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Bhubaneswar
Saturday, September 23, 2017

Puri

OSAF Inducted Into Odisha Police

Bhubaneswar(Samaya Bureau): Three companies of personnel trained specially in crowd control and management, a special wing of the state police force named Odisha Swift Action Force(OSAF) were inducted into the Odisha Police here today. The three companies would be deployed in Puri for smooth conduct of the Car Festival starting June 25.. The force comprises of more than 300 selected...

Three Deities at Puri Cured, Gajapati Intimated

Puri(Samaya Bureau): After over a week long herbal treatment and performance of secret rituals at Anasara Ghara by the dedicated daitapatis ( a special class of servitors) of Jagannath temple in the three deities have recovered from fever and illness. The temperature of the deities, Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra  receded after the servitors offered Dasamula, prepared from...

Puri: Two sisters charred to death

Odisha,Puri: Two minor sisters were today charred to death while their grand-father and mother sustained injuries when a fire broke out in their house at Harirajpur in Odisha's Puri district. The incident occurred in the wee hours when the family members were sleeping inside the thatched house, a police official said. The sisters were identified as Subhadra (7) and her Boula...

Odisha: Hundreds of Olive Ridley Turtles, Dolphin found dead near Puri beach

Odisha
Puri: In a pitiful incident, more than hundred jeopardised Olive Ridley Turtles and bottlenose dolphines on Wednesday, have found dead on the beach near Pantha Niwas in between Digabarini and Chakratirtha Road of the Puri Beach. According to officials, the turtles came to the mouth of rivers Devi and Rushikulya of the Odisha coast for annual nesting. Illegal trawler operation in the...