment and shops have downed shutters, and vehicles were off the roads.

The opposition congress including Odisha Jana Morcha (OJM) staged protests in front of government offices.

The district administration deployed adequate number of police forces to maintain law and order situation.

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...